Category Archives: D.I.Y.

Decorating. Benji, Garden

Home is not home until you put your own personal stamp on it. That is my opinion. I have ( at 72 yrs of age) began to decorate. The last time I painted was back in about 2005 at my … Continue reading

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Bank Holiday weekend May–Garden

I never take a trip out in the car to go walking either in the country or by the coast. living close to toursit areas they are always very busy wjhen the sun shines and people descend on the our … Continue reading

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Outside Painting

I have a new phone and at the moment am trying to work out how to put my photos on to the computer. Really frustrating. I have several photos I wish to share with you re the garden. The way … Continue reading

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Finished Home-made Shelf

My son-in-law has been busy this weekend. he has put up shelves; coat hangers; under the sink x 2 cupboards. Here is the finished shelf of mine,one of the units on the wall and the cupboard round the basin. All … Continue reading

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I love to be creative in many ways. Being born at the end of the war – 1939/44 I am inclined to improvise. At the end of that war life was difficult, things in short supply and people ‘mended and … Continue reading

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Home Improvements

Moving house is a busy and stressful time. First you decide where you want to move , then its off to the estate Agents to get the best offer in selling your home. Whilst I waited for someone to view … Continue reading

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Flat Packed and D.I.Y.(for the elderly)

I had decided to have a couple of new items for the home.First step was to look on the internet. This was followed to visit the stores The Range and Buyology. At Buyology I purchased a wooden bed. It is … Continue reading

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