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in Interiors, The House Project

Renovation Tips – 10 things you need to know

If you’re anything like me, you’ll enjoy watching all of those home and design programmes on TV, you’ll enjoy shows like Grand Designs and The Restoration Man and comment along as you watch other mad people renovating and building the homes of their dreams, saying things like “I wouldn’t do it like that” and “that’s a waste of money”. Because, you always think you know best and if you were to do it yourself, it’d be easy peasy.

Well I’m here to tell you that I admit I was wrong – one week in and it ain’t easy peasy! It’s not straight-forward and there are a ton of decisions that need to be made, in advance! So before I get into all the fun posts about design and interior inspo, I thought I’d pop a post up here about renovation tips. I’m sure this’ll become a series in #TheHouseProject, as we’ll learn things as we go along no doubt.Continue reading

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The House Project – Before Tour

Welcome back to The House Project. As the start of the build is imminent, I thought I better get some before photos and video, so you guys can see exactly what we’re starting with. I thought it’d be a great way to document the whole process so we have our story at the end (hopefully!).

So before I go into more detail, why not grab a cuppa and start with my tour (only takes about 5 minutes)…Continue reading

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in Interior Inspo, Interiors

3 Tips for Creating a Luxurious Bathroom

When we bought our current house, the existing family bathroom was tiny and we knew immediately we’d have to extend it. We wanted a larger more spacious bathroom, that’d give us a room for relaxation after a hard day’s work. We think we achieved that and actually, the bathroom is my favourite room in our house. In this post I’m going to talk about the 3 tips we used for creating a luxurious bathroom.Continue reading

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