Terribly Exciting News

Finally Camp MAD has got the keys to the new house in Penylan, Cardiff!  Aled picked them up on Monday and has been working like a mad man to get the critical DIY out of the way so we can move in ASAP.

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First up is the wallpaper removal, which is a super fun job!!  I am sure there is a special place in hell for people who paint over wallpaper to the point of puckering so please, please reconsider this option for the sake of future owners!

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As most of you know we are not new to DIY.  Let us take a moment to cherish some warm and fuzzy memories from the Houghton Bay wall insulation campaign of 2010…

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The only difference with this project is that I’m at home in Pembrokeshire having meals with the rellies while my husband works with countless tradesmen to set renovation world records!

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In four days,  not only has he managed to get the wallpaper off in all three bedrooms, but he’s already got plasterers plastering and floors sanders organised for Saturday.  What a superstar, right!?!  I am so proud and impressed.  Not to mention thankful.

So that’s all for now folks. Sorry I haven’t managed to post any further America pics but it’s been a terribly exciting (and busy!) week.  Hope everyone is well.

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2 thoughts on “Terribly Exciting News

  1. Your new home looks awesome! I love the look of terraced houses 🙂 Hope the DIY goes well and can’t wait to see more photos! Sorry I’ve been slack about keeping in contact recently – will endeavour to email soon! Nat x

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