Monthly Archive: November 2013

Is that a spanner in your pocket or are you just pleased to see me?

Posted on November 16, 2013

The dark patch on the ceiling spread fast. Suddenly a downlighter popped out of its mounting, forced loose by the deluge of water that landed on my head. What had started off as a minor leak in the bathroom directly above the kitchen had now.. >>> more

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