Moving Day. The transition between renters and homeowners. This is the big day we have been longing for, for over fifteen years. So, it’s about bloody time! And yet, even as we pack the trailers and wave adieu to our home of more than seven years, I am struck by a sense of sadness. We… Continue reading The Big Day
If you think of vinyl or linoleum flooring and instantly shudder at the tackiness, we wouldn’t blame you. Up until a couple of months ago, that was my reaction – ‘ew, lino?! No thankyou!’ Mr Hammer and I aren’t fans of carpet. We don’t live in a climate where the added warmth is a necessity. … Continue reading Amazing Vinyl Timber Floorboards
It’s pretty exciting when you go to visit your build, expecting to see the same base shade of classy 80’s cream you’ve been seeing for months, only to find it has all been painted! We chose Colorbond’s Windspray for our external walls with white and Colorbond’s Surfmist for trim. The roof is Colorbond’s Basalt, as… Continue reading The House Has Been Painted!
Nothing quite like feeling that sinking feeling when your house is, um, sinking into a sinkhole. In the frame stage, and after a bit of rain, we entered the house to find our own personal bathing area in the corner of the master bedroom. Some might consider this little ankle-bath an exciting addition to a… Continue reading That Sinking Feeling – The Corner Of The House Sank