Our Bedroom Makeover

If you pop by regularly then you will know that we are busy revamping our home. The cottage that we are in was a little worn down and neglected when we moved here, so we have been doing a little bit at a time to brighten up the rooms again. The bathroom renovation went really well and we then moved on to our bedroom which was in desperate need of a makeover.   Painting The Walls Our room was a… View Post

Bedroom Makeover – Quick-Step Flooring

We have been really busy since we moved into our house 6 months ago. We updated the bathroom which was in dire need of some TLC and decided to start our bedroom next. Having worked with Quick-step flooring previously and being so happy with how the flooring turned out, we have chosen the soft oak grey wooden flooring from their Impressive range.   Prepping Just like the bathroom, we removed the skirting boards and easily installed the Unisound underlay. The underlay has… View Post

Cheering Up Our Walls With Desenio

Having not been at our home all that long we are still putting our mark on the place. We are working our way through the house room by room. We have just finished the bathroom makeover and we’re now working on our bedroom so I was over the moon when I was asked by the lovely folks at Desenio to try out some of their prints.   My Feature Wall Desenio specialises in Scandinavian style posters, frames, ledges and hanging accessories. The website… View Post

Things To Do In The Garden In August With Hozelock

I really can’t believe we are in August already! It doesn’t seem all that long ago that I was writing out my previous post of jobs in the garden. Time is just flying by. I spend most of my spare time (when I get some) out in the garden and there is always something to keep me busy. Here is a list of useful to-dos for this month.   Tidy Up Deadhead bedding plants to ensure they continue to bloom… View Post

Bathroom Renovation – The Finishing Touches With Matalan

If you have popped by recently then you will have seen our recent bathroom renovation. We are doing up our little cottage room by room and it’s finally starting to transform into our little dream home. This week we have been adding the Matalan bathroom accessories to finish off the look.   Adding The Finishing Touches To Our Bathroom Renovation With the bathroom being so small, there isn’t any space for my towels so I thought the best solution was… View Post

Plans For The Gardens This Summer

If you have ever moved home then you know just how stressful it can be. We have been in our new home almost 7 months now and even though we have tackled the bathroom, we still have plenty more jobs to be getting on with. I also see the garden as an extra room to the home, after all, we spend just as much time out there if not more than we do indoors. To be honest, one job I do… View Post