Moved in

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Ok, we’ve moved. Thanks to the helpful horde, from truck arriving in Newtown to truck leaving from Brooklyn was two and a half hours, which must be some kind of record for the amount of stuff we had. So cheers, all. Got the final tip run done a day early and I can now bring …

House! – Moving in two days…

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Lots done today. We have lights: We’re about to have outside stairs, down to the workshop. After this flight, the stairs turn the corner, so Cliff & Jarrod’s progress slowed somewhat: Today for me was letterbox, thirteen shelves, tidying, and helping with sanding & painting the kitchen, dining, & bathroom ceilings, and second coat of …

HAUS! – Move in 3 days…

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Ok, it’s looking like it’s all on track. Yesterday we managed stairs inside, electricity live, and the upstairs floor sanded and oiled. Remaining is water, gas, appliances, outside stairs, one more lockable outside door, and a whole host of other crap. Oh, and then packing and moving. Doable, but… Anyway, pics in a hurry:

Counting down to moving: six days

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Now we’re even more tired, but kinda just barely hanging on to being on track to move in this Sunday. We’re limewashing and trenching, and shortly to be oiling floors and building racking*, other people are wiring up, building stairs inside & out, putting in the balustrade, installing a door on the gimp cupboard, grouting …

We move in in twelve days. Oh crap.

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I’m quite tired. But one more hour of waxing in a corner will finish the downstairs floor. We have light switches. Various rooms are nearly done, or at least all they need are surface finishes: floor sanding & oiling, and such like. I’m sufficiently tired that I’ve lost grasp of the whole project, there’s just …

More floor

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We’re planning on moving into the house at the end of this month, hence we’re cracking on. The builders are back next week, so we’re trying to get the floor finished off now. Thus linseed oil. Lots of linseed oil (and fuvenusrs‘ builders crack): In other news, the green roof is working out rather well. …

Tired now

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So, today was: 1) Painting linseed oil all over the floor 2) Helping a friend home after her back scarification 3) Writing more colour cycling code I could get into this “holiday” thing. 1) We’ve been cracking on with the floor. With copious assistance, it’s progressing and we’ll break the back of it before the …