Category Archives: DIY

A Road too far

I decided to take a leaf out of Hubby’s book today and push myself to see just how far I could walk in one go. Since our success to the Poppy Monument, we haven’t attempted it again, though we have … Continue reading

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A Stripper with sticky fingers

Sounds like a kleptomaniac in a nightclub doesn’t it. Not really. It’s me. Photo taken May 27 2018 Today we moved everything moveable in the bedroom to give us the maximum space and access to the offending wall so that … Continue reading

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Pads or Roller?

Not that we are enthusiastic about getting on with the decorating, but there are things that need to be done, so we’re getting there. The hall does indeed look very nice and we are pleased with our choice of colour, … Continue reading

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Today’s agenda…………….

Painting. But we are almost there. The doors have come up beautifully, and I finished the skirting board yesterday. We have just the front door to do (which we had been in two minds about, but you can guess why … Continue reading

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It’s been a good day

We’ve done a lot today, well for us anyway. Hubby has been working on his model boat and that is all coming together nicely. We’ve also done some DIY. Hard to believe we’ve been in the house nine months…….. and … Continue reading

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Clouds are not a sunblock

I have only ever used sunblock once, a day when we went to Portland Bill in Dorset and sat on the cliffs eating ice cream. I felt fine, until we got home, then came over all whoozy, rushed to the … Continue reading

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No problem……………….

I’m sure we have all had instances when we’ve started something and wished we’d never done it, or a little tweak ends up being a complete rehash, or the fates are against us and things go wrong from the outset. … Continue reading

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