Yeah, if you read the wikipedia, you’ll find out that “The Ipil tree’s timber is called merbau” and that it is a very durable termite resistant wood. Due to extensive logging of the tree, it is endangered in many places in Southeast Asia, and almost
One bath almost done, one to go – my god, it’s actually coming together! And finally, a lucky break – the stucco (takrosett) in the bedroom was too small for such a large room, and I have bought another one. When Miklas went to remove
My wallpaper. White with pencil-thin lines of gold raining down on it. A little luxury never hurt anyone.
Renovating anything takes… a year. I’ve learned his the hard way. The bathrooms were always my domain, and I thought that by getting some guys to fix it, it would be the least of our worries – but oy, was I ever wrong. Just the
On a rainy Saturday I came home with this and an alabalster lamp, and I only spent 300 SEK. The piano was 200 SEK.
At some point last week, I had enough of waiting around for houses and decided to check apartments in Malmö. I found one on Föreningsgatan 63 and saw it last Sunday. What a beaut! It had the high ceilings, the nice fishbone patterened wooden floors
Another house we almost got was this one, on Bagvej #6 – back road number six. The first time I was there, I wasn’t impressed. The house needs a lot of renovating and didn’t have some of the spacious details that the house I already
This past year, I’ve been house hunting. I had a tiny budget and huge dreams, so we drove south and scoured the countryside for gems. They are out there. After many duds, we found a house on Skovvej in Nørre Alslev to be a perfect
This house in Fredriksberg (Copenhagen, basically) is up for auction due to bankruptcy, lowest bid starts real low too. Either bid on the two bottom floors, or the three top ones. Me and the many other hopefuls seen in the shot went to check it
Is moving the images over here a better idea than having them in the ascii log? I think so, so I have now moved ’em all. So there! hehe. I can’t even stick to the strict concept of an ascii log. Had to stick pictures