Painting a white sky

This weekend has been dedicated to painting. We bought a whole heap of cheap painters drop sheets and got plastic down on the floor again. We bought some 3in1 prep paint and painted the ceiling and all the walls, except for one corner of the room as we had to still top coat it. Saturday … Continue reading Painting a white sky


The weekend is here and with the sudden heat waves we’ve been slowly working away at jointing the walls. It took us a full day to get the 2 base coats on and get tape onto the ceiling joints. With each coat we have to sand, so again more dust, this time of the white … Continue reading Jointing

Walking on the floor

This week we have had Tom’s floor sanding make a start on the sanding, nail punching and coating of our cypress pine floorboards. Today we have been able to walk on them (with socks) for the first time and without the need to put on shoes and take off shoes at different rooms. I still … Continue reading Walking on the floor