Author Archives: Grace

That Belfast Sink I’ve Been Storing For Years

I got given a lovely old Belfast sink by Steven years ago, and kept it, I’m embarrassed to say, in the garden. Obviously all covered in weeds. It needed a good clean. And it needed hauling to the first floor, … Continue reading

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Bathroom Cabinets

Too tired and run ragged to say much, but here is a picture. Cabinet carcasses made from reclaimed interior of the sauna/site office/bunkhouse as was. Fourth incarnation, not a bad result in the reclamation business. Gawd, now I need to … Continue reading

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Switch To The Phone Co-op Today!

Phone rings. Guy on phone: Hello, Ms. Jackson? Me: Yes? Him: I’m calling from the Phone Co-op, we supply your phone and broadband. We are now in a position to offer you super-fast fibre broadband and I was wondering if … Continue reading

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Shot After Shot After Shot Of Finished Floor

Well, by finished, of course, I mean un-finished. I need to put a few coats of varnish on it now. But it’s complete; the first complete floor in the house. It’s lovely Canadian maple, originally laid as a gym floor … Continue reading

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Summer Arrives Again

I’ve finished claying the walls and have put the slats up… now just to wait til the walls dry out a bit more before I put the lovely, dry firewood in. Wouldn’t do to have the walls drying directly into … Continue reading

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