House Renovation

Our Plans For Our Eco-friendly Home

Once we decided to move to France, we had so many ideas for our future dream home. We absolutely loved the idea of having a self-sustainable lifestyle. To not only own a house and land that was completely ours, but also to produce our own...

How We Research Sustainable Renovation Methods

Educ Renovating our home as sustainably as we possibly can is extremely important to us. We want both the renovation and future environmental footprint to be as minimal as feasible. However as we are both completely new to renovating and building, it involves a lot...

What You Need To Know Before Buying A House In Rural France

Depending on where you currently reside, it can be daunting to even think about buying a house in another country. How do you find houses for sale? What about the language barrier? Do the estate agents work differently in France? We had all of the...

Our Energy Efficient Heating System

Having a good, energy efficient heating system is one of the most important elements to this renovation for us. We want to be able to have a home that in the future is able to be completely self-sufficient on energy and heating, whilst still keeping...

Wall Restoration: Re-pointing Stone Walls

Our house is completely made from stone, which we love. When we bought it, the majority of the walls were still the original exposed stone, however there had been some dividing walls put up made of brick. The previous owners had also put plasterboard up...