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by Nigel.jones
Wed Aug 02, 2017 8:27 am
Forum: Gardens & Gardening
Topic: Washington robusta palms for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 1650

Washington robusta palms for sale

Hi everybody,I've owned a property in mangamasa,lake vinuela,velez-malaga for a number of years,about 5 years

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by Nigel.jones
Tue Aug 01, 2017 1:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ideas for items ex-pats prefer to buy from the uk than spain
Replies: 26
Views: 5410

Re: ideas for items ex-pats prefer to buy from the uk than spain

Hi Gerry,i have no idea whether they do or not,but if you decide to 1 day purchase 1 from the uk,then get in touch and i will give you a good price for bringing it over on 1 of my trips,it will be insured and it all helps towards my fuel costs,many thanks,Nigel
by Nigel.jones
Tue Aug 01, 2017 12:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ideas for items ex-pats prefer to buy from the uk than spain
Replies: 26
Views: 5410

Re: ideas for items ex-pats prefer to buy from the uk than spain

I bought a cooker recently, a top end Bosch. It was 40% cheaper than in the UK. It’s the same with most things. Even ink cartridges are cheaper and they come from a UK supplier. Many white goods are different models in Spain, for good reason. Fridges have to operate at higher temperatures and washi...
by Nigel.jones
Tue Aug 01, 2017 12:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ideas for items ex-pats prefer to buy from the uk than spain
Replies: 26
Views: 5410

Re: ideas for items ex-pats prefer to buy from the uk than spain

Good Evening Mr.Jones and Welcome to the Forum. :wave: There has been much discussion over the years about what to bring and it has changed a bit now. I would personally recommend that you only bring white goods that are under three years old, fridges etc are difficult things to transport and most ...
by Nigel.jones
Tue Aug 01, 2017 12:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ideas for items ex-pats prefer to buy from the uk than spain
Replies: 26
Views: 5410

Re: ideas for items ex-pats prefer to buy from the uk than spain

costakid wrote:My wife still brings Tea bags back from the uk even though you can now buy PG tips here.

Ha,its a british thing,my suitcase as always got a supply of t-bags in no matter where i travel,a good brew solves many streses in life,many thanks,Nigel
by Nigel.jones
Tue Aug 01, 2017 12:22 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ideas for items ex-pats prefer to buy from the uk than spain
Replies: 26
Views: 5410

Re: ideas for items ex-pats prefer to buy from the uk than spain

Kippers Antique and newer brown furniture which is out of favour in UK and thus very cheap. One problem of course is having a market for your merchandise. Hi,many thanks for your advice,thats very useful to know,restoring antique and reclaimed wooden furniture,bedside cabinets,wardrobes,sets of bed...
by Nigel.jones
Mon Jul 31, 2017 5:23 pm
Forum: Gardens & Gardening
Topic: TAKING CARE OF FRESHLY DUG UP WASHINGTON ROBUSTO PALMS BEFORE SELLING
Replies: 6
Views: 2529

Re: TAKING CARE OF FRESHLY DUG UP WASHINGTON ROBUSTO PALMS BEFORE SELLING

hi,thanks for that,how big were the ones you purchased,im guessing some of these could be about 3 feet diameter around the base,if i can find some big enough pots,that will be perfect,many thanks sid
by Nigel.jones
Mon Jul 31, 2017 5:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ideas for items ex-pats prefer to buy from the uk than spain
Replies: 26
Views: 5410

ideas for items ex-pats prefer to buy from the uk than spain

Hi everybody,just a general enquirey,i have owned a property in lake vinuela,velez-malaga area for 15 years and im finally in the process of moving over full time,i make regular trips over in my van bringing some personal items etc,but i was wondering are there any items that folk still prefer to bu...
by Nigel.jones
Mon Jul 31, 2017 5:12 pm
Forum: Gardens & Gardening
Topic: TAKING CARE OF FRESHLY DUG UP WASHINGTON ROBUSTO PALMS BEFORE SELLING
Replies: 6
Views: 2529

TAKING CARE OF FRESHLY DUG UP WASHINGTON ROBUSTO PALMS BEFORE SELLING

Hi everybody,im hoping someone may be able to give me some good advice on the best way to preserve freshly dug up washinton palms whilst there stored waiting to be sold,im starting to think that they have to be replanted as soon as possible,my dilema is i planted 700 such palms 5 years ago with the ...

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