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 Post subject: DIY is rubbish
PostPosted: Fri Mar 16, 2007 10:53 pm 
The Guv'nor
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Thanks for listening :evil:


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 16, 2007 10:56 pm 
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I agree. A necessary evil!
I just paint and put up shelves now. Employ folk to do the skilled stuff.


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 16, 2007 11:12 pm 
Gold Trader / PoTM Winner / RB Rider
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I disagree , I love to get the tools out .
I am s**t at it , but love it .


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 16, 2007 11:17 pm 
The Guv'nor
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Chris!!!

I'm actually fairly competent so try and do most stuff myself (apart from gas fitting for obvious reasons).

Just resent labouring indoors when I've a gargage full of bikes and the sun is shining :twisted:


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 16, 2007 11:22 pm 
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the sun is shining

Think yourself lucky - that only happens when i'm at work.
Come the evening/weekend the rain sets in...
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 16, 2007 11:24 pm 
Gold Trader / PoTM Winner / RB Rider
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obviously fixing bikes is more important than DIY but wife does not always agree :oops: ............................................................................


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Gold Trader / MacRetro rider
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work the extra pay a man


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 18, 2007 11:06 am 
Anglian Deputy AEC
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I drool whenever I look at a Screwfix Catalogue


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 18, 2007 2:05 pm 
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Don't tell me they put half-naked girls in there now as well...?

Best get meself down to B&Q...


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 18, 2007 4:23 pm 
Anglian Deputy AEC
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You can never have enough power tools


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