Variations can be the most challenging component of a job. They can create real animosity between builder and client if not handled correctly. Some larger project builders will charge hundreds of dollars just to open your file, before making changes or variations. Variations can be an expensive surprise at the end of a job, but there are some ways to minimise…Continue Reading
This week I though I would tell you about how our living has changed in Pen Y Llechwedd, now that the seasons have changed. In Summer we started our day with a cup of coffee on the front deck, we ended our day with a glass of wine on the back deck, if we had…Continue Reading
Levels in their various forms have been around forever. The spirit level was invented in the 1600’s by a gentleman called Melchisedech Thevenot, however prior to that water levels were commonly used. As well as the often used spirit level, the original water level, other levels such as a Reed level or a Line level…Continue Reading
So I am still without a real laundry. I currently have a rusty old tub, and floor space for my washer and dryer, I kind of have walls, and that’s about it. It’s yucky and uninspiring, but, I do have the opportunity to create a new laundry, and that is something to look forward to.…Continue Reading
Sharing her Favourite Space this week, we have Kirsten Smith from Kirsten and Co. A delightfully witty blogger, who has me in stiches with just about every post, not afraid to show off her handsome hubby ‘Guns’, who has an amazing ability to cook and flex his muscles at the same time. Kirsten has another…Continue Reading
Last week Adam and I flew to Sydney to attend the HIA Home Show. It was a quick research trip, as we were thinking to hosting our own stand at the upcoming home show in Brisbane. Here are my top tips for getting the most out of attending a home show.