Welcome

It’s certainly been a while. But then it has been a bit of a rollercoaster of a year… Again. Having enjoyed the winter with our new lounge and log burner (which was literally lit every single day from November last year, all through Christmas and well into 2013) January kicked off with yet another ‘project’. […]

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The Big One

Well, we’ve finally done it. The Big One. The change that has made our 2 bed 2000sq ft house into a 4 double bed 2000sq ft house. And really it was very simple. Just a small 3m x 3m extension to the side of the house. Under permitted development, no impact on neighbouring houses, little […]

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Coveted Conversion

Unfortunately when we bought Timbertops, we neither had a garage nor a properly converted garage space. We had a sunken room without adequate power, poor insulation, surface electrical plastic trunking, exposed piping, a soil stack, no skirtings or even a door. Dismal. Yet we ended up using it as our main living room as it […]

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Fly, fly like the wind

Happy New Year everyone! So, I’m not sure if you remember, but before Christmas I set the team an unbelievably short time frame to get our 2nd floor bathroom refurb done. 10 working days to be precise. Phil (my dear husband, who is thankfully a DIY guru) and I got stuck in too over the […]

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Dec your halls

I won’t so much be decking my halls as having a few gorgeous pieces decorating my home for a festive feel. Less is more I say! Here are just a few of my favourite finds for all you contemporary lovers out there.. And maybe there’s just enough time left to get yourself some..! http://www.allmodern.co.uk/Alessi-AMGI10-YYY1236.html http://www.skandium.com/product-viewer.asp?id=1779 […]

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