How to remove wall insulation – not candy floss!

I love fairgrounds – The magic.  The buzz.  The flashing lights and the annoyingly-catchy music.  The rides, especially the merry-go-round (I’m a big kid at heart!), the mulled wine (at Winter Wonderland), the fact that everyone has a smile on their face from the adrenaline. Not forgetting the candy floss, a big web of cotton wool toppling on the end of a tiny stick.  Fluorescent … Continue reading How to remove wall insulation – not candy floss!

Tickle in my throat, cough!

Grrrrrr sadly nothing sexy about a face mask, but another essential.  That is if you’d like to to prevent short- and long-term respiratory illnesses and especially if you have asthma. I remain astonished – not just a teeny bit surprised – by the amount of dust that even a small bit of DIY brings.  Not being selfish of course, plaster dust spreads like a thin … Continue reading Tickle in my throat, cough!