Renovation Stories

Who doesn’t love a renovation story? Here you will find all our renovation projects and how we turn a house into a home.

How to Leave Steel Beams Exposed for a Beautiful Industrial Kitchen

I would say a lot of my interior inspiration comes from the inside of a restaurant or café. We first started renovating when my kids…

Small Pantry Ideas – How to Create the Perfect Kitchen Storage Space

Having pantry storage in the kitchen is the dream, isn’t it? Especially a walk-in one if you’ve got the space. I was constantly searching for…

10 of the Best Kitchen Cabinet Colours Ideas and Two-Tone Designs

When we started planning our new kitchen design the most important decision for me was to get the kitchen cabinet colour right. I had my…

A Guide to Biofuel Fireplaces – Eco Friendly Heating for Your Home

Biofuel fireplaces were not really on my radar until the last year or so. I have always loved traditional fireplaces and wood burners. They are…

How to Be More Eco-friendly and Cost Effective When Heating your home

Sponsored Content: This post has been sponsored by Vaillant. As usual, all thoughts and opinions are my own. We can’t escape the news at the moment…

The Colour Collections – How to Use Dark Green in the Living Room

One of my favourite colour combinations has to be dark green and gold. I love the richness of these colours and always dreamed of having Dark Jade bridesmaids’ dresses with gold accessories for my wedding…

How to Create Stylish Faux Crittall Doors With Reeded Glas

When we were extending and renovating our house, the internal doors where the last thing on my mind. They’re just doors, right? I’ll just choose…

Billy Bookcase IKEA Hack: How to Create Bespoke Bookcases for Your Living …

Strap yourselves in as I’m about to take you on a wild IKEA Billy Bookcase hack ride! This has been my most ambitious upcycle yet…

How to Plan a Utility Room for Ultimate Storage Space- Part 1

Utility room, laundry room, mud room. Whatever you want to call it, the utility room is such an important space, it can have a huge…

Living Room Fireplace – How to Create a Stunning Focal Point Without a …

I absolutely loved the living room renovation in our old house, it was cosy, compact and painted in comforting colours. It was a room that…

How to Transform Your Garden for £300

I know it’s probably tipping it down with rain where you are at the moment and you’re looking out of the window at your garden…

How to Easily Install DIY Blinds For Your Home

Sponsored content: This post is in collaboration with Blinds By Post. All thoughts and opinions are my own   Our house is blessed (or cursed) with…

Tiles in Décor – 10 Creative Ways to Use Tiles in Your Bathroom

Sponsored content: This post is in collaboration with Boutique Stone. All thoughts and opinions are my own Let’s talk tiles! We have recently renovated our family…