The House That Bloggers Built

The Changing Shape Of British Bathrooms

*While the traditional family bathroom of sink, toilet and bath started to make a splash around one hundred years ago in the UK, it’s possibly somewhat hard to imagine that just fifty years ago there were still many homes that didn’t have indoor toilets. Fast forward a few decades and some homes have gone way past accommodating one WC and in many cases one bathroom.

Changing Shape Of Bathrooms

Bathroom Update

It's been ages since I last updated, I can only apologise! Lots has been happening around the house that bloggers built so I finally got some spare time to sit down and write a post about my brand spanking new bathroom and the ups and downs along the way...

Bathroom Update


Nautical Trend

Lets face it, we all dream of the seaside as soon as it gets warmer. Fish and chips on the beach, strolling along the sand with the waves lapping at our toes, the warm sunshine beating down on your shoulders. So why not bring some of those good vibes into your home?


My Living Room Makeover

It feels like I've been meaning to write this post for ages. A month after I moved in and all the dramas I've been through my living room is almost done minus new carpets! So after promising to keep you updated here it is, my new look living room and your either going to love it or hate it.

Living Room Before

What to do about damp

Damp is an incredibly common problem that’s best tackled early. Condensation, rising damp and penetrative damp can all take their toll on your carefully coordinated decorating scheme, not to mention the fact they can make your home feel cold and unwelcoming. In the winter months when we have our central heating cranked up and the outside of our properties take a battering from the elements, damp problems can become more visible. If you’ve noticed some damp patches emerging and want to put your home back to its best, read on for some tips for dealing with the dark destroyer.

What to do about damp

Ideal Home Show

It's been so long since I last updated this blog and I can only apologise. Stuff with the house has taken over my life but now it's starting to take shape I've finally had a chance to kick back things that I've wanted!
Today I've spent the day at the Ideal Home Show thanks to British Gas and Talented Talkers.

Ideal Home Show 2016

My house of horrors

This isn't your traditional save for a house, buy one, move in, live happily ever after kinda story. Make sure your sitting near a light, your not alone and only continue if your not of a nervous disposition as this story is about to get scary...

my home buying story