Monthly Archives: August 2015

Lots of Mud

Yesterday work got rained off about mid-afternoon, but they managed to get all the stones out of the wall and make a giant mud-pit of the place before that. It’s a real shame to lose that wall, but obviously if … Continue reading

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It Has Begun

Stay tuned for further updates as time permits.

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Oh God

Here we go. Work starts tomorrow. Like for real. Like on the real house. Just on the foundations, and probably just pushing earth around, but I am still pretty gutted that I won’t be there because I’ve got one more … Continue reading

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Electric Lights

Sarah-May, one of my all-time favourite people, came up and used her narrow boat electric system knowledge to help us scalp the bits from the caravans (which are on mains electric now) and wire up the two sleeping sheds with … Continue reading

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Drinking Water and Its Legitimate Uses

The council have got back to me on the subject of sewer connections vs. on-site composting, and they still, despite it being carefully explained to them, regard a composting toilet as a cesspit. This is troubling. A cesspit is a … Continue reading

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