The build has finished its demolition and moved onto the building. Until the foundations are in, it is all concentrated around the garage. "Can we cut the door and window?" the builders asked. "Sure..." we said a little tentatively as it would need a lot of stuff moving and out storage wouldn't be ready until… Continue reading What a view…
Goodness the builders work fast. The foundations to the conservatory are being removed as I type (a very large and loud jack-hammer) and later today there should be new holes in the garage for the new window and door. Everything is moving along at a great click. In other news - I'm anaemic, quite badly.… Continue reading There is was gone…
"What's that noise?" Were my fist words this morning. It turned out that it was the builders. But all is pretty good. The wall is gone and they have started on the conservatory... Where did that wall go? The builders are being brilliant and doing a really good tidy job. Bye conservatory... Can you see… Continue reading It all starts today
Zoom... And the week was gone. Luckily we are almost ready for the builders. We just have to move a few bits from around the conservatory. That includes the wormery. I don't like moving them at the moment. It is a bit cold to be exposing the layers, but we have no choice. Hopefully they… Continue reading How quickly did that week go?
We have a skip! 4 days to go... This is getting very real. Gulp!
This time last year I was getting ready to go in to an operation and was seriously unwell. My mister was worried sick and we were still thinking about how the build would look. This year we are healthy, despite the pandemic, and have just 6 days before the build starts. Eek! It has taken… Continue reading Life moves fast
Did the new year start? Honestly, last year was strange and it looks like this year is going to be even stranger. As the new year came into being we toasted 2021 and went to bed. No parties and no guests. Just me, mister and 2 kids. A new year. A continuation of lockdown. Exercise… Continue reading That’s a new start then…?