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Old 02-07-2012, 11:23
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That's a huge bill! The park I'm on uses gas bottles and eleccy is paid for on a coin meter so I can keep an eye on how much is used. Would the site in Mold allow solar panels?
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Old 02-07-2012, 16:22
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wef have cosy fleece blankets to cover the knees on an evening....I say we loosely as i actually stick my legs in my granddaughters snug hello kitty sleeping bag tho tbh not needed anything the last couple of weeks and not needed to use the leccy blankets or the OFR's either....signs of summer?
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Old 02-07-2012, 17:55
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Guys I cannot see a dehumidifer being any good in a static as the vans have lots of air vents throughout the vans.This means that the dehumidifier will draw dampness into the van from the cooler outside air so you will be useing electricity needlessly and never ever cover these vents as they are also a safety feature.
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Old 02-07-2012, 18:55
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Guys I cannot see a dehumidifer being any good in a static as the vans have lots of air vents throughout the vans.This means that the dehumidifier will draw dampness into the van from the cooler outside air so you will be useing electricity needlessly and never ever cover these vents as they are also a safety feature.
At 65w don't think it will break the bank you would use more with a vacuum cleaner 1600w when you can get warm using a ewbank
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Old 02-07-2012, 20:05
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..but how long do you run a vacuum cleaner for, and how long do you run a dehumidifier for??
Need to get my calculator out for a proper comparison
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At 65w don't think it will break the bank you would use more with a vacuum cleaner 1600w when you can get warm using a ewbank
Lol, tt, i can just see you now, huddled round your 1600watt ewbank vac, trying to keep warm. lmao, it doesn't bear thinking about.
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Old 02-07-2012, 20:36
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Hello
I insulated my caravan floor for about 50-60, found B&Q were selling cylinder jackets
buy 2 get third free worked out at 2 per pack, just got under van and stapled to joists with stapler, definately made a great difference.
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I also use an electric greenhouse we inherited. It is thermostatically controlled and is brill for keeping the chill off and as it is long and low is easy to move around.
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Old 03-07-2012, 18:13
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I might get the underfloor insulation, I always thought it would be more expensive than that!
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Old 03-07-2012, 18:54
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I might get the underfloor insulation, I always thought it would be more expensive than that!
Its even cheaper if you have a diamond over60 card at B&Q
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