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

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


Compact Garden Furniture Solutions

If your garden is on the smaller side you may feel as though there’s simply no room for garden furniture – but that isn’t the case at all! We understand that the idea of filling a smaller garden space can be daunting, you don’t want to lose the space and style that’s currently there and end up with it looking a mess – but if you’re wanting to get the most out of your garden and really enjoy it with family and friends you’re going to need some garden furniture... Read More

5 Ways to Make the Most of the Heat 18/04/2017

5 Ways to Make the Most of the Heat

The warm weather is here! We bet you’re just as excited as we are, but have you thought about how you’re going to make the most of the heat this year? Spending time in your garden is the perfect way to benefit from the warm weather, and we’ve got some great ideas to keep you outside and enjoying the heat! Outside Dining The warm weather offers us many benefits, but being able to eat outside is one of them. There’s something special about serving dinner in the garden, it just... Read More

How to Make Your Garden a Social Space 13/04/2017

Make Your Garden a Social Space

Gardens don’t exist simply to be looked at! During the spring and summer months you’ve probably spent a lot of time perfecting the look of your garden in terms of plants and greenery, so why not get outside and enjoy it in the warm weather? Gardens are a fantastic space for socialising, whether with your family, friends or neighbours! Maybe you don’t feel like it’s quite ready for a party just yet, but don’t worry – we’ve got a few recommendations for creating a social space out of your garden.... Read More


Our Top 8 Reasons To Choose… Richmond Verano Rattan Garden & Patio Furniture

This Summer. New Garden. 100+ Choices. Only One decision. Choosing a brand new piece of garden furniture for your home can be something of a minefield when buying online. With the rise of online shopping, there’s now thousands upon thousands of sellers, all with their own “bargain” deals, which at first glance can seem too good to miss. We’ve all been guilty of purchasing something without actually really understanding what you’re going to get, but don’t worry, it doesn’t have to be a drama. With new stock arriving daily for... Read More

Don't Let The Snow Beat You This Winter! 13/01/2017

Don’t Let The Snow Beat You This Winter!

Everyone loves the snow… Don’t they? Snowball fights in the park, sledging on a nearby hill and snowmen, what’s not to like. Despite all the positives, there’s a darker side to snowy weather conditions, and actually, you don’t have to look very far to find that not everyone is as excited waking up to a blanket of snow as most people are. Snow is a delivery drivers nightmare (trust us, we know they hate it!), with even small amounts bringing transport networks throughout the United Kingdom to a halt and often causing... Read More

Living Room Colour Scheme Title 26/05/2016

On Trend Colour Schemes: Living Room

Here at Leader Stores we understand the need to keep your furnishings and decor on trend, so we’ve put together a short guide to some of the most popular colour trends for the most important room in your house – the living room! Enjoy this colour palette inspiration and start planning your home renovations!  

Our Guide to Outdoor Heating

Outdoor heaters are often thought of as a luxury item for the average homeowner, but did you know that there are a whole range of affordable and practical patio heaters available right here at Leader Stores? Our range of garden heaters are perfect for creating a cosy atmosphere even on the most chilly of evenings so you and your guests can enjoy the garden scenery for even longer. There are a few different options that you might like to consider depending on the size of your garden and how often... Read More