Our Renovation Update #14 – It’s Finished!!!

Our Renovation Update #14 – It’s Finished!!!

Kitchen Stone Day!  The gorgeous slabs of Caesarstone Statuario Maximus arrived and were installed on the kitchen benches and splashback. And it looks aaamazing…   The cabinet doors arrived a few days later but still waiting on handles (I think...
Study Nook Inspiration

Study Nook Inspiration

A study nook was one of my must haves when designing our plan.   For a long time now the laptop has lived on the dining table or my bedroom floor, so I’ll be very happy for it to have a more suitable home. I think a study nook is a great addition to modern day...
5 Ways To Save Big Renovation Shopping

5 Ways To Save Big Renovation Shopping

No matter how hard you try,  or how well you think you’ve included every little thing in your contract, it doesn’t take long for the renovation budget to start blowing out. Although you don’t need all the bells and whistles, having a few special...
Our Renovation Update #9 – Demo Time (again)

Our Renovation Update #9 – Demo Time (again)

It’s been getting close to the awkward part of the reno – the back wall getting removed and the existing house reconfigured internally. Mr B and I discussed where we would live during that time.  In theory it’s all well and good to just live in the...
Our Renovation Update #8 – A Solid Roof Again

Our Renovation Update #8 – A Solid Roof Again

After what felt like forever, we finally had some roof tiles laid on Tuesday – and they look great! A solid roof again.. I’d been a bit stressed about the tiles because they’re a new Boral colour called “Shale”.   I’d only seen them...