How A lot To Renovate A Home

House RenovationDocumenting the renovation of The Cottage, a pre-1840 stone and brick English cottage affected by damp and years of unsuitable remedies. But in the end we acquired there, and you’ll see the underside of the ditch, where we threw in some spare Glapor to provide us a walking floor, versus the finished flooring stage (see the gravel line on the house wall). RENOVATION TIP: Have a look at the expensive designer brands and then discover good quality imitations which are a quarter the price.

Ste and I had a 5 12 months plan from the moment we purchased our first home; I say we however I feel it was more a case of me telling him what the plan of attack was and him going along with it. Anyway I digress, I was absolutely decided that by the time we reached the 5 year mark we might both have sold or be in the means of selling our first house (which you’ll see more of on Instagram #WitherfordWay) in preparation for the subsequent big step in our lives.

The idea that the home should stay livable despite whatever disastrous mission may be ongoing was a hard one at first, particularly …