TOTUM's Top 6 Home Improvement Ideas To Spruce Up Your Pad | TOTUM
Ben HaywardApril 5th

We’ll know by the end of this week if the UK’s current coronavirus ‘lockdown’ rules will be eased or not - it’s not looking likely is it?

So, as millions of us face the prospect of seeing little more than the inside of our homes for weeks on end, we may as well try and make them as pleasant as possible!

With that in mind, here at TOTUM we’ve teamed up with a bunch of awesome brands and pulled together some of our very best ideas for pimpin' up your pad over the next few weeks - and the best (and most important) part of it all is you won’t even have to leave your house to do it…

From really bringing the vibes to movie night, to making sure you can relax in comfort, to stepping up your cooking game, TOTUM is here to help stop lockdown getting you down.

Iconic Lights


Something I've come to learn is that the right lighting can absolutely transform a room.

TOTUM members get 17% off designer style lights for your home & garden at Iconic Lights.

With a huge range of lighting for you to discover, Iconic Lights will spark your interiors inspiration to help you find the perfect mood and light for your space. With everything from classic to contemporary styles, make a bold statement and transform your home with Iconic Lights.

Prestige Kitchenware


TOTUM members get 10% discount site-wide at Prestige.

Whether you need a new kettle, a fancy new frying pan, a slow cooker or the latest kitchen tools and gadgets, take your cooking to the next level with Prestige. And with up to lifetime guarantees across all the ranges - and free delivery over £50, make the most of your mealtimes with Prestige Cookware.

Philips Hue


Movie night just got a whole lot better... TOTUM members get an incredible 20% discount when buying smart lighting at Philips Hue.

Discover a whole range of smart lighting, sensors and switches and light your home exactly how you want with Philips Hue. There’s no wiring and you can perfectly match your lighting to your mood with one click, lie back and enjoy!

Furniture In Fashion

working from home

TOTUM members get a lovely 12% discount when shopping all Home Furniture and Lights at Furniture In Fashion.

Now that a lot of us are working from home, a proper desk chair sounds pretty good...

From brand new sofas and coffee tables to beds, mattresses, bathroom suites, home office furniture and more, kick back with Furniture In Fashion.



No matter what sort of home improvement you've got in mind, the chances are Argos have got you covered!

TOTUM members can take advantage of great discounts at Argos. Check out Argos’ huge selection of products both online and in-store.

From consumer electronics to tools, gadgets, furniture, frames, kitchenware and more, get just what you need for a price you want to pay at Argos.

Candles Direct


There's nothing to help you relax quite like the aroma of your favourite scented candel.

Well, fortunately TOTUM members get 15% discount site-wide when shopping online at Candles Direct.

Whether you’re after scented candles, reed diffusers, scented hand creams, wax melts or car fragrances, Candles Direct’s huge range - featuring big names like Yankee Candle - is bound to have something to delight your nostrils...

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