Throughout my PR career I’ve worked with a number architect firms, many of which had completed inspirational residential projects, giving me plenty of ideas for the house.
We knew the house needed a lot of work but before we could seriously make the decision to buy, we needed to know exactly what was going on with the property.
Anyone will tell you, when a good opportunity presents itself you should grasp it with both hands.
I bought the flat in January 2011. Between January and September, I spent evenings and weekends stripping wallpaper, hacking off plaster, sanding and painting.
It was my intention to launch this blog during the summer last year and continue to document our experiences during the sale and purchase process, as well as throughout the ongoing renovatio