I Found A Common Toad Hiding Behind My Shed

Common Toad

Introduction During the 39 years I’ve lived at this house I have seen several frogs and toads passing through the garden. I was never able to say any actually lived here. Well now (6th October 2017) I’ve found a Common Toad hiding behind my shed and living here. Note: This Common Toad1 is also known… Continue reading I Found A Common Toad Hiding Behind My Shed

Radio Controlled Wall Clock In My Shed

Radio Controlled Wall Clock On Shed Door

Introduction I have for some time wanted a reliable time piece outside my house. I don’t actually require an exact time outside anymore than I do elsewhere, but I do need to get the grass cut by teatime. So, I have acquired a Radio Controlled Wall Clock for my shed. I have had the difficulty of… Continue reading Radio Controlled Wall Clock In My Shed

Securing Shed Doors

Shed Door Closed

Introduction In 1997 both of my sheds were burgled. I thought I’d made them secure enough. I’d used hasps with the thickest staples I could find on the market (similar to these) and disc padlocks with hardened shackles. But the burglars cut through each staple in two places making a gap through which the padlock shackle… Continue reading Securing Shed Doors