A blog about property and Northern Ireland from the team at PropertyPal.com

28 Creative Planter Ideas for The Garden

Posted: April 23rd, 2014

Whether you have a big or small garden, its easy to add additional interest with a few well placed planters. Rather than going out and spending a complete fortune on expensive new pots, why not turn your hand at a few more creative alternatives to traditional planters, with some of these ideas.…

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12 Simple Decor Ideas for the Hallway

Posted: April 22nd, 2014

The hallway entrance to your home is an often overlooked space for decor, yet is a perfect space for first impressions, considering it is the first place people see when the walk through your door. With many people choosing to simply put up a basic coat rail, or key holder, and not spending too much time with the details of  the hall, that leaves plenty of scope for a weekend project to improve the overall look. We’ve selected some of our favourite hallway projects from around the web here, and hope you find enough inspiration to grab some paint, and new furniture and get to work.…

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Loughloughan Barn Conversion Broughshane

Posted: April 15th, 2014

As far as barn conversions go, this is without doubt one of the best we’ve seen. Nestled in the already picturesque Co. Antrim landscape, this stunning project from Coleraine architects McGarry Moon has already been shortlisted in the Northern Ireland region for this year’s RIBA Awards.…

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Amazing Attics – Turning Unused Spaces into Awesome Places

Posted: April 11th, 2014

Attics. Most people have them, but few use the space provided to its full potential. A well crafted attic conversion can add significant value to your home, and if you’ve got decent space to play with the possibilities of what you can do are truly endless. …

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Game of Thrones Inspired Home Cinema Project

Posted: April 11th, 2014

We are big fans of Game of Thrones here at PropertyPal.com, and considering filming is down the road, you’d be hard pushed to miss the buzz and excitement surrounding the film, and the upcoming filming of the next two seasons announced yesterday. So, when we came across this home cinema project from mural artist Tom Taylor we had to share it.  …

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25 Creative Kids Bedroom Ideas To Make You Green With Envy

Posted: April 10th, 2014

Probably one of the most fun rooms to think about decorating in the house, is your kids bedroom or play room. After all, its your opportunity to pretend that your a child again, and think up the whimsical and wonderful items you would have loved to have as a child.…

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Luscious Apartment – Tegnerlunden, Stockholm, Sweden

Posted: April 8th, 2014

It appears we have something of an obsession when it comes to all things Swiss design recently. Following on from our post showcasing a property in the red mountains region of Stockholm,  when we spotted this beautiful apartment we were equally as smitten. …

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Opening and closing the Garage via SIRI

Posted: April 7th, 2014

How do you manage to open or close your garage door anywhere in the world?

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Beautiful Airy Home in West Sussex

Posted: April 4th, 2014

This elegant home located in Sidlesham, West Sussex. The home has an airy beach living vibe, with patio doors to the outside, shades of blue, and pastel tones offset by the raw materials such as the rustic wooden table and decorative benches. Creative lighting adorns the home, and adds focus to particular feature.…

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10 Things to Do Before Your First Home Viewing

Posted: April 3rd, 2014

So you’ve managed to snag your first potential buyer, and they are coming round in a few days. Eek! Now what?…

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