And so it begins!

After a very intense Friday to Sunday moving into a small two-bedroom townhouse, work finally kicked off at 7am this morning with the River City Asbestos crew taking over the site.

Final family pic pre-reno (and before the front shrubs were attacked with a chainsaw). Excuse the lumberjack attire…

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Signed, sealed….and a year away from delivery!

Contract signed for the renovation of our Queenslander
Our renovation contract!

After two years of planning and a whole lot of faffing, we finally signed a build contract! We’re delighted to have Matt Henderson (MWH Constructions) as our builder and we think he’ll do a marvellous job. Well, he’d better, anyway! Continue reading “Signed, sealed….and a year away from delivery!”

If it’s here, it’s for sale!

Over the past couple of months I’ve been busy trying to make a few extra dollars selling off parts of the house on Gumtree – with a fair bit of success! The sale prices haven’t been high, but they’re better than nothing – and it makes us feel slightly less wasteful knowing the items are being reused rather than ending up as landfill. Here are just a few of the things that have been sold so far…
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