Staying Connected with Family Over Christmas

Christmas gift next to tree

Christmas can seem unattainable when you compare the fantasy version we’re sold with the reality. Significant numbers of people find Christmas isolating and lonely, for different reasons, and struggle to stay connected with family and friends. As specialists in providing luxury granny annexes, we know that quality of life depends on more than the four […]

The Granny Annexe Process Part 3

This is the last in our third part series on the granny annexe process, you can find part one here and part two here. This week we are looking at what happens when elderly relatives have moved into their new home in The Granny Annexe Process Part 3.

The Granny Annexe Process Part 2

Last week here at iHUS we wrote about What To Do When Your Parents Need Extra Care and at the end of the post we talked briefly about Granny Annexes being an ideal solution. So, this week will look at what to do next if you think that a Granny Annexe is just what you […]

Alternatives To Nursing Homes

When it comes to looking after elderly relatives when they are finding it difficult to cope with daily life, a nursing home isn’t the only option available. So, this week here at iHUS we thought we would look at alternatives to nursing homes.

What To Do When Your Parents Need Extra Care

Sometimes we reach a point in our lives when our parents need that little bit extra care. You might have noticed dad forgetting to eat, or mum starting to have falls. Or, they might have had a diagnosis. If that is the case for you, you might be feeling slightly at a loss over what […]

Top 5 Two Bedroom Annexes

Top Five Two Bedroom Annexes Here at iHUS, our range of luxury, self-contained granny annexes feature a number of stunning two bedroom annexes. In this blog, we’re going to outline our top 5 two bedroom annexes.

How Do I Talk To My Parents About Elderly Care?

Two bedroom granny annexes are perfect for those who want space for their grandchildren to stay

There comes a time when our parents can’t look after themselves as well as they once did. For their loved ones, this can be an immense worry. In your opinion, your parents need ongoing care and support. Or perhaps you think it’s time for them to downsize to more suitable accommodation. Or maybe you think […]

Monthly Costs Of Living In A Granny Annexe

monthly costs of living in a granny annexe

Moving into a granny annexe is a big decision. But I think most people who live in a granny annexe would tell you that it is the best decision they ever made! That being said, there are many factors to think about and consider before moving into a granny annexe. And one of them is […]

Getting Help For Your Elderly Parents

Nobody wants to think about it, but if you are over 45 years old then along with other life commitments such as work, marriage and children you may need to start looking ways to help or care for your elderly parents. So, this week will give you some tips and guidance on getting help for […]

Top 5 One Bedroom Annexes

A one bedroom annexe is the perfect solution if you are looking to downsize without giving up the family home or if you’re looking for the perfect accommodation for an elderly relative. A garden annexe is also a wonderful solution for first-time buyers who are struggling to get onto the property ladder.