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.

New Report Analyzes Structural Building Materials Market in United Kingdom

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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

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.

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.

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.

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.

Charlotte & Boris' Quintessentially English Rectory — House Tour

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Location: Dorset, United Kingdom. Name: Charlotte Starling , her husband Boris, their children Florence and Linus and rescue greyhounds, Velvet and Dash. Size: 4,000 square feet. Years lived in: 5 years.

Andrew's London "Retreat" — Small Cool 2016

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Location: London United Kingdom. Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Andrew. Square Feet: 225. Division: International. What I Love About My Small Home: My home is my retreat. It's a place to come home to, to unwind and relax.

Before & After: A Garden Shed Turned Cozy Guest Cottage — Professional Project

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Location: London, United Kingdom. (Image credit: Photos by Chris Snook ). Project by: Katie Greenhalf of KG Lifestyle & Interiors Ltd. Normally, sleeping in a shed sounds like some sort of Dickensian punishment, but in this particularl case, it's a total dream.

A London Home in a 1970s Factory Building Gets an Infusion of Style — Professional Project

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Location: London, United Kingdom. Project by: Sharon Toong of House of Sylphina. Sharon Toong's re-design of this 1970s loft space is classic urban cool, while still feeling welcoming. A mix of natural materials and a neutral color palette create a space that is both reflective of city living and a refuge from it. READ MORE ». Professional Project. Reader Submissions

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

Tile Installation-Tile Repair-Tile Experts: Tile Excellence: Welcome.

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The countries visiting the "ask Chris" blog are very diversified and include this month France, Germany, Australia, India, Canada, China, Ireland, New Zealand, Ukraine, Russia, United Kingdom, Iceland, Malaysia , Moldova and of course the US. Labels appreciative , Australia , canada , france , germany , Iceland , india , international , Ireland , Malaysia , Moldova< Google , New Zealand , questions , russia , this month , ukraine , united kingdom , usa.

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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?

Cement Tile Circling the Globe: India

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We already know that cement tile has recently seen huge surges in popularity in the US and Canada, the United Kingdom, and throughout Europe. Now India has caught the fever!

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A Bright and Bubbly UK Victorian Embraces Pastels — House Call

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Location: Lancashire, United Kingdom. Name: Kelly, her husband, their 4 children and 2 dogs. The basics: 10 1/2 years, owned | 2,000 square feet. Kelly's home is full of cheery pink, upcycled finds and DIY projects big and small. Kelly and her husband Derrick have been able to adjust their home to their growing family without much outside help. READ MORE ». House Call. Reader Submissions

Network Rail Link Awards Jacobs Contract for Proposed Western Rail Access to Heathrow

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announced today that it was awarded a contract by Network Rail to support its proposed new rail link from the west of England to London Heathrow airport, United Kingdom Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.

A Modern Kitchen For a 250-Year-Old English Cottage — Professional Project

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Location: Hampshire, United Kingdom. Project by: Tamsin Allen of Fawn Interiors. Tamsin Allen was charged with adding a modern industrial look to a cottage, without losing any of the 250-year-old antique charm. She completely removed the kitchen and started from scratch to create a functional and beautiful space perfectly catered to her clients needs. READ MORE ». Kitchen Projects. Professional Project. Reader Submissions

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 !),

A "Calm and Elegant" Weekend Retreat in Norwich — Professional Project

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Location: Norwich, United Kingdom. Project by: Jane Richards Interiors. Who among us hasn't dreamt of an impossible stylish weekend getaway? "Oh Oh me, I'm just jotting off to Norwich for the weekend, going to read on my gorgeous patio." Anyway, this project by the team at Jane Richards Interiors is a true stunner. Full of sleek European design and a joyful use of color, the design plays up the natural light and architectural features found in the home. READ MORE ».

A Posh Vintage Store Renovation in Record Time — Makeover

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

A Modern UK Kitchen Redo With Major "Wow Factor" — Professional Project

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Location: Armagh, United Kingdom. Project by: Darren Morgan of Designer Kitchen by Morgan Interiors. Darren Morgan was given a bit of a design puzzle: keep pieces of the old kitchen, yet add flair and pizzaz. He knocked it out of the park, creating a warm and modern space. Here's how he did it. READ MORE ». Professional Project. Kitchen Projects

Comprehensive Business Report on UK Market for Special Building Materials

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

A Basic Living Room Gets a Dark and Lush Makeover — Professional Project

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Location: Godalming, Surrey, United Kingdom. (Image credit: Submitted by Sandra). Project by: Sandra Gudaviciute of The Knotted Touch. Sandra transformed this living room from fine, if a little basic, to a dark and cozy statement room.

Gaelle's "Light and Bright"Flat — Small Cool 2016

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Albans United Kingdom. Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Gaelle. Location: St. Square Feet: 840. Division: International.

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.

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.

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.

A Fresh & Fun UK Home with a Tropical Twist — House Tour

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Location: Southsea — Portsmouth, United Kingdom. Name: Kate Reid and Joff Reid. Size: 580 square feet. Years Lived In: 2 years, renting. Creative couple Kate and Joff Reid have been together for eleven years, and living in this small two-bedroom apartment for two years. Their goal with this space was to create a reflection of both their creative careers — Kate is a designer and Joff an artist — as well as surround themselves with memories they've made together. READ MORE ».

A Colorful "Big Girl Room" for Violette — My Room

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Location: Newbury, Berkshire, United Kingdom. Name: Violette (3). My little girl is turning 3 in April, and it was time for a real big girl bedroom. The room is teeny tiny, so it was definitely a challenge!

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Contemporary Farmhouse in Suffolk

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Norm Architects completed Reydon Grove Farm , a contemporary farmhouse at the edge of a working farm in Suffolk, United Kingdom. The single story has a long, thin layout to match the size of the pre-existing barn and dairies on the site.

Christina's 600-Square-Foot "Mansion" — Small Cool 2016

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Location: Lewisham United Kingdom. Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Christina. Square Feet: 600. Division: International. What I Love About My Small Home: Its size! My husband Adrian is from Australia and I'm from Canada and we're used to larger homes.

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.

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.

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.

Feel Free to Daydream About Moving into This Apartment for the Rest of the Day — House Call

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Location: Dulwich — London, United Kingdom. Name: Anouska. Anouska, an interior designer , and her partner have taken the already good bones of a nineteenth century English terrace house and truly made them sing. The perfectly balanced use of bold colors, beautiful furniture and charming accents give the home a bright sophisticated look.