The Latest from our Design Blog

Our Guide to the Perfect Storage Solutions

Storage; a seemingly never ending battle against the clutter. We all know the problem, you spend time making sure that you have enough places to hide all those pesky items that take up space in your home only to find that you have lost all the precious floor space. Read more

5 Things Every Bedroom Needs

Your bedroom, your sanctuary and the space in your home which you can truly make your own feeling free to fully express your own style and personality. This desire to have it just how you envisage it is a huge factor when it comes to furnishing and decorating your bedroom. Read more

Our Fifth House

Much like so many of you that read our blog; at Hammonds we really love a good DIY or interior design project. Perhaps this is why we fell in love with this week’s blog of the week; Our Fifth House! Read more

Creating your dream kitchen in small and awkward spaces

With over 30 years experience transforming homes and being renowned for her passion for interior design, so we could think of no one better for our celebrity ambassador than Julia Kendell! Julia is best known as the interior designer on BBC1’s hugely popular DIY SOS, is a regular on ITV1’s... Read more

Steal their style! Get the designer look

We all know the feeling, watching a celebrity lifestyle show, seeing the inside of their home and thinking “WOW! I wish I could have that fish tank armchair or mini cinema”. That said, envy can also come on a much smaller scale; perhaps you visit a friend in their home and uncover their newly designed and fitted kitchen. Read more

Blog of the Week - Daily Dream Decor

There is something elegant and effortlessly stylish about this week’s blog of the week; dailydreamdecor.com. Perhaps it is because so many of the features are leaning towards right on trend and fashion forward home designs, or perhaps it is just because the blog itself is simple and stunning to read through. Read more

How to add a contemporary feel to a classic home

It may not be an issue to keep you awake at night; but the question of how to bring a contemporary feel to your classical designed home is something that flits through the minds of many of those looking to decorate or re-style their house. Here are some tips you might find helpful. Read more

Introducing our new Celebrity Ambassador Julia Kendell

With over 30 years experience transforming homes and being renowned for her passion for interior design, so we could think of no one better for our celebrity ambassador than Julia Kendell ! Keep an eye out for Julia’s blogs over the next few months, which will feature everything from kitchen... Read more

We love Pinterest

Social media, in its varieties of forms seems to be taking over the world. Whether it is the Tweet updates from news rooms around the world or those Facebook updates and special offers from your favourite stores; the new way to keep in touch with friends, families and businesses is... Read more

Blog of the Week - Decorchick

Empowerment; a word used in the homepage blurb to describe this week’s blog and one that we have to say we agree with. But why you may ask? The answer is simple. Emily, the writer of Décor Chick brings us (and her army of readers) features that we really want to try out, not just admire and appreciate. Read more