No Going Back! Month Seven Begins In Pego (Plus a video update of our progress so far)

Over the years Darren and I have watched many an episode of DIY and home renovation programmes, and our personal favourite ‘No Going Back’ has become the motto for this Spanish town house renovation.  The programme shows couples from England packing up their lives and heading to sunnier climates.  Often  …

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Project Pego: Progress at Month Six

Progress at month six on Project Pego has been immense!  The most exciting news is that our Spanish town house is now habitable.  Finally, over 18 months from picking up the keys, Darren and I have moved back in.  We finally have a clean, safe and functional living space which has…

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Project Pego: Our Aims for Month Six

After spending the summer in Southampton in which we finished renovation eight, we’re back in Pego .  We’re spending September renovating our Spanish town house, before returing to the UK for renovation nine!  We have high hopes for the cumulation of sixth month spent on renovating this derelict house. The main one being…

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Braeside Renovation: Kallarp Two Tone Kitchen

I absolutely love the Kallarp two tone kitchen which we’ve fitted in our eighth renovation project.  I’ll go so far as to say it the best room we’ve finished on the Metcalfe Makeovers journey to date. Inspiration For Our Two Tone Kitchen The inspiration for our blue and turquoise two tone kitchen…

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Will This Be Our Ninth Renovation Project?

Here it is – a sneak peak at what we hope will become renovation number nine! Today, we went for a second viewing of the next project Darren and I have lined up.  We’ve had an offer accepted on a little semi detached cottage in Wales, so after our upcoming six…

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Braeside Room Reveal: Blue & Grey Bathroom

Bathrooms are usually the first room we try to get finished during a renovation project, and the beautiful blue and grey bathroom we created in our eighth renovation was no exception. The original bathroom in Braeside was pretty yucky, much like the rest of the house.  For a family bathroom,…

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