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Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 07-29-2018, 08:44 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 164
Posted By Sinclair
Cleaning rubber around pool lip

Hello everyone,

Quick maintenance question for you. Our pool has a rubberish band around the top, between the tiles and the rim of the pool. Over time it's gotten yellowish in patches (see...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 07-20-2018, 06:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 715
Posted By Sinclair
We spoke with the builder of the boathouse, who...

We spoke with the builder of the boathouse, who was kind enough to talk with other owners who have faced similar problems.

The plan is to hand wash the walls and ceiling with a light bleach...
Forum: General Discussion 07-12-2018, 07:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,479
Posted By Sinclair
Yes, and to take the point further the lake isn't...

Yes, and to take the point further the lake isn't "everyone's" property or "our" property -- it's the State of New Hampshire's property, like a state park. The State gets to make whatever rules it...
Forum: Boating 07-12-2018, 06:52 AM
Replies: 537
Views: 46,485
Posted By Sinclair
It looks beautiful. Congratulations!

It looks beautiful. Congratulations!
Forum: General Discussion 07-12-2018, 06:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,479
Posted By Sinclair
Yes. Page 3 of the PDF I posted has a nice...

Yes. Page 3 of the PDF I posted has a nice diagram of this.
Forum: General Discussion 07-11-2018, 09:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,479
Posted By Sinclair
If your neighbor is installing a proper dock,...

If your neighbor is installing a proper dock, this document nicely covers the rights of abutters: https://www.des.nh.gov/organization/commissioner/pip/factsheets/wet/documents/wb-19.pdf
Forum: General Discussion 07-11-2018, 09:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,479
Posted By Sinclair
Moorings require a permit, per...

Moorings require a permit, per https://www.nh.gov/safety/divisions/nhsp/fob/marine-patrol/moorings/faq.html

The mooring must have a decal on it; otherwise, it's not properly permitted and can be...
Forum: Boating 07-09-2018, 12:22 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,370
Posted By Sinclair
Very wise words. One thing that may have...

Very wise words.

One thing that may have gotten lost since the OP is that a man and two young boys were trying to have a nice time on the lake and were treated atrociously. Please let me express...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 07-02-2018, 11:44 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,600
Posted By Sinclair
I heard a good theory today. Apparently the...

I heard a good theory today. Apparently the turkey population is high this year, causing foxes to turn their attention away from small rodents.

We've seen a ton of chipmunks this year.
Forum: General Discussion 07-01-2018, 07:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,702
Posted By Sinclair
We've recently started applying After-Bite to the...

We've recently started applying After-Bite to the kids (sans the scratching/bleeding) and it's been very successful.
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 07-01-2018, 07:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,841
Posted By Sinclair
Quick update on this: better than leaving a pile...

Quick update on this: better than leaving a pile of speedy dry is to put a small amount on the stain (more of a dusting) and rub it into the asphalt with a broom or bristle brush. The result just...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 06-25-2018, 06:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 715
Posted By Sinclair
Mold in boathouse

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Hello everyone,

We get mold in the boathouse every year (see attached picture). It gets on the walls and ceilings, especially in crevices. It's really a bummer.

It's not hard to remove...
Forum: General Discussion 06-22-2018, 02:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,909
Posted By Sinclair
We've had consistent challenges with this in...

We've had consistent challenges with this in Wolfeboro too. Even with a whole house surge protector we've lost some expensive electronics (that were on their own protectors too).

I was looking...
Forum: Boating 06-22-2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 537
Views: 46,485
Posted By Sinclair
I vote for human slingshot

I vote for human slingshot
Forum: Boating 06-14-2018, 11:52 AM
Replies: 537
Views: 46,485
Posted By Sinclair
Unfortunately it looks like they won't be...

Unfortunately it looks like they won't be launching imminently. Their Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/thedivelakewinni/) shows a video from two weeks ago which makes it look like they have a...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 06-10-2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,841
Posted By Sinclair
We were in the exact same situation as the OP --...

We were in the exact same situation as the OP -- down to the @&$^@C% relative. We have an asphalt driveway. Here's what worked and what didn't:

First tried Dawn and a ton of elbow grease. Stain...
Forum: Restaurant Information & Reviews 06-04-2018, 06:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,478
Posted By Sinclair
Their bakery is also outstanding.

Their bakery is also outstanding.
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 05-18-2018, 09:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,412
Posted By Sinclair
What do you mean by "top deck fencing?" Did you...

What do you mean by "top deck fencing?" Did you put a fence around your boat bays? How did you secure it to the floor?

Thank you so much!
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 05-16-2018, 02:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 628
Posted By Sinclair
More on the budget end of things, the previous...

More on the budget end of things, the previous owners of our home used Victor Castro (978-228-9605). He brings a large team and they get the job done at scale. For interior we used someone local...
Forum: General Discussion 05-16-2018, 10:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,924
Posted By Sinclair
I didn't realize my comment would provoke such...

I didn't realize my comment would provoke such emotion!

I do believe it's helpful to think about how a tragedy could be avoided. Ask yourself: if a child had been killed, would you have the same...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 05-15-2018, 01:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,412
Posted By Sinclair
Just a quick update for anyone who is also...

Just a quick update for anyone who is also struggling with otters (or wants an excuse to post more puns):

We initially started with a radio (on 24 hours a day) and the animal motion detector. This...
Forum: General Discussion 05-14-2018, 09:28 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,924
Posted By Sinclair
You are completely right. With the ice cream shop...

You are completely right. With the ice cream shop there, often it's children sitting on that bench. I hope they report on the cause to give us comfort it won't happen again.
Forum: Boating 05-11-2018, 02:02 PM
Replies: 537
Views: 46,485
Posted By Sinclair
Agreed. It seems discordant with the lake that...

Agreed. It seems discordant with the lake that way.
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 05-11-2018, 09:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,186
Posted By Sinclair
One of our neighbors used Northeast Dock and...

One of our neighbors used Northeast Dock and Barge, had a good experience. They are in Wolfeboro but cover the whole lake I think. 855-633-6257
Forum: Boating 05-10-2018, 10:33 PM
Replies: 537
Views: 46,485
Posted By Sinclair
One of the partners, Jamie, has a credible...

One of the partners, Jamie, has a credible background according to his bio. He worked in marine construction and also managed a bar. Hopefully he will have done his research.

The branding does...
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