Updating my to do list almost a year on

So it’s been a bit quiet around here for a little while. Sorry to those of you who were desperate for more thrilling updates on boilers and ceilings (and who isn’t desperate for those?!)

I’ve been a bit busy working, being too tired, watching tv, being too tired, sitting around and being too tired which is not a good combo for DIY-ing or blogging about DIY-ing.

I’ll try and do some round-ups of the bits I have been working on but for today I thought I’d revisit a post I wrote almost a year ago and do a general progress report as it is coming up to a year of owning The Penthouse.

A year ago I was still waiting for the paperwork to go through to buy the flat so I wrote a big long list of all the things that would need doing. Let’s see how far I’ve got…

The (lots) to do list

STILL no progress on the purchase of my flat, got to sort some legal/mortgage stuff. Turns out ‘you’ll be in by Christmas’ really does jinx housing projects (thanks Mum!) https://www.flickr.com/photos/courtneyrian/5750960959/in/photolist-9Lcbki-jnvo1b-7Mfehz-gBeqi9-7JcYQY-gBeofG-ddr4as-8diMyy-a8UD6E-pUE6dt-7QhsH7-bJBUv4-9KrfEv-7HBZHx-82Z71a-bvH7Td-9BTsTL-839K8i-9APFZ4-9QmLw2-82YZmF-7S53EF-9889MZ-839L4i-dGpnfi-aqAxX1-7RoSFE-nr6dbh-qm5r98-8gL9DB-apadd2-a5MJeW-82Z54r-8jKTv5-iyQdDP-833bFN-9NnB3F-dB1a6Z-a5hfua-omphtm-89CjFM-nNtbVR-7AbdxD-c5VHj5-7JA9MY-7LUo4m-7LUnn9/ In the meantime my hypothetical to do list is developing