Mark Rimmell (markrimmell) wrote,
Mark Rimmell
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First phase of garage rebuild complete.

2013-06-20 16.45.12

Yes, I know the bricks don't match. This part of the house is going to be rendered once I've done some other work.
2013-06-10 12.24.33
This was just crumbling away.
It is traditional to use lintels above doors and windows, these lintels are made of felt.

2013-06-10 11.21.09
The top of this wall was so weak a trained kitten could of demolished the top four courses with it's bare paws.
Unfortunately we didn't have a kitten to hand or the time to train it.
We didn't even have the time to research the relevant animal welfare laws.

2013-06-10 10.16.00
Hopefully won't be seeing this view of my inspection pit from the landing window ever again.

2013-06-10 11.21.03
We took the opportunity to add more insulation to the bathroom.
What was there can only be described as token insulation.

2013-06-05 10.50.27
Old buildings need adequate ventilation.
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