I am aware that in the time of a global pandemic my little project has little importance. But that does not stop it from being a source of anxiety and stress. The week started sweetly with a significant delivery of plaster – multifinish used for skimming and hardwall for… hardwall(!) – after placing the order […]
I thought my week would be very restful and cool. In a hot, hot week I am back in Bristol and sleeping in a proper bed, in a cool flat. Joy! But most of my plans went awry. It was always going to be a week of admin. Lots of bills due to be paid; […]
Stop. That’s what it feels like. One moment nothing seems to be moving on. Then there are significant changes. Then we stop. We had to order a further 22 sheets of plasterboard this week as the previously delivered 190 sheets were all used up. This seems an extraordinary amount of plasterboard needed for one property. […]
I don’t mean the word. I mean the feeling. I think I know. It’s a collection of rooms with walls that you cannot walk through – all courtesy of sheet after sheet of plasterboard. With a huge amount of effort we almost have a house – apart from the fact there are no bathrooms, kitchen, […]
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