Fitting new carpet on the stairs – part 2

After cleaning up and making sure no nails are sticking out, I installed the carpet underlay and carpet grippers. I stapled it using a stanley heavy duty gun and used carpet grippers from screwfix. I also installed new threshold bars – which required a generous application of wood filler near one of the doors as…

Fitting new carpet on the stairs – part 1, preparation

In my latest project I tackled the very old carpet on the stairs. Not too difficult to do a better job than what was already in place. After removing the tired carpet came the unique chance to fix the squeaky noise coming from the staircase. I did this by screwing the threads and risers together,…

Fixing the toilet roll holder

It’s one of those little fixes that only take a few minutes to make right but you keep pushing back because you think you can “live with it”. In reality, it just builds on the daily stress of having one more thing constantly annoying you. Anyhow this toilet roll holder kept falling off all the…

Putting up blinds

Just recently finished to install some Blind2go Venetian Blinds on a wooden window frame.