Kitchen, bathrooms, retaining and more

This past week shaped up to be as big a week as promised. Lots achieved, some minor dramas (all now resolved), and a whole lotta loveliness. She’s shaping up well!

Looking out from one of the upper level bedrooms out towards the corridor and stairwell. Queenslander renovation.
Looking out from one of the upper level bedrooms out towards the corridor and stairwell. The paint looks a bit green-tinged in this shot but it’s most definitely not!

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Internal painting looking AMAZING, front yard retaining underway and it’s coming together beautifully!

Now that all the beautiful detailing inside is complete (apart from the internal stairs, which will come next week), the big news is that the first two coats of paint have totally transformed the house and I’m delighted with the colour I chose. Big box ticked! 

Queenslander living room build
Living room looking great with its coat of paint

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Scaffold down, VJ sheeting complete, floorboards in progress!

We now have an entire house with walls! Beautiful VJ (vertical join) panels have suddenly made the house feel a whole lot more complete, brighter and tidier. And the lovely blackbutt floorboards are well underway, too. 

Master bedroom progressing nicely - Queenslander renovation

Master bedroom progressing nicely

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Electrical, plumbing, painting – it’s all happening!

From the front, our house hasn’t changed all that much this week. The sweeps now go right the way across but other than that not much else. Out the back and inside, though, it’s another story. Our house has been a hive of activity this week, with loads of people on site to crack on with various other aspects of the build.


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