If you’ve just made the jump onto the property ladder and purchased your first home, chances are it might need a bit of work done to it.

House prices are on the rise again so the amount of properties that are being bought these days with the intention of doing them up is greater than the amount of new builds being bought. It’s all down to what people can afford and how much of a mortgage they can get.

So, with that in mind, we reached out to Architect and Interior Designer Courtney McDonnell to see what advice she would give to people considering or actively renovating their home. Her Dublin based studio is a design practice providing Architecture and Interior Design services in both residential and commercial environments.

Here are Courtney’s top 10 tips for renovating:

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