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    Immersion heater not working past timer

    I think that too. Perhaps the display is working off the internal battery but the internal connections of the timer have had it. I will stick an FCU in its place as a temporary measure to get some hot water and get a new timer tomorrow. Thanks for your input.
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    Immersion heater not working past timer

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    Immersion heater not working past timer

    Fluke T5 voltage / continuity tester Not sure what you mean with the second question
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    Immersion heater not working past timer

    Can you guys offer some help please. Im sure the timer is the issue but the display is showing thats its all working. Immersion heater timer is a Timeguard FST 11A Power to the timer No power to immersion heater with timer switched on Fuse in the timer is is showing continuity 240 volts power...
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    Conservatory ceiling

    Have a look at this thread: http://www.diynot.com/diy/threads/quick-fix-cooling-for-conservatory-roof-before-replacing.436866/page-2#post-3434772
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    Quick fix cooling for Conservatory roof, before replacing...?

    You may choose to vent the void but I haven't yet - its something I am considering doing with 100mm vent cowl - I will most likely add 2 or 3 however if you use the multifoil insulation fixed directly to the roof bars then I'm not sure if you need them but you will have to look into it further...
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    'Suspended' plastic ceiling in conservatory

    The brittle plastic tiles you have look like a thing called a Prismatic diffuser - usually used with 600mm x 600mm "office" lights. The things they are resting on is called suspended ceiling grid. the grid comes in 2 widths (24mm and 15mm wide) If I was you I would take it all down and...
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    Signing off....

    Stroma are £288 per year to be a member of a CPS - by far the cheapest out there.
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    How much plasterboard adhesive?

    Have a look at this data sheet from BG: http://www.gyproc.ae/pdf/Gyproc_Plasterboard_Adhesive.pdf It gives installation details of trowling on the adhesive and also the mixing. Granted it doesn't state what thickness the dabs will be though. Also google the following and it will bring up the...
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    How much plasterboard adhesive?

    British Gypsum state that 1no 25kg bag gives enough for 2 boards (2400x1200) Knauf estimate that 1no 25kg bag will do 4.6m2
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    Quick fix cooling for Conservatory roof, before replacing...?

    My conservatory Floor space is approx 4m x 3.3m Cost wise (approx and off the top of my head) The Timber spaces are at 450mm centres Timbers - £150 Bolts and brackets - £30 100mm Insulation (doubled up) - 24m2 @ £2m2 (2 rolls) Plasterboards - £30 (1800x900x12.5mm) Electrics - £10 Plasterer -...
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    Quick fix cooling for Conservatory roof, before replacing...?

    Untitled by adam1984 posted 13 Jun 2014 at 11:45 AMUntitled by adam1984 posted 13 Jun 2014 at 11:46 AM
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    Quick fix cooling for Conservatory roof, before replacing...?

    Untitled by adam1984 posted 13 Jun 2014 at 11:46 AM Untitled by adam1984 posted 13 Jun 2014 at 11:47 AM
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    Quick fix cooling for Conservatory roof, before replacing...?

    This is what I done to mine 200mm of loft roll in the void. Been up over a year now and its brilliant. Cosy in winter and cool in the summer, Untitled by adam1984 posted 13 Jun 2014 at 11:45 AM Untitled by adam1984 posted 13 Jun 2014 at 11:45 AM Untitled by adam1984 posted 13 Jun 2014 at 11:47 AM
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    Building a Garage - Cost

    Probably way beyond my capabilities! Thanks for the replies guys.
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