Posts made in January, 2015

MAKING THE BEST OF WHAT YOU’VE GOT

OK people, apologies (yet again!) for taking so long to update the blog – I promise I will try harder! Following on from the post about the kitchen (click here if you’ve not seen that one) I thought you might like to take a look at the new staircase leading from ‘ground level’ to the garage below now that is in… literally opening up all sorts of possibilities! Looking down the hallway from the original kitchen...

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NEW KITCHEN ARRIVES!

Sorry I’ve been a bit quiet over the past few weeks, but with Christmas and the New Year, time has just slipped away! Still, we’ve loads to share with you, so here’s a bit of an update on the kitchen… Click here to view a slideshow The old internal doorway is taken out ... and the window and old lintel removed. Bricking up the old window ready for the steel. Acrow props take the strain! The new steel is fitted and...

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ONLY CLING FILM HAS THE ANSWER…

MARK’S TIP: Use cling film to wrap your sockets and switches when decorating to prevent any splashes or overpaint – it’ll save you loads of time afterwards going around cleaning them all up! (Warning! Make sure there are no lose wires and avoid touching the terminals – if in doubt, always isolate any sockets/switches at the consumer unit before removing).   It’s also really good for brushes and rollers! You...

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