Bungalow Renovation – DIY Solutions For The Creative Redesign

Editor   October 29, 2013   Comments Off on Bungalow Renovation – DIY Solutions For The Creative Redesign

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Bungalow solutions in redesigning a home remodel – creative DIY

Do you want to renovate your old bungalow? Not an easy task. She can give you but also lots of fun.

Today, we will talk about the design philosophy of Selena Urquhart. It has used a special approach in the redevelopment of a bungalows, which it acquired along with her husband. He was born in 1920.


She was actually glad that this bungalow was not previously restored. They could show talents so fully their DIY.

Bungalow remodel – the House at a glance:

Who lives here: Alun and Selena Urquhart and CORGI, Magnus
Size: 171 square meters, 2 bedrooms and a bathroom.
Location: Vickery place historic district, Dallas

The couple has removed a wall between the kitchen and the dining area. But you wanted to separate the room when cooking.

Today it has two separate areas, each leading to the dining room and Home Office in the kitchen

bungalow renovation dining table from old sewing machine

To save money, it has turns this work project in a long ongoing DIY.

The man there is in this kitchen and the colors of his favorite soccer team Clydebank Football Club in Scotland are dedicated -.  

The dining area is based on plans, which the couple has found online. Here you can see a door, which is much more like a red wall plaque can be seen. It leads to the coffee house – a very important point for the couple.

The black coffee bar has previously found in the barn of Selenas grandfather

bungalow renovation coffee Dresser and colorful photos

Furthermore, you can see shots of the family’s many travels.

The Interior is typical of the bungalows in the area. It has beautiful built-in furniture, brick oven, original hardwood floors and beautiful edges in the entire area. The chimney no longer works.

Selena filled it with many inexpensive candles in glass jars

bungalow renovation with tiles clad fireplace

You can see the influence of the Scottish architect Charles Rennie Mackintoshanywhere in the House.

The artwork on the wall is a wedding project by Selena, which was inspired by his art

bungalow renovation wooden candle holders with carvings

Blue and white porcelain garden stool play together wonderfully with the cobalt glass accents, which are distributed everywhere in the room. The wall clock in Selenas belonged to the shape of the Sun grandmother and the cushion covers in white and blue are the work of the designer Fiona Douglas from Bluebellgray.

Metal racks are the most recently acquired treasures by Selena

bungalow renovation neutral colours cobalt blue accent pillows

In this picture, you can see more vintage pieces of equipment

bungalow renovation showcases cabinets in yellow and white

The family buys mostly on flea markets and antique shops.

Poster of the pop art was acquired in Prague

bungalow renovation wall art and Cabinet decorating

Here we see the favourite of the family, the Home Office

bungalow renovation Home Office with white Office cabinets

It is dominated by eight large Windows.

The Ottoman stool is work of Selena, even a DIY

bungalow renovation Hochfloriger Teppichin Brown and cream

She used this existing safe, foam and materials to the upholstery.

Alun has issued Scotch on the top right shelf. At the common design decisions, placing a high value on compromise.

Here we see the sun terrace of the family

bungalow renovating wooden sofa and wooden floors with floral patterns

Seeing one by Selena of painted faux rug. Intentionally, she has selected the unsealed design.

The floral duvet cover is the surprising element in the guest room

bungalow renovation metal bed and striped rug

The emotions be compensated here by the lavender walls, through beautiful ancient – pieces and families heritage items.

In the next image you can see still a DIY project by Selena – the serving tray

bungalow renovation retro wall mirror

Taken on the lavender colour on the walls of the bathroom

bungalow renovation purple runner and shower curtains

Selena has used the tiles on the floor itself.

The beautiful Cabinet was quite simply and consisted simply of glass. It has transforming it by wrapping paper and glue.

The artwork on the wall is actually a wedding invitation from a family friend, made by hand

bungalow renovation showcases wardrobe with floral patterns

On the facade, you can see traditional brick pilasters, a gabled roof and large gate in the foreground

bungalow renovation facade clad with wooden boards

Selena with cedar oil has painted the furniture there, to keep the mosquitos away.

So happy you look at home if one has invested so much creativity and their own ideas in it!

See you in the morning just so happy?

bungalow renovation happy at the entrance

We hope – Yes. If you renovate your bungalow soon, remember this creative DIY project and accept the ideas that you have liked the most!

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