Monthly Archives: November 2012

Violating mobile device patents

Here’s something that looks like the back of an Android phone. It’s just a shade bigger than my Galaxy Nexus, and though it lacks a camera lens, it’s an obvious ripoff. Except that it is a plastic case containing a … Continue reading

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Being inspected

We had an important building inspection today, by Adrian from the South Wairarapa District Council. Any problems and we probably wouldn’t be in before Xmas. Fortunately everything passed except for non-installation of some roof flashings Bruce is waiting to get … Continue reading

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Almost finished view of east verandah

Now we have two new windows installed on the east veranda, I couldn’t resist jumping the gun a little and painting most of the area to see how it will look from the street. It follows the colour scheme of … Continue reading

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Bruce installed insulation in the walls and ceiling this week. The building inspector is coming around on Monday to check it all before the gib board is installed. Below: looking north-west. The deck beyond the French doors is already a … Continue reading

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