Practical consideration for choosing a carpet in a nursery

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Bringing your newborn home is a joyful occasion and when the newest addition to the family arrives home for the first time, you will want to have a beautiful and cosy bedroom ready and waiting.  Whilst many newborns share the room of their parents for the first few weeks or even months, before you know it, they will be on …


Keeping carpets clean and maintained during the Coronavirus

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Many people are using their time away from work during the Coronavirus to give their homes a spring clean.  Hygiene is on most people’s list of priorities at the moment and whilst people are disinfecting their way through their homes, one of the most common items that is forgotten about, is carpets. Vacuuming alone, will not kill germs or bacteria …

How to choose the right carpet for the bedroom

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When it comes to redecorating your bedroom, you should choose a decor that feels comfortable, spacious and have a calm feel. Whilst it may seem like a minor detail, choosing the carpet can go a long way in creating the look and mood you are after. If you are looking to find that perfect carpet, here at Brookside, we give …


Spring home trends for 2020

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Before splurging lots of money on unnecessary items, there are many ways that you can change the decor in your home to give it a completely different feel. Many of them are affordable and easy to change. If you are looking for some inspiration to update your home this spring, here at Brookside we show you what the top trends …

Choosing a flooring style that suits a busy family home

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When choosing flooring for a home, the decision is not always as straightforward as you may think and is especially true when it comes to a multi-purpose family household, when children and pets are involved there is always more to consider, including safety and practicality.  However, you needn’t sacrifice your dream look for the sake of making your flooring family-friendly. …

Get cosy this New Year with a new carpet

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With Christmas on the horizon, most of us are putting the finishing touches to our homes and getting ready for the festive break. With most of the time being spent at home, after the celebrations have ended, many of us enter into the New Year wanting to make some changes around the home. A carpet can be a big investment …


Keep the warmth in with curtains

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The cold weather is setting in and there appears to be no end to the rain. As we say goodbye to the crisp autumn weather and start to welcome in winter, it’s time to start making your home cosy and warm. Whilst you may be tempted to turn the thermostat up a few more degrees, have you thought about using …

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Interior Trends for Autumn/Winter 2019

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Summer is over and the seasons are changing. With the weather taking on a chillier feel, this year will see a trend for dark colours, cosy interiors and a retro feel. Here are a few of the hottest trends set for this autumn and winter. Dark and bold The days of being subtle and muted are well and truly over. …

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The best flooring styles for grey walls and furnishings

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Grey has been a hugely popular colour when it comes to interior design in the last few years. You only have to look on Instagram at the hashtags such as #greyhome and #greyhomedecor to see 100’s of thousands users sharing their grey interiors. Whilst it may not be everyones cup of tea, the style has been hugely popular and it’s …

Choosing the right wallpaper for your room size

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Wallpaper has made a big come back into interior world and can completely transform a room, even if you plan to keep the same flooring, furniture and accessories. There are plenty of designs, textures, and colours to choose from, that you may find choosing the perfect wallpaper for your room a little overwhelming. Small spaces Smaller rooms can be fantastic …