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Building a workshop – things I wish I’d known before starting

Building a workshop – things I wish I’d known before starting

Design dimensions My main regret is that I did not make it a bit bigger – no doubt I’d still...

Exterior nearly finished (again) – trim

Exterior nearly finished (again) – trim

One of the little jobs I had forgotten about was to fit some trim between the soffits and the walls....

Rubber Flooring

Rubber Flooring

The rubber flooring was straightforward to lay – I started by covering the (SIP panel) flooring with 6mm ply, screwed...

Decoration

Decoration

I am  pleased with the end result, certainly not perfect but not a bad effort for a first attempt either....

Fermacell – finishing

Fermacell – finishing

Preparing for decoration   Step 1: filler over the joints and screw heads Step 2: fermacell fine surface treatment (FST)...

Internal Plasterboard – Fermacell

Internal Plasterboard – Fermacell

I have now completed fixing the fermacell plaster boards: pretty easy on the walls, not so easy for the ceiling....

Erecting the Walls

Erecting the Walls

There was a welcome break in the weather between Christmas and new year, and we ended up with a couple...

More Rain

More Rain

we continue to enjoy rain and wind of biblical proportions, but I managed to get an hour or two on...

Estimating the cost of your build

Estimating the cost of your build

How much does it cost to build your own garden room? Those of you with a good memory may recall...