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It's time to stop arguing about the household chores

04 January 2018

If you’re naturally tidy but your partner is on the messy side, it’s time to take relationship-saving action – pronto

New Year clear-out? How to get rid of your unwanted junk

Always consider eBaying or Freecycling items first

02 January 2018

It's January. And that means there's no better time for a big old tidy up in your home and garden.

Hidden Hever set to be revealed

Hever Castle

31 December 2017

Hever Castle is to reveal parts of the castle not usually seen - including some behind a secret panel, when it opens for spring.

Kirstie Allsopp and Phil Spencer: The key to being the perfect TV pair

The pair presented Location, Location, Location on Channel 4 along with its spin-off Relocation, Relocation

27 December 2017

The nation's favourite property experts reveal why they make such a good team and look ahead to their new show that starts next week.

The most common side effects of house renovations

Photo by Alex Findlater Ltd

26 December 2017

If you have the builders or decorators in, you may end up suffering from one or more of these issues

Take a tour of your virtual kitchen

Shoppers at the Wren Kitchens store in Maidstone can look at kitchens using virtual reality

19 December 2017

Shoppers can use virtual reality to design their dream kitchen at a store in Kent.

Top Kent chef's tasty tips for the perfect Christmas dinner

Chris and James Tanner of the Kentish Hare in Bidborough

18 December 2017

Need a hand in the kitchen this Christmas? One of the county's top chefs gives his top tips for the sweet smell of success on Christmas Day.


How to start a home renovation project

Photo by DMVF Architects

17 December 2017

Keen to get going on a project but not sure where to begin? Read this practical guide to getting started...

How to boost your productivity with the help of your home

Photo by Curate & Display

15 December 2017

Check out these simple tips to help get your home working for you – not against you

Pucker up at Penshurst Place this winter

Pucker up at Penshurst Place

08 December 2017

The season of goodwill gets an amorous boost with mistletoe but harvesting it at one of Kent’s most historic homes is a project in itself.

Tips for staying calm and sane when hosting Christmas Day

Photo by Chris Snook

01 December 2017

If the idea of organising Christmas at your house feels a bit daunting, read on for tips and advice on how to enjoy the big day

How to cosy up your home ready for winter


30 November 2017

Short days and long nights mean more time at home, which is a great opportunity to ramp up the cosy volume in your space

Stunning countryside home scoops House of the Year award

Caring Wood won the prestigious award of House of the Year 2017. Copyright James Morris.

29 November 2017

A stunning home nestled in the Kent countryside has scooped the prestigious prize of House of the Year.


The bright lights beckon: Christmas shopping to treasure

Rita Ora switched on the Oxford Street Christmas lights this year with stars including Kent's Matt Terry Picture: David Parry/PA

27 November 2017

Make a day of your Christmas shopping and kick start your festive memories with a trip to London’s Oxford Street, just a train ride away.


Essential home design tips everyone should know

Photo by Catherine Wilman Interiors

19 November 2017

Revamp and decorate your home like a pro with these back to basic rules

Ways to make a narrow hallway feel bigger

Photo by Cheville Parquet

16 November 2017

Is your hall on the slim side? Make it feel more spacious with these smart ideas

TV favourites Bagpuss & Co return to the county

The Clangers and Bagpuss exhibition with the V&A Museum of Childhood will be at Sissinghurst Picture: ©Smallfilms, ©Victoria and Albert Museum, London

08 November 2017

A major new retrospective looking at some of our favourite children’s TV shows, such as The Clangers and Bagpuss, opens this weekend.

Try these ideas for a kitchen that punches above its weight

EM+ Interior Design Studio

02 November 2017

How to make your kitchen appear more high end with a few simple tricks

Changing times at the country's most famous garden

Troy Scott Smith at Sissinghurst Picture: Charlie Hopkinson

28 October 2017

It is brave to consider changing world famous Sissinghurst Castle Gardens, and a new book asks whether a man can do it.


Get more sleep with the help of your home’s design

Photo by Fiona Andrews Interiors Ltd

27 October 2017

A long and undisturbed night’s sleep can have amazing effects, research reveals. Check out these ways to slumber better.

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