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You’ve probably heard it from others, migrating from an ISP to another or new subscribers on a blank line tend to go horribly wrong. Missed deadlines, defective modems, weird connection issues, finger-pointing among the ISP and line-supplier, etc. The horror-stories are well-known and occur too often. Not for me though, I’ve had the most fluent installation possible. Scenario: new (blank)

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Bathroom: done! – update IV

After a quiet period, the unexpected has happened: our lavabo has been delivered to our supplier! TheY gave me a call a few minutes ago asking whether they could deliver it sometime this afternoon. Yeah right, ‘some time’. It should be between 16:30 and 16:45, or else would it not be delivered before Friday afternoon. Out goes all flexibility… I’ll

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Postponing DIY

After working frantically on the house to get it ‘livable’, we’ve decided to take it a little easier during weekdays. No more DIY’ing after work, just dedicated weekend-DIY. That’ll be good for our sleep at night, as we have more time on our hands to do other things, like watching television, cleaning up and looking after our bunnies & holiday

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Moving time!

Today, I filed my address change with my employer to notify them that I’ll be moving over the weekend! Next Monday the 14th, we will be living together in our house, and you’ll all be able to reach us on our new address (and phone number). Official notifications for a planned visit will follow sometime after this. Stay tuned! (Yes:

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A minor setback

Something had to go wrong after our streak of good luck over the past few weeks. All the colors worked out great, virtually no hidden faults, we didn’t break anything major in the house and there was no leaking going on even when the rain was pouring down. Yesterday, the first batch of furniture was due to be delivered, and

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Bathroom: done!

Yesterday, the workmen have finished the bathroom as far as they could. We’re really happy with the way the room has turned out even though it’s not finished yet! Due to the fact that some things have been ordered but could not be delivered in time, a few bits and pieces were not installed, and the workmen have to come

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