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    Painting Plaster On Papered Walls?

    Its been painted a few times now and the paper has started to peel and it had a few tares :(
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    Painting Plaster On Papered Walls?

    Many thanks Nige, I best get started with the sugar soap then :-O
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    Painting Plaster On Papered Walls?

    Evening, we had a loft extension built in 2000 and the walls in the stairwell leading to it were boarded and skimmed over, I then papered the walls but now want to paint them. I have just removed all the paper with a wall paper steamer and noticed that the walls were very slippery (obviously...
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    Rules & Regs For Bathrooms

    Andy, it was on the wall that I have removed :( Thanks
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    Rules & Regs For Bathrooms

    Thanks John, your comments make sense so I shall track one down, do you know if there is a list of qualified electricians eg like Gas Safe as I wouldn't like to get one that's says they are but not ? Swampus
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    Rules & Regs For Bathrooms

    Thanks for your reply EFLImpudence, The new shower will not be electric, (boiler heated). I would prefer getting an electrician in to do all the work, but as mentioned before I heard that they would not do it unless the current spec of wiring of the rest of the house was up to todays standard...
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    Rules & Regs For Bathrooms

    Many Thanks Winston1 :)
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    Rules & Regs For Bathrooms

    Rules & Regs for bathrooms, Could someone please give me the lowdown on what can or cannot be done with bathroom lighting by a home DIY'er? My story, I have knocked down the wall in between my bathroom and airing cupboard, as I am wanting to turn the old cupboard into a shower. I have an...
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    Swann Camera Compatibility

    Thanks secureiam, I bought it from Amazon so no chance of advice there, I have done some research and I have found the correct cameras now, My DVR is the Swann Pro so its just a case of matching cameras to the system, I was going for the SWPRO-H586PK2, £30 more but it will all be 1080p. Once...
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    Swann Camera Compatibility

    Hi, I am in the process of installing a Swann cctv system to my house, the model no is DVR84550, I will need to purchase some additional cameras and was looking at the dome kit SWPRO-736PK2 £99 and SWPRO-H855PK2 1080p HD Bullet £50,Both from Amazon. Could anyone confirm compatibility for me...
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    Arcam Amp Setup Advice

    I have to mention that I had the pleasure of meeting Lucid last Sunday (6/04/2014) He said that he could improve my set up, I took him up and he came around and after a few non alcoholic drinks and a wee chat he got in there and started to do his bit. After 3 hours and lots of chit chat boys...
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    Arcam Amp Setup Advice

    Have PM you, please contact me if you have not received it. Swamps :)
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    Arcam Amp Setup Advice

    Thanks again Lucid and apologise for the late reply, I haven’t had a chance to try out your recommended settings as of yet but will do as soon as I can. I have no excuse for not reading the manual fully so I won’t try to make one, so all I can say is once again is thanks for all your input. I...
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    Arcam Amp Setup Advice

    Thanks Sam Gangee, I thought it might have something to do with that but thought its better to ask and get a correct answer. Sometimes when watching things on Sky I thought to myself its out of sync but then you turn the channel over and it's fine, am I loosing my marbles who knows ??? Yes...
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    Arcam Amp Setup Advice

    Hi Lucid, Sorry for the delay in replying but I have been busy with work and things but I have also been into the amps menu and had a play with the settings. Some really nice setups that you have installed, very nice indeed, I’m hoping one day when we move out of our present house to...
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