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Category: Conversion Design Advice September 29th, 2010 by mbc

Most conversion projects involve the division of large functional spaces in smaller, habitable spaces. But keep the space & enjoy it … allow for a full height atrium, keep large open plan living spaces, divide spaces with furnishings, temporary dividers or screens rather than solid, immoveable walls.

Avoid the desire for that extra bedroom or reception room – may as well buy a new build!

Snippets on MBC

Rather than my usual wordy ramblings I thought I’d challenge myself to come up with some short gems of (throw-away) advice on how I think you should go about a conversion… Snippets …this is one!

If you enjoyed that post, then read these…

I’m certainly no bathroom designer / the strange 1 metre wide space
The original plans for the barn had two largish bathrooms one of which contained an airing cupboard that to my mind was a waste of space.

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Maintain Traditions, Maintain Integrity – materials
When working with an old building maintaining its integrity is essential.

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SDS Max drill / breaker – bit removal
I hired a big SDS Max drill this weekend – really a breaker more than a drill.

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