Ground Floor Transformation

I think we can all agree that 2020 has been a challenging year, what with one thing and another. I had aimed at the start of the year to update my blog regularly to attempt to catch up with the work we have been doing for the past three and a half years. However, asContinue reading “Ground Floor Transformation”

To restore or replace?

An Entrance Hall Story We were delighted to uncover a beautiful red herringbone quarry tile floor when we first moved in. However, the subfloor was in need of repair and had moved subsequently damaging and moving the tiles. Not to mention the dodgy concrete repairs and missing tiles where the divide for the flats hadContinue reading “To restore or replace?”

Finding joy in the little things

So it’s been a few months since my last post and there have been a few DIY projects going on in the house which I am sure I’ll get around to writing about at some point. But with one thing and another, I have been trying to do the little things which make me happyContinue reading “Finding joy in the little things”

Start from the very beginning…

Well almost! I am cheating here as this is not actually the order of how we tackled the house project but I wanted to start with the front of the house. Now it’s not actually anywhere near where I would like it to be but the changes we have made have significantly improved it’s kerbContinue reading “Start from the very beginning…”