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Friday 3 September 2004 9.47am
Anybody recommend somebody good for a bit of decorating?
Friday 3 September 2004 12.40pm
me! I've redecorated our entire one bedroom flat since moving in (19 months ago).
Do you like the stuff they do on Changing rooms?
Friday 3 September 2004 12.41pm
This is not an excuse for off-topic discussion of burger bars instead of kitchens...
Friday 3 September 2004 12.48pm
what kind of work did you have in mind?
I've never done wallpapering before (on my own), so that's out, and the last set of shelves I put up took three days instead of an hour, because I drilled through a ring main supplying the heater, and had to dig a six inch hole in the wall to insert some cable connectors.
..... but the bathroom looks good now it's finished - my tiling is excellent.
Friday 3 September 2004 1.49pm
Somebody to put up some wallpaper.
Friday 3 September 2004 1.56pm
I know you already spoke to Michael Rann in the context of something else - but that sounds like just his sort of job ?
Friday 3 September 2004 2.14pm
Why don't you do a Cliff Richard ("let's do the show right here, ourselves!") and throw a wallpapering party. You can get papered, we can come and help you, and get plastered.

["When father papered the parlour..." http://ingeb.org/songs/whenfath.html ]


...if you press it, they will come.




Edited 1 times. Last edit at 3 September 2004 2.16pm by Ivanhoe.
Friday 3 September 2004 2.19pm
>>*blonde on the inside*

Is that because you've been painted on the outside?

That might be a good idea, thanks. Not going to be for a few weeks yet...
Friday 3 September 2004 2.43pm
I was trying to avoid the confusion which accompanied *blonde on the inside and the outside* (unsuccessfully, I see)...
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