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  1. ^woody^ replied to the thread Can a soffit be made bigger.

    The other thing is that if that's a loft, then you are getting reduced headroom and space.

    25 Jan 2020 at 10:18 PM
  2. ^woody^ replied to the thread Log Cabin as teenager bedroom , planning ?.

    Ask what time the officer wants to come and inspect the shack with the sofa bed removed, and just remove it for that time. No planners...

    25 Jan 2020 at 10:15 PM
  3. ^woody^ replied to the thread Log Cabin as teenager bedroom , planning ?.

    .. the OP needs to move into a house! :rolleyes:

    25 Jan 2020 at 10:10 PM
  4. ^woody^ replied to the thread SOUND INSULATION AND BUILDING REGS... QUESTION PLS.

    NO

    25 Jan 2020 at 10:06 PM
  5. ^woody^ replied to the thread The Chinese flu outbreak .......wonder why there's panic ?.

    Sum Ting Wong

    25 Jan 2020 at 8:22 PM
  6. ^woody^ replied to the thread Help.

    Water.

    25 Jan 2020 at 8:17 PM
  7. ^woody^ replied to the thread Neighbors in council house coverted loft.

    What? Lime mortar is unacceptable? Hold the front pages!

    25 Jan 2020 at 6:16 PM
  8. ^woody^ replied to the thread Does soundproofing work?.

    Generally, the sound needs to be stopped from getting out from their side, not from getting in on your side. Yes filling any gaps...

    25 Jan 2020 at 6:14 PM
  9. ^woody^ replied to the thread Can a soffit be made bigger.

    4x2 or something is just nailed to the side if each rafter/truss. If the fascia goes lower, then it may end up lower than the tops of...

    25 Jan 2020 at 2:23 PM
  10. ^woody^ replied to the thread Attaching Radiator to Timber Frame Wall.

    But have you formed a ventilated cavity? In any case, that image seems to relate to an external wall with masonry as a rain screen. You...

    25 Jan 2020 at 8:50 AM
  11. ^woody^ replied to the thread Please help - dodgy builder advice.

    You're hired.

    25 Jan 2020 at 8:44 AM
  12. ^woody^ replied to the thread Extension Brick/Block Work and Foundations.

    The quotes will tell you what you could expect for your job, on your site, in your part of the world. If someone on here tells you they...

    25 Jan 2020 at 8:38 AM
  13. ^woody^ replied to the thread Opening up under stairs space.

    Nope, stairs are all the same and self support from bottom to top of the flight.

    25 Jan 2020 at 8:32 AM
  14. ^woody^ replied to the thread Can a soffit be made bigger.

    It could be extended out no problem, but at the same time the fascia goes lower - and that could be a problem.

    25 Jan 2020 at 8:28 AM
  15. ^woody^ replied to the thread Neighbors in council house coverted loft.

    You don't get told "no" when you apply. (How do they even know what's in your loft?) You tell the council that you are doing it and...

    24 Jan 2020 at 6:04 PM