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  1. ^woody^ replied to the thread Waste pipe in way of pvc porch.

    No chance. You'll need a make up piece up the wall and cut that.

    14 Jul 2020 at 10:31 PM
  2. ^woody^ replied to the thread Hammerite paint not drying "hammered".

    That would be wrong

    14 Jul 2020 at 10:27 PM
  3. ^woody^ replied to the thread Reciprocating saw with masonry blade - breeze blocks.

    Yes

    14 Jul 2020 at 4:59 PM
  4. ^woody^ replied to the thread Location of vertical radiator in room?.

    Normally you site a radiator based on it heating up the room with no draughts, not on views out of the window. o_O

    14 Jul 2020 at 4:58 PM
  5. ^woody^ replied to the thread celotex and condensation.

    Risk is 0-1%

    14 Jul 2020 at 4:55 PM
  6. ^woody^ attached a file to the thread How wide can joints be in mortar for dwarf wall greenhouse.

    We ran out of sand on this job around the corner, so we improvised. I've not had any complaints, and the bloke there likes wearing...

    f5d8fbe0b0ea4354134b0181b477b264--tropical-house-design-tropical-space.jpg 14 Jul 2020 at 4:50 PM
  7. ^woody^ replied to the thread How wide can joints be in mortar for dwarf wall greenhouse.

    Bear in mind that mortar is intended to keep the bricks apart, not together.

    14 Jul 2020 at 11:07 AM
  8. ^woody^ replied to the thread Using tools but not for the purpose they were intended.....

    Pilsbury will be proud of that bodge

    13 Jul 2020 at 9:18 PM
  9. ^woody^ replied to the thread Hammerite paint not drying "hammered".

    No it's not got the shiny bits in the tin. Comparing it with another colour I got at the same time, I'd say they put smooth paint in the...

    13 Jul 2020 at 7:48 PM
  10. ^woody^ replied to the thread Removing and replacing asbestos insulation board.

    Supalux is very expensive. Masterboard, or one of the MgO boards such as Eco/Econic board or more common Hardybacker board will do. 11...

    13 Jul 2020 at 7:43 PM
  11. ^woody^ replied to the thread Clay Gulley Repair.

    Just drop a new hopper in, fill the gap around it with a polythene bag, and concrete around it.

    13 Jul 2020 at 7:37 PM
  12. ^woody^ replied to the thread Is this Hygroscopic salts?.

    Plus something called gravity. Oh, and pressure. And err, salinity. Viscosity, yes add that. While we are at it, porosity.

    13 Jul 2020 at 2:46 PM
  13. ^woody^ replied to the thread Is this Hygroscopic salts?.

    Do us all a favour then Megamind, educate us or STFU.

    13 Jul 2020 at 2:42 PM
  14. ^woody^ posted a new thread.

    Hammerite paint not drying "hammered"

    I've just used some Hammerite hammered paint, and it's dried smooth not hammered. Yes I followed the instructions and have used it lots...

    Forum: Decorating and Painting

    13 Jul 2020 at 11:06 AM
  15. ^woody^ replied to the thread Help! Rusty roof slates....

    I did my front path with some nice cheap stone from India.

    13 Jul 2020 at 12:05 AM