Category Archives: Home Design

Restore Your Older Home With Beautiful Joinery

There’s nothing quite like the excitement of purchasing your first home, but when you’ve fallen in love with a house that has had a few occupants before you, certain updates might be necessary, and your beautiful new household might need … Continue reading

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How to Style Your Staircase

The staircase is a fundamental feature within many homes, but it’s an architectural structure that is often overlooked during styling. It can be the centrepiece of any home or can sit quietly in the background as part of an existing … Continue reading

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Put Your Stamp on a New-Build with Custom Joinery

When purchasing your first home, or moving to a bigger property, one of the most tempting types to choose is the modern new build, providing all the amenities you need in a shiny, new property that can even be designed … Continue reading

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Renovating or Self-Building? Why You Need Bespoke Doors

Moving into a new home is always exciting. But, if you opt to renovate or self-build you’ll have the opportunity to stamp your style on every inch of your property, including the doors. Going bespoke is a smart choice, allowing … Continue reading

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4 Big Joinery Trends for Summer 2018

So far in 2018, we’ve seen a hockey-stick effect in the popularity of handcrafted furniture including bespoke doors and designer staircases. But interior design is so much more than what sits inside a home. Here are four trends you’re likely … Continue reading

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Make Your House a Home When You Move In

Moving into a new house can often feel like squatting in someone else’s home for the first few months – you haven’t chosen the decor or the fixtures and fittings, and it doesn’t start to feel truly your own until … Continue reading

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The Lowdown on Staircase Design For 2017

When considering questions on interior design, people don’t usually think first about staircases. Yet the staircase is often one of the central and most noticeable features of a house. For this reason, it is vitally important to take time and … Continue reading

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Do You Want To Find The Right Staircase For Your Space?

Fitting a brand-new staircase doesn’t need to be difficult, if you know which staircases best fit different spaces. Your builder or architect may insist that they’re unable to build a staircase that complies with building regulations, but at Darcy Joinery, … Continue reading

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What a Difference a Door Makes: How Doors Affect the Value of Your Property

Your front door is the first thing that visitors see when they approach your home. It is a huge part of your property’s identity and can completely transform both your internal and external aesthetic. If it’s shabby, dilapidated, and unloved, … Continue reading

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Renovating a Listed Property: Why Getting Period Details Right Matters

If you’ve recently purchased a listed property, you’ll probably already be familiar with the pitfalls of renovation. You’ll have spoken to your local conservation officer and have a clear picture of what you can and cannot do to your property. … Continue reading

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