Archive of ‘Terrace Renovation’ category

How to damp proof your terrace house_Part 2

Replastering Walls

Damp proofing is not an easy undertaking and we did bring in the professionals to ensure the job was done right. The hardest part was having to move out during the process. We just couldn’t stand to live with all the dust and debris while doing this part of the renovation. So we moved back in with the in-laws.

So how did we fix it?


Small Laundry Luxury

Small Laundry

Lots of inner city terrace houses around Sydney barely have what you can describe as a laundry and ours was no exception! In this post you will find all of our pointers for completely renovating the small laundry of a Newtown Terrace to create a luxurious, multi-functional space.


Welcome to Pickering House – Renovation Blog

Welcome to Pickering House blog! I’m Jasmine and together with my husband, I have been slowly renovating and restoring our beautiful Victorian terrace in the inner west suburb of Newtown in Sydney.

I’m so glad you can join me on this blog as I share with you my passion for renovating older homes and our experience and knowledge about renovating small spaces on an affordable budget.

I hope you enjoy! x