Category Archives: kitchen (DIY)

Apr 18

The New kitchen – purchase 1

In January OH knocked through from the kitchen into the dining room, put a wall up and created me a study/writing room/place to be pretentious 🙂 The aim is to turn the old kitchen into a dining room, and create a new kitchen out of the spare space. So yesterday we went to Norwich to […]

Kitchen Project: End of Day 2

Wall down; RSJ up. Floor filthy. Now to tidy up before next weekend… 🙂  

Kitchen Project: Day 2

At the end of the first day;  the kitchen looked like this. Colonialist pointed out last night, solving the unexpected problems is part of the fun.  Not sure the other half would agree. The bottom half of the wall has been rendered and (in typical Victorian fashion) it’s been designed to stay put until the […]

Kitchen Project: Day 1

The aim is to create a new kitchen and an office space from our dining room. The old galley kitchen will become the new dining room. This is the state of play at the start of day 1. I am not going to hazard a guess how long it’s going to take…