Investing in a new carpet or flooring? The Carpetstore is the one-stop shop for all budgets, styles and textures
Toby Walker started learning the violin aged five and Charlotte Clemson at three. Both are proud ‘Suzuki kids’ – they followed the teaching philosophy of Dr Shinichi Suzuki – and they have now opened a Suzuki school at the Rocks Lane Multi-Sports Centre in Chiswick.
Dr Suzuki developed a unique method that enables children to play to their best ability while absorbing key life skills at the same time. ‘Children start young (three-plus) when skills are easily mastered and they learn in a natural way by listening and repeating,’ explains Toby. ‘Lessons are on a one-to-one and group basis; making music is about communicating, so playing socially from the beginning is vital.’
With beautifully refurbished apartments available to rent, elegant communal areas and an on-site management team, Hamlet Gardens is one of West London’s most desirable locations
The Chairman & Son: Craftsman at Work – Upholstering and making fine furniture
‘Steve knows our business. He reacts quickly and delivers exactly the support we need. We can trust him.’ – Dominic Hughes, Pot Pourri, Chiswick ‘At Christmas I get invited to quite a few office parties,’ admits Steve Bonnici. ‘It’s a nice confirmation that I’m seen as one of the team. The parties are fun too!’ […]
Specialising in corrective exercise and Pilates, Susan Harker has developed a thriving practice at the Novotel London West Hotel. Susan tailors a holistic scientific programme to the needs of each client and here she describes the positive impact of corrective exercise on Ammar’s life.
Just like most businesses, fashions come and go in the world of carpets and flooring.
And according to Clay Miller, who with his brother Joe has been running the Carpet Store for 25 years, one of the hottest current trends is for made-to- measure bespoke rugs.
‘We’re definitely seeing more demand,’ says Clay. ‘Where people used to have carpets in their living rooms, now stone and wood floors are popular.
Brad Cahoon Need help with those annoying little jobs around the home? Local handyman Brad Cahoon is the man to call It goes without saying that, can never be sure what you’re going to be tackling next. When you cover as many bases as Brad Cahoon, that’s certainly the case: ‘A lady once asked me […]
Adam and Potsie Whatever the style, colour or cut, Adam and Potsie provide first-class professional hair care with a delightful personal touch The first thing that strikes you about Adam and Potsie’s bright hairdressing salon in Ravenscourt Park is a picture gallery of hundreds of beaming faces. ‘Our business is all about making people feel […]
Steve Bonnici Diagnosing a computer, tablet or phone fault is a headache. Chiswick Computers offers the perfect bedside manner ‘I compare our relationship with customers to the one between a doctor and patient,’ reflects Steve Bonnici, owner of Chiswick Computers. ‘That’s because clients put massive trust in us when they hand over devices storing their […]