{Projects Around The Open Home} #1

Today marks four months since we moved into our new home and so far we’ve been busying ourselves trying to make it feel like our own. These last few months we’ve mainly focused our attention on the outside of the property, figuring we can be cooped up indoors painting and decorating over the long and wet winter months. Here’s what we’ve been up to lately…

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Pressure cleaning pretty much everything – from the steps and front wall to the patio and even the shed.
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Utilising all the spare bricks on the property to create a flower bed in the back garden.
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The finished bed awaiting it’s new plants and the lawn after we removed about 50+ bulbs from it!
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The Husby playing with his new toy as he tidies up the forest above the man cave.
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Proof that I too get my hands dirty!
Our attempt at land scape gardening.
Our attempt at land scape gardening.
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Our newly painted shed thanks to the help of a lovely volunteer.
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Freshening up the paint work at the front of the house – so grateful to these sweet young ladies!

What projects have you been working on around your home?

5 thoughts on “{Projects Around The Open Home} #1

  1. Karla July 21, 2015 / 13:14

    It looks beautiful! I can’t wait to see more.


    • theopenhome July 23, 2015 / 11:35

      Thanks Karla, feel like we’re finally making progress! Next instalment likely in early Autumn. 🙂


  2. Marilyn July 22, 2015 / 12:14

    It’s looking really great. Well done for all the very hard work to get it looking as good as this.


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