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by kracker
Fri Mar 14, 2014 9:35 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: How much is your water bill?
Replies: 41
Views: 1559

Re: How much is your water bill?

Quaterly about £90 but has doubled in the last 5 years
by kracker
Mon Jan 27, 2014 3:51 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: B and Q Haul-cheap!
Replies: 30
Views: 1601

Re: B and Q Haul-cheap!

I went on saturdsay the usual reduced cordys,trachys,yuccas , waggys but i was after a wisteria for my pergola still £35 so i'm goona wait for spring and see if there will be anymore sales icon_sunny icon_sunny icon_sunny
by kracker
Tue Dec 31, 2013 11:30 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: New York City december temperatures
Replies: 14
Views: 608

Re: New York City december temperatures

stephenprudence wrote:later this week, it will drop to around -12C there..
I was there there a few years ago in feb it was -14 c but the wind chill blowing through the the avenues probably felt like -24c never felt anything like it
by kracker
Mon Oct 28, 2013 9:46 am
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: UK St Jude Storm - severe weather warning 27/28 Oct 2013
Replies: 93
Views: 5090

Re: UK Storm - severe weather warning 27/28 Oct 2013

Tom2006 wrote:Not even a breeze here but lots of rain.
We have had lots or rain also over the weekend , saturday afternoon another kayaker unfortunatly lost his life he was airlifted and died yesterday i done the same stretch yesterday and found his boat with his phone and belongings sad times !
by kracker
Mon Oct 28, 2013 9:03 am
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: UK St Jude Storm - severe weather warning 27/28 Oct 2013
Replies: 93
Views: 5090

Re: UK Storm - severe weather warning 27/28 Oct 2013

One of my neighbors was moving his car off the drive yesterday when i asked him why ? " in case the tiles come off the roof " i don't even think we lost any leaves not a thing :shock:
by kracker
Sat Oct 05, 2013 9:43 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: A rogue sunflower
Replies: 3
Views: 193

Re: A rogue sunflower

" Rouge or rogue? The first is reddish the latter mischievous." icon_salut edited
by kracker
Sat Oct 05, 2013 8:34 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: A rogue sunflower
Replies: 3
Views: 193

A rogue sunflower

At the start of the the summer i had a couple of rogue sunflowers starting off in my yucca jewel ,i then thinned them and kept one going by the time it was at it's best it looked smashing so symetrical and perfect it grew to about 5ft no canes needed and a nice fat trunk ,so the question is i want k...
by kracker
Wed Sep 25, 2013 7:37 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Walk in greenhouse £25
Replies: 12
Views: 781

Re: Walk in greenhouse £25

Give it a year
by kracker
Wed Sep 25, 2013 4:25 pm
Forum: Wildlife and the Natural World (Public)
Topic: Hedgehogs
Replies: 12
Views: 811

Re: Hedgehogs

A couple of weeks ago driving the family down a country road i came across one ,it was big one walking across the road too late to stop i veered the car over the top of it i passed right under the car and out the back whilst the wife had her eyes closed she said please tell me you didn't hit it i sa...
by kracker
Wed Sep 25, 2013 3:37 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Walk in greenhouse £25
Replies: 12
Views: 781

Walk in greenhouse £25

Here we go again found this on hukd http://www.wilko.com/invt/0260896?awc=2 ... 00244a9b87
by kracker
Sun Sep 22, 2013 4:13 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Ronseal or Cuprinol
Replies: 8
Views: 667

Re: Ronseal or Cuprinol

Seems that screwfix own brand no nonsense decking oil wins for me got some great reviews and works out £10 cheaper than the branded ones icon_salut
by kracker
Sat Sep 21, 2013 5:40 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Ronseal or Cuprinol
Replies: 8
Views: 667

Ronseal or Cuprinol

I'm looking to preserve my drecking /pergola i was in the market for decking oil when my neighbour gave me a 5 litre tin of ronseal decking protector i understand it is different from the oil so can someone recommend a brand and will i use the oil or protector icon_sunny icon_sunny icon_sunny
by kracker
Thu Sep 19, 2013 8:26 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Solar string lights
Replies: 11
Views: 364

Re: Solar string lights

I'm gonna opt for a mains i have electric at the back of the garden thanks guys looking forward to the the weekend icon_sunny icon_sunny icon_sunny
by kracker
Thu Sep 19, 2013 8:27 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Solar string lights
Replies: 11
Views: 364

Solar string lights

Right it's getting darker sooner so has anyone got solar string lights that actually work all year round ( winter proof ) bought a couple of sets and both fail in the cold thanks ....will icon_sunny