A small, dark kitchen and separate lounge were converted into a bright and breezy open-plan living area.
After living in our house for 17 years, it was about time!” says mom-of-four Talia Bothawhen describing the conversion of the dingy old kitchen in their Jo’burg home into a beautiful open-plan space.
“We started our family as a young couple and now we are six – the small divided spaces just weren’t working anymore,” she explains. “We live in a house in one of the old mining areas of Johannesburg South and the rooms are rather small… It took a long time, but we finally decided to demolish some walls and create a more functional living area for our family.”
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