Posts made in April, 2016

I HATE WASTED SPACE!

Anyone who knows me will also know how much I loath wasted space in a property. As far as I’m concerned, every square inch should have a definite purpose, be it practical or from an aesthetic/design perspective (which ultimately also equals practical if done well). So when we were building the new hallway cupboard I utilised the step in the wall to allow for a fitted shoe rack. Simple, easy and practical, but something very few builders,...

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LIBRARY IS NOW… WELL, A LIBRARY!

After temporarily being home to my office, now the spare bedroom is plastered, painted and ready, the desk, etc., have moved upstairs leaving our library to be, well, a library /music room. The 60s Rockabilly chairs have arrived¬†back from the upholsterers and really look the biz! What d’you...

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BATHROOM DONE!

OK, well it was finished a couple or so weeks back, but just got round to sorting out the pics. First to go are the old dated tiles... ... then the housing for the old built in cistern, which was taking up 32cm of space all down the back wall The plumbing needs to be relocated from the stud wall onto the back wall ready for the new over head shower The underfloor heating gets ripped up and the fused spur used to connect the new whirlpool bath...

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