The first day of spring! Spring is memorable this year. This is a memorable year, in so many, many ways. I received a telephone call yesterday afternoon. There was a cancellation at the company that will do the installation of the new windows, could we go ahead with the installation tomorrow, which is today? Well,… Continue reading A Hole In My House
Life just seems to get more and more complicated as time goes by! Or am I just more aware of the complexity now? Who knows! I have committed resources to replacing the windows in the house, upgrading to energy efficient windows, installed properly. I have also committed resources to upgrading the attic insulation, to R50,… Continue reading Contractors
This morning a representative from a window and door company came to do an estimate on the windows in the house. The estimate will be sent to me via email. The windows at Mist Cottage are more than 60 years old, single pane glass, and appallingly cold and difficult to maintain, I can’t even open… Continue reading Windows
Yesterday I completed the University self-study course I was taking. I did manage to 100% on most of the quizzes the first time around, and 100% on the less than perfect three of the quizzes the second time round. I learned a few new things, which is always fun! When we bought the second hand… Continue reading A Thousand Poets In His Head
Sunday, September 7 2014 My mood deteriorated throughout yesterday evening, and when I woke up in the morning I could not for the life of me find the right side of the bed. Attila stayed up until 2:00 a.m. finishing the interior of the windows. He woke me up when he came to bed, and… Continue reading At Last!