Category: Moving

The epic drama we had moving house

The Bloody Builders Are Back

After months of getting nowhere, we’ve finally got the builders coming back this week to hopefully, but more than likely not, finish all the work on the house. I’ve booked a week off work in order to be around for them to come in so...

Getting Bored Of This Now

You would have thought that the building company would want to be shot of us by now after all the grief we’ve given them over the last two years, but they still manage to put off finishing the job they were supposed to complete some...

Floored By Their Ineptitude

So they’ve been in the house for 3 days now and there is absolutely no way that they will be finished by the end of this week as they have only done 2 rooms so far and there’s still another 3 and a landing to...

The Saga Continues

It’s been nearly two years since I posted on the subject of the numerous issues that we had when buying our house in 2012 and since then we’ve had continuous problems with the construction company and also the insurance company with regards to getting the...

Getting A Fireplace Built

One thing that The Wife wanted when we were looking to buy a new house, was either for the property to have a fireplace, or to have the space to be able to put one in. And luckily the one we’ve just bought had the...

Out of Our Home Into A House

Out of Our Home Into A House

I don’t think I ever want to move again! Today was supposed to be the start of the next chapter in our lives. An exciting and thrilling time. But yet again people seem to go out of their way to balls things right up! The...

Nearly There Now

Nearly There Now

So there’s only a couple of days left before we finally move house and today is the last day that we’ll have of semi-normality for a while. The last few days have been a bit hectic trying to organise services to be switched off, returned...

About Fricking Time!

About Fricking Time!

After all the trials and tribulations, the hassles and problems, the phone calls and emails and the stress and arguments we have finally exchanged on our house and will be completing on the sale and purchase of both our house and the new house on...