Tag Archives: DIY

Space………. the final steps

We went into Skeg today to pick up some storage boxes for the kitchen cupboards and had a good sort out. O M G…………. did we really have that much? The problem with two corner cupboards is that so much … Continue reading

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The Great Reveal

OK. Drum roll please. This is how it was when we viewed the property in August 2017 After we got the new cooker in April 2018 WIP Yesterday am Today just after 6pm A bit better, don’t you think? I’ve … Continue reading

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What a bitch!

I said that Hubby and I are good at kitchens. We have done something to the kitchen in every house we’ve lived in, and were even planning doing something to the one on the boat (the two ring burner and … Continue reading

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I know him so well……………….

I just knew he would make a start on the kitchen while I was out at darts tonight, bless him. He’s managed to get the joints apart, and my ‘kitchen’ is now occupying the main bedroom and lounge as well … Continue reading

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Tomorrow’s agenda

The worktops are due to be delivered tomorrow morning, so Hubby and I will be up early taking the kitchen apart in readiness as far as we are able. We’ve checked the contents box of the tap and new sink, … Continue reading

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It’s all coming together……….

I’ve been thinking, and to say so always makes Hubby nervous. Since before Christmas, I have been putting by whatever I could towards our kitchen revamp. Hubby and I are good at kitchens. We tweaked the one in our first … Continue reading

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And what will the Easter Bunny bring you?

DIY. Hubby likes a project, and the state of the kitchen has been getting him down, even more so since we replaced the fridge freezer in February. It’s been on the cards for a few months and I’ve been squirreling … Continue reading

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It’s here!

Having looked it up on the internet, apparently the recommended temperature in a fridge should be 3º C (37. 4º F) and the freezer minus 18 -20º C (minus 0.4 –  minus 4ºF) Our fridge was lurking at 10º C, … 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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House chatting

The new fridge freezer comes on Friday morning. It’s not as big as the one we have, but perfectly sufficient for the two of us, and they have promised to dispose of the old one as due to a change … Continue reading

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