The kitchen has enormous doorways now that open out onto the intensive backyard (Image: Jam Press)
A mum-of-two has revealed how she reworked a boring property into her dream house – with no coaching.
Lyndsey Gynane, 42, lives in Halewood, Liverpool together with her accomplice Shaun, 39, the place the couple share a three-bed semi indifferent home.
Once they first purchased it again in 2018, they paid £170,000 – and simply two years and an entire renovation later they’ve added £110,000 to the worth, bringing the entire to £280,000.
Lyndsey, who had by no means taken on a DIY undertaking of this sort earlier than, noticed potential within the house, and wished to make it into someplace she may loosen up together with her household.
‘We’ve created the right household house to get pleasure from and we wouldn’t change a factor,’ the mum informed Jam Press.
‘We had tradesmen do the constructing work, however we designed it and labored with the architect to do the drawings precisely how we wished it.
Lyndsey designed the home with assist from contractors (Image: Jam Press)
‘I additionally made some modifications to the design as soon as the constructing work began as I may visualise it higher.’
The house is now unrecognisable with trendy options akin to an electrical fireplace changing the outdated conventional hearth in the lounge, a contemporary open-plan kitchen and a spa-style toilet – the results of flattening the wall between the bathroom and the toilet.
The lounge appears a lot roomier now (Image: Jam Press)
The lounge additionally has a skylight, whereas within the hallway the couple have ripped out the outdated picket banister to the second ground and changed it with a up to date glass one.
The pièce de résistance, nevertheless, is the backyard with its solar spot and gray tiling, accessible by means of the kitchen’s new bifold doorways.
The lavatory is Lyndsey’s favorite room (Image: Jam Press)
As for the outside, the roughcast floor has been changed with a vibrant white shade.
Lyndsey’s added that her favorite room is ‘the extension and the toilet’, which options an enormous tub.
The couple determined to doc their undertaking on Instagram and have since racked up greater than 130,000 followers on their account Home At 242.
The brand new DIY knowledgeable now shares suggestions together with her loyal followers and is loving spending time in her stunning house.
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