Tag: design your own home

  • Black House renovation

    Our Bungalow Renovation Floor Plans

    In my previous blog I talked about the challenges two months into our bungalow renovation. At this stage things were starting to take shape, but it’s always good to stop and reflect on how far you’ve come.  If you are new to my blog and this is the first time you are reading, we purchased […]

  • Q&A: Why We Chose Vario by VELUX Roof Lights in our Bungalow Renovation

    When taking on this renovation project my vision was to build a family home that was immersed in nature and had a considered and meaningful interior. I fell in love with the plot of the land that the bungalow was nestled in rather than the property itself. I saw the potential in this plot from […]

  • Why is Lighting Design So Important in Your Home Renovation?

    ‘Good lighting draws attention to what it is lighting, not the lighting itself’ (Nick Merchant, founder of Home Lighting and Design Studio) Lighting design is crucial for any home and an important interior design tool. It plays a pivotal part especially when you are taking on a renovation project from scratch. This is because lighting […]

  • Architects drawing of extension

    A 1960’s Bungalow Renovation – Grand Dreams Into Grand Designs

    My New Dream and Vision for a Family Home In January 2018 we were ready to move on from our first family home in Cardiff, which was a Victorian Terraced House. My three girls were born here and we put a lot of work into this property to make it our dream house, but the […]