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by Jeffstclair
Thu Dec 07, 2017 12:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: selection packs
Replies: 18
Views: 1547

Re: selection packs

A selection pack of what ?...am I missing something ....jeff
by Jeffstclair
Sat Nov 25, 2017 4:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Importing vintage vehicles
Replies: 2
Views: 460

Re: Importing vintage vehicles

What a great idea ..I have a hankering for a BSA c15 like I had when I was a teenager ...I don't know anything about importing Bikes but if it is like a car ...the rule is get all the paper work done and dusted before you bring the bikes over ...and declare them when you arrive. Don't wait the 6 mon...
by Jeffstclair
Fri Nov 24, 2017 9:27 pm
Forum: Shops, Doctors, Professionals, Suppliers & Services
Topic: Best places to source DIY products?
Replies: 15
Views: 1382

Re: Best places to source DIY products?

One of the thing I really love about Crete , is the lack of shops like B&Q ... instead there are loads of proper family run , hardware , toolshops, builders merchants, steel stockholders , paintshops , and timber merchants ... staffed by folk who know what it is they are selling ...and really ne...
by Jeffstclair
Tue Nov 21, 2017 9:42 am
Forum: Chatter
Topic: Costings
Replies: 10
Views: 1228

Re: Costings

Yeah , Gas heaters are useful for a bit of quick heat ...but dreadful for dampness. I had one here before I lived here full time , when I was working on the house in the winter time ... Now we only use wood stoves and an oil filled radiator with a thermostat in the bathroom.. For fast heat the wood ...
by Jeffstclair
Mon Nov 20, 2017 5:38 pm
Forum: Shops, Doctors, Professionals, Suppliers & Services
Topic: Flamethrower
Replies: 20
Views: 2245

Re: Flamethrower

A flamethrower might be a bit over kill, unless your weeds are trifids ... try a weed burner. ....https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flamethrower...
by Jeffstclair
Sun Nov 19, 2017 8:32 pm
Forum: Shops, Doctors, Professionals, Suppliers & Services
Topic: Flamethrower
Replies: 20
Views: 2245

Re: Flamethrower

Wood sorell or Oxalis is good food for the hens , and a very good green manure.I just leave it to die and rot down . or just rotivate it in to the soil ,it helps with the moisture retention ..I don't like using roundup near anything I'm gonna eat , or my hens are gonna eat ...so that means I never u...
by Jeffstclair
Thu Nov 16, 2017 9:13 am
Forum: Shops, Doctors, Professionals, Suppliers & Services
Topic: Flamethrower
Replies: 20
Views: 2245

Re: Flamethrower

Salt water in a watering can , works well on weeds on gravel .....
by Jeffstclair
Sat Nov 11, 2017 12:04 pm
Forum: Chatter
Topic: Earth Tremor
Replies: 7
Views: 931

Re: Earth Tremor

Brilliant ,Warwick ...did you feel it down your end of Crete?
by Jeffstclair
Sat Nov 11, 2017 10:37 am
Forum: Chatter
Topic: Earth Tremor
Replies: 7
Views: 931

Re: Earth Tremor

Yeah I'm about 20 mins from Μακρύ Γιαλός so must be near you ...it wasn't so much a second tremor but one event with a ripple if that makes sense .. I felt it come and go ...
by Jeffstclair
Sat Nov 11, 2017 10:00 am
Forum: Chatter
Topic: Earth Tremor
Replies: 7
Views: 931

Earth Tremor

Anyone else feel it ...last evening it came from the south ,I felt two waves the second a little bit stronger .The epicentre was less than 30 km south of Μακρύ Γιαλός....
by Jeffstclair
Fri Nov 10, 2017 4:45 pm
Forum: For Sale and Wanted in Crete
Topic: Gas fire and woodburner
Replies: 2
Views: 575

Re: Gas fire and woodburner

Have you got a photo of the wood stove ?
by Jeffstclair
Thu Nov 09, 2017 1:36 pm
Forum: Chatter
Topic: Wasps still around
Replies: 12
Views: 1571

Re: Wasps still around

I'll send you some of ours if you like ......
by Jeffstclair
Wed Nov 08, 2017 6:12 pm
Forum: Chatter
Topic: Wasps still around
Replies: 12
Views: 1571

Re: Wasps still around

Yeah I have noticed this as well , Put it down to the fact that I still had dried and fermenting grapes on the Kravati out side the house, so last week end I stripped al the old fruit off, but still a few wasps about, The weather is still warm, but from mid November onwards we get a bit of snow up h...
by Jeffstclair
Wed Nov 08, 2017 8:08 am
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Cost of Living
Replies: 18
Views: 2304

Re: Cost of Living

Yes I agree with the last two posts.....
by Jeffstclair
Tue Oct 31, 2017 2:51 pm
Forum: Computers, TV, Telephone and Internet
Topic: Lightning damage
Replies: 10
Views: 1341

Re: Lightning damage

It's still available on a special order from Lucas ....

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