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INTERIORS – The latest trends in bathroom design by Barbara Chandler

Article from FOCUS Magazine – Autumn 16 issue. Most people feel that expenditure on the bathroom is amply rewarded by efficiency and comfort in what is perhaps the most intensively used room in the house What are the home improvements that will add the most value to your home? There were … [Read more...]

INTERIORS – On tap: the latest trends in bathroom design by Barbara Chandler

Article from FOCUS Magazine – Spring 16 issue. The bathroom has become a place of relaxation, a sanctuary even, from daily stresses and a place to rejuvenate the mind, body and soul What are the home improvements that will add value to your home in the coming months of 2016? According to … [Read more...]

INTERIORS – From steam ovens & induction hobs to new colours and island living, Barbara Chandler explores

Article from FOCUS Magazine – Spring 15 issue. With over 30 years’ experience designing and installing stunning kitchens for both residential clients and property developers Wooden Heart is able to offer a complete design service, from initial concept to completed installation. Telephone 01932 … [Read more...]

INTERIORS – The high tech multi-generational bathroom by Barbara Chandler

Article from FOCUS Magazine – Winter 14 issue. Bathroom needs of the modern home are complex and varied, and should also be as flexible as possible More than any other room in the house (with the possible exception of the living room), the bathroom is constantly besieged by all the family. The … [Read more...]

INTERIORS – Living the kitchen dream by Barbara Chandler

Article from FOCUS Magazine – Autumn 14 issue. Increasingly, the kitchen has become the family room, and a seamless extension of the living room itself. According to a recent survey, women spend over 1,000 days in the kitchen in an average lifetime. But many women reading this may not be … [Read more...]

INTERIORS – Making a splash by Barbara Chandler

Article from FOCUS Magazine – Summer 14 issue. Current trends suggest that pampering and luxury are now core requirements in bathroom planning Every home is different, with layers of plumbing built up over the years. Loos and cisterns may be antiquated. Homes will have different hot water … [Read more...]

INTERIORS – Living the kitchen dream by Barbara Chandler

Article from FOCUS Magazine – Spring 14 issue. Increasingly, the kitchen has become the family room, and a seamless extension of the living room itself. A recent survey attempted to quantify what makes people happy, offering a range of choices from a rather generalised  list, including “work,” … [Read more...]

INTERIORS – Buying a beautiful bathroom by Barbara Chandler

Article from FOCUS Magazine – Winter 13 issue. Of all rooms in the home, the bathroom plays chameleon. Essentially, it has to fulfill its daily routines of cleansing and elimination, delivered efficiently and comfortably by taps, basins, baths, showers and loos. Additionally water is the classic … [Read more...]

INTERIORS – The latest trends in bathroom design by Barbara Chandler

Article from FOCUS Magazine – Summer 13 issue. Today’s bathroom fixtures and fittings are undeniably lovely, writes Barbara Chandler – but choosing is tricky when there is so much on the market. You may be starting a bathroom from scratch, or planning to “refresh” the one you already have. Your aim … [Read more...]

INTERIORS – On tap: Bathroom news straight from the shop floor by Barbara Chandler

Article from FOCUS Magazine – Winter 12 issue. This winter we have been talking to some top bathroom retailers to ask them what are currently their best-selling lines, and, at the same time, to share a few bathroom tips with us. After all, the market is awash (if you’ll excuse the pun) with new … [Read more...]