Without getting into the specifics, we have been objecting to a controversial proposed development that threatens the environment, landscape and wildlife. As part of the ecological reports, it’s been flagged that this proposed development may have an adverse effect on bats. Being proactive members of the community, we contacted the Bat Conservation Trust to make them aware of this.Continue reading Ineffectiveness of the Bat Conservation Trust
We’ve had to rebuild our chimney. It took a long time to find and appoint the right builders and roofers, but we’re extremely pleased with the way it turned out. This is our story of rebuilding a period chimney on our Victorian property.Continue reading Rebuilding a period chimney using modern day techniques
After a long day out in the field today, Leopold came home, had his lunchtime biscuits and decided the best and most comfortable place to relax and have a nap was on our Indian lion in the garden room.
We received a delivery of kiln dried wood as we’ve depleted our seasoned wood reserve, which we inherited from the previous owners.Continue reading Kiln dried wood
Amidst the master bathroom refit and chimney rebuild, we’ve recently had to turn our attention to dealing with vermin in cavity walls.Continue reading Vermin in cavity walls: Sonic Broom