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House painters in general can't do carpentry. I had to learn painting, carpentry and plumbing on the go. Luckily I am very comfortable with the electric and I will be rewiring the whole house to my specs including data com, video and audio throughout. All technology will be hidden so the house will look exactly the way it was in 1910. Speakers will be embedded and even the TV's will pop from hidden enclosures. That's going to be the icing once I finish the hard core work ahead of me
That's because house painters paint houses, and carpenters.....carpent, professors talk a lot, and mechanics.. charge for tyre pressure checks.
In their SPARE time some (professors) get their hands dirty, house painters enjoy actual arse sitting, carpenters love Monopoly, and mechanics just have to take apart the carby on the lawnmower and lament the solid rubber wheels.


Bloody good job drewprof! - that's a really nice home you are making for all your lovely family!.
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