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Forum: Spain
Sep 13th 2012, 6:02 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,127
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: looking for transit van rhd to go back to u.k.

Ok here is the contact info I have just copied off the page, it seems they are a tyre fitting and Exhaust company , ( the Van was advertised on Facebook today with about 5 photos, it is a Transit...
Forum: Spain
Sep 13th 2012, 4:46 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,127
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: looking for transit van rhd to go back to u.k.

I Just saw this one today on Facebook they might do a swop /P/Ex

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/set=a.119169948230656.24318.100004129535432&type=1


Mike
Forum: Spain
Mar 12th 2011, 10:25 am
Replies: 49
Views: 6,030
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: Want to move to Spain from NZ too many earthquakes....

I would do some research here first,

we have had quite a few shakes in Murcia over last three years, and a 4.5 only last year at Pena,,,...
Forum: Spain
Mar 5th 2011, 5:27 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 9,319
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: Where is the best place to buy a holiday/retirement home in Spain ?

El Campello , is a fantastic hidden gem,,, and there is a nice urbanisatin ( but it is one of those with all individual houses, a lot of them detached) at Cala D'Or ( It also has another name that...
Forum: Spain
Mar 5th 2011, 5:21 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 2,122
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: blown walls

I had this problem in my house, ( about 300 years old, walls of stone and mud, with no chance of damp course, all plastered during the reform, and then after about two years walls started blowing up...
Forum: Spain
Mar 5th 2011, 5:08 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 1,790
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: Alicante to Benidorm

Pre Book an MPV Taxi from Alicante to Benidorm to pick you up,

here for example

http://www.alicanteprivatetransfers.com/reserve.php?gclid=CM_cnuz0t6cCFRQv3wodvVDHAA
Forum: Spain
Feb 18th 2011, 10:50 am
Replies: 34
Views: 6,024
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: Sold car, not transferred, now buggered.

I have bought and sold a couple of cars, with no problems, I use this form and send a copy to the Local office when the yearly tax bill comes through so far no problems,
Forum: Spain
Jan 26th 2011, 10:28 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,087
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: LPG domestic heater

Providing you are getting a ton for that money and it is of reasonable burniung quality, that is a good price, in my experience wood is probably about the least cost form of heating in Spain, and...
Forum: Spain
Jan 25th 2011, 10:04 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 1,087
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: LPG domestic heater

I dont think it will be cheaper than wood,

but ensure you know the price of LPG, for example the 13kg bottles are subsidised , vs the 26KG or Bulk tanks, I think the amount is very large > 50% so...
Forum: Spain
Jan 10th 2011, 7:40 am
Replies: 26
Views: 2,154
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: Heating

We called it central heating then as the fire was in the middle of the room!!
Forum: Spain
Jan 9th 2011, 8:35 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 2,154
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: Heating

I'm With u Bill, all u have to do is look at your windows, after a couple of hours they will have loads of moisture showing,,, but in my experience, most spanish houses have great ventilation )( or...
Forum: Spain
Jan 8th 2011, 6:30 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 2,154
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: Heating

I would agree as you say you only want to heat a room, the aircon has to be the most practical, convenient and efficient for cost and heat production,
NB Gas heaters (portable) can produce a lot of...
Forum: Spain
Oct 13th 2010, 6:08 am
Replies: 30
Views: 4,478
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: Wood burning stoves. Upgrading?

Get one with a clip in boiler option, then you can convert later at your leisure.
Villager do a good range, and for cheap and cheerful there is the Lilyking imports (no info on quality of these...
Forum: Spain
Oct 9th 2010, 2:24 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 4,645
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: Dongle query

Yes Agreed, I keep generally keep within the 1GB,
If I wanted more I would probably opt for a monthly contract , but I like the no contract commitment deal,,,
Forum: Spain
Oct 9th 2010, 10:06 am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,775
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: renting in canary island

Ive PM'ed my account details, please forward funds immediately for onward transfer to my Nigerian auntie,
muchlly appreciated
Forum: Spain
Oct 8th 2010, 10:21 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 4,645
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: Dongle query

I wouldnt recommend using either Vodafone, or Movistar, or Orange, there are much better deals to be found from the Minor players who buy bulk time on the" Big Boys network"

For Example MASMOVILE,...
Forum: Spain
Oct 8th 2010, 10:08 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 1,955
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: ANOTHER Phone/Satellite Question....

There are few companies that do satellite internet, usually from a seperately installed dish, as a seperate transmitter will be required.

The quality is usually exceptionally good and replicates...
Forum: Spain
Jul 18th 2010, 9:42 am
Replies: 20
Views: 4,474
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: Padron - new rules?

S**t Fred, I forgot about the Ley10000001.234.567..:D
Forum: Spain
Jul 18th 2010, 8:48 am
Replies: 20
Views: 4,474
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: Padron - new rules?

So, you have a holiday home in Spain, no requirement to go on Padron, and really if you must be resident in Spain, you cant register on it,

SO how do you buy a new car, or even pay the annual tax...
Forum: Spain
Jun 24th 2010, 2:14 pm
Replies: 58
Views: 4,992
Posted By Solarwhizz

Forum: Spain
Jun 23rd 2010, 6:55 am
Replies: 29
Views: 7,460
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: Installation of ICP ?

All Mains supply cabling will (SHould) be protected independently, by trips or fuse to the correct value to protect the cables, ditto the supply to your house also should be, then your house input...
Forum: Spain
Jun 18th 2010, 11:55 am
Replies: 58
Views: 4,992
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: 1st Occupation Licence - resale property

I used to go for a drink with the old boy who lived there as a child, and at one point is was the visiting vet's surgery, But as I said, the ayuntamiento was not concerned either way,,the issue was...
Forum: Spain
Jun 17th 2010, 7:10 am
Replies: 58
Views: 4,992
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: 1st Occupation Licence - resale property

Yes absolutey,,, very much,,, I had bought a property in 2002, old farmhouse and done a complete reformation on it, lived in it, with water elect, etc etc, all connected and done as I went through...
Forum: Spain
May 18th 2010, 9:49 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 11,118
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: Health card S1 or E106. Help please.

AH Good question, and very relevant I keep the house in the UK and rent it out!!! All correspondence I still get albeit a little late
Forum: Spain
May 18th 2010, 8:05 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 11,118
Posted By Solarwhizz

Re: Health card S1 or E106. Help please.

Methinks this is a lottery,of the paper jungle, I applied for the E106 just before I left, no problems, bought it to Spain, registered at the local centro de salud, no problems even scored an english...
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