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Forum: Cars, cycling and transport 09-12-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 699
Posted By Buddyboy
I don't think there are different law...

I don't think there are different law requirements. The requirement is to display the correct plate for the correct driver. If you are displaying multiple plates then you are not adhering to the law...
Forum: Cars, cycling and transport 09-12-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 699
Posted By Buddyboy
Surely you display the plate relevent to the...

Surely you display the plate relevent to the driver.
If a qualified driver is driving - no plate diplayed
If a learner is driving - the L plate
If a recent full licence driver is driving - the N...
Forum: Overseas Travel,Holidays,Hotels & Airlines 02-12-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 574
Posted By Buddyboy
Looked at the Gold option, and it came out the...

Looked at the Gold option, and it came out the same as VHI multitrip (€65 for a couple). I've been with VHI multitrip cover for a few years and would recommend them. Had cause to claim a few times...
Forum: Home energy 25-11-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 445
Posted By Buddyboy
Out of curiosity, are there room thermostats on...

Out of curiosity, are there room thermostats on each seperate zone? And if so, are these programmable thermostats?
Forum: Home energy 24-11-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 561
Posted By Buddyboy
Sorry, I had only taken a cursory look at the...

Sorry,
I had only taken a cursory look at the document, and assumed it was programmable.

My mistake. Looking at it again, Shane is right, it's only a room thermostat and has to be used with a...
Forum: Home energy 21-11-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 561
Posted By Buddyboy
Also, if it was me (and there isn't more to the...

Also, if it was me (and there isn't more to the system that we are not aware of).

I'd turn the zone on the boiler (controlled by this programmable thermostat) to be on all the time, and use the...
Forum: Home energy 21-11-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 528
Posted By Buddyboy
That is a small living unit. Off the top of my...

That is a small living unit. Off the top of my head
Insulate - as you said. Then, as I once read, the only heat you have to put in is how much you lose.
So, ensure air tightness, and install...
Forum: Home energy 20-11-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 561
Posted By Buddyboy
No idea if one exists, but why not ask the...

No idea if one exists, but why not ask the questions here, someone might know the answers?

I had a look at the document, seems like a pretty standard programmable thermostat.
Forum: Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions 18-11-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,232
Posted By Buddyboy
I thought so too.... until I started measuring...

I thought so too.... until I started measuring the actual waist sizes (legs don't change as much).

The worst I found was a pair of (American brand) jeans I ordered on line. The 36" waist...
Forum: Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions 17-11-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,232
Posted By Buddyboy
Do a quick google of "vanity sizing" makes very...

Do a quick google of "vanity sizing" makes very intersting (for me anyway) reading. It has been in womens clothing for years, and is creaping into mens clothing now.
Forum: Sites, planning, self-builds and extensions 17-11-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 745
Posted By Buddyboy
I'd second New Irishman. An insulated slab is a...

I'd second New Irishman. An insulated slab is a massive heat sink, and I'd really think about underfloor heating as well.

For a living room, or constantly occupied room, it is IMHO streets...
Forum: Home energy 10-11-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 680
Posted By Buddyboy
Hi nodatafound, there are also two types of...

Hi nodatafound,
there are also two types of electric showers. One which heats the water as needed, and one which uses the hot water in the cylinder, and just pumps it. The second type is normally...
Forum: Wills, inheritances and gifts 07-11-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,712
Posted By Buddyboy
As far as I know (I am not a solicitor), there is...

As far as I know (I am not a solicitor), there is legislation to ensure that children are catered for in a parents will (and the will can be contested if there is no provision for them).
However,...
Forum: Sites, planning, self-builds and extensions 07-11-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 488
Posted By Buddyboy
First thing to do is a search on this site (and...

First thing to do is a search on this site (and possibly others). This question, in various guises, has been asked and answered many times.
Forum: Home energy 23-10-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 551
Posted By Buddyboy
Also, just think of the room thermostat as an...

Also,
just think of the room thermostat as an on/off switch for the heating. When the heat (in the room) is below the set heat, the heating is on. When the room reaches the set heat, the heating is...
Forum: Wills, inheritances and gifts 18-09-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,837
Posted By Buddyboy
MF, do you ever get tired of (having to keep)...

MF, do you ever get tired of (having to keep) saying the same thing? (retorical)

Keep up the good work.
Forum: Overseas Travel,Holidays,Hotels & Airlines 09-09-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 905
Posted By Buddyboy
Sorry Laramie, my apologies, I was having a bad...

Sorry Laramie, my apologies, I was having a bad day.

I am just back from France on the Cork-Roscoff Brittany Ferries Pont Aven. Two years ago I was on the Irish Ferrys Oscar Wilde from Rosslaire...
Forum: Overseas Travel,Holidays,Hotels & Airlines 05-09-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 905
Posted By Buddyboy
Without wishing to sound toooo patronising ...

Without wishing to sound toooo patronising

Have you ever heard of Google?

I typed in "Rosslaire to l " and already found this
...
Forum: Phones, DVDs, TVs, Audio/Visual 04-09-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,322
Posted By Buddyboy
I've gone somewhat old school on my freesat...

I've gone somewhat old school on my freesat solution. It is only a partial solution, but could be incorporated in the solution above to extend it.

I have a scart cable plugged from my satilite...
Forum: Other financial issues 21-08-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,684
Posted By Buddyboy
I just had a look at their website and I'm none...

I just had a look at their website and I'm none the wiser.
It says "one click spending for saving" and " we don't retain your credit card number"
But nowhere does it give any explaination as to...
Forum: Mortgages and buying and selling homes 21-08-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 882
Posted By Buddyboy
Hi Wanttomove, you have another option 3....

Hi Wanttomove,
you have another option
3. Sell your home, take out personal loan for the negative equity, and rent in the area you want.
Depending on your short term plans, this might be a lower...
Forum: Cars, cycling and transport 18-08-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,381
Posted By Buddyboy
I purchased in Belfast late last year. The train...

I purchased in Belfast late last year. The train from Dublin to Belfast was €15 and I drove the car back to Cork that day.

I have definitely saved money on the deal, as well as getting a higher...
Forum: Mortgages and buying and selling homes 06-08-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,283
Posted By Buddyboy
I agree with Purple. There is no good will,...

I agree with Purple.

There is no good will, she forgoed that when she issued a set of demands two days before close.

Any work you do, or agree to do, now will only be playing into her hands....
Forum: Is this a scam? 24-07-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,105
Posted By Buddyboy
If you get a letter saying you won something in a...

If you get a letter saying you won something in a European lottery - If you haven't bought a ticket - you are not in a lottery.

http://www.actionfraud.police.uk/fraud_protection/lottery_fraud
...
Forum: Sites, planning, self-builds and extensions 07-07-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 955
Posted By Buddyboy
Quick search of the local planning office website...

Quick search of the local planning office website

The keeping or storing of a caravan, campervan or boat within the curtilage of a house is exempt from permission provided that there is not more...
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