• Should I use a basin or just gravel for a dry well?

    Best answer: its like trying to understand a foreign language to read your question ..im a builder in uk ..50 years ..you are talking about what we call soakaway .....to start at beginning ..we would line bottom of drain trench with 6" of gravel .lay perforated 4" drain on top .backfill with gravel all round with 6" on top ..then lay... show more
    Best answer: its like trying to understand a foreign language to read your question ..im a builder in uk ..50 years ..you are talking about what we call soakaway .....to start at beginning ..we would line bottom of drain trench with 6" of gravel .lay perforated 4" drain on top .backfill with gravel all round with 6" on top ..then lay weedmatting on top before you finish backfill ...we would continue with 4" drain to the soakaway hole ...the hole would be at least 4x4x4 ..best at 6x6x6 ...if you subsoil is real clay then your wasting your time and money ..clay just does not drain ....we would line base and sides of hole with weedmatting ..then stack the plastic drain storage crates ,,run pipe onto top of crates ..then weed matting to top wrapping it around crates to prevent any soil getting into crates ....fill any voids around crates with gravel ..and over top with gravel ...crates work better than filling hole with gravel ...
    4 answers · Do It Yourself (DIY) · 1 week ago
  • Wipers leaving lines on windscreen.?

    Best answer: its a common problem ..first clean the screen ..use mr muscle glass cleaner ..with kitchen towel to wipe clean ..then use same to clean blades ..apply rainex ...wipe off very thoroughly when dry ..depending on amount of use every two months repeat
    Best answer: its a common problem ..first clean the screen ..use mr muscle glass cleaner ..with kitchen towel to wipe clean ..then use same to clean blades ..apply rainex ...wipe off very thoroughly when dry ..depending on amount of use every two months repeat
    12 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 1 week ago
  • Can i replace 235/65r17 All Season tires with 225/65r17 Winter tires for my infiniti Qx60 2018? This change will be for a winter season.?

    Best answer: why not ..its only 10mm narrower and 6 mm smaller diameter ...so a bit more clearance in wheel arch ..the speedo will be fractionally faster
    Best answer: why not ..its only 10mm narrower and 6 mm smaller diameter ...so a bit more clearance in wheel arch ..the speedo will be fractionally faster
    2 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 3 weeks ago
  • Can Shaolin monks kick the habit?

    Best answer: i doubt it ..i was told ..you can kiss a nun once ...you can kiss her twice .....buy you mustn't get into the habit
    Best answer: i doubt it ..i was told ..you can kiss a nun once ...you can kiss her twice .....buy you mustn't get into the habit
    5 answers · Jokes & Riddles · 3 months ago
  • Installing a new kitchen sink faucet?

    Best answer: if you turn the tap upside down there should be two holes ..you can connect flexy pipes to these ...if there is only one hole ..you have bought the wrong tap
    Best answer: if you turn the tap upside down there should be two holes ..you can connect flexy pipes to these ...if there is only one hole ..you have bought the wrong tap
    4 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 3 months ago
  • Why do school buses look they way they do?

    Best answer: im from uk ..when driving in america you recognise them instantly ...just like the new york taxi`s ...so you are instantly more alert
    Best answer: im from uk ..when driving in america you recognise them instantly ...just like the new york taxi`s ...so you are instantly more alert
    7 answers · Polls & Surveys · 4 months ago
  • What car is this?

    Best answer: audi ...either an 80 or 100
    Best answer: audi ...either an 80 or 100
    2 answers · Other - Cars & Transportation · 4 months ago
  • Hi, I'm fitting a ceramic hob once ive cut the hole what do i seal the bare worktop with before inserting the hob?

    Best answer: im a builder ..yes you do seal the edges ..if not water etc can get behind it ..i use clear varnish ..two coats ...you can never overdo it
    Best answer: im a builder ..yes you do seal the edges ..if not water etc can get behind it ..i use clear varnish ..two coats ...you can never overdo it
    3 answers · Do It Yourself (DIY) · 5 months ago
  • What are some high revving (>8,000 RPM) cheap cars?

    Best answer: theres only one car on the market that can do that ...honda type R ....and there has never been a reported engine failure due to over-revving
    Best answer: theres only one car on the market that can do that ...honda type R ....and there has never been a reported engine failure due to over-revving
    2 answers · Buying & Selling · 5 months ago
  • Seniors, Does Yahoo Answers ever clean out old questions and answers?

    Best answer: its no longer a decent platform for ordinary people to get sensible answers ...made far worst by not having a uk site ..its now worldwide ..and some of those american questions are vile ..not all ...but nowadays if you go onto questions about construction very very few in uk can answer a question on building as majority of questions are... show more
    Best answer: its no longer a decent platform for ordinary people to get sensible answers ...made far worst by not having a uk site ..its now worldwide ..and some of those american questions are vile ..not all ...but nowadays if you go onto questions about construction very very few in uk can answer a question on building as majority of questions are either america or Australia ..and as you state ..some questions are donkeys old ...others seem computer generated ....wasted .
    10 answers · Yahoo Answers · 6 months ago
  • How much roughly would one pay for a concrete driveway 57ft x 16ft x 4 inches deep?

    Best answer: better with 6" ..but before you lay concrete you need 6" of hardcore down ...and expansion strips @ 1/3rd and 2/3rd distance ...here in the uk you would get 13 cu mtres ....18 cu yds ..for circa £100 per cu mtr ..so £1300 for concrete ..£500 for hardcore ...it must be rolled and whacked .....with labour £3.000 ...thats if its... show more
    Best answer: better with 6" ..but before you lay concrete you need 6" of hardcore down ...and expansion strips @ 1/3rd and 2/3rd distance ...here in the uk you would get 13 cu mtres ....18 cu yds ..for circa £100 per cu mtr ..so £1300 for concrete ..£500 for hardcore ...it must be rolled and whacked .....with labour £3.000 ...thats if its already dug out ..+ vat @ 20%
    5 answers · Do It Yourself (DIY) · 6 months ago
  • Roundabout question?

    Best answer: i have been driving 60 years well over a million miles ..on most continents ..clean licence ..if i was approaching a roundabout and wanted to either turn left or go straight on i would be in left lane only ..unless i knew the straight ahead had two lanes ..then i might be in right lane ..depends on traffic ...if in right lane and you... show more
    Best answer: i have been driving 60 years well over a million miles ..on most continents ..clean licence ..if i was approaching a roundabout and wanted to either turn left or go straight on i would be in left lane only ..unless i knew the straight ahead had two lanes ..then i might be in right lane ..depends on traffic ...if in right lane and you want to go ahead and there is only one lane you would need to yield to traffic in left lane ..as you are pushing in ..not good driving
    3 answers · Commuting · 6 months ago
  • Should DRUGGIES lose THEIR VOTING RIGHTS?

    Best answer: only 100%
    Best answer: only 100%
    3 answers · Politics · 6 months ago
  • Do you appreciate President Trump's strength on foreign policy, or would you prefer to go back to a weak President like Obama?

    Best answer: im from the uk ..was a big fan of obama ...and do not like trump ..never have and never will ... HOWEVER ..he seems to be getting results in N KOREA ...better than anybody else ...and he is not afraid of russia or criticism ..on these points alone he gets my vote
    Best answer: im from the uk ..was a big fan of obama ...and do not like trump ..never have and never will ... HOWEVER ..he seems to be getting results in N KOREA ...better than anybody else ...and he is not afraid of russia or criticism ..on these points alone he gets my vote
    24 answers · Politics · 7 months ago
  • Does this looks like a scooter?

    Best answer: it is a scooter ..a scooter is defined as a form of vehicle that you can step through and have a platform for your feet
    Best answer: it is a scooter ..a scooter is defined as a form of vehicle that you can step through and have a platform for your feet
    4 answers · Motorcycles · 7 months ago
  • If i change the frame on a motorbike what happens about the v5 does it become a newer bike?

    Best answer: you are buying a 2009 bike ..with a V5 ..you will need to tell them you are fitting a different engine ..from a 2002 bike ..the 2002 bike is scrapped ..your new bike was and still is a 2009 bike ..
    Best answer: you are buying a 2009 bike ..with a V5 ..you will need to tell them you are fitting a different engine ..from a 2002 bike ..the 2002 bike is scrapped ..your new bike was and still is a 2009 bike ..
    3 answers · Insurance & Registration · 7 months ago
  • Which used BMW 3 series should I buy?

    Best answer: they all suffer from same thing ..little leg room in back and not a lot of shoulder room in front ...apart from that they are all good to drive ..most popular in europe is the 320d ..most have 188 bhp ..fast enough to keep up with a porsche cross country ..excellent road holding and at least 50 mpg ...330i is fast .335i really quick .. show more
    Best answer: they all suffer from same thing ..little leg room in back and not a lot of shoulder room in front ...apart from that they are all good to drive ..most popular in europe is the 320d ..most have 188 bhp ..fast enough to keep up with a porsche cross country ..excellent road holding and at least 50 mpg ...330i is fast .335i really quick ..
    2 answers · Other - Cars & Transportation · 7 months ago
  • Was Orlando known for anything before the Disney World complex opened?

    Best answer: as anonymous says two airbases there ...only 50.000 people ...and orange groves ...in them days it was classed as a beautiful city
    Best answer: as anonymous says two airbases there ...only 50.000 people ...and orange groves ...in them days it was classed as a beautiful city
    7 answers · Orlando · 7 months ago
  • For you folks residing in Great Britain; is the immigrant issue as bad as some media outlets make it to be ?

    Best answer: lets put it this way ....if you thought that you could come here ..get immediate help ..free lodgings and food as well as money assistance ...even the chance of being given a house ..and live in a country where there is almost zero gun crimes ...probably 90% of people have never seen a gun ..and free medical care etc etc ..wouldn't... show more
    Best answer: lets put it this way ....if you thought that you could come here ..get immediate help ..free lodgings and food as well as money assistance ...even the chance of being given a house ..and live in a country where there is almost zero gun crimes ...probably 90% of people have never seen a gun ..and free medical care etc etc ..wouldn't you want to come ?...of course ..its human nature ...trouble is our schools and health service are over-run with immigrants ..people who have paid taxes all their lives have to wait in the queue ...most immigrants cannot even speak the language
    7 answers · Politics · 7 months ago
  • UK- Can I drain water into manhole?

    Best answer: im a builder ..uk ..pond water is not that bad ..over 50% of homes in uk have what is called a combined system ...storm water is fed into the foul system ....lift the manhole lid ..run the kitchen drain or flush toilet ..if water runs its the mains sewer ...if not its a separate storm drain ...at least then you will know ...either way... show more
    Best answer: im a builder ..uk ..pond water is not that bad ..over 50% of homes in uk have what is called a combined system ...storm water is fed into the foul system ....lift the manhole lid ..run the kitchen drain or flush toilet ..if water runs its the mains sewer ...if not its a separate storm drain ...at least then you will know ...either way you can put pond water into it ...its only water ..no solids ..you are not breaking the law ...after all where do you think they pump flood water from a house into ...nearest manhole
    3 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 1 year ago