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  1. opps replied to the thread Old extractor fan 2-core New fan needs 3 wires.

    Provided that you are only concerned about the humidity rather than "smells" you could just use the two cables and ignore the switched...

    2 Dec 2021 at 2:51 PM
  2. opps replied to the thread Masthead booster- amp location.

    Thanks, I was unaware of that. I now see that they can be purchased...

    2 Dec 2021 at 2:41 PM
  3. opps replied to the thread Masthead booster- amp location.

    Thank you for the comprehensive reply. I will try to focus on it when it is time to put up the TVs.

    2 Dec 2021 at 2:38 PM
  4. opps replied to the thread Sealer / primer for taped and jointed plasterboard.

    So long as it doesn't smell, it will be fine to use. You may need to filter it though. The paint on 10L tins often dries and falls in to...

    1 Dec 2021 at 12:27 PM
  5. opps replied to the thread Cutting edge of roofing "joist".

    Yeah, I have no idea why they didn't go back to brick on the exterior walls and use insulated plasterboard. I only got called in after...

    1 Dec 2021 at 12:22 PM
  6. opps replied to the thread Masthead booster- amp location.

    After looking in to it I did come across other people saying the same thing. I can only imagine that the copyright/patent expired or...

    1 Dec 2021 at 12:16 PM
  7. opps replied to the thread Cutting edge of roofing "joist".

    Hi all I shall take better photos with dimensions and post back. It isn't my house, I am decorating the room. And no, I did not do the...

    30 Nov 2021 at 3:45 PM
  8. opps replied to the thread Masthead booster- amp location.

    Thanks for the reply. I think the loft aerial and cable are probably 5 to 10 years old (I am guessing though). The connectors used...

    30 Nov 2021 at 3:25 PM
  9. opps replied to the thread Masthead booster- amp location.

    Thanks for the reply. The CT100 was purchased from Toolstation https://www.toolstation.com/search?q=ct100 Loads of firms make and...

    30 Nov 2021 at 2:36 PM
  10. opps replied to the thread Fixing a gouge in a wooden floor.

    It is only two floorboards. They can be sanded back without damaging the neighbouring ones. That is about an hour of sanding though,...

    29 Nov 2021 at 4:21 PM
  11. opps replied to the thread Fixing a gouge in a wooden floor.

    But epoxy won't accept the stain..

    29 Nov 2021 at 4:10 PM
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    Masthead booster- amp location

    Hi all. A friend has moved in to a new home. I chased and ran three lengths of CT100 up to the loft. I happened to have a spare 4 port...

    Forum: Audio Visual

    29 Nov 2021 at 4:04 PM
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    Cutting edge of roofing "joist"

    Hi all I am about to decorate a bathroom. The house is end of terrace. The roof is pitched in three planes. That is to say, it doesn't...

    roof joist.jpg

    Forum: Roofing and Guttering

    29 Nov 2021 at 11:58 AM
  14. opps replied to the thread Tumble dryer alternative lock..

    Those rectangular (swiveling) catches that are used to keep shed doors shut would work- provided that you used a nylon collar and or...

    28 Nov 2021 at 12:58 PM
  15. opps replied to the thread Removing cabinet support legs for double oven.

    Are you planning to address the mold on the wall?

    28 Nov 2021 at 12:47 PM