Things you just can’t DIY

There are somethings that you just can’t do yourself. Or at least I certainly feel like we couldn’t do ourselves. This is one of our DIY nemeses.┬áHere is a clue – see all that dust? And it might have something to do with this light on our neighbour’s house: We have asked our electricians to…

It gets worse before it gets better!

One thing about renovation projects is that there is always an “it gets worse before it gets better phase”. Last night when we were trailing around a light talking with our gas expert regarding replacing the boiler and measuring the bathroom to check that our online bathroom purchases will fit we definitely felt it is…

Getting wired!

We have been making pretty remarkable progress on the house – but a legal and charitable ball took up most of our weekend and we had a couple of visitors to Auchenard. Paul & Rose visited with their wonderful son Owen. He has the most energy I think I’ve ever seen in a kid, I…