I gave my council house a posh makeover but it’s really divided opinions – I love my eye for DIY though | The SunJuly 29, 2023
A YOUNG woman has shared how she jazzed up her council house hallway thanks to cheap buys from the high street.
Celene Francis, 25, explained that she has given her home a mega makeover, using budget buys from B&M, Ikea, H&M and Primark.
But now, she’s given her hallway a fresh new look on a budget, thanks to buys from B&Q.
So if your home is looking a bit dull and needs a glow up, but you don’t have a huge budget, you’ll want to listen up.
Posting on social media, the DIY fan gave her followers a close-up look at her “council house hallway” as she said: “POV: You live in a council house but have an eye for DIY.”
At the start of the clip, we saw Celene’s very plain, white walls in her hallway.
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Seconds later, she proudly showed off her DIY slat wall, which she had accessorised with a chic table, candle and pampas plant.
In another clip, Celene shared the step-by-step process of making the slat wall.
She said: “This is your sign to slat panel your wall.”
At the start of the video, we saw Celene in B&Q, where she bought her supplies, including planed smooth timber.
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Once home, she painted the walls black, before glueing and sticking down the wood panels.
Seconds later, gave her followers a close-up look at her DIY creation – leaving many open-mouthed.
Celene’s TikTok clip, which she shared under the username @61thecouncilhouse, has clearly impressed many, as it was posted just five days ago, but has quickly amassed 181,800 views.
But social media users were left divided at Celene’s DIY slat wall – while some loved it, others weren’t so keen.
One person said: “Looks amazing!”
Another added: “Looks beaut.”
A third commented: “Love it.”
However, at the same time, not everyone was as convinced by Celene’s slat wall.
One user posted: “Looking like a sauna.”
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Whilst a second chimed in: “Eye for design = B&M.”
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