Lamp up your life!

HI! I AM JACK… and… I am addicted to LAMPS! A lamp addiction is a real thing right?? If it isn’t then I can’t be alone in my love of them! There is just something about lamps and the cosy light they create in a room that is so much better than dealing with harsh…

Lanzarote: Not So Grotty!

Lanzarote: Not So Grotty!   Having recently returned from a week in Lanzarote if feel a bit sorry for the island. In recent years it has often been dubbed ‘Lanzagrotty’ and, even when people would ask where I was going, I would say “oh just Lanzarote”…”Just wanted some cheap sun”! On arriving and exploring I…

Bedroom Renovations: Bye Bye Dining Room, Hello New Bedroom!

After months of walking past the wasteland that was my former dining room, I have finally got round to converting this back into a bedroom. Whilst I loved my previous conversion of the spare room into a dining room (especially in the Winter months dressing a dark and dramatic dining room), with my new kitchen…

Budget Bedroom: Bland to Bold

Little has been done with the top floor of the house in the three years since it was built and so with the recent departure of a lodger, it was the perfect time to decorate a bedroom. My other half set the brief of modern, clean, light and gave me a budget of £150.00 –…

Storage Heater Solution

Apartment living does have its benefits – low maintenance, extra security and no worrying over structural damage. However, apartment life does have one big downside – STORAGE HEATERS! For anyone who has lived in an apartment this issue will definitely have affected them. Whether your apartment is 2 years old or 20, storage heaters seem…