What is Scandinavian Design?

Our homes have long been influenced by the architecture and interior design of other countries and cultures. But […]

Les meilleures vidéos de slime

Bonjour ! Aujourd’hui je vais te faire découvrir des vidéos de slimes complètement dingues. Tu vas découvrir qu’ils […]

Insulating your house

Times have moved on since the days when 10 centimetres of glass fibre in the attic was considered […]


This is a great company that supplies solutions for construction jobs around your french property PIVETEAUBOIS is a […]

2018 nous voilà !

Bonjour ! J’espère que vous avez passé de belles fêtes de fin d’année, en famille, en solo, en […]

Chimney sweeping

Doing the chimney sweeping is not only obligatory but also essential for its proper functioning. In particular, it makes it possible […]

Karen & Simon (Our)

Under construction and finished pictures from our first attic conversion into a gite … More to come […]

Buying tools and materials

Materials There are a few possibilities available when you are buying tools and materials for your renovation project. […]

Add an upstairs floor

It will frequently happen that your ruin or barn will have a shell but no internal ‘upstairs’ – […]

Laying quarry tiles

Methods for laying quarry tiles and ceramic floor tiles If you intend to glue tiles to an existing […]

Renovation of Old Floors

Old houses might have any of a wide range of floor types in place – including earth, old […]

Buying Property for Renovation 2

Assessing the practicalities of the project There are not surprisingly quite a lot of practical considerations, that start […]

Electrical installations

I strongly recommend that you do not do your electrical installation yourself, unless you are a qualified electrician […]

Restoring colombage

Colombage walls – often known as ‘half-timbered’ walls – consist of wooden uprights / supports, usually about ten […]

Architects in renovation

You might have read elsewhere on this site that it is not usual to have a complete survey […]