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by kexon
Sun Jun 04, 2006 3:41 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Eroski air con
Replies: 4
Views: 1918

Eroski air con

:roll: If anyone can help with this question, we would be grateful,I am in the process of installing an air con unit. Its an Ecron bought in Eroski. AirStatic Model 3200N1 When it comes to the wiring the instructions (in Spanish) translate to: Open the front panel Extract the cover of the wiring. Al...
by kexon
Mon May 29, 2006 2:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Caterpillars - danger!! How can that be?????
Replies: 26
Views: 11846

caterpillars

Believe you me these caterpillars are a menace, my cocker spaniel died after eating the bloody things. He didn't know any different, we didn't know he had eaten them. By the time we realized something was wrong and got him to the vet it was all to late. Apparently there is an injection for the pine ...
by kexon
Thu May 25, 2006 9:14 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Ducks & Geese
Replies: 4
Views: 1570

Ducks & Geese

Whilst I have seen duck in our local super market I have yet to come across Goose.
Are these birds very popular in Spain, does anyone know any good places to get them besides the super markets :?: . Dead or alive
by kexon
Tue May 16, 2006 12:31 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Furniture
Replies: 22
Views: 7879

furniture.removals

Hi, we used Britannia,in jan of this year,the quote was reasonable and they adjusted their price to fit in with other quotes,so you can haggle,they stored our goods for three months,free,with no probs,arrived the day they were supposed to also.Unfortunately the driver did decide to ignore my advice ...
by kexon
Wed May 10, 2006 3:24 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Obra kitchen units
Replies: 12
Views: 3120

Rasillones

What sizes do the Rasillones come in
by kexon
Wed May 10, 2006 12:30 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Very young kittens
Replies: 9
Views: 2625

kittens

:DI can definitely assist with this question,we acquired two cats with our new home,the female was pregnant ,gave birth and was run over by a car leaving kittens 4 to be precise of one week old,we sadly lost two,but successfully raised two healthy friendly kittens,following this method, go to the ve...
by kexon
Wed May 10, 2006 10:35 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Splitting land
Replies: 8
Views: 2947

Splitting land

Can anyone help, a friend of ours has more land than she can handle, and wants to split into parcels of 2,500x3, she wants to know a approx cost for the legal side and how and who to approach.
she lives in a community of 40 other houses on land. Any advice I can pass on.
by kexon
Wed Apr 19, 2006 8:30 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Polycell products
Replies: 2
Views: 1514

Polycell products

Does anyone know of any stores which stock Polycell products, we are particularly interested in the product that covers blemishes in walls.
We want to smooth our walls out a little. Any area between Sevilla and Malaga can be reached.
by kexon
Fri Apr 07, 2006 5:34 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Leroy Merlin
Replies: 1
Views: 869

Leroy Merlin

Can anyone give directions to the Leroy Merlin in Seville from the A92 Granada-Seville road. is saturday busy.
the same for Ikea would also help. Guess where I'm going this weekend

Thanks
by kexon
Fri Mar 10, 2006 7:13 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Double glazing
Replies: 7
Views: 3318

Double glazing

What are the best type of double glazed windows, aluminium or UPVC. :?:
by kexon
Sat Dec 03, 2005 5:30 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Short term let
Replies: 1
Views: 1247

Short term let

Can anyone help, we are currently purchasing a property in the Marchena area of Seville. The process is dragging along, but we would like to be in Spain before Christmas (radius 70km of Marchena). Can anyone help with suggestions of companies to contact or who personally know of a place to rent. We ...
by kexon
Fri Nov 11, 2005 3:55 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Spanish electrical system
Replies: 2
Views: 2034

Spanish electrical system

Does anyone have information on Spanish electrics.
I like to replace and add sockets and the usual diy electrics, but on opening a Spanish socket all the wire's look the same colour.
is there a book or site where you can get information.
by kexon
Sat Nov 05, 2005 6:34 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: car hire - malaga airport
Replies: 10
Views: 7674

We have always used helle hollis,at malaga airport,very swift and efficient service :D
by kexon
Sat Nov 05, 2005 6:29 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Cowboy removal companies
Replies: 6
Views: 2074

I believe we did mistakenly employ this company a few years ago and agree with your comments,they were terrible and we battled to receive our goods at all and they had no insurance,though they stated they had,they could not produce the paperwork to prove it.People should be forewarned to be extra ca...
by kexon
Sun Sep 25, 2005 9:35 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Bringing cats to Spain
Replies: 21
Views: 7086

bringing cats from uk to spain

There is a first class vet in competa,name of jens klausen,no longer have his full address,but ask around in the village where he has a second surgery,he is well known,and has over 30 years experience.Only thing to watch out for is the processionary caterpillars,they can be lethal,info available on ...
by kexon
Thu Sep 15, 2005 6:26 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Life in Andalucia
Replies: 28
Views: 12929

Living in Andalucia

I feel sorry for Steve & Yvonne. They posted a perfectly reasonable request for information, and what did they get. Once again the petty bickering's of people who it appears have very little in their life's except to hijack other peoples questions with their inane babble. Please try and keep to ...
by kexon
Wed Sep 14, 2005 7:51 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Life in Andalucia
Replies: 28
Views: 12929

Life in Andalucia

Hi there We lived in Competa for two years, so I can give you my impressions for what its worth. If you speak to some of the people who have lived there for 10 years + you will hear stories of how it used to be a traditional vllage with donkeys where the car park now stands. Since it has had a corr*...
by kexon
Wed Aug 31, 2005 1:42 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Unleaded petrol prices
Replies: 16
Views: 12718

Unleaded petrol prices

How have unleaded petrol prices been effected over the past two years.
Reason for asking we are returning to Spain after two years.
Thanks :roll:
by kexon
Mon Aug 29, 2005 1:13 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Yeso Usage
Replies: 25
Views: 20591

yesso/moron de la frontera/marchena

Thanks to those who totally ignored our query,obviously wether it is better to live on the coast or inland was far more important.:(
by kexon
Sat Aug 27, 2005 11:16 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Yeso Usage
Replies: 25
Views: 20591

Moron de la Frontera/Marchena/

As we seem to be discussing various areas, can anyone give me any information on this towns, as much detail as possible would be appreciated.

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