Kitchens and Bathrooms

This bathroom has Bisazza glass mosaic tiles in three shades of green

If you have a small bathroom with no window, make it a jewel-bright delight, says Deco's interior design consultant Paul Warren

Life without built-in storage is intolerable. But you need design that suits your room. Limed oak storage with cream leather on door and drawer fronts

If you want built-in furniture, why not look to a local cabinet-maker or carpentry firm? Such as Leicestershire bespoke furniture makers Sealey Furniture, which demonstrates the very high level of skill and environmental awareness found in Britain's small workshops

Gorenje A+++ rated W8543 Colour Edition washing machine and heat pump dryer

Kay Hill looks at high and low tech ways of cutting energy use and costs when it comes to laundry and keeping your household in clean dry clothing and bedlinen

Mark Wilkinson at his Wiltshire home

Mark Wilkinson, one of the best known names in the UK kitchen industry, has died at the age of 66 after a short battle with cancer

Creazy is a glass jar with a tin lid and three small silicone squares

No need to plug anything in...with Creazy you simply shake up some whipped cream in seconds

Nexus bathroom collection from Jacuzzi. Have you done your homework and checked whether the cistern is siphon or valve?

Unless you're a plumber, or you're weirdly anal about WCs, you probably won't know that loo cisterns come in siphon and valve versions. The latter are prone to leaking over time..there, that made you sit up and take an interest..

Kungsbacka is ideal for kitchen fronts and worktops

The circular economy in action: Kungsbacka is a new material for kitchen units and worktops made from recycled plastic bottles and waste wood

Recently completed painted wood and walnut kitchen/diner

If you're looking to invest in a fine bespoke wooden kitchen, Stange Kraft is a company that can meet exacting standards, at a fraction of the cost of the big luxury kitchen manufacturers

Worktops in Tundra Dekton XGloss

The biggest brands, which sell very well in the UK and the US, are Silestone and now Dekton. Both are by global player Cosentino, which asserts that it's a very eco friendly business

Britannia Living

Thinking about investing in a range cooker? It's always good to look and touch, so head to top brand Britannia Living's new Surrey showroom if you live in the south east.

Your bathroom can purr softly rather than clunk, whoosh and thunder

Noise pollution isn't just generated by traffic, roadworks and screaming children in playgrounds. Lots of us put up with excessive noise in our homes - noise from electrical equipment and bathroom products in particular. Quiet Mark wants to help and it's identified quieter products that can improve your quality of life

Signature storage jars

The respected British kitchenwares and cutlery company wins four more Good Design awards for design excellence