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17th April 2015
Flowers for cutting

Flowers for cutting

This week Propertynews.com in partnership with the Allianz Garden Show Ireland 2015’s very own Gardening Guru, Geoff Stebbings from www.thebikinggardener.com bring you some top tips in how to grow your own flowers for cutting. Most people love to cut flowers from the garden for the house but lots of people feel guilty about taking flowers […]
14th April 2015
It’s Child’s Play

It’s Child’s Play

Gabrielle Fagan reveals how to create the perfect nursery, fit for any little prince or princess… Prince George will soon have to  abdicate his nursery to make way for a brother or sister. The new prince or princess will most likely take up residence in the young prince’s Beatrix Potter-themed room at Kensington Palace, and […]
10th April 2015
Gardening with Children

Gardening with Children

This week Propertynews.com in partnership with the Allianz Garden Show Ireland 2015’s very own Gardening Guru, Geoff Stebbings from www.thebikinggardener.com  bring you some top tips in how to involve children in the garden.  Gardening may not be the most obvious thing that most children want to do but it can be encouraged and it certainly […]
8th April 2015
Getting a New Sofa? Key tips on what to consider

Getting a New Sofa? Key tips on what to consider

by Trevor Wilson, Interior Designer at BEAUFORT The sofa has been described as “the foundation of any scheme”, and for many people, this is the first piece of furniture they choose when they are kitting out a new home. Key items to consider when investing in your new purchase include: Comfort               The primary function of a […]
3rd April 2015
A bumper crop of Tomatoes

A bumper crop of Tomatoes

This week Propertynews.com in partnership with the Allianz Garden Show Ireland 2015’s very own Gardening Guru, Geoff Stebbings from www.thebikinggardener.com  bring you some top tips in how to grow your own super Tomatoes this year. Tomatoes are the nation’s favourite home grown crop. Even if you do not grow any other crop the chances are […]
1st April 2015
Hatch the Perfect Plan

Hatch the Perfect Plan

Easter decoration is now more popular than ever, and like Christmas, is becoming the perfect excuse to indulge your inner stylist. This year’s trends – fresh-as-paint pastels or more vibrant hues, from bright greens to daffodil yellows – are perfect for spring schemes and make a home look suitably dressed for the occasion. Avoid over-elaborate […]
30th March 2015
Make Easter bright with bulbs

Make Easter bright with bulbs

Spring is definitely in the air and Propertynews.com in partnership with the Allianz Garden Show Ireland 2015’s very own Gardening Guru, Geoffrey Stebbings from www.thebikinggardener.com  brings you some top tips in how to brighten up your outside space for Easter and beyond.. After the long, grey winter we all need an injection of colour and […]
26th March 2015
Mulching is the key to a thriving garden

Mulching is the key to a thriving garden

I could easily become a mulch bore. Perhaps I already am, and nobody has been kind enough to tell me. But of all the things you can do for your garden, this, to me, seems the most important. Give, don’t just take. And late winter/early spring is the best time to do the mulching, before […]
9th March 2015
Wonder Walls

Wonder Walls

A home isn’t dressed without some artwork, whether family photos, prints or paintings. Gabrielle Fagan helps you to get the picture. It could be argued that we’re all artists, snapping away with our mobiles and generally enjoying a more visual world, but all too often our ‘work’ ends up unseen. Photographs of family, friends and […]
6th March 2015
Raise the Roof

Raise the Roof

Sitting in a delightful beach front hamlet, Red Roofs Cottage is a property full of character where inside and out you will be wowed by what’s on offer. The interior has been finished with top notch cottage charm with many quaint features which create a home oozing comfort and warmth. The idyllic location is right […]