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Mer Almagro
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Fire enameller on metal, attempted metalsmith, metalhead, knitter.
Fire enameller on metal, attempted metalsmith, metalhead, knitter.

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Little bathroom
I'm hopelessly behind on updates here. Little baby, no time! The little bathroom is very close to "finished". Here we stand: More, perhaps, another time!

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Small bathroom progress
It's been a while since I posted about this, and there has been a lot of progress.

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EXPOSICIÓ ESMALTS ANDREU VILASÍS. Invitació ENAMEL EXHIBITION ANDREU VILASÍS
Benvolguts /des, Tinc el goig d’informar-vos de la propera  exposició d’ESMALTS AL FOC  d' Andreu VILASÍS   a les sales d’exposicions temporals del Museu del Càntir d’ARGENTONA. Us convidem a la  inauguració que tindrà lloc el divendres dia 13 de gener de 2...

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EXPOSICIÓ ESMALTS ANDREU VILASÍS. Invitació ENAMEL EXHIBITION ANDREU VILASÍS
Benvolguts /des, Tinc el goig d’informar-vos de la propera  exposició d’ESMALTS AL FOC  d' Andreu VILASÍS   a les sales d’exposicions temporals del Museu del Càntir d’ARGENTONA. Us convidem a la  inauguració que tindrà lloc el divendres dia 13 de gener de 2...

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Taps
The taps have arrived one month before we expected them to! They look fantastic. Here's a taste, some handles in the three different finishes we chose: Brushed nickel, Tuscan brass and opaque black We've chosen brushed nickel for the kitchen and the laundry...

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Small bathroom tile I
We picked up the tiles for the small bathroom, which I call aseo . Both the bathroom and the tiles are small ;) They come attached to mesh backing, all tiles on a mesh the same colour, or course. So in order to have checkerboard and stripes, we either have ...

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Plans for the back building
We've been mostly planning the next renovation phase: the "powder room"*, laundry room, kitchen and dining room. *What a stupidly euphemistic name. In Spanish we call this "aseo":  a small room with a WC and a washbasin, literally a place where you tidy up ...

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Insulation II
I realise I never posted about the "finished" result of the insulation of the back building. I say "finished", because we consider it finished for the time being. The insulation is on, the bricks are on, all gaps are closed, the gutters are on, and this is ...

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Insulation
Next in house project is to insulate the back building on the outside. The width of the court allows us to do this, instead of losing space on the inside (which we've done on the rest of the house), the back building is only 3 metres wide. It also allows us...

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Finishing the terrace
Wow, it's been a while! We did finish the terrace this summer. The most involved thing was to build the brick wall (it was Pim's first) and apply the grout (a laborious three man job: Pim, his dad and me). We chose a sand toned grout. Putting on the floor w...
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