What we have done to our hedge.

Our side hedge is quite a long hedge and over the years since we have lived here the height of it seems to get taller and taller.  One year we did get someone in to lower the hedge but it obviously wasn’t low enough and it has grown back over the years again. You can…

When did I last do framing?

I have finally put some time aside to do a bit of framing.  The framing that I did was some that I started a long time ago but just haven’t got around to finishing.  I seem to spend a great deal of time procrastinating. The frame of the brown picture I made by using an…

It has taken a year. . .is that procrastinating?

I wrote a blog post in October 2017 saying that I wanted to redecorate our bedroom. This is how our bedroom looked then.I have almost finished the redecoration and it has taken longer than I anticipated. The reason for the delay in starting was summoning up the courage to tackle using chalk paint.  I checked…

Do you know what this is?

It is a solenoid.  We inherited a drip irrigation system when we moved into this house nine years ago.  The system has been pretty good and we have only had to have one visit from professionals to fix a  problem we had when an animal had chewed through some wires.  This time the solenoid was…

Paint makes a world of difference

I have been redecorating our lounge room as it is almost nine years since we moved into the house and I decorated the lounge when we first moved and now feel it is time for a change. The lounge is two steps down so the wall behind the lounge suite is tall and therefore needs…

This is a frame up.

My younger daughter asked me if I would do some framing for her and I was delighted to be able to do so now that I have moulding. She had given me some prints that she had and I had one saying that I wanted to frame so thought I would do them all together. …