Category Archives: DIY
New Desk Corner Second coat of varnish Still not quite the right colour. I shall look for “darkening” wax in the coming days. That does not stop me putting things back together. I have also ordered a poster which will … Continue reading
New Desk First coat of varnish Not too easy to match the color. I think we shall have to go for Golden Oak (Chêne Doré). We shall see after a second coat tomorrow morning.
New Desk The frame is now complete I need a couple more holes for cables and of course try to match the colour with the existing wood from the book shelves. That is for tomorrow. I was also wondering if … Continue reading
New Desk The basic frame is completed
Yesterday, as I was cleaning my office window (that does not happen too often), a sudden gust of wind swept in with such force that the office door slammed shut with a sound that made me think of a gunshot. … Continue reading