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Design trends: home phones

These home phones don't just look smart, they act smart, too. Whether you battle the constant struggle to get phone signal or need a visually or audibly clearer way to make phone calls to friends and family - here are the cordless home phones offering something for everyone... 

How safe is your glass table?

Glass tables seem ideal for modern living — they take up less visual space. But what if your dining table or desk shatters?

Phone for security

It's National Home Security Month. As the clocks go back, we find ways to protect your home by phone.


The techie time savers we can't live without

From thermostats that allow you to control your heating wherever you are in the world to AGAs and kettles operated from your mobile device, these gadgets will see you breeze through the day with time to spare...

Design trends: techie gym kit

Turbo charge your weekly gym sessions - or walk a half marathon while typing away at your desk - with the latest hi-tech gadgets.

Design trends: space savers

The average new-build one-bedroom flat in London is smaller than a Tube carriage. These clever products let you enjoy all the latest mod cons even when space is at a premium.

Design trends: TV technology

The latest televisions and their accessories offer slim, space-saving and innovative technology that you can hide away - or give pride of place on a feature wall.

Design trends: green gadgets

You’ll save water, energy and cash with the latest eco-innovations, from digital showers and eco-computers to solar-powered boomboxes for your iPhone

Design trends: LED lighting

New energy-saving LEDs are bright, flicker-free and versatile. No wonder they're inspiring lighting designers.

Design trends: home gyms

Home fitness equipment should either be easy to hide or look so good that you want to keep it in plain sight.

Design trends: work mates

The latest smart appliances make life easier — from steam-generator irons that help you do the job in half the time to robots that vacuum while you’re out at work

Design trends: garden gadgetry

A wood-fired Dutchtub and a retro outdoor digital radio are just a few of the great gizmos we have found for your garden