How To Choose The Perfect Mattress

Buying mattresses isn’t something that we do often, it can be confusing when buying a new mattress and knowing what mattress will suit you best. Here at Des Kelly Interiors, we pride ourselves on selling the best quality mattresses and offering expert advice when selecting a new mattress.   Step 1: Start with the basics  Let’s […]

Parents, Babies And Sleep? By Dr Aoife Durcan 

Man sleeping with his baby

We live in a culture where babies are expected to sleep through the night around 6 months or so. While some babies seem to just come into this world as great little sleepers, others, unfortunately, don’t, so the expectation around sleep can cause added stress to parents who are already exhausted. Sleep training is extremely […]

Get The Good Nights’ Sleep You Deserve

Most people crave a good nights’ sleep where they wake up feeling refreshed, re-energized and ready for the day. We have busy demanding lives and feel we deserve a rest. Yet adequate sleep seems to elude many of us. I refer to sleep as “the ultimate act of self-care”. For the month of September, our […]

Why Choose Quickstep Flooring for Your Stairs & Landing?

Your stairs and landing are both areas in your home that sees the majority of footfall in your house only second and third to your hallway. So, you need to put some thought into what flooring suits your home’s needs.For example, you might want carpet on your stairs but you have a house of future sports […]

Tom Coleman – Des Kelly Interiors Exclusive Sleep Expert

Sleep has been described as the master conductor of health and disease. One of the pillars of health according to the leading Universities in the world. There is not a single aspect of our physical or mental health which sleep does not impact. Sleep is the ultimate act of self-care and is known as a […]

A buyer’s guide to beds

Even if you don’t get the recommended 8 hours of sleep every night, countless hours of your days are spent in bed. This time is used for sleeping, watching TV, and enjoying the occasional breakfast in bed. As a result, people focus a lot on the type of mattress that they are purchasing for their […]

A quick guide to hardwood flooring

Good-looking and easy to maintain, hardwood flooring is becoming more of a popular choice for the homeowner. Worries about spills on carpets or the need to be replaced after a few years of use are removed when high-quality hardwood floors are concerned. Did we mention that hardwood floors can also help to improve the market […]

How to select the right mattress for you

It’s been a long 7-10 years with your mattress. Many memories were created while relaxing in this bed but now it’s time for it to be replaced. Resist the urge to buy the same mattress that you had before or assume that the most expensive mattress is the right fit for you. This is a chance […]

How to improve your sleep from A to zzzzz

A healthy diet and exercise are crucial for a healthy lifestyle but did you know that having a good’s night sleep is just as important? Doctors recommend that the average adult gets 7 to 9 hours of sleep every night. However, it’s also a known fact that achieving this can be elusive for many. Time […]

Understanding Colours

The meaning of colour in your interior. The colour and style of your floor will have a major impact on the appearance of your interior. That’s why wood floors come in a near-endless number of colours, styles and finishes… You can be sure there’s always a perfect match for your own taste and personality. Visit your nearest Des […]

The Golden 50th Aniversary

Des Kelly Interiors celebrates 50 years in business, marking half a century since ‘the Carpet Man’, Des Kelly Snr, opened his first store at Cross Guns Bridge in Glasnevin in Dublin. The golden anniversary will be marked by a staff celebration later in the year and a series of consumer promotions reflecting the brand’s 1970 launch. Founder […]

How to get a Healthy Nights<br>Sleep

1: Reduce your intake of caffeine.  Caffeine is a stimulant and should be avoided in the hours before sleep. Tea, coffee, cola, energy drinks, and even chocolate contain caffeine. So, if you are fond of a cuppa before bed makes sure it is of the decaffeinated variety. I advise people not to drink any caffeine […]

Interior Design Trends in 2021

As 2020 comes to an end, it is time to think about revamping your home for the new year (and new decade)! The past 10 years have seen a number of trends that have come and gone but if you’re looking to add some new elements to your home for the new year,   we’ve outlined […]

5 ways to Wipe-Out Winter Fatigue

Are you finding it harder and harder to get out of bed on these freezing cold mornings? Ever wondered why it is so damn difficult? We sought the help of leading bed experts Des Kelly Interior and here are five reasons why you may be struggling.   Regulate Your Bedtime All Year RoundWe are all creatures […]

Increase the value of your home on a budget

Now that the weather appears to be getting a bit better – sometimes our homes can appear to be a bit tired. Even on a budget, you can create a home that looks like a room from a showhouse. Making just a few changes, without too much cost, can increase the value of your home […]