Today we got our master bedroom wardrobe installed and does it feel good to know we have a place for all our clothes now. It’s been a nuisance having to sift through garbage bags to find clothes to wear for the day. Sydney Wardrobes Company sent out their installer who actually arrived on time with … Continue reading Final wardrobe in
While we wait for our wardrobes and front fence to be finished off during the week, we are spending our weekends (very) slowly doing odd jobs here and there. I cleared up the mess in the corner of our room and moved all the bags of clothes out to make way for painting of the … Continue reading Weekend side projects: Let’s go with the patio
Late last year we had booked a bricklayer to start on our brick fence. It was a bit of a rocky start as the bricklayer had to postpone several times on us for various reasons, but little by little the foundations were worked on. 3 weeks ago digging of the dirt was done, followed by … Continue reading Build of the front brick fence kicks off
It’s been a fair while since I’ve blogged about the house, simply because there has been a shift between working on the house and trying to live a normal life. We’re doing less renovating as each weekend rolls by seeing that we can live quite comfortably. I do worry that we are becoming complacent and … Continue reading 2 new wardrobes and another on its way
Been a while since I posted and apart from the earlier rush to get our house decent for Christmas, we have just generally been enjoying the space. We didn’t manage to get everything we wanted finished, but the inside of the house looked pretty good as we received our shipment of furniture in time for … Continue reading The end of 2017 has been and gone, where to next?
Things are getting quite frantic as we try to juggle social events, kids activities, Christmas festivities and preparing the house so that not only is it decorated for Christmas, but comfortable for us to have family over. Our aim is to get as much done in the next two weekends that we have left as … Continue reading It’s a mad rush to get as much done before Santa arrives!
In preparation to get the patio tiled, we have to screed the top to get a flat and level surface. For a while now we’ve had a very big dip in the middle of our patio, which was due to one of the tradesmen standing on the formwork when the concrete was being poured at … Continue reading Patio…go!