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Washing line

John joined me today, with his hammer drill, to help put up our washing line in its new place.  Before our renovation and extension, it was over against our north western fence, behind the shed before it was knocked down. In that spot it was out of sight of the house, and received a breeze, but it was shaded in the hottest part of the day by the fence it was against.

When preparing for the shed to be knocked down, we had slabs poured for two garden sheds and an extra slab poured for the washing line.  We put it against our western boundary in a place that received the northern and western sun.  The neighbours living room wall is on the boundary, which gives us a handy spot to mount the line and should reflect some heat that will help dry our washing.

In its new spot, it is between the vegetable patch and chicken run.  Minor changes may be required to those places now so that the washing does not get dirty or caught on chicken wire.

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