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Lounge Pictures!

I promised to take some pictures of the lounge when finished, so here they are. To recap, this is how we were:

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We are done

The finishing touches and varnishes have been done and the kitchen is back in operation. I’ve had a little shifty around but not sure if it’s going to work yet, but overall, everything is finished and we are really pleased … Continue reading

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How the mitres fall……………..

What a day! After getting our trim and fittings, we have been hard at it in the kitchen all day……… or should I say Hubby has and I’ve been doing some much needed sorting out and organising of dreaded paperwork! … Continue reading

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Almost there

A musical interlude….. lovely images actually The cooker and hob are IN! Everything works and we are almost there as there are some trimmings and finishing touches to do. Our fitter moved the gas tap, fitted the hob in place … Continue reading

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A Productive Afternoon

We left home in plenty of time to allow for Saturday traffic and shoppers. It didn’t happen, and we arrived for the Swab half an hour early.  To be honest, I had to double check our text message as there … Continue reading

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Hubby finally has his Shed

Thursday 4th November The weather was not being kind, but at least the wind had dropped, so shortly after breakfast, we donned our yellow outfits and got outside to set to work. Tweaking the slabs wasn’t as bad as we … Continue reading

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Bolts, screws and hinges

Fence repairs hold a whole catalogue of memories, some amusing and some frustrating. Usually the weather is kind and we can do the job in a sensible time frame. Getting the four inch fence post and repair spike was straightforward … Continue reading

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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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Today is Thursday 17th June

I’m late. I know. Sorry. What do trainers, lace butterflies, shower screens and a blood test have in common? They all played a part in today. It is 8.15 in the evening, and the day is almost over! This is … Continue reading

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The Larder ‘Robe

If you’ve been following my Today is…………. posts, you’ll know I have kept you updated with our daily progress. Well, as promised, here it is. It’s taken a week to complete plus a day to clear up and sort things … Continue reading

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