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Top Feature Wall Arrangements

Top Feature Wall Arrangements

If you are looking to add interest and intrigue to a wall in your home, then look no further!

Be inspired by our top feature wall arrangements; whether you are looking for some nursery inspiration or motivation when you're sat at your home office desk - take a look at our inspiring combinations...

The Real Cost of Moving Home

The Real Cost of Moving Home

Here in the UK, moving home can be an expensive affair; but worthwhile if you are moving to a place you love, a home you adore or closer to loved ones. Whatever your reason for moving home, we wanted to give you a realistic guide showing you how much will be your real cost of moving home...
'Forget The Rules' Kitchen Inspiration

'Forget The Rules' Kitchen Inspiration

Sometimes you just have to throw the rule book out of the window when it comes to decorating your home.

Who cares if other people don't love your home; the only people who have to love it are those who live in it.

So, why don't you give in to your decorating desires and make your house the home that you have been dreaming of, craving and lusting over for so long; buy things that make your heart skip a beat and make your eyes dance with pleasure as...

Make Your Home Smell as Good as it Looks

Make Your Home Smell as Good as it Looks

You've fluffed up your cushions to perfection, delicately draped your throw over the end of your sofa and organised your magazines and books into visually pleasing arrangements; now it's time to make your home smell as good as it looks...

When you bring beautiful aromas into your home, you help yourself to relax and feel calm; it brings an overall sense of...

Styled: Nursery

Styled: Nursery

When we were expecting our first baby, we didn't find out if we were having boy or girl until the birth; we liked guessing and listening to old wives tales about whether it would be a bouncing baby boy or gorgeous baby girl.

This did, however, make it rather difficult to prepare the nursery and clothes as we had to keep things neutral...

How to Make a Small Room Feel Bigger

How to Make a Small Room Feel Bigger

The key to making a small room feel bigger is using the space carefully and with intention; everything in the room should have a purpose or a use.

Here are our top tips for helping you to make your small room feel bigger; so you can relax in your room feeling light and airy...

The Perfect Shade of Greige

The Perfect Shade of Greige

Picking the perfect shade of grey, beige, taupe, greige (Greige = Grey + Beige) or any other neutral shade other than white for the walls in your home can be a challenge. It's all very well looking at a tiny square of paint colour from a decorating store, but trying to envisage that shade on your walls isn't the easiest thing to do...
Easy, Exciting & Inexpensive Home Improvement Tips for Empty Nesters

Easy, Exciting & Inexpensive Home Improvement Tips for Empty Nesters

Becoming an empty nester is a bittersweet milestone. Your children are grown and have moved out to start lives of their own — whether they’re off to college or starting careers — and you now have a lot more time and space. Starting a few easy and inexpensive home improvement projects is a great way to both take your mind off the sadness of the change and get excited...
Buying a Home Checklist

Buying a Home Checklist

If you are thinking about buying a home, then this checklist will help you on your way to finding and purchasing your ideal property.

There are lots of things to consider when buying a home, so be sure to check this list before you begin your searches.

Self Build & Design Exhibition

Self Build & Design Exhibition

Here at Elm & Blue we have some big renovation projects in the pipeline, so we were excited to attend the Self Build & Design Exhibition here in the southwest and we wanted to share with you some of the companies we discovered, that may help you with your own self build or renovation project in the future...

Decorating Using Neutral Tones

Decorating Using Neutral Tones

Keeping things neutral in your home, does not have to mean boring; there are so many delicious shades of neutral tones that you could be using to add depth to your room, that you may not have thought about.

Which is why Elm & Blue have created this blog post to inspire you to mix your neutral tones to create your beautiful, newly decorated room...

Styled: Boys Room

Styled: Boys Room

As part of our 'Styled:' collection of blog posts, we have decided the next in our series will be for a boys room - giving you lots of ideas for your next decoration project to get you set on your way to creating their dream bedroom.

We believe in keeping any kids room fun but educational, bright but also cosy.

Let us show you how we have created that with the following ideas...