Building a workshop – things I wish I’d known before starting

Design dimensions My main regret is that I did not make it a bit bigger – no doubt I’d still be saying it was too small, even if I had, but making it a couple of feet wider would have made a big difference to the usability of the space inside. sliding door …this would … Read more Building a workshop – things I wish I’d known before starting

Internal Plasterboard – Fermacell – top tips

I have finished fixing the fermacell plaster boards: pretty easy on the walls, not so easy for the ceiling.  The ceiling was eventually accomplished by chopping the boards in half and using temporarily affixed battens  to give me somewhere to locate one end of each board so that I could then prop the other end … Read more Internal Plasterboard – Fermacell – top tips

All the other bits and bobs that cost a fortune

cladding I am still umming and erring about cladding, but out of necessity I have concluded already that I can’t afford a posh finish on all 4 sides, so the 2 sides that face the boundaries will be clad in Versapan boards and painted. These boards are cement particle boards that can be used externally … Read more All the other bits and bobs that cost a fortune