How to add the perfect finishing touch to your new home

With the first homeowners getting ready to move into their new Chipping Homes properties at Fellside, we thought it was the perfect opportunity to share with you our top 5 tips of how you can make you dream new house a perfect loving home.


As well as feeling comfortable under foot, rugs can accentuate the style of any room.

Rugs are the perfect way to anchor a space whilst introducing texture, depth and colour, instantly transforming a blank canvas into a luxury space that is warm and inviting to all.

Plus, there are no set rules, meaning that rugs can be incorporated perfectly into any theme or style… So don’t be afraid, let your personality shine through!

Get the look: From large area rugs to sheepskin, woollen and Persian, Dwell in Preston, have a stunning range to choose from.



Add some indoor greenery with houseplants! This top interior trend is showing no sign of slowing down. Offering an instant boost and a splash of luscious green colour, houseplants are a great fresh way to project colour, life and energy into your new space.

As well as adding a stylish look, houseplants also aid in purifying the air and boosting your mood!

Get the look: Shop local and check out the huge range of plants available at SO Plants, Longridge, the perfect place to visit for all your plant needs.



Playing an important role in adding the perfect finishing touch to any room getting your lighting right in your humble abode is key.

Incorporating a variety of lighting sources can set and change the mood of any room. Whether it be floor lamps, table lamps, wall lights or even candles, there’s a lighting source to suit any style.

Get the look: Let your personality shine through with statement lampshades (they can be changed after all). The Lighting Room, Preston, is a family run business bursting with an exquisite range help you beautifully light your home.


Decorative pieces

Accessories and decorative pieces can give a room personality and make a huge impact.

Combining textures and colours can increase the visual interest of your space. They can also be inexpensively changed to suit the everchanging styles or seasons!

Pillows, mirrors, art and stools are all great accessories to add a boost of style. But don’t worry, you can slowly add to your range! It can take time to make a room just the way you want it to be, don’t be afraid to decorate slowly!

Get the look: Twitter Lane in Clitheroe offers a breath-taking range of stunning home accessories, created to perfectly match individual designs.



Photographs are the perfect way to add a personal touch and make your new house feel like a home.

Proven to boost your happiness and remind us of the people and places we love most, photographs can add a special little touch and make your space a unique place to enjoy, filled with your fondest memories.

Get the look: Snapfish is an online shop that offers all your photo printing needs, from canvas prints to home décor there are plenty of ways you can add your own personal stamp in your home.

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