I'm quite enjoying the cold here: been using the winter to work on house plans, automation and air sensors. Then last week I woke up to the news this morning that Google is discontinuing the Chromecast Audio. I've been using two of these and the versatility is amazing - love being able to group rooms …
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I ordered internet in August. 10 weeks later, it was enabled. The problem came from Pyür needing to install a new cable. They finally did this. The hassle came from receiving bills for non-existent internet. Anyway. Long story. The good part is that the packets are flowing. Using water to see if the conduit goes …
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The floor is wood, the wall is wood. The challenge is to avoid everything being too "woody". So we have a 16 meters of wall (diagram below holding the doors that lead to the lounge, workroom, bedroom 3 and bedroom 2) that could be painted white. Or, felted... Additionally the end of the passage has …
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Today saw a visit from SiGeKo, shiny new emergency instructions and fire extinguishers. All over shadowed by a wall that threatens to fall over and is being propped up with steel poles. Needless to say, the 10am "Baubesprechung" ran on for a few hours. Good to see everyone and exciting progress. Update: the falling over …
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A walkthrough with the roof off.
I visited the F17 building site this afternoon to see that the roof has been completely removed! Here are some photos while the builders were at lunch.
A few photos from Wednesday
I'm amazed at the size of the all-weather roof. It's expensive to add this, but it does mean that the different teams can work through winter.