Monthly Archives: February 2017

Day 152 – Thursday 9th February 2017 – phase 2

Day 152 – Thursday 9th February 2017 – phase 2

the-initial-construction-of-the-dormer-in-the-left-side-of-the-new-bedroom-upstairs

the-initial-construction-of-the-dormer-in-the-left-side-of-the-new-bedroom-upstairs

dormer-side-shown-from-the-front-of-the-house

dormer-side-shown-from-the-front-of-the-house

the-sloping-roof-on-left-side-of-the-dormer

the-sloping-roof-on-left-side-of-the-dormer

new-upstairs-area-on-the-left-will-be-the-study-with-velux-window-on-the-right-a-new-ensuite-bathroom

new-upstairs-area-on-the-left-will-be-the-study-with-velux-window-on-the-right-a-new-ensuite-bathroom

new-velux-which-will-be-the-new-window-for-the-study

new-velux-which-will-be-the-new-window-for-the-study

left-gable

left-gable

gable-end-structure-on-the-left-side-of-house-under-construction

gable-end-structure-on-the-left-side-of-house-under-construction

flat-roof-area-between-steelbeams-now-also-under-construction

flat-roof-area-between-steel beams-now-also-under-construction

new-felt-and-batten-adjoining-the-new-roof-to-the-dormer-down-left-side-of-house-over-the-old-kitchen

new-felt-and-batten-adjoining-the-new-roof-to-the-dormer-down-left-side-of-house-over-the-old-kitchen

right-side-of-house-tiling-progress-is-fast

right-side-of-house-tiling-progress-is-fast

right-side-of-house-roof-felted-battened-and-tiles-going-on

right-side-of-house-roof-felted-battened-and-tiles-going-on

new-garage-light-with-sensor

new-garage-light-with-sensor fitted by Ballan Electrical

garage-light-with-sensor

garage-light-with-sensor

Day 151 – Wednesday 8th February 2017 – phase 2

Day 151 – Wednesday 8th February 2017 – phase 2

view-of-inside-of-new-upstairs-from-right-the-progress-so-far

view-of-inside-of-new-upstairs-from-right-the-progress-so-far

rafters-on-the-left-side-of-the-house-in-place

rafters-on-the-left-side-of-the-house-in-place

the-left-side-of-the-house-start-of-the-dormer-window

the-left-side-of-the-house-start-of-the-dormer-window

the-left-side-of-the-house-start-of-the-dormer-window-pic-2

the-left-side-of-the-house-start-of-the-dormer-window-pic-2

second-ridge-beam-in-place-where-left-hand-gable-will-be-positioned

second-ridge-beam-in-place-where-left-hand-gable-will-be-positioned

view-of-2nd-ridge-beam-from-right

view-of-2nd-ridge-beam-from-right

Day 150 – Tuesday 7th February 2017 – phase 2

Day 150 – Tuesday 7th February 2017 – phase 2

gable-end-and-completed-brick-work

Gable end on right hand side and completed brickwork

gable-end-and-completed-brick-work-pic-2

gable-end-and-completed-brick-work-pic-2 tubing for extractor fan from bathroom

brick-work-tying-in-with-rafters

brick-work-tying-in-with-rafters

rafters-and-brick-work-complete-down-roof-slope

rafters-and-brick-work-complete-down-roof-slope

block-work-between-cross-beams-to-tops-of-windows

block-work-between-cross-beams-to-tops-of-windows

flooring-in-new-upstairs

Flooring in new upstairs area – picture from the left

flooring-completed-on-left-side

flooring-completed-on-left-side

flooring-in-new-upstairs-pic-2

flooring-in-new-upstairs-pic-2 from the right side

upstairs-floor-area

upstairs-floor-area – picture taken from the middle window

view-from-back-to-front-of-new-upstairs-area

view-from-back of new bedroom -to-front and window openings-of-new-upstairs-area

Day 149 -Monday 6th February 2017 – phase 2

Day 149 -Monday 6th February 2017 – phase 2

kymin-walk-canopy-in-white-visible-from-hillside

Kymin walk – View down hillside – canopy of Springdale visible as big white roof

zoomed-in-photo-of-canopy-from-hillside-above-the-house

zoomed-in-photo-of-canopy-from-hillside-above-the-house

left-side-of-roof-beside-lower-level-scaffolding

left-side-of-roof-beside-lower-level-scaffolding

on-scaffolding

on-scaffolding

velux-window-frame-work-created

velux-window-frame-work-created

new-wall-partition-created-between-new-eaves-and-bathroom-and-study-room-which-will-have-a-sloping-roof

new-wall-partition-created-between-new-eaves-and-bathroom-and-study-room-which-will-have-a-sloping-roof

framework-for-wall-of-bathroom-upstanding-wooden-batons

framework-for-wall-of-bathroom

view-from-left-side-of-house-across-new-upstairs-area-part-of-left-side-of-roof-now-removed-pic-2

view-from-left-side-of-house-across-new-upstairs-area-part-of-left-side-of-roof-now-removed-pic-2

view-from-left-side-of-huse-across-new-upstairs-area-part-of-left-side-of-roof-now-removed

view-from-left-side-of-house-across-new-upstairs-area-

left-side-of-upstairs-area-pic-2

left-side-of-upstairs-area-pic-2

left-side-of-upstairs-area

left-side-of-upstairs-area

Day 149 – Monday 6th February 2017 – phase 1 – kitchen

Day 149 – Monday 6th February 2017 – phase 1 – kitchen

new-under-cupboard-unit-lighting-in-new-kitchen-cooker-hob-still-to-be-connected-to-the-gas

New under kitchen unit lighting. Kitchen cooker hob still to be connected to the gas supply. Our electrician came up trumps with the lighting! So pleased with it – it is so smart! All electrical work in the kitchen completed by Ballan Electrical Ltd. First Class job!

new-under-cupboard-unit-lighting-in-new-kitchen

new-under-cupboard-unit-lighting-in-new-kitchen

new-under-cupboard-unit-lighting

new-under-cupboard-unit-lighting –  Kitchen not quite completed  – More photos soon

Day 148 -Friday 3rd February 2017 – phase 2

Day 148 -Friday 3rd February 2017 – phase 2

bathroom-window-gap-has-been-readjusted-in-size-as-rafters-were-going-to-clip-edge-of-window

Bathroom window gap has been decreased in size as rafters were going to clip edge of window

more-rafters-inserted-on-right-and-front-of-gable-built-today

more-rafters-inserted-on-right-and-front-of-gable-built-today

gable-end-on-right-hand-side-now-being-created-over-bathroom-window-gap

gable-end-on-right-hand-side-now-being-created-over-bathroom-window-gap

gable-end-on-right-over-bathroom-window

gable-end-on-right-over-bathroom-window

blocking-up-side-of-gable-between-rafters

new rafters in place on right side

view-of-underside-of-rafters-over-what-will-be-the-side-of-the-bathroom

view-of-underside-of-rafters-over-what-will-be-the-side-of-the-bathroom

middle-window-insulated-below

middle-window-insulated-below

view-to-the-right-showing-beams-for-flat-roof-and-rafters-to-flat-roof

view-to-the-right-showing-beams-for-flat-roof-and-rafters-to-flat-roof

view-into-master-bedroom-area-being-used-for-construction-of-roof

view-into-master-bedroom-area-being-used-for-construction-of-roof

upstairs-left-hand-window-gap-insulation-in

upstairs-left-hand-window-gap

Day 147 – Thursday 2nd February 2017 – phase 2

Day 147 – Thursday 2nd February 2017 – phase 2

new-flat-roof-under-construction-and-view-into-what-will-be-master-bedroom

New flat roof under construction and view into what will be the master bedroom. This is tied into the top of the existing roof.

view-over-newly-created-flat-roof

view-over-newly-created-flat-roof

view-over-newly-created-flat-roof-another-angle

view-over-newly-created-flat-roof-another-angle

beams-now-inserted-between-steels

Beams now inserted in between steel beams to form the structure of the flat roof

new-roof-beams-on-left-side-of-house-going-into-position

New roof rafters on the left side of the house. These have been attached to the newly inserted ridge board that will come out to the front of the house and form the top of the pitched roof and gable end on the right hand side

new-roof-beams-on-left-side-of-house-going-into-position-pic-2

rafters on the right hand side of the house attached to the ridge board, pic 2

bathroom-window-to-be-slightly-altered-as-roof-beams-clip-edge-of-window

bathroom-window opening -to-be-slightly-altered-as-roof-rafters clip- the edge-of- the window

bathroom-window-to-be-slightly-altered-as-roof-beams-clip-edge-of-window-pic-2

Bathroom window pic 2

right-side-of-house

rafters to ridge board viewed form left side. Cross beams notched into steel

view-through-new-bathroom-window

view of rafters through bathroom window opening. Edge of bathroom can be seen marked out with wood in flooring

view-into-bedroom-area-from-right

View into bedroom from the right

view-through-left-window-int-the-newly-created-bedroom-space

View through left window to newly created bedroom floor space

new-drawer-unit-in-kitchen-island-fitted-out-with-worktop-for-scone-and-pastry-making-at-a-good-working-height

new-drawer-unit-in-kitchen-island-fitted-out-with-worktop-for-scone-and-pastry-making-at-a-good-working-height

new-drawer-unit-in-kitchen-island-fitted-out-with-worktop

new-drawer-unit-in-kitchen-island-fitted-out-with-worktop

Day 146 – Wednesday 1st February 2017 – phase 2

Day 146 – Wednesday 1st February 2017 – phase 2

glimpse-of-new-bedroom-through-gap-in-old-hall-ceiling-flooring-down

glimpse-of-new-bedroom-through-gap-in-old-hall-ceiling-flooring-down

view-from-gap-in-flooring-to-bathroom-area

view-from-gap-in-flooring-to-bathroom-area

view-from-gap-in-flooring-to-bedroom-windows

view-from-gap-in-flooring-to-bedroom-windows

view-from-right-across-floored-upstairs

view-from-right-across-floored-upstairs

view-through-middle-window-from-scaffolding-of-right-side-of-bathroom-and-study

view-through-middle-window-from-scaffolding-of-right-side-of-bathroom-and-study

view-from-scaffolding-through-middle-window-to-back-of-new-bedroom-and-covered-area-of-staircase

view-from-scaffolding-through-middle-window-to-back-of-new-bedroom-and-covered-area-of-staircase

view-to-left-side-of-bedroom-and-flooring-base

view-to-left-side-of-bedroom-and-flooring-base

left-side-of-bedroom-not-floored-yet-beams-down

left-side-of-bedroom-not-floored-yet-beams-down

view-through-to-left-side-of-bedroom

view-through-to-left-side-of-bedroom

right-side-of-house

right-side-of-house

view-from-left-side-of-house-from-scaffolding

view-from-left-side-of-house-from-scaffolding

rubble-and-remnants-of-old-loft

rubble-and-remnants-of-old-loft

old-rafters-and-wood-removed-from-house

old-rafters-and-wood-removed-from-house

Day 145 – Tuesday 31st January 2017 – phase 2

Day 145 – Tuesday 31st January 2017 – phase 2

Roof tiles all stripped off today under supervision from bat licensed ecologist. Balcony window taken out and flat roof taken off.  From phase 1, worktop for new kitchen which had been measured and cut to size has now been fitted.

newly-fitted-worktop-for-kitchen-and-island-unit

newly-fitted-worktop-for-kitchen-and-island-unit

new-worktop-fitted

New worktop fitted – a transformation

balcony-window-now-removed-view-through-to-new-bedroom-floor

balcony-window-now-removed-view-through-to-new-bedroom-floor and through to hall below

left-side-of-house-tiles-stripped-under-supervision-of-a-bat-licensed-ecologist

left-side-of-house-tiles-stripped-under-supervision-of-a-bat-licensed-ecologist

left-and-front-stripped-of-tiles

left-and-front-stripped-of-tiles

right-side-of-house-tiles-all-stripped-off

right-side-of-house-tiles-all-stripped-off

view-of-stripped-roof-from-left

view-of-stripped-roof-from-left

view-into-house-over-old-porch

view-into-house-over-old-porch

view-of-what-will-be-new-bedroom-floor

view-of-what-will-be-new-bedroom-floor

view-through-gap-that-will-be-middle-window-in-the-bedroom

view-through-gap-that-will-be-middle-window-in-the-bedroom

view-through-gap-which-will-be-new-ensuite-bathroom-window

view-through-gap-which-will-be-new-ensuite-bathroom-window

top-of-roof-now-to-compare-later-when-new-roof-is-on

top-of-roof-now-to-compare-later-when-new-roof-is-on

view-from-front-through-to-house-from-scaffolding-of-the-inside-where-the-old-balcony-has-been-removed

view-from-front-through-to-house-from-scaffolding-of-the-inside-where-the-old-balcony-has-been-removed

gap-from-below-seen-in-previous-pictures-as-light-shining-through-from-house

gap-from-below-seen-in-previous-pictures-as-light-shining-through-from-house

tiles-all-stacked-to-be-reused-for-new-roof

tiles-all-stacked-to-be-reused-for-new-roof

tiles-all-stacked-to-be-reused-for-new-roof-down-side-of-scaffolding

tiles-all-stacked-to-be-reused-for-new-roof-down-side-of-scaffolding