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Post by Ben Reilly on Thu Jan 17, 2019 3:32 am

What do you do? I'd love some tips on how to deal with people who keep you up at night Smile

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Post by Ben Reilly on Thu Jan 17, 2019 3:35 am

I mean, should I just call the cops?

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Post by Guest on Thu Jan 17, 2019 3:38 am

>THE Ben Reilly< wrote:I mean, should I just call the cops?

Waste of time doing that.

Fight fire with fire

Wiat until they clearly are asleep and then get very noisy yourself.

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Post by Ben Reilly on Thu Jan 17, 2019 3:41 am

But what if they have me at an advantage because I'm (apparently) more tired than them?

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Post by Guest on Thu Jan 17, 2019 3:46 am

>THE Ben Reilly< wrote:But what if they have me at an advantage because I'm (apparently) more tired than them?

Get out more for some fresh air and walking. You are less l ikely to be tired.

You could simple try to reason with your neighbours of course

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Post by Guest on Thu Jan 17, 2019 3:51 am

Anyway Ben, I hope you get it resolved.

Have a busy long day ahead, so hope you get some rest and sleep

Have agood day

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Post by Maddog on Thu Jan 17, 2019 5:14 am

>THE Ben Reilly< wrote:What do you do? I'd love some tips on how to deal with people who keep you up at night Smile

You spelled it right the first time.

I've never really had that problem. I would hope that I could talk to them, but I know some folks are unreasonable.

I wouldn't call the cops unless I tried talking to them, and they were making noise past say 10 pm.

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Post by Eilzel on Thu Jan 17, 2019 5:27 am

'Noisy Neighbours' was a derogatory term used by Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson to describe Manchester City (the greatest English football team of the 2010s!).

If the example is there, then there is literally nothing you can do but accept a continuous ass-kicking by said 'Noisy Neighbours' over the next decade cheers Laughing

On a less football related (and more helpful!) note yeah, talk to them, then call the police Neutral

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Post by Syl on Thu Jan 17, 2019 4:06 pm

>THE Ben Reilly< wrote:I mean, should I just call the cops?

Have you actually TALKED to them about it?

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Post by nicko on Thu Jan 17, 2019 4:21 pm

If they play Music loudly, do the same. If they bang doors, do the same. If they Argue loudly, do the same, but do it late at night !
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Post by Original Quill on Thu Jan 17, 2019 5:42 pm

nicko wrote:If they play Music loudly,  do the same.  If they bang doors,  do the same. If they Argue loudly, do the same, but do it late at night !

That could be counter-productive, and consume most of your free time. Rolling Eyes

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Post by nicko on Thu Jan 17, 2019 6:08 pm

I have a big Gun Laughing
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Post by Fred Moletrousers on Thu Jan 17, 2019 6:25 pm

I regularly yell at the sheep over my garden fence to shut up, but the buggers never take any notice of me.
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Post by eddie on Thu Jan 17, 2019 9:13 pm

Get some ear plugs. Or just shout at them. Or play really loud Willie Nelson songs when they’re asleep.

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