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Forum: Hungary
Sep 21st 2022, 2:24 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 347
Posted By duztee

Re: Cut Offs

My local OBI has a cutting service.
There are always large amount of off cuts marked for sale, usually shorter lengths of worktops etc.
OBI website will tell you which stores have a cutting...
Forum: Hungary
Sep 14th 2022, 3:52 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 342
Posted By duztee

Re: Visitors: Morning, Afternoon or Evening

The guy who does tiling for me is excellent, but when he says he will be coming Tuesday afternoon, he actually means probably sometime before Friday.
Forum: Hungary
Jul 25th 2022, 4:08 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 953
Posted By duztee

Re: Stable door

Only an aside.
If you have opposing windows doors open make sure you have some form of door stop fitted to all internal doors, because it don't half scare the bijibbers out of you when they slam...
Forum: Hungary
Jun 29th 2022, 12:11 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 1,680
Posted By duztee

Re: Register My UK Car In Hungary.

Another point to consider is purchasing fuel.
All my local garages now show 2 prices, one for Hungarian registered vehicles and a higher price for foreign vehicles.
Yesterdays prices were 497 and...
Forum: Hungary
Jun 24th 2022, 2:52 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 829
Posted By duztee

Re: Hungarian Property Price increases

Is there a flock of sheep hiding round the back to deal with all that grass!
Forum: Hungary
Jun 24th 2022, 2:50 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 829
Posted By duztee

Re: Hungarian Property Price increases

Being really really old I don't know what a m2 looks like!
But I know what 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms is like, yes it would be a lot to clean if I made it dirty, but being old, slow and male I don't...
Forum: Hungary
Jun 24th 2022, 10:50 am
Replies: 27
Views: 829
Posted By duztee

Re: Hungarian Property Price increases

My house insurance company have just sent me a notice that my policy is now 10 years old and should be updated.
The present policy is for the original purchase price of 26 million forints, they...
Forum: Hungary
Apr 13th 2022, 10:09 am
Replies: 2
Views: 373
Posted By duztee

Document extensions

I have just completed a Proof of Life certificate for the Pension people.
In the process I discovered my Driving Licence expired 3 months ago!
OK so this is entirely my faulty, but as is always the...
Forum: Hungary
Jan 13th 2022, 8:21 am
Replies: 34
Views: 2,184
Posted By duztee

Re: I really hate Hungarian dog owners

I told a friend that I was watching my cat dig a hole, poo in it, then fill it in.
He said that's normal, all cats do that.
I replied 'What with a shovel!'
Sorry couldn't resist.
Forum: Hungary
Jan 11th 2022, 12:14 pm
Replies: 34
Views: 2,184
Posted By duztee

Re: I really hate Hungarian dog owners

Well Fen you have hit another one!
We could start a regular 'I hate . . .' thread.
I don't know which is worse the dogs which are kept in the garden as intruder deterrents or the ones taken for...
Forum: Hungary
Jan 11th 2022, 11:51 am
Replies: 5
Views: 458
Posted By duztee

Re: Clearing driveway and footpath

Well at least there are some advantages to global warming!
My town is full of coconscious pavement cleaners, and my neighbour is the Gold Star Queen of them, or she used to be, old age and ill...
Forum: Hungary
Nov 24th 2021, 12:02 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 906
Posted By duztee

Re: Now could be a good time to exchange sterling !

If you have (UK) state pension paid directly to a Hungarian Bank you are 'gaining' almost 50,000 fts per month @ todays rate of 440 compared to last years rate of 350, But it's all relative.
Forum: Hungary
Nov 17th 2021, 7:24 am
Replies: 28
Views: 1,381
Posted By duztee

Re: I really hate Hungarian builders!

Excellent reply Peter.
Everything makes much more sense when viewed properly, Those of us who have not been here for so long tend to look through English eyes and forget Hungary was a far different...
Forum: Hungary
Nov 16th 2021, 5:07 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 1,381
Posted By duztee

I really hate Hungarian builders!

A few months ago there was a post regarding the standard of block work when constructed by Hungarians, a comment I completely understand since the same person must have built my house!
The bare...
Forum: Hungary
Nov 6th 2021, 10:47 am
Replies: 22
Views: 949
Posted By duztee

Re: Covid Booster.

My booster was six months after 2nd jab.
I don't go to the GP very often, the only other times I have been I have had a lengthy wait, so was surprised to arrive and find no one there, so straight...
Forum: Hungary
Nov 2nd 2021, 12:48 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 949
Posted By duztee

Re: Covid Booster.

Called the GP this morning, have an appointment for booster jab on Thursday, so remarkably quick and easy!
Forum: Hungary
Oct 18th 2021, 7:45 am
Replies: 20
Views: 522
Posted By duztee

Re: CH Boiler

I tend to agree in this instance.
I have an inter-connected gas and an electric system which will run the CH and hot water from either power source.
The electronic control pad that I don't...
Forum: Hungary
Oct 18th 2021, 7:10 am
Replies: 22
Views: 949
Posted By duztee

Re: Covid Booster.

Did you have to apply for booster or were you contacted automatically by the system?
Forum: Hungary
Oct 17th 2021, 7:05 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 1,736
Posted By duztee

Re: Buying & Exporting Hungarian Cars

I would add Netherlands and Belgium to the list.
I bought a Belgium Ford Transit from a Dutch dealer that included temporary registration and insurance in the export price.
Forum: Hungary
Oct 17th 2021, 10:24 am
Replies: 22
Views: 949
Posted By duztee

Covid Booster.

Anyone had, considering, know anything about follow up booster jabs?
Forum: Hungary
Oct 17th 2021, 9:21 am
Replies: 19
Views: 1,736
Posted By duztee

Re: Buying & Exporting Hungarian Cars

What have the poor Spanish populous done to you that you would inflict used Hungarian cars on them!
I have never exported a vehicle, but I do know the Hungarian love of bureaucracy and paperwork so...
Forum: Hungary
Oct 17th 2021, 7:02 am
Replies: 3
Views: 234
Posted By duztee

Re: Light absorbing and sun heat resistant glass

Hi Fen, might be a simpler solution:- (https://youtu.be/s5lguMfd7ug)
This gives you option of different densities, reflectivity or patterns. and available from Hungarian companies, this video is...
Forum: Hungary
Sep 23rd 2021, 12:37 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 382
Posted By duztee

Re: Back Garden Project Ideas Wanted

I have a circular Gazebo/Pergola seating area and the whole thing is covered in Honeysuckle.
Sitting in the morning with my cup of tea and listening to all the happy bees hard at work is very...
Forum: Hungary
Sep 19th 2021, 6:11 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 450
Posted By duztee

Re: Chimney (Again)

I thank you all for taking the time to respond to a subject which has been discussed a number of times before.
My only remaining worry now is that in 10 years I have never swept the chimney! unlike...
Forum: Hungary
Sep 18th 2021, 5:50 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 450
Posted By duztee

Re: Chimney (Again)

Paul you certainly have an efficient chap, I had to pay for each chimney inspected. they did check for CO leaks but for sure never ventured to check the attic trap doors, mine are concrete also as I...
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