Gail: I’d say we’ve spent around $150,000 over the last 19 years.
The main extension (including kitchen) and ensuite reno was around $100,000, plus an extra $50,000 on the other smaller jobs over time.
Skirting, door frames Kenneally Timber, Kaiapoi, kenneallytimber.co.nz
Builders Griff Build, griffbuild.co.nz
Double-glazed windows Thermalframe,
Kitchen splashback Winstone Glass, winstoneglass.co.nz
Ceiling roses Plastercraft, plastercraft.co.nz Flooring Carpet Court
Kitchen island Elite Joinery, elitejoinery.co.nz
Laundry tiles Bunnings
Tilly’s decals Collected (frame hand-painted) Bathroom tiles Tile Warehouse
Hallway wallpaper Cole & Son ‘Woods and Pears’ from Wallpaper Direct (UK).
Lola’s wall painted in Dulux ‘Whitianga’, decals from Vinyl Hive
Main bedroom wallpaper Cole & Son ‘Rajapur’ from Wallpaper Direct (UK).