Interior design

Comber Road, Belfast old and new architecture

You’ll never believe what’s inside!

Posted: by July 13th, 2017
Appearing as a humble cottage from the roadside, no-one would expect to find what is hidden inside this property gem! This 19th-century stone-built cottage on the Belfast Road, Comber was treated to an ultra-modern facelift by architectural designer Peter Best.  The outcome – is an outstanding example of how to integrate architecture of the old and new.   This property, currently for sale, offers excellent living spaces, ideal for the social entertainer with floor-to-ceiling opening doors to an external patio area.   Comber Road, Belfast old and new architecture From the roadside, no-one would believe what exists inside!  Approaching the low-height front door, you would anticipate this traditional Irish cottage to contain, at most, two or three small rooms.  Enter the front door into the hallway and experience the first taste of the quality of finish.  Now your mind is in overdrive seeking to investigate further.   House for Sale Belfast Road, Comber, Northern Ireland Enter to a ha… Read the rest of this post »
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NI Homes for sale with Contemporary Kitchens

Posted: by July 7th, 2017
Is contemporary kitchen design top of your new home wish list? Propertypal has selected our favourite contemporary kitchens from properties currently on the market across Northern Ireland integrating modern design and the latest cooking technology.    VICTORIA GLEN, HOLYWOOD We love this contemporary kitchen with its generous centre island integrating an induction hob and finished with a Corian work surface.  This stunning kitchen comes complete with Neff appliances and high gloss porcelain flooring.  It is one of four luxury detached properties currently for sale at Victoria Glen, Holywood – just minutes from Holywood town centre.  Holywood house for sale northern ireland   PORTAFERRY ROAD, NEWTOWNARDS A beautiful classic kitchen with sliding doors enabling seamless indoor/outside living – perfect for entertaining friends.  This property is currently on the market and is located on the Por… Read the rest of this post »

Live The Danish Lifestyle – How to Hygge your Home

Posted: by November 10th, 2016
For those not familiar, 'hygge' (pronounced hoo-gah) refers to the Danish lifestyle - a concept roughly described as a feeling of comfort and contentment, as well as indulging in all the good things and people in your life. Read the rest of this post »

25 Funky Ways to Bring Your Staircase Back to Life

Posted: by June 25th, 2015
Stairs are often the one part of an interior that can add an interesting feature. If you are lucky enough to have exposed treads and risers in your home there’s a load of ways you can easily give your staircase a brand new lease of life yourslef. With everything from Regular paint, vinyls, stickers, decals, carpets to different materials, this article explores numerous techniques to decorate your stairs in order to make them more interesting and attractive.… Read the rest of this post »

20 Amazing Examples of Typography Inspired Furniture

Posted: by January 13th, 2015
Where better to display beautiful type than directly on the furniture within our homes? Read the rest of this post »

5 simple DIY projects for home inspiration

Posted: by June 19th, 2014
In the mood for a little home inspiration with minimal perspiration? Check out these DIY projects for some pinspirational ideas for a crafty way to decorate your home on a minimal budget. Read the rest of this post »

Olly Murs Typography Inspired Music Room

Posted: by May 21st, 2014
Olly Murs music room setup is pretty awesome. After seeing some of the typography used in illustrator Alex Fawkes' Sony Music project, Olly decided he wanted something similar in his beautiful London home. Read the rest of this post »

21 Amazing Baby Nursery Ideas

Posted: by May 19th, 2014
One of the more fun rooms to unlease your creativity has to be the kids rooms. With the first few years of a newborn's life being influenced and shaped so much by their surroundings, its no wonder so many doting parents spend time and attention creating beautiful Nursery masterpieces. Read the rest of this post »

12 Simple Decor Ideas for the Hallway

Posted: by 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. Read the rest of this post »

Game of Thrones Inspired Home Cinema Project

Posted: by April 11th, 2014
We are big fans of Game of Thrones here at, 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. Read the rest of this post »