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 […]

Can I Build A Granny Annexe In My Garden?

can i build a granny annexe in my garden

If like many other people, you have been looking at granny annexes and thinking that you have a big enough garden for one, you may be wondering, can I build a granny annexe in my garden?

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.

Making Your Granny Annexe Cosy For Winter

December marks the official start winter. The most wonderful time of the year according to that Andy Williams fella. However, weather reports are telling us to brace ourselves for ‘the coldest winter in 100 years’ (although we’re pretty sure they say that every year). So, now is the time to make your granny annexe cosy […]

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 […]

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 To Freshen Up Your Garden Annexe Kitchen

If you’re looking to freshen up your garden annexe kitchen, now is a perfect time! Autumn is one of the most popular seasons for re-decorating and sprucing up the home. This is usually because people want their home to look its best for the Christmas festivities. Perhaps you’re having family around this Christmas, or maybe […]

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 […]

Choosing The Layout Of Your Granny Annexe

Planning your granny annexe is an exciting time. And one of the first and most important decisions you will make is the layout of your self-contained annexe. Once you’ve chosen the layout, it will be time to get started on the build, and before you know it, you’ll be moving into your dream annexe.