Woodchip wallpaper – take it (off) or leave it?

Woodchip wallpaper – what is it? Woodchip wallpaper is a type of decorating material consisting of two layers of paper with wood fibres in between. Different kinds of ingrain (wood-chip) wallpaper are distinguished by the size and form of the fibre pieces. It became very popular in Germany in the 1920’s as a decorating wallpaper.

Dining Room DIY Renovation – part 1

A girl with a sledge hammer? Not using builders? DIY renovation of a Victorian dining room while her toddler is napping? Can she pull it off…? It was a sunny September day, still a bit warmer than expected for this time of year. As per my daily routine I had few hours ‘to spare’ when