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Eight 

This month flew by quicker than the others! We had our first family holiday, just a quick cruise from Singapore to Vietnam and Thailand and it was lovely. Little one did so well, we are super lucky! Despite missing a … Continue reading

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Seven

Here we are seven months post keys. We have had the tilers out to fix our grout issues in the wet areas and the balcony. We had two no shows and it’s been frustrating but at least all that’s left … Continue reading

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Six 

You guessed it, six months since keys. That’s gone quickly! Hubby has been working 6 days a week lately as Christmas is always busy, so he’s slowed on the progress but he’s managed to make the front look finished and … Continue reading

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99 Problems…

Seriously over trades. We have had 4 separate inspections of our discoloured grout, our scratched tiles, our missing grout, our cracked and missing tiles. First it was a manager from Tiles Direct, then the Masterton Area Manager, then the 4th … Continue reading

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Screens up!

Hubby has been so busy but his vision is coming together nicely. On the Masterton front we had the bricks cleaned and the kitchen items ordered so the house is slowly getting fixed. The key word is slowly haha. What … Continue reading

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Phase 2 of the fire pit area completed

Hubby has been very busy paving this weekend and he’s completed this part of the project. Our custom decorative screens should arrive this week and our custom fire pit is currently being produced. Here’s a little update picture. Don’t mind … Continue reading

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Progress on the floating steps

This week the form work has come off the steps. Can’t wait to see them polished and sealed and surrounded with river rock! Hubby is continuing the fire pit area with paving this weekend and screens  coming next week.  Stay … Continue reading

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