Last Friday, my youngest has his graduation dinner at school. It was a wonderful night that our Pen Y Llechwedd played a big part in. It was lovely to get ready for such a big event in our lives, here in her embrace. Usually when getting ready for just about any event, we are all…Continue Reading
I have always wanted a fireplace with a mantle. They always look so romantic and add a warm, cozy feel. (literally as well :))
When we decided we were going to have one, our first obstacle was the VJ walls, which didn’t allow for a cavity to place the gas fireplace, so our options were to…Continue Reading
George Brockwell Gill, had a career in Ipswich as a prominent architect spaning 55 years. Born in 1858, he passed away when he was 97 years old in 1954. Only the Saturday before he passed, he was well enough to vote in the local election. Had he not passed away, he was due to celebrate…Continue Reading
Today we are talking all things stairs. There are many industry words surrounding stairs, stringers, risers, treads, and landings to name a few. Lets dissect…..
When building stairs, keep in mind, there are legal requirements for the tread width, the riser height, landing requirements, and you should talk to your builder or industry professional before undertaking this as…Continue Reading
I have a hall table to decorate…
It’s at our front door, the first thing you see as I open the door. Right now it has a candle on it and it…Continue Reading