Episode 41 - Southwick

Today we’re in Southwick, near Brighton, with Paula and Neil Petit and their 3 year old son Dylan. Neil is a super-skilled DIYer, so the couple thought they were doing the smart thing when they bought a great family home that needed doing up.

Watch 11:10 Thursaday 24 Sep 2015 on Channel 5

 But a few weeks after moving in, they discovered Paula was pregnant with their second child. Added to which, Neil’s obsessive perfectionism and unwillingness to get anyone else in meant the renovations were super-slow, and they were even in danger of losing their staircase! Paula was beginning to worry she’d be giving birth in a building site.

It’s Team Cowboy to the rescue! Melinda Messenger and designer Edward Robinson’s task is to create a beautiful tranquil nursery for the new arrival, to bring some much-needed calm to mum and baby. Meanwhile John Russell and builder Martin Gonzalez are on hand to reinstate the stairs, and give Neil a few lessons on the limits of his DIY skills.  That’s if he’ll let them…

Thanks to Our Suppliers

In Episode 41 - Southwick of Cowboy Builders and Bodge Jobs we worked with many generous, talented suppliers across the exterior and interior of the house build and refit. Click the link below and find out more about who helped us on this episode.

Carpet right

Carpet Right Nursery: SHERIDAN CARPET - GREY Product code: 1489-CNF

Tub Direct

Tub Direct Nursery: Athena Designer Fabric Tub Chair - Light Grey

Carpet Underlay Shop

Carpet Underlay Shop Nursery: ENV42 underlay

Newgate Clocks

Newgate Clocks; clock in the nursery


Obaby; Nursery: Newark 3 Piece Nursery Set - White

Party Delights

Party DelightsAn array of multicoloured Pom Poms for the mobile light display

Wickes - Brighton

Wickes;  MDF, hardboard, chain, shelving

JoJo Maman Bébé

JoJo Maman Bébé - Brighton In-Store Visit

Little Pumpkin

Little Pumpkin Melissa & Doug Multi-Level Doll 


Valspar paint; Nursery Walls: Yellow Premium Matt Emulsion Luscious Lemon; Off White Premium Matt Emulsion Sleeping Inn

Edward Robinson

Edward Robinson Interior Designer

Francesca Parratt

Francesca Parratt Painter & Decorator 07956 073251

Suzannah Perkins

Painter & Decorator Suzannah Perkins 07824996993 thepinkpainter@live.com

Hurst Development Solutions

Martin Gonzalez Hurst Development Solutions

Grate Fireplaces and Interiors

Grate Fireplaces and Interiors Doug Clarke expert Chat

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