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    new floor/ceiling

    Hi there, Been asked to do a quote for a woman who's bath has caused damage to the floor and downstairs ceiling. Im just a plumber so ive got someone in to quote for the building works. He's on his own (no company) and we've been talking over the work and i just wanted to check if he's going...
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    DFE fire to ILFE

    Hi, Ive got a DFE fire. Opening is 760mm wide, 1000mm tall (from the hearth to the underside of the mantle), 300mm deep. Theres no ventilaltion and Im pretty sure most of the required measurements the standards need are out but i know manufaturers instructions take presidence (which I dont...
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    chase waste pipe party wall

    hi there, does anyone know what the regs/allowances are to chase out a party wall to get a basin waste and tap pipework in? the run's about 1metre. Im pretty sure its brick. It would also be really helpfull for me to know the answer to the same question but for other types of walls that can...
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    multimeter boiler breakdown/service

    yeah that baxi course looks perfect. been trying out the multimeter with batteries, in the meantime, think ill stay away from the mains... thanks!
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    basin waste chasing

    hi there, does anyone know what the regs/allowances are to chase out a party wall to get a basin waste and tap pipework in? the run's about 1metre. Im pretty sure its brick. It would also be really helpfull for me to know the answer to the same question but for other types of walls that can...
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    multimeter boiler breakdown/service

    Hi everyone, Im an apprentice working on alot of boiler breakdowns. The guy I work with never really uses a multimeter for fault finding (unless its on a glowworm and the manual says he has to). I went on my gas course recently and realised there are guys using their multimeters to diagnose a...
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