Aug 17, 2012

Renovating a “rustico” in Le Marche: works proceed despite the heat
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The motorways and the beaches are crowded. Every town, and then some, is having a Festa. Music can be heard in the hills ’til the early hours. It is hot.

Work on our main house has been suspended, though, to be fair, most of the building work has been completed and we await plumbers, electricians, bathroom and kitchen fitters and, one day, the decorators.

Earlier this month, Paolo and the crew turned their sights to the annexe building. It should not be such a demanding undertaking as the main house. The base has been laid with TWENTY EIGHT cubic metres of concrete. That’s a lot for a little building. The depth was specified by our “seismic” engineer and the exact amount of concrete needed calculated by Paolo. At the first sign of seismic activity the annexe is where you’ll find me!

For now, we are in the depth of holiday season. But, Ferragosto has come and gone. Soon it will be September. Life, as we have come to know it, will begin again…

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Mariano Pallottini

I am what I do: Curation, Social Media Marketing, Triathlon, Travelling, Real Estate.
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I am what I do: Curation, Social Media Marketing, Triathlon, Travelling, Real Estate. I am passionate about Le Marche Region in Italy, follow me to discover it.

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