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Dream Doors Newport are Re-opening

June 18th, 2020

10% OFF CONTINUES!…FOR KITCHEN RENOVATIONS*  FOR ALL NP POSTCODES

As we prepare to return to work, we are proud to be re-opening for business in a safe and responsible manner. We have spent many weeks preparing ourselves, our staff and our showroom for when the time is right. Our customers safety is our primary consideration. From the 1st June we are starting to fit again in customers’ homes. We can also provide you with a free quotation at home from this date.

Our showroom will not re-open on 1st June as the current government guidelines do not allow it, however we can bring samples of items such as kitchen doors to your home in different styles and colours. We will re-open our showroom as soon as possible.

We will keep our showroom window posted with updates, as well as our Facebook page. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

We are the UK’s #1 kitchen renovation company and can do as much or as little as you would like us to do. We really do bring new life to old kitchens. Please visit our website or Facebook page to find out more. Or call Catherine on 01633 526077 to arrange an appointment.

*Kitchen renovation must include replacement doors, plinths and worktops

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The Changing Faces of the Modern Home

May 12th, 2020

Parrys Fine & Country take us on a tour through the decades following the Allied Forces’ Victory in Europe in 1945, to look at the many faces of housing and how it has changed. Following the turbulent years of the second World War, attention turned to rebuilding the nation’s spirit and the many thousands of […]

Home Improvements During Lockdown

May 5th, 2020

DIY stores are reporting record sales as many take this time to work on home projects. These five tips will keep you preoccupied and active during self-isolation whilst adding value to your property. 1. A Fresh Lick of Paint Front door First impressions count. If your front door has seen better days, consider coating it […]

Garden Inspiration with Parrys Fine & Country

April 9th, 2020

It’s commonly believed that the principle reason why people buy a home is for its location, but the truth is a little more diverse. According to new research, the top three reasons for making a house purchase is based on location, price and the property’s garden. Given that over the coming months we are all […]

Garden Life at Abergavenny Community Centre

July 12th, 2016

Volunteers at Abergavenny Community Centre are turning a piece of tarmac wasteland, where old buildings have been removed, into a beautiful garden space, helped by children from the Community Kids Group. The new garden uses paving, gravel, slate, plants and picket fencing to provide a vibrant and tranquil space, with echoes of the seaside. It […]

Ergrownomics

January 15th, 2015

While the array of salad, herb, vegetables and soft fruit available in supermarkets, and Waitrose in particular, is impressive, it is easy to overlook the environmental cost of transporting produce from all over the globe. The UK’s self sufficiency ratio (the amount we produce ourselves!) has fallen from a peak of 87% in the mid […]

In the Garden: Autumn Wildlife

November 21st, 2014

It’s that time of year when the wind howls, leaves tumble from the trees and the very idea of setting foot outside the warm comfort of your home makes you shiver. Coincidentally, it’s also the time of year, when many species of wildlife need a helping hand to survive the coming months and scarcity of […]

In the garden: October

October 5th, 2014

The arrival of October means that Autumn is now fully upon us and the weather feels colder. It’s a beautiful time of the year, with trees changing colour from vibrant greens to shades of russet and gold. This month, try to resist the temptation of a thorough clear out. If you don’t want to collect […]

Annual Flower Festival At Tretower

October 2nd, 2014

The community of Tretower prides itself on its rich farming heritage, but can turn its hand to many things; in this case – flowers. If you love flowers, then you’re sure to enjoy this wonderful event, organised by St John’s Church in Tretower. This year will be the third time the church has hosted a […]

An open garden with a difference at Llanover

September 11th, 2014

Maggie’s, the charity which provides free practical, emotional and social support for people with cancer and their family and friends, is delighted that Elizabeth and Ross Murray have chosen to open their wonderful garden to the public on Sunday 21st September from 11am to 4 pm to support the campaign to build Maggie’s South East […]

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