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  1. foxhole replied to the thread How to make hole in shelving unit look nice.

    I just bought a cheap one off eBay, like this one, easy to install. https://www.joom.com/en/products/5acd75e18b2c3701e7964c90

    23 Jun 2021 at 9:16 PM
  2. foxhole replied to the thread Single skin wall outhouse uplift.

    You could glue on insulated plasterboard, no batten required , but would not add value as such.A new low level loo would make it look...

    23 Jun 2021 at 7:55 PM
  3. foxhole replied to the thread How to make hole in shelving unit look nice.

    Run cable as Notch suggested then remote control switch for lights, all hidden. Or plug in lights using a wifi switch , again all hidden.

    23 Jun 2021 at 7:48 PM
  4. foxhole replied to the thread What size microwave?.

    Built in microwave often comes with a surround designed for 60cm wide unit and top and bottom are sorted with suitable sized infill panels.

    22 Jun 2021 at 8:34 PM
  5. foxhole replied to the thread Cover for void fireplace opening.

    Plasterboard, cement board? Is it a temporary cover or permanent?

    22 Jun 2021 at 8:31 PM
  6. foxhole replied to the thread damp in bathroom in annex.

    Shed had caused penetrating damp , if wall was soaked could take over 12months to dry depending on weather .

    21 Jun 2021 at 8:20 AM
  7. foxhole replied to the thread PVCU window not locking - adjustment advice needed.

    No screws in the keeps doing may well have moved .

    20 Jun 2021 at 6:56 PM
  8. foxhole replied to the thread Removing efforescence stains from wall.

    As John said no need to touch it, the salts will wash away in the rain .

    20 Jun 2021 at 6:50 PM
  9. foxhole replied to the thread Kitchen Cabinet - cables in the way..

    They never tighten in thermalite in just get crushed by the bolt.

    20 Jun 2021 at 3:23 PM
  10. foxhole replied to the thread Kitchen Cabinet - cables in the way..

    Rawlbolts pull straight out of thermalite and are much too large for kitchen brackets.

    20 Jun 2021 at 1:54 PM
  11. foxhole replied to the thread Kitchen Cabinet - cables in the way..

    You would need a rail to spread the load points, pilot hole serves no purpose in thermalite.Concrete wall will take normal...

    20 Jun 2021 at 12:05 AM
  12. foxhole replied to the thread Kitchen Cabinet - cables in the way..

    Thermalite blocks don’t hold plugs , use 150mm screws straight in, as many as you can .

    19 Jun 2021 at 7:20 PM
  13. foxhole replied to the thread Ceiling cladding around roof hatch.

    Move the loft hatch.

    19 Jun 2021 at 6:56 PM
  14. foxhole replied to the thread Total max weight hangable on single stud.

    50-60MM SCREW.

    19 Jun 2021 at 5:27 PM
  15. foxhole replied to the thread connecting garden hose to Tap.

    Your hose has connector for garden tap not the push fit....

    18 Jun 2021 at 3:07 PM