Tag Archives: Plumbing

Bright and white

The shower room downstairs is finally complete! You’d think I would realise it by now, but I am always astounded at how much work goes into renovating even a very small room. First, Tony dismantled and removed the shower and vanity … Continue reading

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Do it yourself

Isn’t it funny how sometimes you choose what you think will be the quick and easy way, but it’s not necessarily how it turns out? When we first arrived at our renovator’s delight in France it quickly became evident that … Continue reading

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A smelly situation

When we bought our house in France we were told it was on mains drainage and that the old septic tank in the garage was not in use and so it was just a matter of removing it – something … Continue reading

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From drab to fab

We now have a welcoming front door, freshly painted, with new numbers and repainted knocker and letter flap, together with a gorgeous little “Pas de Publicité” sign we picked up on our travels down south. And the guest bedroom looks great. … Continue reading

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