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Pen Y Llechwedd

Pen Y Llechwedd

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Our home has a history, a past and a story to share. We are going to great lengths to find this history, in order to share it with you. It seems just about everyone we meet, knows of our…Continue Reading

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Welcome

Welcome

Welcome

Welcome, to my new blog, where I will share with you the journey of renovating our beautiful piece of history, ‘Pen Y Llechwedd’. She has a wonderful history that is begin to reveal itself to us, and…Continue Reading

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Respect

Respect

When Adam and I first started working together, though enthusiastic, I was terrified. I had, had a little experience in the building industry, as both my father and brother are plasterers, also I had previously built my own home. To be honest, I didn’t like what I had found. Sites were dirty, loud, I vividly…Continue Reading

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Inspired Space – Kitchen

Inspired Space – Kitchen

Changing our kitchen space is going to be one of the last things on our list. Currently we have a fully functioning kitchen that is more than adequate for our needs. More important things like bedrooms for the kids, a laundry, and fixing the bathrooms, needs to be done before we consider the kitchen. This…Continue Reading

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Horse and Cart

Horse and Cart

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An early morning visit to our home yesterday, gave us time to pause and reflect and take in the street scape. Being big lovers of history, we indulged in some time spent thinking about what…Continue Reading

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Tech Talk-What is a Nogging?

Tech Talk-What is a Nogging?

It’s such a strange word, and one that I overheard a lot when I first came into the industry, specifically when working with the carpenters. A nogging is a horizontal bracingthat is used inbetween the vertical ‘studs’ in the wall, or inbetween the floor joists, to make the structure ridged.

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Inspired Space – Bedroom

Inspired Space – Bedroom

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I am dreaming over all things bedrooms right now. The master bedroom is the first room in our house I will be able to nearly complete before we move. It is such a romantic space with it’s…Continue Reading

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