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Toasty

When I built the workshop at the bottom of the garden (OK, it’s a shed), I’m glad to say I went a bit over-the-top insulating it. I was going to line the walls with pegboard so I put polystyrene foam

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Your Snib And The Dog

“Snib” is a more correct term for what is often known as the latch button on a latch lock. A latch lock is the kind that can slam shut behind you, locking you out. Usually when you’ve decided to nip

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Kitten Rescue

Normally I rescue people stuck outside and occasionally people stuck inside; and normally it’s the fire brigade who rescue cats — from trees, drains, etc. Here, however, a living room door latch bolt had parted company with the tubular latch

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