Breathable Plaster To Add Charm & Fight Off Damp Breathable plaster is a key component in keeping old houses dry, warm and free of dampness. For those new to old houses, why you would choose a breathable plaster over a modern material might not be immediately clear. In short, it is all to do with… Continue reading
Cold spots of walls – a Victorian problem Cold spots on walls, an unfortunate issue for old homeowners. Cold spots bring on dampness which can create a number of stressful problems. Thankfully, there are steps that can be taken to reduce the effect that cold spots are having on your home. Any issue with damp… Continue reading
Condensation Dampness – A thorn in the side of old houses! Condensation dampness is incredibly common throughout homes, especially in the colder winter months. Both new and old homes can suffer from condensation dampness, though the construction techniques used in older homes make them especially susceptible. Any form of dampness can be stressful for a… Continue reading
Hey! My name is Meghan, a long-suffering, passionate owner of an old house. Having personally experienced the joys and challenges of owning an old house, I am here to share my knowledge, insights, and practical tips and hopefully inspire others to embark on their own historic home restoration journeys.
I guarantee that the charm and character of an old home will easily out do any of the challenges you will face.