House Renovation Diary Part 2

For the last few weeks I have not had a minute spare to post anything, and have been trying to juggle the renovation, still do another existing part-time job, carry out my school Governor role, look after my kids and still run the family home.  I kid you not, this is multi-tasking to another level.  … Continue reading House Renovation Diary Part 2


House Renovation Diary Part 1

Biting the bullet... I have been away from the blog of late, and here is the main reason why.  I have gone into partnership with a property developer as the designer and project manager, and we have the following property to turn.  It is a 3 story Victorian house in central Bristol which we purchased … Continue reading House Renovation Diary Part 1

Stately Home Visit – Dyrham Park

Roll over Downton Abbey (aka Highclere)... today I visited Dyrham Park near Bath which is in the middle of a huge roof overhaul, and a rarity in that the National Trust lets the visitors see the conservation work which goes on in one of their properties. The Estate The house is set in 274 acres … Continue reading Stately Home Visit – Dyrham Park