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Interior decorating on a budget: your questions answered

You asked the questions and we got the answers for you. We spoke to expert Alison Armitage of interior design business Divine Living Space and asked her your questions about interior decorating on a budget, how to maximise small spaces and if underfloor heating and fired earth tiles are worth the investment. Here are her top tips on jazzing up your space on…

Guest Post: Interior Designer Home Styling Tips

So you’ve finally bought your first home. Now it’s time to make that space stylish, but most importantly, yours. Interior designer Laurence Lewis guest posts for Fledge on how to make your home look stylish and stand out in the best possible way. Make it look deliberate If you go for colour, go for a straight colour.…

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Six guides to the most common DIY problems

DIY. Three letters that can send a chill through even the most hardy of souls. If you’re one of those infuriating people who’s “a dab hand with a wrench” and who chooses to go to B&Q at the weekend and actually enjoys it, you need read no further. However, if you (like us) are a…

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Ideal Home Show highlights

Tipis, malfunctioning smart homes and remote-controlled vacuum cleaners – the highs and lows of this year’s Ideal Home Show, brought to you by the Fledge team. So what did we discover? For starters, smart homes are probably still a fair way off… Just popped over to the @virginmedia smart home. Presenter dealing very well with…

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Top 5 budget interior design blogs

There is so much great inspiration out there for interior design – if you’ve got the money. But what about the realistic opportunities for budgeting British buyers? We’ve got you covered with our favourite design blogs… 1. Your Home is Lovely Ever wonder how your neighbours decorated? Me too, and here's the parallel tour: http://t.co/pAGLYP9jzB #interiors…