OUR JOURNAL

Our journal is a place where you will find our new blogs and stories. We comment on the housing market, give you links to Youtube videos on how to achieve our look and provide useful top tips on your own property presentation.

Colour Comeback

Colour Comeback

Katrina Burroughs wrote a lovely article for the Sunday Times this week 02/08/20 called ‘Colour is the new greige’. In it she talks about how people at home during lockdown, staring at their own four walls have been experimenting with colour resulting in ‘rainbow...

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Success during lockdown!

Success during lockdown!

We’ve had an uncertain few months with the housing market being closed for two months during the worst of the Covid-19 pandemic. It was a difficult time for vendors with property ready to sell but not being able to allow potential buyers through the door. But for...

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Love Business East Midlands feature: New virtual service

Love Business East Midlands feature: New virtual service

In our feature in Love Business East Midlands we discuss our new virtual staging service and how it has helped local developers during this time. "When it comes to Lemon & Lime Interior’s new virtual staging service, the results really speak for themselves - the...

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Housing market back up and running again?

Housing market back up and running again?

The housing market looked to be in a good place during the early part of 2020 and then Covid-19 shut it down for almost 7 weeks. Estate agents were given very short notice when they were told they were able to get back to work. Although this is fantastic news for the...

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Why virtual staging will be crucial post-lockdown

Why virtual staging will be crucial post-lockdown

  This week we were featured in Property Investor Today discussing the re-opening of the housing market after these unprecedented times. For numerous reasons, it is vital that the housing and property market must be kick-started again and estate agents and...

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Virtually Staging your property during lockdown

Virtually Staging your property during lockdown

Our new virtual staging service is really important to the property market, during these unprecedented times vendors need to ensure their property is catching the eye of potential buyers. With viewings all over the country being put on hold or not taking place, home...

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Houses for Life after Lockdown- No2 Granary Barn

Houses for Life after Lockdown- No2 Granary Barn

Continuing with our blog series about perfect post-lockdown homes and the new ‘essential list’, our second featured home is Granary Barn. Not only does this home have multiple leisure facilities already integrated, there are plenty of rooms to convert into the perfect...

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15 different ways to use baking soda to clean your home!

15 different ways to use baking soda to clean your home!

Bicarbonate of soda or baking soda, can be found in most people’s kitchens. If not, it is easy to get hold of, not expensive and is a brilliant multi-tasker. it is not only useful for cooking, it can also work wonders as a cleaning product. Here are a few useful tips...

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Life under the Coronavirus Cloud – Weeks 5 and 6

Life under the Coronavirus Cloud – Weeks 5 and 6

Gosh, where does the time go? Two more weeks of lockdown just disappeared. Am I the only person still buried in work projects I intended to start when we went into lockdown? I seem to have been busy with the every day, blogging, keeping up with our lovely clients,...

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Houses for Life after Lockdown – No1 Manor Croft

Houses for Life after Lockdown – No1 Manor Croft

In our last blog I wrote about how this strange period we are going through right now will change what is on a house buyer’s ‘essential list’ once moving is possible again. This is the first of our featured homes that we believe will suddenly be offering pretty much...

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Houses for life after lockdown

Houses for life after lockdown

Has the current crisis made you begin to re-evaluate what you need in a home? We know, from our many conversations with estate agents, vendor clients and with our friends that so many people, stuck for weeks in their own four walls have realised that their perfect...

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Preparing to sell post-lockdown

Preparing to sell post-lockdown

There is so much anxiety about what will happen to the housing market this year. Many people have been holding off selling for up to three years, since the Brexit referendum, and Spring 2020 was definitely going to be their moment to make a change. We know too,  that...

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Spring Selling

Spring Selling

Traditionally the housing market gears up for its busiest time of year about now. Once the Easter holidays are over then many people list their homes for sale to catch the Spring rush in the market. Estate agents have relied on this trend for many years, even through...

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Life under the Coronavirus Cloud – week 4

Life under the Coronavirus Cloud – week 4

Last week, week 3, I started out feeling pretty down for all the reasons in my last blog. Lots of practical things, normally so easy, were proving to be almost impossible. I’m not known for my patience at the best of times so when things aren’t going well…..! The end...

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