Ideal Home

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Ideal Home
Editorial director Isobel McKenzie-Price
Categories Home magazine
Circulation 193,101 (ABC Jul-Dec 2013)[1]
Print and digital editions.
Year founded 1920
Company IPC Media
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Ideal Home is the title of a British home decorating magazine, published monthly by IPC Media, a Time Inc. subsidiary. Ideal Home is the best-selling homes magazine in the United Kingdom. Published since 1920, the magazine focuses on home interior decoration articles; reader homes; high-street shopping news and consumer advice. Every issue includes a 20-page section dedicated to kitchen and bathroom makeovers.

Ideal Home magazine is edited by Isobel McKenzie-Price, Editorial Director.

The Ideal Home website was launched in 2005 as an extension of the magazine. It features galleries of room images, decorating advice features, forums, blogs, shopping news and competitions. This can now be found at as part of the Housetohome website.

Ideal Home magazine underwent a design and content revamp on the May 2010 issue. It now sports new features, typography and layout along with a redesigned logo. The revamped copy went on sale on 30 March 2010.[2]

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  1. ^ "ABC Certificates and Reports: Ideal Home". Audit Bureau of Circulations. Retrieved 15 February 2014. 
  2. ^ "Ideal Home undergoes revamp". 26 March 2010. Retrieved 29 March 2010.