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Re: Downstairs toilets vs bigger kitchen

Agree with earlier reply. I wouldn’t delete a downstairs toilet. A toilet and basin can be quite space efficient if designed well. I think you might notice loss of downstairs loo more than you’d gain in kitchen space.
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Sat Nov 10, 2018 2:06 pm

Re: Builders wanted for our Garden - very soon!

We were really impressed with who transformed our small front and back garden recently. Hardworking, punctual, friendly, great attention to detail, worked with our limited budget, nothing was too much trouble. They have a couple of team leaders, we dealt with Chip.
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Tue Jul 03, 2018 7:52 am

Please remember to lock your cars

We came home after a long bank holiday away and found our car glovebox etc had been searched by thieves. We don't keep anything in the car so they only left with a phone charger. No damage thankfully. We'll be double checking the car is locked from now on, others may wish to do same.
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Tue May 29, 2018 2:00 pm

Re: Engineered wood flooring

We used Very pleased with results and competitively priced.
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Tue May 29, 2018 1:56 pm

Seeking recommendations for temporary cleaner

Hi all,
We are looking for a temporary cleaner for a few weeks in May for standard cleaning in our home- near chestnut grove school, balham.
A couple of hours every Tuesday in May would be ideal.
Perhaps there you have a reliable cleaner who is looking for some extra hours?
Replies: 1
Wed Apr 25, 2018 1:42 pm


If you haven’t already done do, try Freecycle. ... /posts/all
Boxes are often offered there, I got some myself. It’s also a very useful site if you need to declutter before your move.
Best of luck with the move.
Replies: 2
Mon Feb 26, 2018 7:38 pm

Re: Changing internal layout on 1st floor of a victorian terraced house - possible?

Hi, When it comes to building work, much is possible, it all depends on time and money I suppose. I’m a trained architect, but not currently practicing. Key issues you want to consider are existing loadbearing walls and services locations (gas Boiler, soil pipes, kitchen drainage etc). Changing thes...
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Fri Jan 05, 2018 5:29 pm

Looking for Christening Party Venue Ideas

Hi all, I’m looking for a suitable venue for our sons after christening party- on a Saturday in March, suggestions welcome please. Important criteria: - Balham or nearby area - 20-25 adults, 10 children (most aged 3-8) - sit down meal or buffet - An outside area for boisterous kids to run around, ne...
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Wed Nov 29, 2017 9:48 am

Re: New shop Balham...

The Co-op, according to application on Wandsworth council's planning website.
Replies: 1
Sun Oct 15, 2017 6:19 pm

Re: Which shutter company to choose?!

Hi, I haven't used the companies you mention, sorry. But I have used Affordable Shutters on 2 occasions. I highly recommend them. They had the best price out of a few different companies, and I was very pleased with their standard of work. Family company, staff at my...
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Sat Jul 22, 2017 2:11 pm