Followers of this blog will know that for four years I have been project managing the renovation of our house. Not only that, I have been very hands on with a lot of the renovations and am on first name terms with the assistants in the local DIY shops. There is nothing I don't know about heat guns, decorator's caulk or cutting in!
Well, I have some news.
After four years of hard work and heartache the inside of our house is finally finished!!
It all started in October 2006 when we bought the house, had it completely rewired and had all new windows fitted. You can see why:
(most of the windows looked liked this and that box is an ancient burglar alarm system which had wires running all over the house along every skirting and round every door frame - nightmare to remove)Then the hard work started as we worked our way through each room totally changing it from a tired old house to a lovely modern family home.
Virtually every room had to be gutted, replastered and a new radiator fitted before being redecorated and new carpets fitted.
Some jobs needed professionals: electricians, plumbers, fitters, plasterers, etc, but all of the decorating was done by me.
There isn't an inch of skirting board, architrave, windowledge, wall or door I haven't painted in this house now!
Over the next few posts I'm going to show before and after photos of the rooms, in the order in which we renovated them, as record of ...
...."The Transfomation of No 23"