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Using property websites for home furnishing ideas

Photographs from property particulars

We buy lots of home and interiors magazines in order to look for design inspiration, but there is an often-overlooked source of ideas that's online and completely free: those people selling their homes.

Remember, these are people trying to present their homes in the best possible light, and property sites will often feature many different homes for all homebuyers' budgets. So, from small one-bedroom flats to multi-million pound houses in exclusive neighbourhoods up and down the country, there are plenty of great photographs to look at.

So, what better place to start than targeting the type of property that may offer ideas suitable for your own, whether it's a contemporary modern flat for the urban dweller, a quaint village home, or a vast sprawling country estate? All of these can be fantastic sources of inspiration for home decoration.

Have a look on a site such as Adzuna Property or Zoopla and look for a neighbourhood that might suit you. Search (for sale or for rent, you can use either) and then adjust the sort order by price if you wish to look at the most expensive first (often with more to display in terms of furnishing).

Click through to each property that interests you, and right click and save the photos for your reference when designing your own rooms.

Look at setting up and organising folders full of these photographs, and label them to make it easy to search and sort by property, room type, colour or theme - the perfect way to create your own source of home interiors inspiration and ideas!




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