Tag Archives: decorating

Done and dusted.

Hubby has worked his socks off and the lounge has been painted in just one day. We were lucky in that we only needed the one coat as the original colour was a shade lighter than what we’d bought. The … Continue reading

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DIY done

The spare room has been painted and come up a treat. Hubby has also given the skirting boards a new coat of gloss. It looks like we may have to replace the blind but that shouldn’t be too expensive, and … Continue reading

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DIY calls

We’re at it again, or should I say Hubby is. One of the last things on the Snag List is to paint the small bedroom. Although the property was clean and presentable when we moved in, it has transpired that … Continue reading

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While I was out…………

We did the laundry today and while I was up at the launderette getting it dry, Hubby said he would loosen all the housing screws and everything in readiness for delivery of the new fridge freezer tomorrow. Hm. Bless him, … Continue reading

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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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Touching up……………

We have painted the hall in ‘Biscuit Crunch’. It’s several shades darker than what was originally there, but it is a lovely warm colour and gives a nice feel to the house when you come in. No major disasters, but … Continue reading

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So much for just the doors…………..

Yep, the decorating has escalated, and much as I hate doing it, I’m glad we are. When we viewed the property, everything looked clean and presentable, so we’d have little to do until we got ourselves sorted. Unlike in the … 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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TV Inspiration

There are four TV sets here, and we are lucky to have one of them in our bedroom. Most of the time, I don’t get engrossed in a programme as nine times out of ten Hubby will start surfing and … Continue reading

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