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Yes - it's in the grand plan. Hence the very temporary power supply to it at the moment.

There's space out the back so I'll be able to get a little shed there to house the compressor. I'm hoping that there might be enough room for something big enough to walk into - small B&Q 6' x 4' garden shed sort of size, though built to a better specification.

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You can get door stays that go to 135 degrees  (or thereabouts) off ebay for little money. They make the doorway much more usable. (if that makes sense!)

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Sadly not no, life and work getting in the way recently. With a bit of luck I’ll get some more of the roof insulation finished off next weekend, and then I can do another treasure collection run the weekend after.

There is still drainage and hard landscaping to complete outside, and I definitely need to get that done before the winter comes in. 

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More fiddling in the roof this morning. Collar ties fitted and bolted through the rafters. These will not only serve as something to mount my ‘ceiling’ on (and insulate between, preserving cross-flow ventilation of the roof) but they will also add a fair bit of strength to the structure as they effectively lock the rafters to the ridge beam.

 

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Yet more damn insulation and lining done this weekend. Thoroughly unpleasant job and takes forever, but I’m on the home straight now. Gables and sides done, just the ceiling to do now which will have to wait until next weekend as I’m out of screws.

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Okay I need to put handles on, and the centre trim on the outside. But otherwise done :D

It’s currently too full of mess to work in, got loads of spare insulation which I am going to relocate to the house loft for the time being. It will be handy when I come to build the compressor shed. That’ll free up the floor space again to get the 90 in and do a few jobs before the next trailer trip to pick up more bits.

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