So we now have heating and hot water – finally we’re down to the fun part of sanding beautiful antique floorboards and restoring original sash windows. My find of the week is ECOS Organic Paint  ( who supply beautiful chalky paints with no VOCs (unlike many companies that claim to be eco friendly). My only issue is that their colour palette has so many gorgeous shades – I don’t know where to start!

Renovation Dorset House Lyme Regis

Paint colours for Porthole