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21/05/2018
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A Room-by-Room Guide to Industrial Lighting

We’re all familiar with the industrial design trend and the many possibilities that it can bring when designing your home – but we don’t always know what lighting is best for certain rooms or spaces. Here at Period Property Store, we know that the world of lighting can sometimes be confusing. That’s why we have you covered with this room-by-room guide – so you can let your inner interior designer loose and create your personal industrial aesthetic! Dining Room Dining rooms are one of the most functional rooms of the... Read More

15/05/2018
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How to Make a Statement with Industrial Lighting

When coming to decorate your home, there are plenty of things to think about: colours, furniture, space, achieving your dream style… the list goes on. Lighting is just one of the major elements of interior design that you need to consider when revamping a room. So, what are the best ways to make a statement with industrial lighting? Let’s get right into it…   The industrial is known for its functional, utilitarian qualities – and lighting is no different. Industrial lights are versatile, giving your home a sleek edge, with... Read More

15/05/2018

How to Choose the Perfect Fireplace for Your Period Home

Adding a fireplace to your property creates a space where family members, friends and guests can gather at the heart of your home. As a quintessential feature of period properties, ornate detailing and beautiful designs make the fireplaces that we offer authentic and true to past styles. Transform your space and elevate your home to new levels of comfort and elegance with the welcoming warmth of flame. PRELIMINARY CONSIDERATIONS When selecting a new fireplace, there are many factors to take into consideration. Room size is a dictating element of choosing... Read More

15/05/2018

Choosing the Perfect Cast Iron Radiators for Your Period Property

Cast Iron radiators can make an excellent addition to your home, providing alternative heating for your rooms as opposed to contemporary radiators. Not only this, but cast iron radiators allow you to achieve a seamless period look of your choice as well as being extremely practical and durable. These heating solutions make for great finishing touches in period homes and have an unexpected impact on the overall atmosphere of your property or renovation project. What are the essential things to consider when buying cast iron radiators? You need to take... Read More

15/05/2018

Choosing the Perfect Paints and Colour Schemes for Your Period Property

Paint is a fantastic way to update your home inexpensively, offering you the chance to lease new life into a room of your choice. In fact, it’s one of the most versatile elements of interior design. The colours you choose can make a statement as well as accentuating your home’s architectural features. If you’re looking for a simple solution to your interior design project, then paint is a great way make an impact.   We know that staring at colours charts can be startling, with such a vast array of... Read More

15/05/2018

Choosing the Perfect Tiles for Your Period Property

Tiles have a unique impact on your home, whether you’re planning to use them to adorn your entrance hall or your kitchen splashback. Knowing where to start with various styles, finishes and materials can be confusing. That’s why we’re here to help you to achieve period style with different tile types.   Here at Period Property Store, you’ll find a vast array of choices to inspire your inner interior designer. When choosing tiles, you have many options to consider, including encaustic, mosaic, tessellated, terrazzo, Minton-inspired, single coloured, patterned, matt and... Read More