Bathroom, D.I.Y, renovation

What to consider when planning a shower room

If you read my New Year Goals, you will know that this year we move onto Phase 2 of our renovations - upstairs! The first job we are going to tackle is turning this into a shower room: (apologies for the bright light; it was a very sunny day!) So this was originally a small bedroom… Continue reading What to consider when planning a shower room

Decor, renovation

New Year Goals

I've never been one for making New Year resolutions; I think it stems from years of trying to lose wight and failing. This year I do want to think of the year ahead and have some 'house' goals. I'm hoping that we can complete the house renovation and begin to enjoy what we have done.… Continue reading New Year Goals

Christmas, Decor, Decorating, Dining Room, renovation

Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree

Silly me! Here was I thinking I would be able to put up my decorations and show you some twinkle! Instead this is what I'm faced with: When we got up on Sunday morning, hubby decided it was a good idea to start on the dining room revamp. Now I know I shouldn't complain, because… Continue reading Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree

Kitchen, renovation

How to survive a D.I.Y. kitchen renovation

As you know, we are in the process of renovating our whole house from top to toe. This started with a single storey extension to the back of the house which was completed earlier in the year, then hubby has been gradually working his way through the downstairs. We now have four completed rooms and… Continue reading How to survive a D.I.Y. kitchen renovation

Home Office, Living room, renovation

Renovation Update

With two rooms now complete, (see here and here), there's still a long way to go, but we are making progress! We are currently working on the living room and home office. This is how the living room looked previously: So, previously we knocked out the doors you can see in the photo above, and had partially prepared… Continue reading Renovation Update