Storage For Small Spaces 10/12/2019

Storage Solutions for Small Spaces

If you’re heading into the new year and want that fresh start feeling, why wait until Spring for a good clean? Tidying your home doesn’t just mean bringing home armfuls of cleaning products; you’d be surprised how much fresher your home looks if you simply weed out what items you do and don’t need and place the rest in specially designed storage!  Often we think of storage as taking up unnecessary amounts of space, but no matter what size your home, there are plenty of storage tricks you can use... Read More

When to take Christmas decorations down 02/12/2019

When To Take Your Christmas Decorations Down

Us Brits adore Christmas, and one of our favourite Christmas traditions is hosting a Christmas tree in our homes and decorating it (and the rest of the house!) for the season. When it’s appropriate to have your Christmas decorations up is hotly debated, with some setting up their Christmas decorations as early as October or early November and others only interested in having a Christmas tree for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. However, the rules around when to take your Christmas decorations down are a little more concrete. This is... Read More

How to store vinyl records 25/11/2019

How To Look After And Store Vinyl Records

There’s something incredibly satisfying about listening to a record. Records offer a sense of nostalgia like no other, with record players making a bold comeback and taking pride of place in modern homes all around the world. However, unlike mp3s or the online music streaming devices we’ve become used to, records take some looking after – just the tiniest bit of damage and your beloved tunes can quickly become unlistenable! The right care, storage and cleaning, therefore, is vital to keep your favourite records sounding their best for much longer. ... Read More

15/07/2019

Quick Tips to Freshen Your Decor

  Often we would love to completely redesign our home and decorate it completely from scratch, however with our busy schedules the reality of this is usually different. Life gets in the way and it can be difficult to find the time to decorate.  Perhaps you have found yourself a free Saturday afternoon and you’ve decided now is the right time to devote a few hours to fixing up your home. Or what if your relatives are coming for a last minute visit and you want to spruce up your... Read More

03/04/2019
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9 Simple DIY Home Projects

It’s around springtime when the days are getting longer and we’re feeling full of energy that we’re more likely to take on some DIY projects around the home. Sprucing up the home doesn’t need to cost a fortune, especially if you’re really investing in the DIY ethos! Here are a few of our favourite DIY projects for 2018 that will satisfy your home renovation cravings this Spring… 1. Bookshelf Ladders Paint two sets of ladders in a colour to match your decor, then lay wooden planks across the rungs to... Read More

04/10/2018
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5 Tips to Make Your DIY Bedroom Remodel Go Swimmingly

Whether you’re simply doing it to increase the overall value and aesthetic of your home, or a combination of the two, a DIY bedroom remodel can be a fun adventure. It can also go awry if you’re not careful. Here are some tips to ensure your attempt at it goes smoothly. Opt for improvements that don’t involve a sledgehammer If your heart is set on knocking out a wall or two and creating a true master suite, then do it. But for a lot of DIY’ers, the less demo the... Read More

20/08/2018
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Introducing Inspired Living

A new & exclusive Luxury Garden Furniture brand, only available here at Leader Stores. Inspired Living is a high end range of furniture that’s built with an emphasis on quality, style and durability. Offering a unique selection of Garden Furniture that you won’t find anywhere else. Unmatched craftsmanship, using high grade materials that will stand the test of time, all year round, no matter the weather. A brand that will exceed all your Garden Furniture expectations and provide quality pieces that you, your family and friends will love.   Relax... Read More

10/04/2018

Introducing the Corona Vintage collection

Our new Corona Vintage range combines a stylish grey wax finish with vibrant up-cycled paint effect tops. Each coloured top piece is made from rough sawn wood which is sanded to a smooth finish before colour is applied and then distressed by hand. Finally, the top pieces are tongue & groove jointed together to give the plank painted effect. Our vintage range is fashionable and affordable, and brings a fresh perspective to our Corona collection. The Coffee table The centre of attention in the living room. Perfect for your magazines,... Read More

How to Care for Rattan Furniture 26/03/2018

How to Care for Rattan Furniture

When choosing a rattan garden furniture set, maintenance is likely one of the biggest deciding factors you’ll have to consider. Rattan garden sets are fantastic for transforming your garden into a comfortable and social space to be enjoyed by friends and family, as well as improving the appearance. However, we understand that you don’t want to have to spend all year caring for and cleaning your rattan garden set. It’s important that you find the balance between functionality, visual appeal and the practicality of maintenance. We have some good news... Read More

Top 5 Benefits of Rattan Furniture 25/03/2018

Top 5 Benefits of Rattan Furniture

Rattan furniture is one of the most popular choices of garden furniture for the many benefits it offers. While you may love the appearance of rattan furniture, you may not know all of the many wonderful benefits that rattan garden furniture can offer you. We’ve put together an in-depth look at the top 5 benefits of rattan furniture, plus a handy checklist to help you make your decision when shopping for rattan furniture! Comfortable Rattan Furniture When looking for rattan garden furniture, there are many things to consider, but one... Read More