A large gathering of interior industry experts and personalities showed up for the launch of house 2016 at the RDS tonight.
Editor of LIFE magazine Brendan O'Connor said the event exceeded all expectations. He spoke of the stress of doing up his own home and welcomed having all interior companies under one roof for consumers.
"That's why an event like this is so fantastic," he said. "It's not only going to save people a lot of time and energy, I think an event like this can save marriages.