September 2011

2011 { 09 10 11 12 } - top

Unloading supplies for month


Unloading wood and plaster boards


Beds bought

Old chairs restored and repainted


Water meter goes in


Fish chips night

Boats passing our garden


First fix lounge starts


Jacque painting

One weeks rest - Spain


One week repairing ceiling


Neigbour giving John advice

Neighbor's house warming


Moissac poster


Apple tree grow in our street

Rue de arts


Vintage cars in our road


Lunch outside our front door



Our house


Old lamp to restore

Old sink out re-wiring


Art work for house


Finished my landing painting

Lounge far wall boarded


Smashing time


Old doors out

Testing new doors


New patio doors


First coat in lounge

Dance while you paint lounge


Our diet bread


October 2011

2011 { 09 10 11 12 } - top

Eclectic and plumbing goes in


Our electric angel Mick lends a hand


Drainage from kitchen

Friends sons arrive to help


Boys making plans


Brothers work together

Kitchen electric sockets go in


Porch takes shape


Adam working hard

Poor Andrew taken ill


New wall's in kitchen


Porch work continues

Plumbing work continues


Decision time


Tile Delivery

Kitchen and Lounge tiles to door


Make shift kitchen


Irene cooks many meals
make shift kitchen

Pebbles delivered into back garden


Work commences in the back garden


Kitchen now ready for tiling

Kitchen tiles are down


Lounge floor prepared


Back wall prepared for
next stage of painting

Fridge arrives


Yes one more day nearer to
fire lighting day


Earl and Fiona our fire angels

Entrance and tiling


Fire place, work commences


Help arrives end of month


Mike and Jane lend a hand


November 2011

2011 { 09 10 11 12 } - top

Bedroom windows taken out


Big open space in bedroom


Bricks and sand delivered for new wall's

John checking out drainage


John installs patio drainage


Digging trench

John builds new drains in garden


Neighbor and family lend hand on our patio


First layer of ground work

John helps our neighbor


Adam roofer today


Adam has design head on

Adam works like a dream


Basement floor tiled


Beer and fire wow

Dinners continues in loft


Friends call in to see progress


John heaven

John learns to use jig saw


Kitchen coming together


Kitchen cupboards go in

Lining chimney


Me cooking first breakfast in kitchen


Mike removing old varnish

Nov sunshine breaks in garden


Polly design art work for loft


Polly Eric's stay

Polly hangs her gift up


TV dish in the planning


View from our roof top

Wall units next


Work starts in basement


December 2011

2011 { 09 10 11 12 } - top

01 John continues work on patio


Alan, Mike, Jackie all help with concreting


John, Mike and Alan work hard

Neighbors help also


Our patio takes shape


Wood Delivery

New addition to tools


Final coat applied



My paintings are added


Landing final varnish


Staircase gets another coat of varnish

All ready for family arriving


Curtains are added


Finishing touches added

Loft bedroom bed made


Rugs are added


Bedroom 2 is completed

Furniture delivered in time


Kitchen lights all go in


Mistletoe goes up

Christmas decorations go up


Polly lends a hand


Family arrive in Moissac

A baby is due, best present ever


Xmas in our New Home



Family cook dinner


Yorkshire pods


Our kitchen becomes the dance floor

Opening Christmas presents




Boxing day