Booked an MOT on line with this company last week and recieved Email to confirm booking only to turn up today and find no such booking. Aviod this place
Hi all, hoping someone might have some advice... My wifi broadband signal keeps dropping out. I have had a BT technician here to run all the tests and we are getting a good strong signal to the hub so that's not the problem. We have the usual gadgets ... [ more ]
I left BT 9 months ago because of the same problem, I'm on Greyhound lane, and my exchange is in Norbury, They replaced all the cables and boxes and i had them out about 6 times, (each time being told if the problem is in my flat, i'll have to pay ... [ more ]
Some times of the day recently my BT has failed too. Perhaps we need to do a joint complaint?
Hi. I am looking to buy a basic laptop for my 9 year old. She will mainly use it to play in some educational websites recomended by the school. I am very indecisive and don't understand technology that much so any suggestions will be appreciated. TIA
I went on John Lewis website which is really good as it gives all detailas and comparisons and I think I picked about 8 items and got them all on one page so that you could really compare then I printed it off and had a discussion with staff in the shop ... [ more ]
Get the best of both - take up Shahid's offer to go to Peter Jones. They will always price match a competitor's offer.
I am keen to start yoga at an advanced age (67). Is there a group in the Northcote Road area already set up that might be suitable? Any ideas or recommendations welcome. Thanks
Hi Jane, my friends and I (all over 60) go to the Satyananda Centre in Thurleigh Road (syclondon.com). Really recommend Leila's gentle yoga class at 6.00 on Monday evenings! Gentle moves, keeping your joints moving, relaxing breathing.
Hi Jane, I think wiseyogastudio.co.uk would tick a lot of boxes for you. Stephanie offers Individual or small group classes, 3 gentle practices to suit your needs. The lovely location overlooking Wandsworth Common is very relaxing too. Hope this works ... [ more ]
Hi, I have now received my new door plaque: http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/391240226192?_trksid=p2057872.m2749.l2649&var=660538403662&ssPageName=STRK.... and require it to be screwed into my new steel door (see photo). I have the fittings ... [ more ]
.......or good old Evo-stick glue.
double-sided carpet tape would probably be best, but any of these adhesives might let-go when the summer sun gets that metal door nice and hot!
We are having a street party in mid June and we would like to keep the costs to a minimum so we can make a donation to St Georges instead. If anyone has any bunting, flags or any other suitable decorations lying around that we could borrow, we would be ... [ more ]
Hi, I'm the co-organiser of the Ritherdon Road Street Party and Balham Food Festival. I'm not sure about the ones still up in Ritherdon - you'd need to ask Johny at Gallery Midnight on the road, but I've got a smaller amount you can borrow. I'm in ... [ more ]
Thank you both Richards!
Can anyone please recommend a good surveyor who deals with party wall issues -- urgent! Many thanks
If you still need one, try Edward Cox. Local. Did an excellent job for us a few years ago.
Thanks for the recommendation. Always appreciated. Streetlife has some lovely people on it and we are looking after a dozen or so in Wandsworth and Tooting at the moment with their party wall issues
Hi, I've taken delivery of an item today that was packed in a large sturdy cardboard box (54cm x 44cm x 23cm) filled with bubble wrap and those plastic pockets of air. Before I pop the bubblewrap and breakdown the box I thought I'd offer it (the box and ... [ more ]
Given no takers this has now gone in the recycling.
Does anyone fancy trying their hand at growing some Capsicum (sweet peppers)? I have an abundance of seedlings. Just potted up almost 60 of them and I still have 150 seedlings left........ They are mainly at a 2 or 3 leaved (a few with 4) stage and need ... [ more ]
Hi Mary, Sending you a PM (private message) with contact details to arrange collection. Marianne
Do they ripen fine in London's climate or do they need a greenhouse?
Budgie found in garden near Wandsworth Common. Let me know if you've lost him. Currently living happily in our old fish tank and eating well.
David, as you were. Budgie didn't go missing till today from Pretoria/Penwortham Road. This one is young, blue with a white head and answers to the name of Buddy. Jill
If the rightful owner is not found, I would love to give him a home.
60cm wide. V strong. Vintage industrial.
Yes please . Could collect on Thursday. 07720416070)
Morning I would like to work with someone that has experience in building and making garden ponds/fountains . I have a neighbour that wants a new one. (The walls have been built by the builder but that is as far as it goes) I have two clients that I ... [ more ]
I assume this is 'the Matthew S' who has rescued my lawn?? I have a lovely client who may be able to help you, Charlie Held - 07973 404 289. I have told him you will give him a call
Thank you Sarah. That was kind of you. Will have a look at your lawn soon. I will call Charlie. Best wishes Matthew
Budgie has been found in Burntwood lane. Being well looked after but looking for owner.
I have just seen on the Furzedown site that a budgie was lost in the Penwortham and Pretoria rd area could it have travelled that far
I have a water butt which I don't really need and would like to give it away to some deserving streetlifer. I also have a compost bin which I would also like to give away to someone willing to help remove the compost that in it! Afraid both have to ... [ more ]
I am interested in the water butt, please let me know how big is the butt as I only have a hatchback car. I am in Morden, and can pick it up tomorrow.
So sorry but it's gone!
Hi, I've bought a WD MyCloud from Maplin but am having trouble setting it up so that I can access it remotely. Is there anyone out there who can help?
Hi Clare, Try this link to the WD Learning Centre. http://setup.wd2go.com/index.php Chris
Thanks Chris. Still working on it though!
Does anyone have a pair of size 6 hiking boots they no longer use. My 12 year son has a residential trip and they have stated we must have hiking boots .. not shoes (which we have)... am loath to buy a pair for five days wear so thought I would try ... [ more ]
Thanks Sue.. I will try Horralump's offer and fingers crossed they will fit .. if not I will get back to you. But many thanks for your offer.
Thank you Streetlifers.. we have been sorted out by Horralump.
Looking for someone as reasonably priced as possible with a van who can help me move some boxes into storage this week, from Battersea to Putney Bridge Road near the one way system. Many thanks in advance.
Hi Nikki If you are still looking for a man and van help then my husband does this part time. He has helped other streetlifers. Very competitive prices and can help you this weekend. Please let me know . Thanks.
Many thanks for all your recommendations, gratefully received. It was a big help.
Double Divan Bed and mattress to give. Mattress comfortable, but slight pale staining. One drawer in base has slight musty smell which I've located to the under fabric of drawer which can easily be removed. Was going to tip, so apologies for upright ... [ more ]
I have a set of 2 x bedside drawer units. Heavy; one with 2 drawers the other with 3. One set has chipped across tthe front, which would be fine be if anyone wanted to you paint them and both have a couple of chips and scratches. Dimensions are: ... [ more ]
Hi I have chosen a hammer carpet and would like it fitted as a runner can anyone recommend someone to give me a price to get the carpet in and to fit it? Thanks Sally
Good morning Sally We would be more then happy to give you a quote to Supply and Install a Hammer carpet runner for you on your stairs! If you would like to book an appointment for us to come along and measure up you can call our sales office on ... [ more ]
The carpet store on Goldhawk road W12 . They done my whole place before Christmas, so please with the results and fab customer service
Old G4 MacPro offered for spares. Good condition. Includes keyboard, power cable, but drive removed for obvious security reasons. Was working recently. Now machine does not boot but power comes on briefly. A computer whizz might be able to fix it but ... [ more ]
Hi all, dose anybody know a good garden person to replace two wooden fences and a post
Hi David I can help you with this. Give me a call on 07835201277 Gabor
Hi David. I do fencing. Should you still need someone feel free to give me a ring on 07725 442707 to dicuss the job. Best wishes. Grischa
Anyone recommend a full on garden clearance person who died actually know about plants but can clear large amounts of debris too.
Hi Louise. I am a gardener & landscaper. I do have plant knowledge and I deal with removal. For a mixed waste (ie. green and rubble) I would get a skip. Please feel free to give me a ring on 07725 442707 to discuss the job. Best wishes. Grischa ... [ more ]
Aubrieta, dwarf nasturtium, phoenix nasturtium x 2, music box sunflower, mirabilis x 2, moonwalker sunflower, coreopsis dwarf mix x 3. Happy for them to go all together or break them up. All unopened and within date. collection Balham side of Tooting ... [ more ]
Hi - another streetlifer has claimed them, but if for some reason the arrangement falls through I will let you know.
Take them to Clapham Common Saturday and look for Bandstand Beds, they will take them.
Jennifer Emerson (@Jen_L_Emerson) 23/05/2016, 08:17 #lostdog missing from Matilla Rd, #Tooting last night. She is deaf & chipped. Plse share @TootingInsider pic.twitter.com/MxbPRf3XxJ
Phew! I get so upset reading about lost animals - so glad she's back home!
Me too. I am sooo pleased for you and doggie.