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Are we nearly there yet?

This build is like an emotional roller coaster and this week we are definitely on the upward ascent and I am happy.  The guys are working at a great pace.  605 more words

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Canggu Beach Inn-Canggu, Bali

Canggu Beach Inn is made up of loft-style rooms in the heart of Canggu. The location is perfect: 150m from the beach, a few doors down from some of the best cafes and restaurants in town, and a short moped ride away from the other side of Canggu. 503 more words

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Having an eye on the detail

You hear it many times when people discuss their renovation experiences, the stories of being door-stopped as you’re leaving for your morning train with a request for immediate decisions on the location of this door or that floor level.   749 more words

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The grand plan

After months of planning, Pinning, Houzzing and very tedious party wall agreements, the builders have finally begun work. In 12 weeks time, we’ll hopefully have added a tiny bit more fabulousness to our little patch of Earlsfield. 138 more words

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Design changes on the hoof

This last week has been an interesting and frustrating for me from a project management perspective and as a client.  I have every belief that my builder knows what he is doing and so I’m balancing when to step in and when to let things motor on.  772 more words

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And all the walls came down... not tumbling!

We discovered that the flank wall (the side wall to the rear addition, the opposite side to the party wall with the neighbouring house) was unstable. 190 more words

The loft is flying up

So why the radio silence over the last few weeks?  There have been two reasons really – we have no roof and I have spent most waking minutes either redistributing the mountains of stuff we own to different locations around the house or in the two storage units we now have or making build related decisions on a daily basis, whilst also continuing to work and look after the family. 801 more words

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