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    That was a rough day or two.

    Just finished running feeds from the Sky HD box to all the rooms (except the bathroom) in the house its taken two days!!! Walls chased cabels run re-plastered and boxs fitted. Just have to re-decorate and that starts next weekend. Anybody else done DIY this weekend?

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    sounds like helluva job !

    Anybody else done DIY this weekend?



    i thought about it !!! but i really have to get on & do some, my problem is starting , once i start thats it, full steam ahead, but ive got the hallway & stairway to wallpaper & the walls are long drops, laminate flooring in the hall as well.

    Fair play to you, dont forget you are doing mine next weekend.:whistling:

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    skusey;8040812

    Fair play to you, dont forget you are doing mine next weekend.:whistling:



    Am I:? ok what time do want me to start?:)

    I did it myself this morning

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    richp;8040802

    sounds like helluva job !i thought about it !!! but i really have to get … sounds like helluva job !i thought about it !!! but i really have to get on & do some, my problem is starting , once i start thats it, full steam ahead, but ive got the hallway & stairway to wallpaper & the walls are long drops, laminate flooring in the hall as well.



    It was a nightmare to be honest and the worst part was up in the loft feeding it through and asking my wife if I had enough cable and well that how arguments start I have been not been nice :oops: and I feel bad about it

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    michelleleemoo;8040844

    I did it myself this morning



    Well done mich how did you do it so quick:)

    mikebike;8040862

    Well done mich how did you do it so quick:)



    I think they may be on about doing the 5 knuckle shuffle?

    mikebike;8040853

    It was a nightmare to be honest and the worst part was up in the loft … It was a nightmare to be honest and the worst part was up in the loft feeding it through and asking my wife if I had enough cable and well that how arguments start I have been not been nice :oops: and I feel bad about it



    I know what you mean about the arguments, you ask what you think is something simple to do & all hell breaks out ! there should be a seperate section in the diy books on using the wife as a labourer.

    richp;8040886

    I know what you mean about the arguments, you ask what you think is … I know what you mean about the arguments, you ask what you think is something simple to do & all hell breaks out ! there should be a seperate section in the diy books on using the wife as a labourer.



    oh really........................:x

    We have been geting our hall papered and painted today but got someone in cause my husband is RUBBISH at diy:-D

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    skusey;8040881

    I think they may be on about doing the 5 knuckle shuffle?



    Yes I did get that just trying to be well clever but not:oops:

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    richp;8040886

    I know what you mean about the arguments, you ask what you think is … I know what you mean about the arguments, you ask what you think is something simple to do & all hell breaks out ! there should be a seperate section in the diy books on using the wife as a labourer.



    Yes spot on we have been together for so long you would think she would of learnt by now

    bossyboots;8040908

    oh really........................:x



    errr yeah Mike said :whistling:

    We have been geting our hall papered and painted today but got someone in … We have been geting our hall papered and painted today but got someone in cause my husband is RUBBISH at diy:-D



    :-D

    mikebike;8040937

    Yes spot on we have been together for so long you would think she would … Yes spot on we have been together for so long you would think she would of learnt by now



    loool you guys make me laugh !! Bet if either of ur wife's were looking over your shoulder when your typing these posts you would poo your pants:-D

    mikebike;8040862

    Well done mich how did you do it so quick:)



    I have a special attachment

    skusey;8040881

    I think they may be on about doing the 5 knuckle shuffle?



    no knuckles were grazed you will be pleased to know :-D

    mikebike;8040925

    Yes I did get that just trying to be well clever but not:oops:



    its not big and its not clever :-D

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    bossyboots;8040908

    oh really........................:xWe have been geting our hall papered … oh really........................:xWe have been geting our hall papered and painted today but got someone in cause my husband is RUBBISH at diy:-D



    That's the best thing to do if you can't do DIY Me i have been in the building trade for over 25 years so its easy

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    bossyboots;8040951

    loool you guys make me laugh !! Bet if either of ur wife's were looking … loool you guys make me laugh !! Bet if either of ur wife's were looking over your shoulder when your typing these posts you would poo your pants:-D



    Umm yes that's true:oops:

    mikebike;8040966

    That's the best thing to do if you can't do DIY Me i have been in the … That's the best thing to do if you can't do DIY Me i have been in the building trade for over 25 years so its easy



    you will have saved yourself an absolute fortune then over the years. We have a guy here today who has hung 5 rolls of paper and also put on new skirting for us - total cost for 6hours work £180 - but no fall outs!

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    bossyboots;8040978

    you will have saved yourself an absolute fortune then over the years. We … you will have saved yourself an absolute fortune then over the years. We have a guy who has hung 5 rolls of paper and also put on new skirting for us - total cost for 6hours work £180 - but no fall outs!



    Well yes I do remember we had a new kitchen installed as I did not have the time and everytime I came home at night I was putting things right that I was not happy with. It did not go down well with the company or my Wife:oops:

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    all this work so you can watch Sky telly on the toilet? is it worth it?

    bossyboots;8040951

    loool you guys make me laugh !! Bet if either of ur wife's were looking … loool you guys make me laugh !! Bet if either of ur wife's were looking over your shoulder when your typing these posts you would poo your pants:-D



    lol, my wife has no interest at all in computers its the kids that are more savvay then me,they must have my brains :-D

    mikebike;8040966

    That's the best thing to do if you can't do DIY Me i have been in the … That's the best thing to do if you can't do DIY Me i have been in the building trade for over 25 years so its easy



    ah busmans holiday then, I'm the same with our car, but when it comes to our own, I spend a whole day on it servicing it & anything else it needs & thats it for the year, i dont want to see it again ! unless my wife decides to pull a knob off something !!! :x

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    Of course, being a pro, you can always leave the job half done and come back 3 months later...

    should have wacked in some ethernet cable at the same time

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    jubbyme;8041050

    all this work so you can watch Sky telly on the toilet? is it worth it?



    Did not do the bathroom just the bedrooms dining room kitchen and office

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    tdogg;8041768

    should have wacked in some ethernet cable at the same time



    True damm it:x

    Banned

    Good work Mike x x
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