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by Rummii
Thu May 14, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: Animals & Pets
Topic: Dog been bitten
Replies: 7
Views: 158

Re: Dog been bitten

Thank you it was light in colour....but he started getting muscle spasms around his face so we took him anyway and they said he was having a little allergic reaction but not life threatening..... maybe it will teach him not to hunt everything lol ashes feeling very sorry for his self
by Rummii
Thu May 14, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: Animals & Pets
Topic: Dog been bitten
Replies: 7
Views: 158

Re: Dog been bitten

Thank you he seems okay but defo irritated around his eye so will clean it as you suggest but nothing looks swollen ....I suppose cause he was digging a hole and put his head in hole to get at scorpion he could of just got debris in his eye and that’s what it aggravating him .....there’s always some...
by Rummii
Thu May 14, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: Animals & Pets
Topic: Dog been bitten
Replies: 7
Views: 158

Dog been bitten

Hi guys could do with a little knowledge if anyone had experience......my dog was just digging in field and he jumped back and I realised it was a small yellow scorpion..... he isn’t yelping or anything but he has got some irritation around his eye and is pawing at it .....before anyone says take hi...
by Rummii
Mon May 04, 2020 8:46 am
Forum: Gardens & Gardening
Topic: anyone experience of compost heaps?
Replies: 12
Views: 497

Re: anyone experience of compost heaps?

I heard a few people in campo having issues with heat and the setting on fire so I decided against compost heap plus didn’t want the ratties moving in lol but we are deep in campo
by Rummii
Mon May 04, 2020 8:43 am
Forum: Gardens & Gardening
Topic: Identify this spider please?
Replies: 2
Views: 157

Re: Identify this spider please?

Cannot really tell by pic as is it totally black ....it’s a similar shape to some I’ve seen in our garden but are were much bigger and the ones in ours were bumpy but then realised it was carrying all its baby spiders on its back.
by Rummii
Thu Apr 30, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Drainage
Replies: 6
Views: 295

Re: Drainage

Thanks for replies ......
by Rummii
Wed Apr 29, 2020 10:51 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Drainage
Replies: 6
Views: 295

Drainage

Hi all Does anyone one know what laws are with grey water soakaways (shower sinks washing machine ) in the campo as I am thinking of using this water to run down our land and water our trees rather than go in to septic tank it’s just so much water and it seems such a waste when we on bore hole and h...
by Rummii
Fri Apr 24, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: Gardens & Gardening
Topic: Citrus trees
Replies: 0
Views: 172

Citrus trees

Hi all hope someone can help as I’m getting so frustrated with orange trees..... I’ve got four or five trees in a particular area of my garden that just keep getting fruit drop and dieback..... The first few years of being here they were good and I know I had neglected them at first as I didn’t know...
by Rummii
Mon Apr 13, 2020 8:19 am
Forum: Gardens & Gardening
Topic: Friend or foe?
Replies: 6
Views: 270

Re: Friend or foe?

Hi all they seem to attack my veggies especially broccoli and cauliflower think they used leaves for egg laying ......
by Rummii
Sat Jan 04, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Over tiling
Replies: 6
Views: 832

Re: Over tiling

Hi internal and floor want advice on which adhesives if anyone had done it thanks
by Rummii
Sat Jan 04, 2020 10:07 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Over tiling
Replies: 6
Views: 832

Over tiling

Hi all as anyone laid tiles on top of existing tiles here in Spain .....I used to do this in uk but just wondered if anyone could suggest correct adhesive for this as there seems so much choice here ....thanks
by Rummii
Sat Jan 04, 2020 9:58 am
Forum: Gardens & Gardening
Topic: Planting new trees
Replies: 1
Views: 355

Planting new trees

Hi everyone We live in campo Andalucia and are planting a variety of fruit trees and also almond and carob to boost up our numbers ......but I was just wondering if I was missing a trick as I have seen some Spanish planters that seem to wrap their new planted trees in what looks like plastic bags .....
by Rummii
Sun Dec 15, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Wiring electric towel radiator
Replies: 10
Views: 1332

Re: Wiring electric towel radiator

Thanks all for replies :thumbup:
by Rummii
Wed Dec 11, 2019 10:06 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Wiring electric towel radiator
Replies: 10
Views: 1332

Re: Wiring electric towel radiator

Thank you for replies .....it came without plug and had brown live blue neutral and black which they calling pilot wire .... so maybe it is not an earth at all as a lot of items only come with two core....I think this black pilot wire is for connecting more than one heater together so they can all b...
by Rummii
Tue Dec 10, 2019 8:03 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Wiring electric towel radiator
Replies: 10
Views: 1332

Re: Wiring electric towel radiator

Hi sorry for late reply just standard one from bicomart sorry not got anymore info ....was just confused cause it came with three core but instructions say to not ground it which goes against my English knowledge of earthing everything ..... cannot understand what problem I will get if I earth it an...
by Rummii
Thu Dec 05, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Wiring electric towel radiator
Replies: 10
Views: 1332

Wiring electric towel radiator

Hi everyone I’m just a little confused and would like anyone’s input if they have had same thing I bought an electric 500 watt towel rad and am wiring a plug on it but the instructions say not to earth it and this goes against my English background of construction.....is this normal in Spain and is ...
by Rummii
Sat Dec 01, 2018 8:00 pm
Forum: Animals & Pets
Topic: Goats
Replies: 5
Views: 12593

Goats

Hi everyone
Was wanting some advice as thinking of getting a couple of goats .
Do I need a licence .??
Only want two any advice would be appreciated we are in Malaga provence
Many thanks
by Rummii
Thu Aug 16, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: Gardens & Gardening
Topic: Goat fertilizer
Replies: 3
Views: 3729

Re: Goat fertilizer

Thanks for your reply
by Rummii
Sun Jul 29, 2018 4:51 pm
Forum: Gardens & Gardening
Topic: Goat fertilizer
Replies: 3
Views: 3729

Goat fertilizer

Hi all I am working on veggie plots and have got hold of some goat poo from our local goat farmer. It’s. Very dry and most of it is powdery so I think it’s been dried in sun for a while. The advice I need. Is can I use it straight in my veggie plots do I. Need to do anything with it .?.. I was going...
by Rummii
Sun Jul 29, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Plumber
Replies: 2
Views: 2126

Re: Plumber

Hi
Yes I can possibly help

What sort of work are you looking to have done?
Many thanks