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    how much roughly would a tiler charge

    ok cheers - i had no idea etc of pricing
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    how much roughly would a tiler charge

    I need some tiling done over my sink area - under the sill and to the left hand wall and to the right hand (there will be a unit covering the exposed boiler) and up to where the old tiles were (up to the paintw ork) how much would i expect to pay someone I have had a quote of £150 to fit...
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    what to put on walls prior to wall panels

    I have had a kitchen fitted through Ikea and its been a bit of a disaster. the fitter is great but ikea have been crap in sending out the required parts. Anyway we now have a timing issue in so far as the fitter does not have time now to fit the wall panels which ikea have finally sent. the...
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    do i need underlay for LVT (click system)

    I am having a new kitchen fitted and also new LVT flooring. I currently have vinyl (sheet) flooring. That was fiited by a fitter and he screeded the concrete floor but did not do a great job as there are some patches where the vinyl shows 2 cm depressions underneath and on a couple of areas the...
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    Ikea kitchen and buying my own appliances

    Ikea arranged the fitter and gave me a fixed fee. Surely if the demensions on the appliance are the same then I don't understand why it would cause issues to install. It's a standard fridge freezer. No plumbing etc
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    Changing over consumer unit. Extra costs

    He is supplying the electrician. Don't appear to have an option.
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    Ikea kitchen and buying my own appliances

    Any kitchen fitters here I am buying a kitchen from IKEA and ikea have arranged a fitter IKEA have added their own appliances but I want to add my own as currys come out cheaper Fitter says stick with ikea appliances as non ikea ones may have issues Is there any reason why I have to use...
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    Changing over consumer unit. Extra costs

    I appear to have an existing separate circuit on my current consumer box which is marked oven as I have an existing electric double oven which I intend to change to a new single oven and induction hob I currently have a gas hob
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    Changing over consumer unit. Extra costs

    I am having a kitchen fitted and fitter suggests having a new RCD box fitted to run new induction hob or getting a new consumer unit fitted My current consumer unit is old as it still has fuse wire fuses. However it's under a care plan with my electricity supplier and they say its safe as they...
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    advice on replacing oven

    That's very odd Can that box simply be changed over at a low cost I have had a quote for a kitchen fit and the fitter suggests fitting a small upfront box so that the kitchen appliances are then RCD protected My main box has a number of sockets ie separate shower downstairs ring upstairs...
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    advice on replacing oven

    Excuse my ignorance but what is a filtered socket
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    advice on replacing oven

    Here is the double socket which is in the unit next to double oven. The left socket is the oven and the right one controls the ignition switch for gas hob
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    advice on replacing oven

    I have an oven 15amp ring as well as a downstairs ring
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