Almost there…

April 30, 2013 · 6 comments

So the re-wire went pretty much without a hitch, and in the end it was done in a day and a half which was quite amazing!. This week the builder has been in filling the chasing and then skimming it so it is level with the backing paper. I literally cannot thank him enough for getting it right, the thought of taking off all the backing paper in the house was giving me sleepless nights!

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It’s currently drying back today and tomorrow it should be ready for him to sand down and then I can re-paint either touch ups (my bedroom which has recently been done) or the whole rooms – everywhere else!  I’m having lots of fun with paint charts at the moment and driving everyone mad with tester pots. But we’re pretty much doing the house up to sell now, so I’m thinking light bright and neutral to make it look fresh and clean.  I can’t wait to see it done.

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Jean April 30, 2013 at 6:38 pm

I’m glad it wasn’t as bad as you thought it’d be. I hope we’re going to see updates of the redecoration?!
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Liz May 1, 2013 at 10:15 am

You are! I just need to buy the paint and get on with it now – eek! :)
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Marianne May 1, 2013 at 6:50 am

I am happy for you that it all went well! I didn’t know you plan to sell, neutral colors would be best then ( I think). I am looking forward to some photo’s too.
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Liz May 1, 2013 at 10:15 am

I promise to take some! I hope you’re re-wire goes ok Marianne x
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Sew Create It - Jane May 3, 2013 at 11:03 am

So glad everything is going well and that you are turning lemons into lemonade and embracing the decoration…Playing with colours is such fun! Look forward to seeing pictures!
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teresa May 9, 2013 at 2:39 pm

So happy for you…I can only images how nerve racking doing something like this could be.
Happy Day its over.


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