To do

My running list of things to do – will no doubt get longer as well as shorter. I started off trying to make a list of things I need to do immediately but it ended up being an overall task list and none of the stuff that I need to do this week made it – typical!

Outside

  • Install outside light (front)
  • Install outside light (back)
  • Install outside socket (front)
  • Install outside socket (back)
  • Move outside tap
  • Paint house
  • Install chimney cowls
  • Do something about the cracked roof tiles
  • Clear gutters
  • Clear moss from top of porch overhang thing
  • Replace lead supply pipe

Garden

Hall

WC

  • Get building regs approval ✓
  • Create downstairs WC
  • Install toilet
  • Install sink
  • Install extractor fan
  • Flooring
  • Install towel rail
  • Install toilet roll holder
  • Paint walls
  • Paint ceiling
  • Paint woodwork
  • Tiling
  • Lighting
  • Install shaver point

Kitchen / Dining room

  • Remove wallpaper
  • ‘Make good’ walls
  • Remove boxing (75%)
  • Remove half wall
  • Strip woodwork
  • Paint walls
  • Paint ceiling
  • Paint woodwork
  • Remove extra pipes
  • Rip out kitchen cabinets ✓
  • Get range checked out / swept
  • Replace broken hearth tiles
  • Replace grate ✓
  • Strip mantelpiece ✓
  • Paint mantelpiece ✓
  • Strip range ✓
  • Blacken range ✓
  • Remove back boiler + block up hole
  • Pull up vinyl floor tiles✓
  • Fix broken floorboards
  • Do something with cement tiled floor
  • Do something with rest of flooring
  • Lighting
  • Curtains
  • Rewire
  • Replace radiator
  • Get building regs approval ✓
  • Move door into kitchen (lintel in load bearing wall) ✓

Extension

  • Get planning permission ✓
  • Get building regs approval ✓
  • RSJ
  • Build extension
  • Replace boiler
  • New kitchen
  • Paint walls, ceiling, woodwork
  • Flooring
  • Tiling
  • Electrics
  • Plumb washing machine, dishwasher, sink
  • Install tumbledryer
  • Curtains
  • Install radiator

Living room

  • Remove wallpaper ✓
  • ‘Make good’ walls
  • Strip woodwork
  • Paint walls
  • Paint ceiling
  • Paint woodwork
  • Flooring
  • Lighting
  • Curtains?
  • Rewire
  • Get chimney checked out / swept ✓
  • Add wood burning stove (half done) ✓
  • Change mantle piece
  • Fix seal in French doors / Replace French doors with window
  • Replace radiator with vertical one / Install new radiator under window
  • Replace door

Stairs

  • Remove wallpaper
  • ‘Make good’ walls
  • Strip woodwork
  • Paint walls
  • Paint ceiling
  • Paint woodwork
  • Reinstate dado rail (maybe)
  • Install new light
  • Flooring
  • Fix handrails

Bedroom One

  • Remove wallpaper
  • ‘Make good’ walls
  • Strip woodwork
  • Paint walls
  • Paint ceiling
  • Paint woodwork
  • Flooring
  • Lighting
  • Curtains
  • Rewire (first fix ✓)
  • Remove built in cupboard ✓
  • Install built in wardrobe
  • Replace radiator
  • Fix broken floorboards
  • Replace door

Bedroom Two

  • Remove wallpaper
  • ‘Make good’ walls
  • Strip woodwork
  • Paint walls
  • Paint ceiling
  • Paint woodwork
  • Flooring
  • Lighting
  • Curtains
  • Rewire (first fix ✓)
  • Replace radiator
  • Replace door

Bedroom Three

  • Remove wallpaper
  • ‘Make good’ walls
  • Strip woodwork
  • Paint walls
  • Paint ceiling
  • Paint woodwork
  • Flooring
  • Curtains
  • Rewire (first fix ✓)
  • Replace radiator
  • Add cupboard to alcove (maybe)
  • Fix broken floorboard
  • Replace door

Bathroom

  • Get building regs approval ✓
  • Remove wallpaper ✓
  • ‘Make good’ walls
  • Paint walls
  • Paint ceiling
  • Paint woodwork
  • Remove dividing wall between bathroom and toilet ✓
  • Replace bath (currently has cigarette burn)
  • Replace sink or hang it (pedestal is cracked)
  • Replace toilet
  • Remove electric over bath shower
  • Remove radiator
  • Block up toilet door
  • Replace door
  • Install separate shower (lintel in load bearing wall)
  • Tiling
  • Install towel rail
  • Replace toilet
  • Sort out missing floorboards / damp
  • Create some bathroom storage
  • Hang mirror
  • Hang toilet roll and hand towel holders
  • Lighting
  • Install shaver point
  • Install extractor fan / shower light

Upstairs Landing

  • Remove wallpaper
  • ‘Make good’ walls
  • Strip woodwork
  • Paint walls
  • Paint ceiling
  • Paint woodwork
  • Flooring
  • Rewire
  • Remove immersion heater ✓
  • Remove hot water cylinder and cupboard
  • Add smoke detector

Loft

People

  • Engage an architect / CAD technician ✓
  • Engage a stonemason ✓
  • Engage a landscaper ✓
  • Engage a builder ✓
  • Engage a plumber ✓
  • Engage an electrician ✓
  • Engage a plasterer ✓
  • Engage a joiner ✓
  • Engage a windows installer ✓
  • Engage a carpet / flooring installer ✓

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