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by Slaphead
Sat Jan 07, 2012 7:49 pm
Forum: Village Life - including Gardening, Agriculture, Flora and Fauna Advice
Topic: I HATE the wood burning stove. Any alternatives please.
Replies: 269
Views: 68422

[quote="karenm"][quote="Slaphead"][quote="karenm"] I have the 34kw boiler (wood burner) but sometimes this is too much when days are mild, and I find myself having to burn wood for the sake of it just to keep the fire going[/quote] Why do you need to keep the fire going...
by Slaphead
Sat Jan 07, 2012 7:19 pm
Forum: Village Life - including Gardening, Agriculture, Flora and Fauna Advice
Topic: I HATE the wood burning stove. Any alternatives please.
Replies: 269
Views: 68422

[quote="karenm"] I have the 34kw boiler (wood burner) but sometimes this is too much when days are mild, and I find myself having to burn wood for the sake of it just to keep the fire going[/quote] Why do you need to keep the fire going on mild days? We also have a 34kW wood burner, poweri...
by Slaphead
Fri Jan 06, 2012 8:21 am
Forum: Village Life - including Gardening, Agriculture, Flora and Fauna Advice
Topic: I HATE the wood burning stove. Any alternatives please.
Replies: 269
Views: 68422

According to these knowledgeable guys, solid walls can be internally or externally insulated:

http://www.energysavingtrust.org.uk/In- ... insulation

Damn, there goes another myth!
by Slaphead
Thu Jan 05, 2012 8:27 pm
Forum: Village Life - including Gardening, Agriculture, Flora and Fauna Advice
Topic: I HATE the wood burning stove. Any alternatives please.
Replies: 269
Views: 68422

Where are you going to find a 'Maister' (of which there are loads) in BG who has even heard of these alternative heating systems? Plus, as I recal from a recent watchdog type programme, it's next to impossible to recoup the cost of installation, of these 'air' systems in their projected life. A frie...
by Slaphead
Sat Dec 31, 2011 4:39 pm
Forum: Computers/Internet Access/Mobiles/TV/Video
Topic: Downloading Amazon Kindle books in BG
Replies: 92
Views: 42985

Go here for explicit instructions on how to do it via your usb cable from your pc.

http://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/ ... =200375630

Slaps.
by Slaphead
Thu Dec 29, 2011 8:56 pm
Forum: Computers/Internet Access/Mobiles/TV/Video
Topic: Downloading Amazon Kindle books in BG
Replies: 92
Views: 42985

[quote="Sapper"]Sorry Oldtimer just seen your post. yes it does have a cable with it but when I tried it in the computer it didn't do anything, I think it said "your device is fully charged" or something like that, so I assumed it was just another way of charging up the battery. I will giv...
by Slaphead
Fri Dec 23, 2011 5:07 pm
Forum: Media Coverage
Topic: BG worst place to buy property?
Replies: 45
Views: 22056

Hmmmm.
BG is and was a cheap place to buy despite the market conditions.
If you can't get it right here I'd suggest your pension plan was/is somewhat suspect.
by Slaphead
Tue Dec 13, 2011 7:00 pm
Forum: Media Coverage
Topic: British egg snatcher caught.
Replies: 23
Views: 19368

[quote="gushter"][quote="Moscow_Wolf"]However serious one determines HIS crime, it is NO WORSE in my opinion than the so called Bulgarian Hunters that shoot at anything that moves. I am sorry too say, that I have witnessed this and picked up the feathers from beautiful birds of p...
by Slaphead
Fri Dec 09, 2011 5:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I've been burgled - help needed nr Provadia
Replies: 12
Views: 6705

[quote="trout"]thanks, yes same here , if anyone needed help, i'd go over. there is someone local i think, maybe he'll help
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deb[/quote]

That's ok Trout. We don't often expect a response to a pm regarding offered help.
by Slaphead
Fri Dec 09, 2011 5:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I've been burgled - help needed nr Provadia
Replies: 12
Views: 6705

Re: I've been burgled

[quote="trout"]apparently my neighbour has just told me i've been burgled. trouble is i'm in UK and can't get over there at the moment. i was wondering if anyone lives near me maybe they could go over to check it out or is that not sensible? i need to trust someone! the house is near Prova...

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