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First night in the new house…

First night in the new house…

and we froze.. even despite the best efforts of our guardian angel – in the form of our local electrician, who came to our rescue at very short notice late in the evening after we managed to do something nasty to the fusebox when we plugged in our new heater. Part way through the night Lucas woke up and came bawling up to our room. ¬†Uncharacteristically.. I let him sleep in with us. ¬†It must be … Read entire article »

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Builtin wardrobes?

Builtin wardrobes?

Builtins are tricky in old houses.. most miners cottages didn’t have them as original features, but these days, they are a standard in a modern house. So.. if you are going for an old-world look with modern functionality, you can get stuck on built-in wardrobes. There are some that fit in with the character of an older home, but they don’t have sliding doors and they don’t come cheap. They are usually installed by a … Read entire article »

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