Category: Renovations

Upcycling – Painting Old Furniture

Old furniture sourced from reclamation yards can be transformed simply with the addition of a coat of paint whether it’s a bench for outdoor use or something for the interior. The painting of old chairs with spindles and so on can, however, take a lot of time and effort so here are some tips on…




Cheap And Easy Ways To Restore Old Furniture

Restoring old furniture can be a really pleasurable experience. If you’re creative it more than satisfies those urges and if you are keen on upcycling, then you can feel equally pleased you have saved yourself the bother of buying something new and probably mass produced. Restoring old furniture to its former glory, however, isn’t always…




How to Make You Period Home Look More Authentic During Renovations

Owning a period home means you get to enjoy all the character these properties offer but renovation work is likely to be far more difficult on some properties and other depending on the materials used in the original build. If you are sourcing new materials for your renovation project, then there is always the problem…