Roost is live! Watch our new show packed with inspo for outdoor spaces and decorating with blue

Our very first Roost show is live and it's packed full of clever ideas. Plus, you could win a room's worth of flooring from Amtico

Drum roll please… The debut episode of Roost, our brand-new weekly show aimed at improving your home and garden, is now live!

If you need some inspiration to get started on your own home improvements, then you've got to watch the latest episode. It's packed with loads of inspiring ideas and plenty of practical advice, from easy garden ideas to blue living room colour schemes.

kitchen area with blue worktop and stools

(Image credit: Amtico)

And, for UK viewers, there's a chance to win a room’s worth of stunning Amtico Spacia flooring in this week’s competition. Entering couldn't be simpler – all you have to do is watch and then answer the question below.

Watch Roost Episode 1

So what exactly is in the very first episode? Firstly, if you're in search of a new kitchen floor, you've come to the right place. We cover three of the most durable and easy-to-clean materials to use for hardwearing kitchen flooring, without compromising on style.

Next up, you'll find out how to design an outdoor living space, just in time for sunny days ahead. From choosing the right furniture and decorating the space, to patio heating and fire pits, there are ideas for every space.

garden area with blue floor and chairs

(Image credit: Dobbies)

Then, we deep dive into clever blue colour schemes, with easy decorating ideas to inspire your next project. Find out how to create a soothing blue and green combination, or a blue scheme with contrasting orange. There are so many tones to choose from – from pale sky blue to the rich and vibrant Yves Klein blue.

Related: Blue living room ideas – from midnight to duck egg, see how sophisticated blue can be

Without further ado, grab a coffee and take a look at what’s in the very first episode of Roost:

In our first episode of Roost, we're giving away a whopping 25sqm of Spacia flooring from Amtico to kit out a room in your home.

All you need to do to enter is watch the episode and fill in the form below…

Please note this competition is open only to UK residents

Jenny McFarlane
Senior Digital Editor

Jenny is Senior Digital Editor and joined the team in 2021, working across Ideal Home, Real Homes, Homes & Gardens, Livingetc and Gardeningetc. Since getting on the property ladder, her passion for interior design and gardening has taken on a new lease of life. She loves collecting and salvaging unique items (much to her other half's despair) but sniffing out stylish home bargains is her one true love. When she has a spare minute, she loves crafting, having studied textiles at university – although she hardly gets the chance with her daughters keeping her permanently on her toes.