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Forum: General Discussion 10-17-2021, 09:10 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,044
Posted By BroadHopper
View tax

So the state now deems that property with a view as a location plus so the state deems that that property should be taxed at its so called selling price.

At the time of the new appraisal that shot...
Forum: Automotive 10-17-2021, 08:31 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 617
Posted By BroadHopper
Sounds like the battery

Any battery fully charged should show 12+ volts, almost 13 volts. After a full charge, it should not be 10 volts, the battery is dead. You can check the fluid level if the fluids are below the plates...
Forum: General Discussion 10-16-2021, 09:29 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,044
Posted By BroadHopper
Partly right. The family estate on the lake was...

Partly right. The family estate on the lake was 'taxed out' in the late '90s when the state took over evaluations using the 'view' tax. Neither the state or town had options back then other than...
Forum: General Discussion 10-15-2021, 03:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,894
Posted By BroadHopper
My grandparents, VT farmers, use to tell me to...

My grandparents, VT farmers, use to tell me to eat a lot of garlic when venturing out in the fields. Wards of bugs! Never thought of ticks!
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 10-15-2021, 03:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,207
Posted By BroadHopper
Sign of the time!

Over-optimistic is a polite term to use for the current contractors.

I use Piper Roofing. As stated elsewhere, offseason and have their own transportation. They do all kinds of roofs!
Forum: Automotive 10-15-2021, 02:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 902
Posted By BroadHopper
Actually, you have 2 bullets. Not 3. But I assume...

Actually, you have 2 bullets. Not 3. But I assume your 2 questions are in 2.

1. As stated if there is an arrow or 'outside' on the sidewall, yes they are directional. Installing the tires wrong...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 10-15-2021, 09:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,435
Posted By BroadHopper
Siding

Make sure you are knowledgeable about sidings, especially the installation process and maintenance. I've seen far too many bad installs and improper maintenance.

The worst installs were vinyl...
Forum: Automotive 10-15-2021, 08:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 902
Posted By BroadHopper
Directional tires

Been around for decades. They either have 'Outside' written on the sidewall or arrows indicating the direction of rotation. Quality tire installers pay attention to the mounting of tires, like...
Forum: General Discussion 10-15-2021, 08:35 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,044
Posted By BroadHopper
Bingo! Why the Walmart side of the lake will...

Bingo! Why the Walmart side of the lake will become another 'Miami'.
Forum: Boating 10-14-2021, 02:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,039
Posted By BroadHopper
App does not tell you gas dock is close. FYI...

App does not tell you gas dock is close.

FYI Lakeport Landing is close for the season. They are upgrading the fuel delivery system.
Forum: General Discussion 10-13-2021, 08:21 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,044
Posted By BroadHopper
Investing

That's a loaded question. I good financial advisor that is independent of any investment firm is a good start. Try your bank or credit union.

Check to see if there is a local investment club....
Forum: General Discussion 10-10-2021, 12:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,549
Posted By BroadHopper
Holderness School

That's cheap compared to Holderness School. My granddaughter's tuition and board are $70,000 a year!
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 10-10-2021, 06:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,463
Posted By BroadHopper
Condensing furnace

The mini-splits are great in the summer. Highly recommended for cooling and mild weather heating but as stated above, not efficient for cold weather.

As for winter use, a condensing furnace is...
Forum: General Discussion 10-05-2021, 06:21 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,448
Posted By BroadHopper
Read the book 'The Greatest Generation' by Tom...

Read the book 'The Greatest Generation' by Tom Brokaw. It's a fact that this generation knows how to be frugal and knows the value of saving for the future. But as always history is never learned.
...
Forum: General Discussion 09-22-2021, 08:16 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,596
Posted By BroadHopper
It was stated in a segment on NH Chronicles, they...

It was stated in a segment on NH Chronicles, they had an acoustic engineer strategically place the speakers for excellent sound. The theater itself is design to eliminate echoing as the walls are not...
Forum: Restaurant Information & Reviews 09-22-2021, 08:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,364
Posted By BroadHopper
Fried Clams

Union Diner and T-Bones both have excellent whole belly clams. Unfortunately they are specials and not on the regular menus. All good things.............
Forum: Automotive 09-21-2021, 09:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 972
Posted By BroadHopper
German Motorsport Gilford

Next to Skip King across from Hannaford

Service all my German vehicles for decades. Reliable, honest and second to none.

Current fleet 2005 C240 wagon at 163K and 2014 allroad at 53K.

Good...
Forum: General Discussion 09-20-2021, 12:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,357
Posted By BroadHopper
Builder

Serious to see who did the project design and build. It's certainly Bensonwood style!
Forum: Marketplace 09-17-2021, 07:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 807
Posted By BroadHopper
Laconia Daily Sun

Has a number of apartments listed in the want ads.
Forum: Winter Sports 09-17-2021, 07:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,531
Posted By BroadHopper
Hall of Fame link ...

Hall of Fame link
https://skihall.com/hall-of-famers/penny-pitou/
Wikipedia link
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Penny_Pitou

I occasionally see Penny hiking around the Belknap County range and at...
Forum: General Discussion 09-17-2021, 07:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,710
Posted By BroadHopper
Wolfeboro Bay

If you enter the bay on the extreme left and stay outside the white markers, you may be able to enter under the bridge to the public docks. The docks are open to the public. Water is low but not that...
Forum: Automotive 09-15-2021, 08:20 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 42,297
Posted By BroadHopper
Regular washing of a vehicle is just about all...

Regular washing of a vehicle is just about all one can do. Today's cars are must less rust-prone than cars decades ago.

I talk to reliable auto body techs and they say the same, regular washes....
Forum: Restaurant Information & Reviews 09-13-2021, 07:22 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,937
Posted By BroadHopper
Not a restaurant but the best lobster rolls at a...

Not a restaurant but the best lobster rolls at a reasonable price. Vista Foods downtown Laconia.
Forum: Boating 09-12-2021, 10:23 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 8,037
Posted By BroadHopper
Size matters?

The 454 Magnum puts out 350 HP. But with a lot of weight!
The 2.0 TDI Audi 4 cylinder at stage 1 is also 350HP. With much less weight!
I'm assuming the HP to weight ratio put the smaller engine...
Forum: Boating 09-12-2021, 09:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,392
Posted By BroadHopper
Radar on Winni

Been on the lake for 60 years. If you have your chart, a good compass, and know how to read them, you should be good. Even when foggy! Lately, the GPS and Google Maps do a great job on the cell...
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