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Edith Piaf's House on Sale for €8.5million

Edith Piaf's House on Sale for €8.5million

Les Parretts, once owned by legendary singer Edith Piaf Les Parretts, once own by the legendary singer, Edith Piaf, is on the market for £7.171 million, or when converted into ‘yo yos’ totals €8.5million.

Located in the hills behind Nice and Cannes the extensive grounds of the property have been renovated by its present owners and include a tennis court, swimming pool, summer kitchen, guest annexe and …

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Stripping away dodgy wallpaper

Stripping away dodgy wallpaper

Wallpaper Wallpaper comes in and out of vogue but it not to everyone’s taste. It can be a godsend for covering up bad plasterwork, but it can also be a nightmare to stripping away those hideous patterns. Here are some simple steps for getting rid of the dreaded flock.

Prepare the area. You don’t want to ruin your floors so cover them up. Start …

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Dancing on the ceiling: How to paint a ceiling

Dancing on the ceiling: How to paint a ceiling

How to paint a ceilingWhen starting a paint job, always begin with the ceiling before you get stuck into the walls or skirting boards. This avoids paint splashes on areas that you have already painted.

Preparation is key.

  • Cover all furniture and flooring.
  • Use a step ladder and a roller to get maximum paint coverage in the quickest time.
  • Using an extension handle on the …
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