With appologies to Flanders and Swan, and fingers crossed that the whole process doesn’t turn into a repeat of their classic. The papers have been signed, the quote accepted, we’ve been assured that a site inspection is not necessary and no further costs will be incurred. Sometime next week we get a real heater with a thermostat and a timer, so no more sitting around for an hour or so waiting for the wood fire to heat the room up.
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We have the power….・ 2 mins
The power finally came back almost twelve hours to the minute after yesterday’s outage. Four-fifteen a.m. and every clock started beeping and the radio started blaring, I think I’d only been asleep for a little over an hour in the 30 °C night. There was a diesel generator thumping away all night at the end of the street powering some important part of the railway at Oakleigh station. A couple of minutes after the power came on and we’d reset the alarm clock and tried to go back to sleep, the fire brigade all came charging down the street with lights ablaze and sirens on!.. [cont.]