Category Archives: Member Projects

This excellent set of images were taken by our guest user Rusla during the removal and installation of a new back door to their BISF house. The gallery shows every stage of the removal process and in particular, the removal of the door frame.

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Hello Everyone and welcome to my photographic diary showing how my good friend Mat and I, installed a set of sliding patio doors to the rear of his BISF house. During the installation we made a photographs record of the various stages of the job. [adinserter block=”2″] Mat and I both posses modest DIY skills, […]

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Having lived in a BISF house for 20 odd years we have moved the ground floor layout about to suite our needs various times over the years. When the kids were young we had the whole lot open plan but as the family has got older its nice to have a few separate rooms. At […]

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Hi all, my next project will be refurbishing the bathroom as it is in a sad state. The previous owner of the house was in his 90s and presumably could not get into or out of the bath, so it was removed and a shower fitted instead (without making good the gap where the bath […]

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A Silent Assasin has been at work here at BISF House.com. All Assasins deploy a wide range of skills to target their prey if they are to achieve that final result and the Assasin here is no different. Meticulous planning is also a requirement, if the “job” is to carried out successfully and our Assasin […]

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Hi all, I can’t believe it after being on here for so many months, but as the thread title suggests in 18 days from today I will be getting the keys to my first house (BISF of course!) and will be starting on the renovation work immediately (god knows it needs it- hasnt been touched […]

Featured, Member Posts, Member Projects, Q&A's, Refurbishment 1

What we did on our BISF Renovation. Hi just thought I would quickly make a contribution to the site by sharing my BISF renovation project! We removed the whole upstairs internal and external walls just leaving the cladding removed all the inch by inch wood frame and replaced with metal frame new insulation and plaster […]

Member Projects, Refurbishment 7

Removal of Cast Iron Flue Pipe & Fireplace From a BISF House. [Admin note: BISF House member Doug has kindly put together the following excellent post showing the complete process of a cast iron flue removal inside a typical BISF house. In creating this post and taking the time to record the entire process, Doug […]

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In this latest feature we take a fly on the wall look at Denton’s BISF Dressing Room Project detailing the renovation and remodeling of his newly acquired BISF House interior. Denton is a valued member and regular contributor to the BISF House community and has very kindly agreed to share his renovation experience with us in the hope […]

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In this latest feature we take a fly on the wall look at Denton’s BISF Dressing Room Project detailing the renovation and remodeling of his newly acquired BISF House interior. Denton is a valued member and regular contributor to the BISF House community and has very kindly agreed to share his renovation experience with us in the hope […]

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Internal Insulation Project of BISF Bedroom by Ed BISF House has a number of valuable members who take the time to share project ideas, thoughts and designs for the benefit of other members and readers of the site. In this latest update we follow one such member as he undertakes a project to insulate the […]

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Bedrooms with a BISF View We like nothing more than sharing thoughts, ideas and creations here at BISFHouse. One of our latest projects was the renovation and decoration of a BISF bedroom. We wanted to create a light and spacious feminine feel to the room, whilst giving a modern semi-contemporary appearance. In this particular house […]

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One of the benefits of owning a BISF house is that it will most likely come with a very good-sized garden. In fact many BISF houses have very large gardens which is typical of post war housing developments. Having a good-sized garden though does have its own drawbacks such as maintenance issues and of course, […]

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