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If you’re a bit addicted to home reno and makeover shows like I am, you’d have watched the stack of UK series’ they play on Foxtel. Grand Designs, Property Ladder, Double Your Home and Location, Location, Location (just to name a few, of course).

The one thing I notice the homes have in these shows time and time again is the wall-mounted heating systems in living areas and heated towel rails in bathrooms. And I always wondered why we didn’t have these in Australia. Turns out, thanks to Bosch, we do.

Every evening when my partner gets home from work, it usually signals the end of my blogging day. I used to walk out of my office and into the living room and pop on the TV at this point, but it’s getting to the stage where I’ve seen every episode of Judge Judy that’s airing on Arena. Hashtag #boring.

Granted, I never normally find myself getting giddy over gadgets, but when I found out there are sexy power points containing USB ports - so you can transform pockets of your home into little recharge centres - my interior antennas went off and I couldn't help but spread the word!

I've had many a moment standing in my living room trying to work out why it doesn't feel right. If you've ever had a similar scenario in your own space, this post is going to help, by pointing out five key issues that are stopping your living room from working - and how to fix them!