The Right Tools For The Job

Another weekend always means another little (or big) DIY chore here and there. We’re always torn between those tasks we think we can do ourselves…

Our Front Door Conundrum

Now that the builders have finished the rendering and painting on the front of the house and following on from our new windows and plantation…

Innovative Design From Ted Todd Hardwood Floors

One of the reasons I love renovating our home, as slow a process as it may be, is the joy at discovering new brands. We’re…

Monday Catch-Up #55

Finally, finally, this week the sun came out and doesn’t it just make everything seem so much better? The end is in sight now for…

Bedroom Refurbishment Plans

They say that summer is the most popular time for home refurbishment and that’s certainly what we thought when we called the builders in to…

The Great British Weather and Builders

Oh June. June, June, June. When the weather forecasters said it would be one of the wettest Junes ever I dismissed them and thought pah,…

When An Old House Gets Too Much

Last weekend we popped to our local family-run flooring company and booked some work in for the floor to be replaced in our third bedroom.…