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PostSubject: Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants   Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants EmptyFri 12 Sep 2014 - 22:19

That £40 offcut of Wilton is working out nicely. Bedroom finished, cab to do but going to leave the kitchen as is as it is high traffic and matches anyway.

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And of course the beer storage! two Becks crates cut lengthways.
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PostSubject: Re: Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants   Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants EmptyFri 12 Sep 2014 - 22:20

Having done the bedroom and toilet it only left the lounge to finish the project.
This is how the original looked with a crappy piece of wood inlaid between habitation and cab floor, this always gave underfoot due to lack of support.
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So the first job was to strip this out completely and add a batten to support the infill.
Here without support
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Here with batten fitted
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Then with infill securely refitted I lined the rest of the floor with 3.6mm ply which made everything the same level.
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I then took a considerable amount of time making a template from old wallpaper to mark out the new carpet exactly.
Here fitted with trim on step edge and between lounge and cab.
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I had to take 8mm off the bottom of the plastic pillar trims
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PostSubject: Re: Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants   Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants EmptyFri 12 Sep 2014 - 22:32

Not forgetting the toilette
We bought a 3x3 metre off cut of quality embossed cushion floor for £80 this will do the bathroom at home with enough over to do the van three times
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PostSubject: Re: Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants   Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants EmptySat 13 Sep 2014 - 18:14

Nice bit of shag pile there Andy.
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PostSubject: Re: Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants   Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants EmptySat 13 Sep 2014 - 19:14

Definitely a shoes off job lol
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PostSubject: Re: Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants   Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants EmptySat 13 Sep 2014 - 19:21

nice job Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants 424776184
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PostSubject: Re: Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants   Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants EmptySat 13 Sep 2014 - 19:34

Thanks all
Yes we have adopted a strict (not overboard) footwear regime
However I've kept all the templates and could cut four new carpet section and fit in part of a day now.
The top quality Wilton remnant was marked at £76 but when I asked them to unroll it and roll it widthways for my roof rack it was revealled that a full length strip was dirty so he knocked it down to £40 RESULT!  at home it vacuumed off without trace. I have enough carpet left to cut another lounge piece in the event of a red wine disaster  Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants 1662941468
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PostSubject: Re: Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants   Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants EmptySat 13 Sep 2014 - 19:47

I'm surprised that the beer storage went without comment  tongue
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I'm surprised that the beer storage went without comment  tongue
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PostSubject: Re: Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants   Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants EmptySun 14 Sep 2014 - 15:48

Hia

well you have done another BEAUTIFUL job just like all your other jobs you do. you really excell yourself.
and the beer storage another great idea
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PostSubject: Re: Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants   Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants EmptySun 14 Sep 2014 - 15:48

Thank you Polly see you on Friday  Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants   Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants EmptySun 14 Sep 2014 - 19:44

and we will get rid off the beer for you  Laughing Laughing
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PostSubject: Re: Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants   Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants EmptySun 14 Sep 2014 - 20:23

Nice avatar  Cool
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PostSubject: Re: Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants   Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants EmptySun 14 Sep 2014 - 21:34

Another top notch job Andy, well done.  Whereabouts did you put the beer storage?
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PostSubject: Re: Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants   Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants EmptySun 14 Sep 2014 - 21:56

LOL thanks
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PostSubject: Re: Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants   Fitted carpets from Wilton remnants EmptyMon 15 Sep 2014 - 10:16

Looks like it's next to the bed Very Happy easy reaching distance!
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