• Kez replied to the topic Ground Source Heat Pumps in the forum DIY 1 month, 3 weeks ago

    In the short term if you have a tent you could put it up in the children’s room over the coldest weeks. Gives them some cosy space. Or bunk beds with curtains.

    I’ve no idea about efficency, but all the people I’ve met who live in houses like that have an aga or similar and mostly live in the kitchen in the winter rather than trying to heat the…[Read more]

  • Kez replied to the topic Painting – DIY in the forum DIY 2 months, 1 week ago

    You sound like you know what you’re doing!

    Im hypermobile so am just imagining me popping a shoulder out mid wall and ended up in a right mess! Ok so dont cut corners on paint and roller quality, edge first and start praying!

  • Kez started the topic Painting – DIY in the forum DIY 2 months, 1 week ago

    I’ve just moved into a rental property and Im pretty sure its not been redecorated in 10+ years and the more i go round the rooms the more its bugging the pants off me. Skirting boards, window sills (wood) etc and its not exactly two up two down so Im a bit daunted.

    So where do I start? are those spraying machines worth the money? Cheap paint…[Read more]