Small Space Kitchen Hacks

Small Space Kitchen Hacks

Looking for inspirational top tips on how to make the most of space in a pocket pad, we came across this fabulous blog with 10 tips for maximising storage space in a tiny kitchen https://bit.ly/2LPahMK  Here’s a snapshot of our favourite hot hacks on how to maximise space in a tiny kitchen: * Install a low, shallow shelf over the kitchen counter * Take advantage of every inch of wall.

Festival Extra

Festival Extra

  Whether you’re looking for fab food, funky music or simply a place to hang out, the UK’s festival circuit has it all. Check out the hottest festivals taking place around the country this summer, courtesy of Grazia Magazine, 18 June (grazia.co.uk) British Summer Time – Hyde Park London Grazia says: The one-dayer that defies genre, the British Summer Time festival, has become a huge fixture – and this year.

Rental Trends

Rental Trends

  Here on the Futon Company Blog we often focus on macro trends as well as day-to-day interiors and lifestyle trends. Previous topics have focused on the ever-decreasing footprints of new houses, changes in home ownership and societal shifts in living patterns. It’s a well-known fact that renting is on the increase among young people, and that getting a foot on the property ladder is becoming harder than ever for.

Space Saving Magic

Space Saving Magic

For many of us, relaxation is as simple as a good book and a cup of tea, curled up on a comfy sofa or cosy bed. It’s a simple pleasure linked to the carefree days of childhood long gone-by. So it comes as no surprise to learn that the children’s book that grown-ups most want to read again is The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. The 1950 classic by.

Ways to embrace better summer sleep

Ways to embrace better summer sleep

Now that summer’s fast approaching our thoughts (if not our actions) will inevitably turn to downtime and relaxation… Think sun-drenched beaches, lazy afternoons in the park and tackling that pile of books you’ve been meaning to read forever. Sounds blissful, doesn’t it? But not everyone can take a holiday. Through lack of time or money, work or family pressures, there are many reasons why a holiday might not be on.

Creating a guest space for summer

Creating a guest space for summer

Summer’s on its way – hooray! Which means that many of us will be spending time away from home or having guests to stay with us. Having guests to stay, in your house, tent or caravan, should be a positive experience for all. And whether your space is positively palatial or snug and compact, there are plenty of ways to create a comfortable guest space for summer. Tips and ideas.

Our Guide To What’s Happening Across The UK In June 2018!

Our Guide To What’s Happening Across The UK In June 2018!

What’s that ball of orange in the sky? Why it’s sunshine of course! Which means only one thing… It’s time to grab your walking shoes, bag a picnic and head outdoors. Wherever you live in the UK, there’s plenty to do this month. Step outside and explore what’s on your doorstep (and beyond) with our Futon Company What’s On Guide…   SHEFFIELD Mos Fest Mos Fest (aka Mosborough Music Festival).

Home Habits

Home Habits

Old habits die hard, so the saying goes, but when it comes to home habits it seems that societal changes are having a dramatic impact on how and where people live. This comes as researchers from Queen’s University, Belfast, reveal that one million fewer people moved house in the 2000s than in the 1970s. Analysing data from the census, the researchers note that though the UK population increased significantly in.

Use your small space to showcase your interior design credentials

Use your small space to showcase your interior design credentials

As experts in small space living we often talk about how our homes are getting smaller. But don’t just take our word for it – now there’s proof! Research from LABC Warranty, which provides structural cover for new builds, says that over the past 20 years homes have become smaller, with no signs of this trend stopping. According to a company spokesperson, “Britain’s houses have never been smaller. Compared to.

Festival Fever

Festival Fever

Glastonbury and V might be taking a sabbatical from the festival circuit this year but fear not – there’s still plenty to choose from. Dig out your tent, pack your wellies and get ready to rock – festival fever’s gripping the nation! Download Donington ParkLeicestershire, 8-10 June Headliners for 2018 include Ozzy Osborne and Avenged Sevenfold alongside Guns N’ Roses. Isle of Wight Seaclose Court, Isle of Wight, 21-24 June.