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by alf1956
Fri Jun 19, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Solar panels and EDP
Replies: 10
Views: 1025

Re: Solar panels and EDP

I have spoken to people who have had quotes for a 16 panel 4kw saying they were €10,000.
by alf1956
Sun Jun 14, 2020 12:02 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Fibre optic broadband
Replies: 11
Views: 1493

Re: Fibre optic broadband

Surprise we cannot have fibre optic for 2 to 3 months
by alf1956
Sun Jun 14, 2020 11:58 am
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Fibre optic broadband
Replies: 3
Views: 773

Re: Fibre optic broadband

What are you in Sam? We were told we have it but then we have been told it wont happen for another 2 to 3 months.
by alf1956
Sun Jun 14, 2020 11:34 am
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Solar panels and EDP
Replies: 10
Views: 1025

Re: Solar panels and EDP

I think it would be a worthwhile exercise to ship over your own solar panels etc as you can buy them over here for approximately a third of what they cost in Portugal.
by alf1956
Fri Jun 05, 2020 9:58 pm
Forum: Buy, sell or exchange
Topic: Villa Clearance Sale
Replies: 8
Views: 898

Re: Villa Clearance Sale

Hello
Would it be possible to email me what items you have for sale please & any photos you may have.
We have a villa at Monte Servo & we are always on the lookout for things.
Regards Alf alfericmarshall@gmail.com
by alf1956
Fri Jun 05, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Solar panels and EDP
Replies: 10
Views: 1025

Re: Solar panels and EDP

I have always found that the they actively discourage solar panels a bit of a strange one & that the fact that they charged you for using solar panels/power absolutely absurd! If they have stopped penalising you for utilising solar energy it is a step forward. Why in country that has an abundance of...
by alf1956
Wed May 13, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Fibre optic broadband
Replies: 11
Views: 1493

Re: Fibre optic broadband

We are at Monte Servo & we have been told we can have fibre optic broadband, I will let you know if it happens.
by alf1956
Tue May 12, 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Fibre optic broadband
Replies: 3
Views: 773

Fibre optic broadband

Just to keep away from the dreaded Corona virus I have heard that we know have fibre optic broadband in the village ?
by alf1956
Tue May 12, 2020 10:55 pm
Forum: General Carvoeiro
Topic: Fibre optic broadband
Replies: 11
Views: 1493

Fibre optic broadband

Just to keep away from the dreaded Corona virus I have heard that we know have fibre optic broadband in the village ?
by alf1956
Tue Apr 28, 2020 10:59 am
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: a good local bank?
Replies: 8
Views: 1179

Re: a good local bank?

I would also advise Millenium
by alf1956
Sat Apr 25, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Winter heating
Replies: 13
Views: 1724

Re: Winter heating

Hello mardi, yes it was Jason from eurocooling his details are on a previous post, I cannot remember the cost as it was last year but he gave me 2 or 3 price options with different types of air con
by alf1956
Thu Apr 23, 2020 8:38 am
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Winter heating
Replies: 13
Views: 1724

Re: Winter heating

Hello mardi Jason who supplied & fitted our villa with air con was very helpful & gave us various options on different types of units with varying prices, he also fitted the system when we were still in the UK & our manager let him in & out & when we arrived 2 weeks later you could not tell he had b...
by alf1956
Wed Apr 22, 2020 9:58 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Winter heating
Replies: 13
Views: 1724

Re: Winter heating

We had aircon put in a few years back in our townhouse on AdM and it is superb as a back up heater. We also have wafer radiators but they are rarely on. Log burner heats lounge & dining room. No need for fire at moment and if it gets cold we simply turn on air con. Also nice on in bedroom about ten...
by alf1956
Wed Apr 22, 2020 9:53 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Winter heating
Replies: 13
Views: 1724

Re: Winter heating

mardi wrote: Wed Apr 22, 2020 3:50 pm Thank you for replying, that’s another vote for air con. Don’t suppose you’d like to share the guys details?
No problem his name is Jason & his company is Euro cooling, I will get you his email & number etc in the next 5 minutes
by alf1956
Tue Apr 21, 2020 9:52 pm
Forum: Property owners forum / Portugal living.
Topic: Winter heating
Replies: 13
Views: 1724

Re: Winter heating

Hello, air con these days is much more economical than it used to be as they use the same principle as the heat air source units that are used for heating swimming pools. I had some fitted last year by a guy who was very good & very competitive price wise