At some point in your life you will probably find yourself asking – should I buy a new build or instead consider a renovation project? Perhaps you’re a first time buyer unsure which option is right for you, or maybe you’re already a home owner undecided whether your second home should be a repeat of […]
If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll know that the platform has been the main focus of my efforts, since starting The Renovation Lab in April. Becoming a part of the renovation/home and interiors community has been an absolute pleasure with everyone being so welcoming and kind (you can read my first post here!). Lockdown […]
Blimey… it’s been almost two months since I last blogged. You can tell that life is starting to return to some form of normality after lockdown, whatever that might be! Anyway, I’m desperate to tell you all about the next phase of our renovation, so I’ve managed to secure a bit of peace and quiet […]
Signing up for a 30, 35, 40-year mortgage isn’t a light decision to make, especially when you haven’t done so before, so these tips should teach you a thing or two about what to expect when buying your first property.
So, we’d knocked a lot of walls over and pulled all ceilings down, but what happened next?
Buying a house can feel like a million miles away when you have nothing in your savings account. Trust me, I’ve been there. However, with some hard work and determination, saving for a house deposit is certainly not out of reach.
Here are some tips to help you decide whether you should renovate your own home or hire professionals to do it for you.
I’ll never forget my partner’s Dad’s words… “I’ve just devalued your house by about £40k in 48 hours!” Eeeeek! The pace at which two guys managed to dismantle the walls and ceilings was quite frankly unbelievable! The house was a shell of its former self in what felt like minutes. At first, we thought we […]
Buying my first home. A feeling I will never forget.
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