Tag Archives: First time buyers

The hall, stairs and landing

This can often be an overlooked part of a house – especially when it’s not grand, not big, and not well lit – like ours! Terraced houses in this area all have the same narrow, Victorian hallways – with varying … Continue reading

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Where have I been – this time?

So last time I went AWOL it’s because I was having too much fun and going on holiday. This time I’ve been a bad blogger for almost 2 months! Oh deary me. I do have 2 fairly good reasons why … Continue reading

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The Bathroom – The final hurdles

Well done! You made it through the first part! And I promised you a saga, so here it is! Enjoy… Fitting the bathroom I think the first problem we had with the project, was that we thought, because Husband is … Continue reading

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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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