A cargo ship in transit: Some suppliers are seeing gaps in supply chains due to the coronavirus. Photograph: iStock

While the potential impact of coronavirus on food and medicine supplies is a hot topic, less obvious but increasingly concerning for local businesses (...)

1 Do your homework To be in the know about upcoming new homes schemes, register your interest ahead of time with relevant agents to keep abreast of l(...)

Ideal Home Show: 240 stands spread across almost three acres at the RDS

The Ideal Home Show runs from October 27th-30th at the RDS Simmonscourt Pavilion in Ballbridge Dublin 4. Upwards of 26,000 people are expected to visi(...)

Muriel Simpson of House & Garden Design. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Diningroom suites are out, as are freestanding wardrobes, china cabinets and “brown furniture”. “Accent chairs” that make a room more interesting beca(...)

The ‘Irish Times’ Home & Design Theatre at the Ideal Home Show.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27th 1pm: Introduction to The Irish Times Home & Design Theatre followed by The quantity surveyor versus the architect : head-to-(...)

Dining area after staging: a warm, clean and inviting atmosphere

So you’ve decided to place your home on the market. What is the best course of action to help change that For Sale sign to Sold? After price and lo(...)