Tag Archives: fire place

PROJECT: KITCHEN/UTILITY ROOM

It’s been a lovely spring day today and we have had the back door open to try and help the plaster in the utility room dry out so we may even have paint on the walls in the next week … Continue reading

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PROJECT: LIVING ROOM

Our living room has played a whole host of roles since we moved in.  It was a traditional living room right at the start (a freezing cold one!) but it’s also been a dining room, bedroom (during the flood) as … Continue reading

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PROJECT: DRESSING ROOM

We have finally moved in!  This time last week we spent the evening sorting out, cleaning and moving into the dressing room.  It definitely wasn’t the quick job I was told back in April it was going to be but … Continue reading

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A LOOK BACK AT 2014

This time last year I took a look back at what we had achieved over the last twelve months and so I thought I would do the same again now.  For the first time the house is definitely starting to … Continue reading

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PROJECT: FIREPLACES

As part of our restoration project we have restored the fireplace in the living room and the master bedroom.  The one in the living room has been used lots this winter but we’re yet to use the one upstairs. On … Continue reading

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PROJECT: FIREPLACE

We were very excited to light the fire for the first time the other day, especially as the temperature is dropping and we have no central heating at the moment.   The ‘keeping warm’ project is well underway and the … Continue reading

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PROJECT: FIREPLACE

The one goal of the year was to install the fire in the living room so we didn’t have to have another freezing cold winter.  The fire surround was delivered a few weeks back and the chimneys had been lined so … Continue reading

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