Following on from this http://singletrackworld.com/forum/topic/buying-a-house-in-need-of-modernisation-but-with-issues-would-you we ignored all the advice and went ahead anyway. (The price made it worth it)
So now we have to do all the work. We have done it once before so we have some experience but it's always to get another opinion so...
What are your "things to know" when kicking off a modernisation project?
What do you wish someone had told you before you started your project?
Don't forget to do x before y?
What did you learn the hard way? etc. etc.
Thanks in advance for the