if you’re leaving your French home unoccupied whilst you take a well-earned holiday, make sure you take adequate precautions to protect against burglary. Here are some pointers on protecting your property… incidentally sent to me by my French bank.
Nicola and her husband have purchased a small ruin, which has until now been attached to their house but fallen into ruin over the years because of the French inheritance laws.
Since moving to our home in Pouançay, Gérald and I had been wondering what to do with the space that had been semi created prior to our arrival. A lovely spot to the side of the house where one can enjoy the sun. We are very happy with the results…
Ikea opened a furniture store in Rennes a couple of years ago and Nicola has just bought a chest of drawers and has been challenged by her husband to build it – the prize being that Mark will tackle the weeks’ ironing if she is successful.