$180K in the south still buys a real house.
I remember the sand fleas.
They would land on your face and standing at attention you could not swat them.
And the Drill Instructors were all on the look out for flea swatters.
Swatting one at attention did not end well,push ups or squat thrusts were the standard punishments sometime it would be...
I went to boot camp at Parris Island and then they sent us to Camp Lejeune for infantry training.
I was at Pendleton for a couple of weeks for what they called Zero week.
Zero week was extra training before they sent us to Viet Nam.
A friend of mine has a great house in Mexico that he rents out.
It sleeps 12 people.
If 12 adults split the cost equally it's cheaper then a luxury hotel in the same location.
Plus it has 2 kitchens and a roof top pool.
It's in Puerto Vallarta.
I'm in the same boat.
Do not turn it in.
The residual on my car is $9200.
My dealer offered me $15,500 to buy it.
I walk away with $6300.
Now with my Hyundai I have to sell it to a Hyundai dealer.
The only way around this is to buy the car and hang on to the title for 30 days then sell it to the...
I really doubt you have varnish unless you know for sure.
Do you have site finished wood or prefinished?
More likely polyurethane or water based finish if site finished.
If prefinished check the manufactures recommendations for touch up, they use a proprietary finish most likely with aluminum...