Gazing at glazing & kitchen mini-reveal

Things are quite literally taking off over at the house. We’ve ripped out carpets, kitchens, bathrooms, built-in furniture and what feels like miles and miles of wallpaper and got rid of one large asbestos pipe. The last big ticket item that had to go were our rotted and peeling single glazed windows in the kitchen.…

Seeing brown!

Everything has just turned brown overnight at Auchenard. The plasterers have been working non-stop and all the bedrooms have now been mostly plastered. You can see in the pictures below that some of the walls have now dried out. Pretty cool huh! They will be a lot lighter in colour by the time its all…

Back to the drawing board (& plaster board)

When Stuart and I saw the kitchen we were able to look past the laminate walls, the out dated kitchen and stained carpet. The one thing that the kitchen had going for it was the wood panelling on the ceiling. I know that this doesn’t look impressive but I have been searching in the blogosphere…