• Can you get an insurance quote before you get a vehicle in UK?

    the average cost to insure a moped as a 16 year old in uk is £280
    the average cost to insure a moped as a 16 year old in uk is £280
    2 answers · Insurance & Registration · 5 hours ago
  • Why are new cars so damn expensive?

    everything has increased ..inflation ...in 1966 FORD introduced their first car to uk market that cost £1.000 ....60 years ago i was selling petrol ..5 gallons for a pound ...my first house was £6.000 ..my son is 50 next week ..when he was 2 we used to go shopping on a friday night for the week ..we lived in the country ..no shops nearby ..food... show more
    everything has increased ..inflation ...in 1966 FORD introduced their first car to uk market that cost £1.000 ....60 years ago i was selling petrol ..5 gallons for a pound ...my first house was £6.000 ..my son is 50 next week ..when he was 2 we used to go shopping on a friday night for the week ..we lived in the country ..no shops nearby ..food cost for week was £5 .....i worked in the brickyards ..best quality hand made bricks were £11 per thousand ...today if i wanted those same bricks ..second hand the cost is £1 each
    11 answers · Buying & Selling · 21 hours ago
  • Can I pour a concrete slab into the center of an existing brick foundation?

    laying concrete for a floor you ALWAYS hardcore it before you concrete it .....im a builder ...depending how high you want the finished floor to be ..dig out 4" minimum for hardcore ..blind it with sand ...lay membrane ..turned up the walls ..and lay a minimum of 4" of concrete ...cut off excess membrane when floor dry ....do it right... show more
    laying concrete for a floor you ALWAYS hardcore it before you concrete it .....im a builder ...depending how high you want the finished floor to be ..dig out 4" minimum for hardcore ..blind it with sand ...lay membrane ..turned up the walls ..and lay a minimum of 4" of concrete ...cut off excess membrane when floor dry ....do it right ..do it once
    4 answers · Do It Yourself (DIY) · 22 hours ago
  • Do you ever get lost when you're driving round?

    me and a mate on our first visit to america landed in san francisco ...picked up a hire that needed taking back to miami ..hire people gave us a map of america ...my mate has amazing sense of direction ..we toured california then took the long way to florida ...relying on his sense of direction we made one wrong turn the whole trip ..that was 35... show more
    me and a mate on our first visit to america landed in san francisco ...picked up a hire that needed taking back to miami ..hire people gave us a map of america ...my mate has amazing sense of direction ..we toured california then took the long way to florida ...relying on his sense of direction we made one wrong turn the whole trip ..that was 35 years ago
    14 answers · Other - Cars & Transportation · 2 days ago
  • Is it normal and design of retaining wall in the backyard to allow inflow water?

    im a builder ..if you want to hold back soil you build a retaining wall ....if you want it to hold back water ..you build a dam
    im a builder ..if you want to hold back soil you build a retaining wall ....if you want it to hold back water ..you build a dam
    6 answers · Garden & Landscape · 2 days ago
  • Does my car just need oil?

    if you were driving with the oil light on you need a lot more than oil ...a new brain would be good
    if you were driving with the oil light on you need a lot more than oil ...a new brain would be good
    31 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 3 days ago
  • Is it possible to fly from Paris to New York without having to go through take-off and landing?

    if you mean a non stop flight then yes ..for anything else no
    if you mean a non stop flight then yes ..for anything else no
    7 answers · Air Travel · 3 days ago
  • What’s the difference between a hotel and a hostel?

    a hotel is normally multi storey ...motel single storey ..hostel ..a cheap place to stop for younger people
    a hotel is normally multi storey ...motel single storey ..hostel ..a cheap place to stop for younger people
    5 answers · Other - Europe · 4 days ago
  • Are half the vineyards in France owned by British expats?

    no ..not by a long way ...they own some ..but not that many
    no ..not by a long way ...they own some ..but not that many
    4 answers · Other - France · 5 days ago
  • Is a person entitled to half a property if they have been living there with the owner of the property and paying half the bills ? (UK)?

    dont worry ..her new boyfriend is not entitled to any property ..full stop ...no iffs or buts ...they are not married ..he is entitled to nowt ...even if they they live together for fifty years
    dont worry ..her new boyfriend is not entitled to any property ..full stop ...no iffs or buts ...they are not married ..he is entitled to nowt ...even if they they live together for fifty years
    6 answers · Law & Ethics · 5 days ago
  • Car won’t go in gear BMW X1 . Clutch, gearbox, fluid levels . How much will this cost approx?

    dont bank on them topping it up on a service ..but if they advised an oil leak on your last MOT then there should have been traces of oil around ...refilling it wont cost much but fixing leak might...most gearboxes are not serviced like they used to be ...then you had a drainplug and an oil level plug
    dont bank on them topping it up on a service ..but if they advised an oil leak on your last MOT then there should have been traces of oil around ...refilling it wont cost much but fixing leak might...most gearboxes are not serviced like they used to be ...then you had a drainplug and an oil level plug
    6 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 5 days ago
  • 2001 Honda prelude, 222k miles. Been using conventional high mileage oil, should it switch to synthetic?

    its normal for oil to go dark ..you never go wrong with fully synthetic 2000.mile oil change is nonsense ..now most big manufacturers in europe are opting for every two years ...or 19000 miles ...my renault vans are every 24.000 miles ...and no they last as long as your daft every two thousand miles
    its normal for oil to go dark ..you never go wrong with fully synthetic 2000.mile oil change is nonsense ..now most big manufacturers in europe are opting for every two years ...or 19000 miles ...my renault vans are every 24.000 miles ...and no they last as long as your daft every two thousand miles
    5 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 5 days ago
  • Can you believe Mike Tyson was 220 pounds and only had a 71 in reach in his prime?

    Best answer: if you watched his fights you would understand ...theres an old saying ..anyone over 200lbs could be a heavyweight champion ...he had a great left cross ..and more important ..a great neck ...in one fight he got hit by an uppercut ...his whole body was lifted off floor ..he never blinked ..other fighters were in fear of him ..thats 50%... show more
    Best answer: if you watched his fights you would understand ...theres an old saying ..anyone over 200lbs could be a heavyweight champion ...he had a great left cross ..and more important ..a great neck ...in one fight he got hit by an uppercut ...his whole body was lifted off floor ..he never blinked ..other fighters were in fear of him ..thats 50% job done
    6 answers · Boxing · 6 days ago
  • Boiler pressure?

    you must have missread it ..no more than 2 is standard ...you can drop pressure by bleeding rad
    you must have missread it ..no more than 2 is standard ...you can drop pressure by bleeding rad
    8 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 1 week ago
  • If my baggage allowance is 20 kg does that mean i can take 11 kg oversized+9kg baggage or 20 kg baggage+oversized?

    what do you mean oversize ? you are allowed to carry a max of 20kg ...any more weight than that you pay
    what do you mean oversize ? you are allowed to carry a max of 20kg ...any more weight than that you pay
    2 answers · Packing & Preparation · 1 week ago
  • Will a dealership give me service records of a used car?

    nothing to do with leaving you high and dry ..and its not an honor question ...its a privacy law question ..they will not give you info unless the other person ask for it ..when you have a car serviced they stamp the service book and give an invoice stating all works done ...where are these ?
    nothing to do with leaving you high and dry ..and its not an honor question ...its a privacy law question ..they will not give you info unless the other person ask for it ..when you have a car serviced they stamp the service book and give an invoice stating all works done ...where are these ?
    9 answers · Buying & Selling · 1 week ago
  • How level does ground need to be before building new home?

    when you guys talk about footers i assume you mean foundations ..our foundations in uk are 2ft wide ..at least 3ft 3" deep ..and filled with concrete up to within 6" of ground level ..we call it trenchfill ...on a sloping site the finished floor level should be 6" above the highest point of ground level ..at all times you wan t water... show more
    when you guys talk about footers i assume you mean foundations ..our foundations in uk are 2ft wide ..at least 3ft 3" deep ..and filled with concrete up to within 6" of ground level ..we call it trenchfill ...on a sloping site the finished floor level should be 6" above the highest point of ground level ..at all times you wan t water to run away from a building ..want it to last ? do it right ..do it once
    10 answers · Do It Yourself (DIY) · 1 week ago
  • How much 4 inch deep concrete will it take to cover 450 length and 143 wirth?

    assuming these are inches ..450x143=64.350 divide by 144=446.875sq ft ....divide by 27=16.550 cu yds ...divide by 3=5.516 cu yds ...if feet you would need 794 cu yds
    assuming these are inches ..450x143=64.350 divide by 144=446.875sq ft ....divide by 27=16.550 cu yds ...divide by 3=5.516 cu yds ...if feet you would need 794 cu yds
    2 answers · Mathematics · 1 week ago
  • Is it possible to lose 5-10 pounds by March 1st?

    of course it is ..just keep your mouth shut ..its you who shovel it in ..nobody makes you ...get a grip of yourself ......i lost 4 stone ...56 lbs ..in a month . .not by choice...septis ..nil by mouth for 4 weeks ....so it proves if you eat less you will lose weight
    of course it is ..just keep your mouth shut ..its you who shovel it in ..nobody makes you ...get a grip of yourself ......i lost 4 stone ...56 lbs ..in a month . .not by choice...septis ..nil by mouth for 4 weeks ....so it proves if you eat less you will lose weight
    9 answers · Diet & Fitness · 1 week ago
  • Left my car in my Heated garage for two years. Will it be okay ?

    your big problem is the tyres ..unless you jacked it up and kept it with weight off the wheels then your gonna have a massive flat spot ..as well as probable hand brake seized .....if i was you i would remove the spark plugs and with full battery let it spin over to recirculate the oil ..when going get oil and filter change ..i have been in car game... show more
    your big problem is the tyres ..unless you jacked it up and kept it with weight off the wheels then your gonna have a massive flat spot ..as well as probable hand brake seized .....if i was you i would remove the spark plugs and with full battery let it spin over to recirculate the oil ..when going get oil and filter change ..i have been in car game best part of 50 years ..never came across bad fuel in two years ...but you can expect oil seals to leak in future
    5 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 2 weeks ago