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  1. conny replied to the thread Euros - England vs Germany.

    Are the next games the knockout stages?

    24 Jun 2021 at 8:05 AM
  2. conny replied to the thread What have you been doing today?.

    Poppies are running rampant all over this year. College gardens have got them sprouting up everywhere and 12 months ago it was a...

    23 Jun 2021 at 10:23 PM
  3. conny replied to the thread What have you bought today?.

    A reel of 4.0mm T&E cables, some 5mm dome head screws with nyloc nuts and flat washers to secure my shed doors from outside intrusion.

    23 Jun 2021 at 10:08 PM
  4. conny replied to the thread Table top base.

    Many years ago I bought some parquet flooring which came in 12" square sheets. The blocks were simply butted up to each other and held...

    23 Jun 2021 at 8:42 AM
  5. conny replied to the thread Cable across surface of insulation..

    Have to think of an alternative route then. Thank you. Sorry, I may have mis-read your reply. Are you saying 'No there is no problem',...

    23 Jun 2021 at 8:26 AM
  6. conny replied to the thread Blue circle v Tarmac postcrete.

    I used 10 bags of Tarmac when constructing my shed base supports a few weeks ago. Plenty of aggregate and set really quick, (about 10...

    22 Jun 2021 at 8:42 PM
  7. conny posted a new thread.

    Cable across surface of insulation.

    I'm about to insulate my new workshop with 40mm glass fibre boards which have a fire resistant surface into 50mm recess between the...

    Forum: Electrics UK

    22 Jun 2021 at 8:31 PM
  8. conny replied to the thread Safety goggles for glasses wearers.

    I agree, swimming goggles are NOT safety goggles, however I assumed, rightly or wrongly, the OP was trying to stop dust/dirt getting...

    22 Jun 2021 at 8:26 AM
  9. conny replied to the thread Safety goggles for glasses wearers.

    Could you wear a small pair of swimming goggles under your glasses? You can get what appear to be ones with very small eye pieces which...

    21 Jun 2021 at 9:05 PM
  10. conny replied to the thread How do you decide where to drill the ceiling.

    Can't believe this has had 12 replies and we still don't know if the light has been fitted! :rolleyes:

    21 Jun 2021 at 9:06 AM
  11. conny replied to the thread ASHP installation / mount point and draingage.

    Only suggestion I have is to construct a plinth for the unit to stand on to avoid unsightly, (and trip/damage hazard), pipes running...

    20 Jun 2021 at 10:36 AM
  12. conny replied to the thread Broken Front Door step.

    I would take off the remaining tiles, box it in, and cast a new 'overslab'. You could then re-tile it to your choice.

    20 Jun 2021 at 10:32 AM
  13. conny replied to the thread Trimming fence panels in situ.

    Have they been jammed in or have they just swollen with the recent rains? If they have swollen it may be worthwhile waiting for warmer...

    20 Jun 2021 at 10:28 AM
  14. conny replied to the thread Clematis out of control.

    I'm not a gardener per se, but if it was mine I would try cutting the deadwood back to the height of the fence to begin with. Leave it...

    20 Jun 2021 at 10:23 AM
  15. conny replied to the thread pet peeves.

    Welcome to the mad house Gaogier. Thank you for your signature. My stepson has Aspergers so I understand where you are coming from and...

    18 Jun 2021 at 9:58 PM