The Forums Home | FAQ | Forum | Swap Meet | Gallery | Tech Tips | Events | Features | Search | Hoo-Ya Shop
Positive thinking ...
We are still asking:
What did you
get done on
your Bolt today

The question, initially posted May 23, 2005, was:
"Whatcha do on your Bolt
this weekend?"

After 51,906,997 views, 7378 replies over 185 pages, this thread in General Truck Talk is a happening! And it's not just weekends anymore.

Now with pictures
and No BOTS.

So ...

What did you get done on your Bolt today????

Stovebolt Site Search
Oh Lord, I just gotta find it....

A pdf guide to help you search the Site

Old Truck Calendars
Months of truck photos!
Nothing like an old truck calendar

Stovebolt Calendars

Check for details!

Who's Online Now
8 members (carbking, EdPruss, Harold46, D B Cooper, klhansen, 1 invisible), 103 guests, and 3 robots.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Statistics
Most Online1,229
Jan 21st, 2020
Image Posting Policy
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
New houses
#1438421 Sun Jan 23 2022 04:40 PM
Joined: Apr 2005
Posts: 2,996
New houses aren't even distant cousins to ones built in the 70's or in case of my country house which was built right after WW2. Our daughters new house is so tight it has an air exchange system and the furnace came on THREE times in a 24 hour period with temp in the 30's daytime and low 20's at night. When it gets in the 20's my country house, which is wood frame and on concrete blocks, the furnace comes on and stays on till the propane tank runs dry. My Plano house furnace comes on twice an hour for about ten minutes. It has 3" fiberglass bats in the walls and a foot of blown glass in the ceiling. Country house has one foot of blown glass on ceiling only. Daughters has 2x6 studs with foam insulation, bottom plates sealed to concrete slab, triple gas filled glass, and sealed electrical outlets. Cost: Plano $23k (1970), Country $32k (2005) and daughters $560K (2021). $528k will buy a lot of propane.

Re: New houses
coilover #1438433 Sun Jan 23 2022 05:12 PM
Joined: Nov 2004
Posts: 2,352
Workshop Owner
House prices are absolutely crazy. Property valuations determine real estate taxes. Even long after a house is paid for, it's possible to not be able to afford living in your own home due to unfair real estate taxation.


J Lucas

1941 Chevy 1/2-Ton
1942 Chevy 1.5-Ton SWB
1959 Chevy Apache 31 Fleetside
1959 Chevy Apache 32 Fleetside
1959 Chevy Viking 40

My Flicker Photos! []

Moderated by  Justhorsenround 

Link Copied to Clipboard
Home | FAQ | Forum | Swap Meet | Gallery | Tech Tips | Events | Features | Search | Hoo-Ya Shop
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.4