Jump to content

Sell up and move?

  • Please log in to reply
2 replies to this topic

#1 Lilymoon

Posted 17 December 2012 - 07:03 PM

Ok so we get back from overseas and have heard our neighbours dogs barking again.Before I left I went back and forth with them and the council for a year finally before we left they seemed to be better. Now they are just the same I have no energy to deal with this. I just want to sell and move.To clarify the dogs bark on and off for 4 hours a night and every morning for half an hour at 6 and on and off Saturday and Sunday. Our neighbours yard is only 2 meters from our living room and the sound is so loud you can't hear the TV.DH wants stay and double glaze our living room windows but no guarantee it will works and I don't want to spend money we have.Feeling pretty depressed and upset as our hours minder said he hadn't heard the, at all. We have been gone for 2 months for DH's work

Sorry for typos using iPad

#2 Superman+4sisters

Posted 17 December 2012 - 07:09 PM

Do the double glazing first. Either it will help you deal with the noise, or it will mask the issue for potential buyers. Either way it is money well spent.

#3 Holidayromp

Posted 17 December 2012 - 07:14 PM

I agree with pp.  But I still think you should go back through the council again.  Clearly previous tactics are not working so something more 'dramatic' needs to be done.

I am not sure whether going the legal route would be a good idea.

1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users

  • The Boxtrolls is due for release September 18.

    Movie review: The Boxtrolls

    Alan Snow?s bestselling novel, Here Be Monsters, offered the creators of Coraline and ParaNorman the perfect tale for their latest stop-motion animation film about a family of box-dwelling trolls who live under the streets of Cheesebridge.

  • Lah-Lah's Adventures airs on the Cbeebies channel on Foxtel and Austar.

    'Lah-Lah's Adventures' a musical treat for young and old

    Sydney-siders with tiny tots have been loyal followers of the Lah-Lah band for many years but the boisterous children?s music group from the inner-west continue to grow their following with their own television series.

  • ebk-canonD30-thumb

    Win 1 of 5 Canon Powershot D30 cameras

    Capture life more easily with the Canon Powershot D30. Shockproof, waterproof and dustproof, you can take it almost anywhere and shoot beautiful images, time after time. Enter now!

  • ppcard-thumb

    Win a $200 Pumpkin Patch voucher

    Fill out this quick survey and tell us in 25 words or less: what is your best pregnancy or parenting tip?

  • quotes-320

    Wise words from kids movies

    The movies we watched as kids had a lot more to offer than just entertainment. Here's ten wise quotes from kids movies.

  • yoda

    31 iconic family films from the 1980s

    If you grew up in the 1980s there will be a number of films that are close to your heart. Here are 31 of the most iconic for you to watch with your own kids.

Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.