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The Garden – Part 2

I know you guys will have been itching to hear how work in the garden has progressed, considering Part 1 was posted a whole 3 months ago! To re-cap, we’d gone from a fairly open plan rubbish tip of a … Continue reading

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Master Bedroom – a rewind

So, there is something I have been very aware that my blog has been missing, after all, an ‘after’ shot isn’t much cop without a ‘before’ shot… The lack of ‘before’ images, has mostly been down to my old camera … Continue reading

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The Living Room

I probably spend the most time in this room and it’s probably the room I’m most frustrated with. For the most part, I love it. The new bits we’ve done; the fireplace, the shelves, the wall colour, the curtains and … Continue reading

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Weekend project – alcove shelving

In one of the alcoves in our living room, to the left of the chimney breast, we decided to fit some shelves to make the most of the height of the room and use it for some storage. At the … Continue reading

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Kitchen Planning…

At the beginning, the kitchen was the worst room in the house. The kitchen is towards the rear of our house, and is slightly narrower than the front of the house, allowing for the side extension path from the dining … Continue reading

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How it began

We forked out about £350 for a Home Buyers Survey with our mortgage lender. One of the positives about buying /living in a terraced house is that you can have confidence that whatever condition it’s in, it’s probably not going … Continue reading

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First blog post – seems as good a title as any.

So I suppose it’s not much of a secret anymore, but for as long as I can remember, it was always my goal for when I had my own house, to make sure there was something yellow in every room. … Continue reading

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