New House – Howdens Joinery Kitchen

So we bought a house, our first house actually and it’s a new build so we got to pick the kitchen!  The developers use Howdens Joinery to supply their kitchens so we had an invite to go and visit one of their design consultants and pick our kitchen.

We’d been given a Howdens catalogue to have a look through and we marked a few colours/designs we liked, we also knew what we were supplying in terms of white goods so it helped to plan it out.

Continue reading

First Time Buyers – House buying Experience

Last Update – 24th November 2017.


Here we are, finally at the stage of buying our first house! We’ve been saving for 18 months and waiting for the plot to be released.

Here is our experience of buying a house, this will be updated at various milestones, will include any issues, problems, fixes, headaches and other such stresses and hopefully pleasures from buying a house.

Continue reading