Mark placed batons across the old doorway before covering in plasterboard. We added insulation between the new boards, not only for warmth but also for noise reduction.
Knocking Out The Old Fireplace
There was an old back boiler behind the gas fire that we had to remove.
The Original Hearth and Mantel
There was an old back boiler behind the original fireplace that had to be removed.
The wall in the hallway was plastered to hide the old doorway.
The New Wall In The Lounge
By repositioning the door it has given us a better space for the furniture to fit in.
Getting Ready To Plaster
The plasterers were great and we are really pleased with the work they have done. This photo was taken on the morning of the lounge being plastered and they were winding the kids up, telling them that's where the sofa was going from now on!