Room to stretch – make your bedroom seem bigger

23 May 2014 by , No Comments

Bedrooms are often a bit on the small side. So how do you create a relaxing sense of space when short on square feet? Read on for designer ideas on everything from smart furniture to creative storage. Aim higher When considering how to make the most of any room, remember it has eight corners, not […]

Found under the mattress – more than just money

9 May 2014 by , No Comments
Bottles Under the Bed?

The Bank of England has just withdrawn the old style £50 note. Yet it has calculated there are more than 53 million of them still at large around the country. With a total value of more than £2.65 billion, that’s a lot of cash stashed under Britain’s mattresses! But it’s not just banknotes that are […]

Found under the mattress – more than just money

9 May 2014 by , No Comments
Crocodile Under the Bed!?

The Bank of England has just withdrawn the old style £50 note. Yet it has calculated there are more than 53 million of them still at large around the country. With a total value of more than £2.65 billion, that’s a lot of cash stashed under Britain’s mattresses! But it’s not just banknotes that are […]

Top tips for dealing with shift work

17 April 2014 by , No Comments
Sleeping-at-Work

What has the space shuttle Columbia, the Exxon Valdez tanker and American Airlines Flight 1420 got in common? Sleep deprivation has been linked to all three crashing.  And while we’re not suggesting that shift work will lead to disaster, it does have a number of unwelcome effects on the body. With the right approach, however, […]

British Summer Time – but is the living easy?

11 April 2014 by , No Comments
Bedding 101

How were you feeling on the morning of March 30th? Did you throw back the curtains, full of summery joy? Or did you blink accusingly at the bedside clock, feeling robbed of an hour’s sleep? From surges in heart attacks to slumps in the levels of crime, the simple act of adjusting time can have […]

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