Category Archives: Improvements & DIY

Boiler Installation – Preparation


Today we started to prepare for the new boiler installation that British gas will carry out, here is a picture (left) of the boiler that they will take out. I’ll get a picture of that once its fitted, I may even … Continue reading

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Zenith Windows (Good or Bad)


After all the confusion with double glazing windows, we are sure it is an absolute minefield.Today I had a visits from Zenith Windows, I arranged for the “Free quote” via their website, while I was there I looked at their … Continue reading

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Ringrose Tree Surgery


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The Leaking Roof


After many days of rain the chap that we had arranged to fix our leaking roof over the garage could finally make it. at about 12:30 I got the call from him saying he was on his way and would … Continue reading

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The Double Glazing (too Much Choice)


Over the weekend, my wife was out and about, and on her travels another of the neighbours introduced themselves, there were very neighbourly and invited my wife in to look around their house. My wife was very impressed, especially as … Continue reading

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Oven Clean


This Morning we had our oven cleaned… After the fiasco of getting our new cooker delivered as mentioned in an earlier post, we decided that as the whole kitchen need to be replaced, that we would make do with the … Continue reading

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The Electrician


We were expecting the electrician to turn up at 4 pm, but the time came and went, so by about 5:30 we gave him a call, “just finishing a job, then it’ll be right with you” came the reply. A little … Continue reading

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