Below are the before and afters of the upcycled furniture used in the attic room – Cabinets given to me by my sister. Scandinavian Pink Annie Sloan Chalk Paint used, distressed and dark waxed. Chair bought from carboot for £5. Sanded down, painted with Provence and Old White Annie Sloan Chalk Paints mixed together and… Continue reading UPCYCLE: THE ATTIC FURNITURE.
The attic room is now complete. It took a while to do but as it was out of the way and not a room that we used regularly the disruption was minimal. We started by ripping out a small wall and cupboard. We then took up the carpet to see the condition of the floorboard… Continue reading RENOVATION: THE ATTIC.
The first thing we have had done on the house is the roof! It had the original tile roof which was old and ineffective, it was letting water into the top room. Now the roof is done and the building is water tight, it’s time for the fun bit; making the inside look nice!
Welcome to our home! It was built around 100 years ago and has a lot of original features in it still. The front of the house is deceiving, its bigger than it looks! One of my favourite features of the house is the original tile flooring, which will definitely be staying! The house… Continue reading THE HOUSE.