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    Levelling across interior wall, am I missing anything?

    Thank you for the reply. I did not know that, so thank you very much for that. This is upstairs so the only thing above it is the loft space. I'm assuming that's where I'd be able to see which direction the ceiling joists are running? Sorry for the basic questions, I've only ever lived in...
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    Levelling across interior wall, am I missing anything?

    Hi all, I just wanted to check with people more experienced than I that I've not missed anything major with this job of levelling out this wall. Myself and my partner are due to complete on this house soon and in the master bedroom, there is a jut where built-in wardrobes used to be...
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    Is this brick damage anything to worry about? (Potential damp)

    Sorry for my ignorance but is the solution to this just to get it repointed or do you think the DPC might need a replacement? Also, I'm assuming this won't be a structural issue? I was concerned with the greening bricks in the lower right corner above the DPC and cracked mortar potentially...
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    Is this brick damage anything to worry about? (Potential damp)

    Brilliant thanks for this, I spoke to someone else today who seemed to think that the row just needed repointing and like you said the mortar has cracked. In regards to the green bricks I meant these bricks on the low level on the right rather than the one above the new waste pipe I was...
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    Is this brick damage anything to worry about? (Potential damp)

    Hi all, Currently in the process of purchasing a 3-bed semi-detached house built in 1971 and have a couple of concerns about the condition of some of the bricks at the front of the house (which is north-facing). Firstly the below - I have no idea what this would be but looks like a crack all...
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