I've just had my 1954 semi re-roofed. The house has a hip roof.
A dry ridge system was used.
But they used mortar in a couple of places: at the...
Yes, I'm not totally convinced about that being the cause either.
About 10 years ago, there was a blockage in the inspection chamber (which is...
It's an average 3-bedroom semi detached house, built in 1954.
There is just one toilet upstairs.
There used to be a downstairs toilet, but that...
Thanks to everyone for your replies.
The idea of potentially messing with asbestos cement worries me.
I'm not sure whether to have a sample...
It switches to PVC near the bottom.
(There used to be a downstairs toilet.)
The drains people put a camera through and said it's OK.
My cast iron soil pipe does not seem to be leaking, but there are sometimes bad smells - presumably because the joints are in a poor state.
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