Posts made in December, 2014

PLANNING AHEAD SAVES TIME AND MONEY!

Making a plan of the electrics, lighting and sockets in advance means no expensive mistakes to fix later on down the line… well, that’s the theory anyway!!...

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KITCHEN EXTENSION UPDATE

1. Joists and floor ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 15 The joists go in and the sub floor is laid on top. TO BE CONTINUED… You can also follow progress on Facebook and Twitter and if you’ve found this blog useful please feel free to share it – many thanks from the reconfiguration...

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TRANSFORMING THE ENSUITE

The old en suite bathroom was dark and dated, with nasty (cracked) blue tiles and ‘Victorian’ style sink, taps and toilet. There was also a built in shower cubile that looked like it had come out of the space station and took up nearly half the available space, swamping the room. So everything had to come out! All the old tiles are knocked off and the space prepped. The old shower cubile is removed revealing another 400mm of...

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BEST LAID PLANS…

You turn your back for five minutes and this happens! To be fair, that is where the dividing wall should be… but not just yet! It’s great they are so keen, but even the best builders need good project...

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KITCHEN EXTENSION GOES UP!

OK, just a quick update on the progress of the new extension… Brickwork starts to go up ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 18 The new brickwork starts to take shape. The original foundations of the conservatory were over 1 metre thick so more than strong enough for the new extension. TO BE CONTINUED… You can also follow progress on Facebook and Twitter and if you’ve found this blog useful please feel free to share it – many...

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