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by interiors66
Fri 24 Mar 2017 13:01
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Velux Repairer
Replies: 8
Views: 3342

https://www.bing.com/entityexplore?q=Velux+R%c3%a9novation+du+Midi+(SARL)+Installateur+Conseil+Expert+Velux+Maureillas+Las+Illas+66&ypid=YN2000x10083836160480269273&cp=42.49475~2.798689&qpvt=midi+r%c3%a9novation+66&PC=APPL Try these , not that I can personally recommend but the are named velux insta...
by interiors66
Fri 10 Mar 2017 15:41
Forum: Language Matters
Topic: Bonbons
Replies: 8
Views: 7192

And one you don't hear to often these days

Bonne etyler - good duets😂😂🤣
by interiors66
Thu 19 Jan 2017 20:23
Forum: Anything about Anything
Topic: car sticker
Replies: 14
Views: 5252

Come on , let's be honest , if this was a scam by the OP how much business do you think he could hope to generate from this?
My guess is the only reason he posted on here is because it was written in English .
by interiors66
Wed 18 Jan 2017 07:34
Forum: Discussions
Topic: bad builder advice needed
Replies: 15
Views: 11257

Yes, let them take you to court - if they dare. Document everything now, before you forget. Photograph all the leaks and the poor workmanship with the camera's date display function switched on. Draw up a list of dates covering all the correspondence between you. Print out all the documentary evide...
by interiors66
Tue 06 Dec 2016 20:04
Forum: Anything about Anything
Topic: Polished cement/concrete
Replies: 7
Views: 3160

To achieve a polished concrete floor , you would need to start from scratch . You could possibly go over with a self levelling screed witch could be layed 6mm-15mm thick but this would have to be the type with fibres . But your Macon should know this ? To polish a floor as you have described you wou...
by interiors66
Fri 07 Oct 2016 09:46
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Firewood
Replies: 8
Views: 3967

My stove will take upto 30cm only,some suppliers just cut a 50cm in half and I usually end up with all the a rag ends. Abiven supplies the logs at 30 cm and as yet I've never had one that is too long
by interiors66
Sat 01 Oct 2016 08:26
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Firewood
Replies: 8
Views: 3967

We use abiven in maureillas , good service good logs , we have oak and beech delivered in 30 cm logs
by interiors66
Mon 12 Sep 2016 19:45
Forum: Travel
Topic: Perpignan and Carcassonne airports.
Replies: 246
Views: 130644

Also the fares are set by the government . On top of that if you deduct 50% in social charges, the cost of fuel insurance Licence wear and tear on the vehicle etc etc from the 25 euro trip he will be lucky to pocket 10 on a good day for what you describe as 10 min trip call it 20 min by the time he ...
by interiors66
Tue 06 Sep 2016 08:56
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Looking for Terracotta Floor Tiles
Replies: 2
Views: 5875

The brick factory at Saint Jean pla de corts, what he doesn't have ain't worth having!
by interiors66
Wed 10 Aug 2016 19:06
Forum: Shopping
Topic: foam
Replies: 5
Views: 6210

We needed some recently for some seating , bought a couple of second hand mattresses and cut it out from them .
by interiors66
Thu 04 Aug 2016 08:06
Forum: Pets
Topic: Staffies in France
Replies: 5
Views: 6500

Our first ,taz,came from the uk and had his paperwork in full and I remember when the gendarme insisted I attend their office and provide all the papers,he was also a big dog and we were always being asked if he was a pit. Daisy , our current staff came from the spa with just a passport and we have ...
by interiors66
Wed 03 Aug 2016 22:13
Forum: Pets
Topic: Staffies in France
Replies: 5
Views: 6500

We are now owners of our second staffy rescue dog here in France. It is true they were downgraded from the dangerous dog list in 2010. Before that our very soft staffy tax had to be muzzled and on a lead at all times along with 3 party insurance. If your dog has a passport them i would presume the b...
by interiors66
Mon 18 Jul 2016 21:14
Forum: Places to visit/Info about the area
Topic: Shore or Rock fishing near to BArcares or Collioure
Replies: 13
Views: 9467

Try off the harbour wall at port vendres , it's possible to get close in the car
If you have any luck let me know , all I've ever caught is the odd eel
by interiors66
Sat 16 Jul 2016 12:31
Forum: Places to visit/Info about the area
Topic: Andorra
Replies: 13
Views: 9138

This is worth a visit if you are near la Vella
http://tobotronc.andorramania.com/

Great fun and a beautiful area
by interiors66
Fri 15 Jul 2016 07:56
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Property question - advice needed please
Replies: 13
Views: 4813

A reply from the original poster. "It seems the blame can not be laid at the agents door as he does have a duty to report anything untoward he comes across to the buyer, however whether it is acceptable or ethical that an agent should enter a vendors property without permission to go look for probl...
by interiors66
Wed 06 Jul 2016 07:52
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Property question - advice needed please
Replies: 13
Views: 4813

Although it is the vendor who instructs the agent, in my experience I have always been asked how much I would want for the property and for example I would say 200k , the agent them puts his commission on top . Often I was asked if the fee was acceptable and I would say I don't care as long as I ge...
by interiors66
Tue 05 Jul 2016 19:56
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Property question - advice needed please
Replies: 13
Views: 4813

Although it is the vendor who instructs the agent, in my experience I have always been asked how much I would want for the property and for example I would say 200k , the agent them puts his commission on top . Often I was asked if the fee was acceptable and I would say I don't care as long as I get...
by interiors66
Mon 13 Jun 2016 19:34
Forum: P-O. Life Café
Topic: Brits in France
Replies: 2
Views: 1685

I moved to France and I'm doing my bit to keep the vignerons in business is that the same🍷🍷🍷😜
by interiors66
Thu 02 Jun 2016 19:45
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Locksmith
Replies: 9
Views: 3318

Re: Yes, I think you should do that from an experts

Xenophon Liap wrote:Well, I think it's better to make it from your local locksmith as in emergency time you can ask them for your help. About the new key, I think it's a good idea to get it from your locals. Like I do with the help of "las vegas NV locksmiths".
You took the words right out of my mouth!
by interiors66
Mon 25 Apr 2016 07:34
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Locksmith
Replies: 9
Views: 3318

Securicle in Argeles has done this for me , supplying good quality (abus ) high security cylinders .
by interiors66
Wed 03 Feb 2016 19:08
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Replacing glass in double glazed porte-fenêtre?
Replies: 3
Views: 1841

Hi
I'll call in tomorrow , I can order dg units direct .
by interiors66
Tue 08 Dec 2015 18:11
Forum: Hi Tech/Geek
Topic: Pc help
Replies: 6
Views: 2390

Re: Pc help

I have a bug on my PC which is making it impossible to access certain files, Can any one recommend someone to help? I've run an anti virus but it hasn't worked . I also know I'm about due for a new one but I need to transfer the files over. How does this 'bug' manifest itself?, do you get an error ...
by interiors66
Tue 08 Dec 2015 13:31
Forum: Hi Tech/Geek
Topic: Pc help
Replies: 6
Views: 2390

Thanks Kate ,I emailed Patrick but I've had no answer and his web site seems to have disappeared,I'll try the second one
by interiors66
Tue 08 Dec 2015 13:05
Forum: Hi Tech/Geek
Topic: Pc help
Replies: 6
Views: 2390

Pc help

I have a bug on my PC which is making it impossible to access certain files,
Can any one recommend someone to help?
I've run an anti virus but it hasn't worked . I also know I'm about due for a new one but I need to transfer the files over.
by interiors66
Wed 02 Dec 2015 18:56
Forum: Hi Tech/Geek
Topic: BBC iplayer
Replies: 28
Views: 7798

Mine is working fine with overplay
by interiors66
Wed 02 Dec 2015 18:55
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Termites
Replies: 11
Views: 4003

It sounds more to me that the expert is just covering his arse as they could never be able to inspect every joist or beam inside so reporting this covers him for any future infestation,however can you not just remove the infected timber or abris
by interiors66
Wed 25 Nov 2015 15:22
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Wooden lipping
Replies: 15
Views: 5857

I can't recommend anyone personally for something so little but there is a place on saint Andre high street next to the post office that looks small enough . Otherwise there is a place in canohes behind the intermarche , can't remember his name but he was not over enthusiastic when I asked for a sma...
by interiors66
Sun 22 Nov 2015 15:37
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Wooden lipping
Replies: 15
Views: 5857

You will struggle to find what you are looking for in that sort of length , either put up with a joint and buy something off the shelf or have something machined from scratch . Exactly. Machined from scratch is exactly what I want. But machined by who? Any menuserie who works with wood. Only it's s...
by interiors66
Sun 22 Nov 2015 11:15
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Wooden lipping
Replies: 15
Views: 5857

You will struggle to find what you are looking for in that sort of length , either put up with a joint and buy something off the shelf or have something machined from scratch .
by interiors66
Thu 29 Oct 2015 07:39
Forum: Entertainment & Events
Topic: Halloween
Replies: 7
Views: 2964

Hi malc
I'm pretty sure it said theza, which is the one you see from the main road with the helicopter outside ( and gypsies!)
I don't know about times etc , not my thing!