Thanks to “Great Gatsby”, Art Deco Tipped For Summer Interior Trend

Posted on 2nd May 2013

Art Deco interiors are expected to attract attention this year and emulating the look at home might not be as difficult as first imagined. It would appear that Art Deco is likely to make a huge comeback in 2013. The eagerly anticipated re-working of ‘The Great Gatsby’, due for release this summer, could well popularise the dramatic, sophisticated […]

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Youngsters are DIY illiterate, survey finds

Posted on 5th April 2013

Most 18-25 year-olds still rely on their dad for basic DIY jobs around the house, research has revealed. The survey, conducted by netvouchercodes.co.uk, found that only eight per cent of youngsters thought that they were capable of repairing a plug without guidance. Perhaps more astonishingly, only five per cent would be confident unblocking a sink, while six […]

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DIY lands thousands of Brits in hospital each year

Posted on 28th March 2013

This year, an estimated 220,000 Britons will end up in their local accident and emergency unit as a result of a do-it-yourself (DIY) project gone wrong. That’s according to data from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA), which shared the information with fenlandcitizen.co.uk. It revealed that inappropriate use of machinery or tools will […]

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