Interior Design Trends 2018

Interior Design Trends 2018

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Now is the time to begin planning out for interior themes for 2018. Not every room in the house needs a makeover, but you probably have a bedroom that needs sprucing up or a bathroom that needs some attention. Take some inspiration from our thoughts on how to pick ‘n’ mix some great styles for 2018. Mix greens and greys …

Christmas Gift Ideas

Christmas gift ideas for those who love Home

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It’s not surprising if you are struggling for Christmas gift ideas again. Every year, it seems to get harder to find the perfect gift. However, perhaps you’ve noticed that your friend/family member likes to accessorise their home? So, why not join in their fun and buy them something home-related? Here are a few ideas to help you get thinking. Picture …

The Perfect Christmas Tree

The Perfect Christmas Tree

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It’s December, which means you officially have permission to put up your Christmas tree. Perhaps you will dig out an old, artificial one from the loft or you’ll splash out on a real one. The perfect Christmas tree will be the centrepiece of your seasonal festivities, and is probably the most important Christmas decoration to get right. The Perfect Tree …

Christmas Design Ideas

Christmas Design Ideas

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We love Christmas. Let’s not pretend like we don’t. At Brookside, we’d have more Christmas days if we could. But it’s not just the one day that we love. We love the long run-up and the preparation for Christmas – doing the shopping, getting the tree, sorting out family preparations and mostly, we love decorating the house! So, here are …

Choosing a rug

Choosing a Rug

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When choosing a rug, size is as critical as colour, and texture. Rugs can be a significant investment, and therefore it is important to consider the size and the room you are using it for before you get in to the design details. Although, it is usually the design details that will capture the eye! Our consultants here at Brookside …

Using Blinds

Choosing The Right Blinds

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The use of blinds has remained popular since humans created windows! From the early wooden shutters, to the contemporary slatted wooden blind – a way to block out sunlight, or create privacy, and yet let in air, has remained in the domain of the blind. Of course blinds can be fabric, slatted, corded, venetian, roller or Roman. The choice is …

Interior Design For a Home Sale

Interior Design For a Home Sale

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Selling your home does not need to be stressful. If you have decided to sell your home, you’ll want to attract offers from reliable buyers. To help achieve the best possible price from interested buyers, it is worth taking the time to tidy, declutter, clean, renew and refresh your home before launching it onto the market. You do not want your …

Redesign Living Room

Redesigning your Living Areas

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When the time comes to redecorate your living room, there are many choices to make. Are you going to rearrange the room layout? Do you need to make any structural changes, like putting up or pulling down partition walls? Will the colour scheme change? Do you need new furniture? Sometimes refreshing the walls and soft furnishings can radically change the …

Top Interior Design Trends for 2017

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Brookside Carpets and Curtains have interior design consultants that keep abreast of the changes in style that naturally occur each season, and each year. Design consultants often disagree on the exact trend that is the definitive statement for the year, but we keep ourselves up-to-date with all the trend gossip so that we can help you choose the products you …

Why Luxury Vinyl Tiles offer a better solution than Ceramic Tiles for your home.

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At Brookside we know that vinyl flooring was once considered the less chic alternative to ceramic flooring. However this is certainly no longer the case. Our most popular products are Amtico and Karndean, and their total versatility, durability and sustainability make them a perfect choice for modern homes. Creativity and a return to our playful side, is a strong element …