Stingy, English builders

We went looking at a few other homes here in Cambourne yesterday. It’s amazing what the English put up with when it comes to housing. There are so many things that you have to pay extra for that the “default” home is practically useless. I’ve already talked about useless bathrooms but now they’ve managed to …

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What’s wrong with the English when it comes to bathrooms?

Now, what’s wrong with the following: A hand-held shower in a bath tub. No shower curtain. Partial tiling around the bath tub, exposing dry wall at about 1 metres height. Thick, lush carpet on the floor. Everything is wrong! If you don’t see that every one of those things, taken in isolation, is wrong then …

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