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Got a grandfather clock that is old and given up on timekeeping? Old Chairs, run by Nigel Barnes and Pepie ‘Sullivan, is based at Clooneenagh House, outside Creagh, about a 15-minute drive from Kilrush , and offers antique restoration classes, chair making sessions and clock repair workshops at their county property. Barnes, an engineer and horologist, who with Austin Jordan co-wrote the book, Maintaining Longcase Clocks: An Owner’s Guide to Maintenance, Restoration and Conservation, published in 2013. The next weekend clock course runs September 1st and 2nd, and costs €195 but you will also have to factor in overnight accommodation. ‘Sullivan also schools in traditional upholstery and the pair teach another class on how to make country style chairs. The next course for the latter runs on the weekend of September 8th and 9th and costs €195 per person.
Outside, they removed the asbestos siding and installed durable, no-paint fiber cement. They also used that moment to rewrap the house in rigid insulation, improving its overall energy efficiency Though the Harmeses saved big by doing most of the work themselves (he works in construction management, she oversaw design), the total investment was close to $65,000. They were even planning to build a separate mother-in-law apartment on the property to help lure family to Austin. But their folks didn’t want to relocate, so they made the tough decision to move back to Florida to be close to them. If we could have picked up that house and brought it with us, we would have,” Jennifer says.
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