Tag Archives: chimney

Hole in the Wall

Over the years we have been lucky in finding a succession of folk to do the maintenance we cannot do- which is most of it. Currently our friend Chuck and his helpers John and Alan do the building and decorating … Continue reading

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The Case of the Puzzling Panels 3

In the two earlier posts I looked at some puzzling features of a particular chimney piece in our home. In this one we step back a bit from that to see the problem in the wider context of the rebuilding … Continue reading

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The Case of the Puzzling Panels 2

To get behind the surface appearances here we need to, well, get behind the surface. This is the fireplace from the previous post, viewed from inside. ThisĀ  shot (sorry about the quality) looks directly up towards the chimney pot three … Continue reading

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