Kitchen update/summer ready

House renovation - kitchen, dining room, living room

We're kind of wishing we'd started our downstairs renovation earlier, because the new layout and especially the new French doors have made such a difference to the light in the kitchen/dining area. It would have been glorious in this beautiful weather to enjoy our evening meals with the wide double doors thrown open and the sun ...

Let the light shine in

Bifolding doors create open indoor space in boathouse | www.angelinthenorth.com

If you were designing your dream house from scratch, I'd put money on your 'must haves' including lots of glass at the back. It's hard to find an episode of Grand Designs that doesn't have floor to ceiling windows or doors that open wide onto the decking or patio. It's not hard to see why, especially at ...