by crendell • Mon 31 Oct 2011 13:08
Hi, we have always used AXA in La Souterraine. Julian Fick speaks perfect english and has always provided us a competative and efficient service. Hope this helps
by crendell • Tue 26 Jul 2011 14:12
We found this strange plant growing in your garden. It has yellow trumpet shaped flowers and is about 30cm tall. Can anyone tell us what it is...or do we need to call in the army!
by crendell • Wed 27 Oct 2010 15:27
thanks for that.I think as it is a pickle receipt its just colour I should be adding and not flavour.Must admit I've never used gravy browning myself before. Anyway I've made the pickle now.If the colour is wrong at least it should taste okay...........I hope!
by crendell • Tue 14 Sep 2010 19:17
Plumbing fittings can be, as we know, very expensive in France. We are doing a major renovation project and chose to bring plastic speedfit fittings and pipe from england. Of course we ran out of fittings very quicly. However, we have just found a plumbers merchant that will deliver all types of eng...
by crendell • Fri 23 Jul 2010 11:35
We contacted the owner of the sign and met him on site. Finally he saw our point of view and repositioned his sign on the corner of the road away from our property.
A great result.
Thanks again for your advice.
by crendell • Mon 19 Jul 2010 21:53
We own a property with land either side of a D road. Someone has erected a sign advertising his business near the road. He made no attempt to contact us prior to erecting the sign. It is more than a meter from the road and so I think it is on our land. It is a great big thing - 1.2m x0.75m - which i...
by crendell • Fri 16 Jul 2010 19:29
Hi,your problem is that most pleasure lakes require a permit, which as you have said can be expensive. The day ticket 'carp lakes' mentioned are generally specialist lakes. They are quite expensive and require specialist tackle - the fish often go over 40lbs. Have you thought about a 'carte de peche...
by crendell • Mon 14 Jun 2010 12:41
Yes we had difficulty identifying the birds. The redwing was about as close as we could get from photos available on the internet. The male bird is a steely blue on its back and orange around the tail with a cream under-body. The female was much duller and more reddish brown. They were about the siz...