Posts made in April, 2015

NOW YOU SEE IT…. NOW YOU DON’T!

Just a quick update today. When stood in the new kitchen extension looking back into the original house, the dividing wall irritated me. It formed a bit of a barrier. Obviously it wouldn’t be possible to take that out completely, but I did want to try to reduce the impact and pull the two halves of the kitchen together… so this was my brainwave. What d’you think? Before... ... and...

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SPEAKING AT CENTRAL LONDON PROPERTY MEET

I’ll be speaking at the Central London Property Meet on Weds 22nd of April about how to turn poorly designed property into a valueable asset using permitted development, so it would be great to see you there! The event starts from 6.30pm at Browns Bar and Brasserie (82-84 St Martins Lane, Covent Garden, WC2N 4AA), but spaces are limited so best to register asap to ensure your seat! I look forward to seeing you...

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ALL STARTING TO TAKE SHAPE… AT LAST!

I know, I know… it’s been ages since I last updated the blog and my sincere apologies, so to make up for it I’ll post twice today! OK, firstly let’s look at the new dining room… Old lounge is cleared ready to start the work. Fireplace is removed (and flogged on Ebay). Acrow props take the strain as the new RSJ goes in. Sink and old kitchen are taken out (again, sold on Ebay!). The connecting wall is removed to...

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