5 Blogs from the United Kingdom to Check Out

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I''m an avid blog reader, and include sites from near and far, and by bloggers both famous and virtually unknown, on my daily must-read list. Since moving to London nine years ago, I''ve added more and more UK-based blogs to my reader; here are five that I think are worth adding to yours.

Curving Lines and Exquisite Views Defining Ventura House in Dorset, United Kingdom

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Ventura House is a modern family residence in Dorset, United Kingdom, developed by David James Architects & Associates in collaboration with Husen Developments.

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Frances & Dom's Handcrafted Home — House Tour

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Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom. Name: Frances and Dom Rogers. Size: 1,300 square feet. Years lived in: 8 years; Owned.

A Posh Vintage Store Renovation in Record Time — Makeover

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Location: Cheshire Street, London, United Kingdom. Pin it. Project by: Jasiminne.

Throwback Thursday: 2012 Olympic London Aquatic Centre

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It’s #TBT to the 2012 London Aquatics Centre in London, United Kingdom. ARDEX X 77 MICROTEC Fiber Reinforced Tile and Stone Mortar was the selected product used to place approximately 866,000 tiles in the pools for the Aquatics Centre.

New Report Analyzes Structural Building Materials Market in United Kingdom

The A to Z of Building

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Structural Building Materials Market in United Kingdom: Business Report 2014" report to their offering. This report is a

Kelly & Ed's Modern Country Cottage & Studio — House Tour

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Location: Guildford, Surrey, United Kingdom. Name: Kelly and Ed Smithson. Size: 1,400 square feet. Years lived in: 8 years; Owned.

Isabelle's Top Floor Flat of an Old Converted Church in London — House Tour Greatest Hits

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Location: Hampstead; London, United Kingdom. Pin it. Name: Isabelle Palmer, the Balcony Gardener. Size: 3 bedrooms. Years lived in: 14 years; Owned. Isabelle Palmer has made a career out of small space gardening, and it's not hard to see how her home has inspired her business.

Genevieve's Flat in a Former Warehouse — Small Cool

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Location: London United Kingdom. Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Genevieve. Square Feet: 860. Division: International.

An Interior Designer's "Try and Spot the AV Equipment" Apartment — Professional Project

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Location: London, United Kingdom. As a top tier interior designer, our client had very specific aesthetic ideals to work in conjunction with his AV needs.

Contemporary Reinterpretation of Traditional Chalet: Hocker Farm in UK

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Donald Architecture completed the design of Hocker Farm , a charming stone cottage within The Peak District National Park in Longnor, Buxton, United Kingdom.

Unique Fitzroy Park Home Embedded in Lush Surroundings

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Across a narrow stone and metal bridge in North London, a modern family home rises to impose its elegant shape on the grounds of what used to be a late 1950’s house in Fitzroy Park, London, United Kingdom. How would you feel to be met by a luxuriant jungle every time you come home?

Jen & Mark's Creative Family Home — House Tour

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Location: Queen''s Park; London, United Kingdom. Name: Jen and Mark. Size: 2,000 square feet. Years lived in: 1 year, 9 months; Owned.

An Abigail Ahern-Inspired Living Room Filled with Thrifted Treasures — Favorite Rooms

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Name & Location: Nicola in Leeds, United Kingdom. (Image credit: Submitted by Nicola). My Favorite Room: Living Room. Specs: 215 square feet, owned.

Liz & Tim's Quaint Seaside Cottage & Garden — House Tour

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Location: Worth Matravers, Dorset, United Kingdom. Name: Liz and Tim Hoad. Size: 750 square feet. Years lived in: 16 years; Owned. In the heart of a picturesque Dorset village on the Purbeck coast, this former shoemaker''s shop has been home to Liz and Tim for 16 years.

Tile Excellence-Ask the Experts: ask chris blog stats this month

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Month This Week Today as of 4:00PM EST. United States 1261 United states 332 United states 97. France 44 United Kingdom 14 Serbia 7. United Kingdom 20 Russia 7 United Kingdom 4. Labels canada , france , germany , india , international , malasia , moldova , pakistan , poland , russia , serbia , singapore , south Africa , ukraine , united kingdom , world tile installation. Thursday, January 2, 2014.

A "Tactile and Cozy" Updated Victorian — House Call

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Location: Tonbridge —Kent, United Kingdom. (Image credit: Submitted by Anna). Name: Anna. We bought our home four years ago and since then have spent ages totally remodeling it, taking it from dated and chintzy to colourful and modern! READ MORE ». Reader Submissions. House Call

What's a Snoring Room, and Should I Want One?

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The latest example comes out of the United Kingdom and is being called a "snoring room". Mario's "Karen Blixen Meets Charles Darwin" Apartment. Pin it. We hear about a lot of luxury home "trends" here at Apartment Therapy — gift wrapping rooms (hi Candy Spelling !),

Audrey's Cozy Industrial Soho Apartment — House Tour

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Location: Soho — London, United Kingdom. Name: Audrey. Size: 1,152 square feet. Years lived in: 6 months. Located right in the heart of London's bustling Soho district, this loft-style apartment is tucked away from the street, in a former warehouse building overlooking a courtyard.

Cristina & Paolo's Light & Lovely Cotswold Home — House Tour

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Location: Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom. Name: Cristina Colli. Size: 950 square feet. Years lived in: 3 and a half years; Rented.

Cristina & Paolo's Light & Lovely Cotswold Home — House Tour Greatest Hits

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Location: Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom. Pin it. Name: Cristina Colli. Size: 950 square feet. Years lived in: 3 and a half years; Rented.

Before & After: From a Messy Storage Space to Lovely Lofted Family Room — Decorating Project

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Location: United Kingdom. Makeover by: June. We live in a small Victorian cottage in the UK, and space is at a premium.

Cathy & Tony's Calm, Creative English Home — House Tour

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Location: Guildford, Surrey, United Kingdom. Pin it. Name: Cathy and Tony. Size: 1,400 square feet. Years lived in: 8.5 years; Owned.

This Bold, Eye-Popping English Home is for Color Lovers — Professional Project

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Location: Cambridge, United Kingdom. Project by: Jessica Preston of colour+ shape. Jessica Preston's design firm is called colour + shape. And she's not kidding. She turned a 1960s Cambridge, England bungalow into a vibrant, contemporary showpiece exploding with color and personality.

Victorian Terrace House in London Gets Fresh Redesign

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Scenario Architecture creatively redesigned a Victorian terrace house located in London, United Kingdom. The residence, named Canfield Gardens , was planned according to the living needs of a small family.

Brick Residence in London Showcases Glazed Timber Extension

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Scenario Architecture took on the challenge of renovating this Victorian villa in London, United Kingdom. The clients own a flat inside this beautiful brick residence named “Clapton House” They have been living here for a few years, but just recently decided to upgrade it.

Jenny's Multi-Purpose, Monochromatic Office — Favorite Rooms

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Name & Location: Jenny in London, United Kingdom. Pin it. My Favorite Room: Office. Specs: 128 square feet. This room on the first floor of a detached house in the outskirts of London had a makeover in April 2015.

Distinguished Pair of Homes with Contemporary Appeal Collecting UK Coastline Panoramas

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What you are about to see in detail is an outstanding pair of homes in the city of Poole, England, United Kingdom. We’ve seen a fair share of modern English homes shining and this duo makes its clear mark on the charming Shore Road.

The 20 Most Visually Enticing Stone Facades Ever Presented on Freshome

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Contemporary Reinterpretation of Traditional Chalet: Hocker Farm in UK Donald Architecture completed the design of Hocker Farm , a charming stone cottage within The Peak District National Park in Longnor, Buxton, United Kingdom.

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Updating a 1930s English Terrace House (With A Great View!) — House Call

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Location: Bristol, United Kingdom. Pin it. Name: Helen. As soon as my husband and I stepped into this house, we knew it was the one for us.

Unique UK University Drawing Studio Celebrates Light

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The new drawing studio at Arts University Bournemouth in Dorset, United Kingdom comes with a futuristic silhouette.

Industrial Space Transformed into Colorful and Animated Loft in London

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Located in an old factory near Edgware Rd, London, United Kingdom, this colorful and animated loft was thoroughly planned and designed by Cloud Studios.

Jo's "Doily Delight" Room — Room for Color 2014

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Location: Hove United Kingdom. Chip It! Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Jo. Division: International. Inspiration for my palette: We live by the seaside so I think the colours of the beach huts and the sea itself have subconsciously inspired me.

An Industrial, Colorful Loft in London

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Located in an old factory near Edgware Rd, London, United Kingdom, this colorful and animated loft was thoroughly planned and designed by Cloud Studios.

Avente Tile Talk: Step Up to Spanish Tile | September 2012

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Over time, and with the spread of Islam, the art made its way through to Northern Africa, and to what is now known as Spain, Italy, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom. Tuesday, September 18, 2012. Step Up to Spanish Tile | September 2012.

Functional London Apartment Opens to Landscaped Rear Garden

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EMR Home Design completed the renovation of a modern ground floor apartment in London, in the United Kingdom. One of the walls in the living area is entirely covered by a shelving unit for the owners to display their precious artifacts.

Krysia & Tomek's Collected Collaboration in West London — House Tour

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Location: Ealing; London, United Kingdom. Pin it. Name: Krysia Whitty and Tomek Trebowicz. Size: 443 square feet. Years lived in: 2 years; owned by Krysia (Tomek moved in one year ago).

Katharine & James' Glamorous Family Home in London — House Tour Global Greatest Hits

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Location: South London, United Kingdom. Pin it. Name: Katharine & James Howard (and daughter Amelie, 1 year). Size: 1600 square feet. Years lived in: Owned; 2 years.

Diana & Dominic's Art-filled Victorian — House Tour

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Location: Guildford, Surrey, United Kingdom. Name: Diana and Dominic Pollock. Size: 1,800 square feet. Years lived in: 10 years; Owned.

2017 Life of an Architect Playhouse Design Competition – The Winners

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The SketchUp Grand Prize The Playhouse Rock Designer : Amrita Raja (London, United Kingdom) and Katharine Storr (London, United Kingdom) Bio : We are based in London, though we met when completing our M.Arch at Yale.