Painting the exterior of our 1930s house

Two months ago we planned to spend around £1000 on removing the concrete in our garden and replacing it with some sort of seating area. It was just supposed to be the beginning of improving…

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Transforming Mimi’s nursery into a child’s bedroom

Just before lockdown I had started making changes in Mimi’s room to make it work better for her age. When we moved to our house she was one and we basically moved her baby nursery…

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DIY wall panelling

I get loads and loads of ideas from Instagram and if I get stuck with what to do with one of my own rooms it is often a place I can find inspiration. I have…

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What stops you using your garden?

AD – This post is written in collaboration with Cox & Cox For me it’s poor seating and a lack of shade. I know for others it’s not having direct access or the garden being…

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Home tour: Bringing back the former glory of an Edinburgh home

I first came across Siobhan’s home mid-renovation. I think I had searched for a paint colour and up came one of her rooms and I fell in love with the bare bones of her home…

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