Is exactly that- taking the elements that are significant to the client along with the features of the property and using these, coming up with a new ‘twist’.

Often an interesting challenge, but an opportunity to put my design degree to work!

Modern living can have its advantages- the ugly bit of an open fire is the cleaning out next morning- a modern gas or electric fire needs none of that, but can it present that all important comfort appeal and focal point in the room?

Some modern design, especially Scandinavian, can be stunningly simple and elegant, taking the period home onto the next stage in its long story.