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    Peeling paint in bathroom ceiling

    Yes always had an extractor fan next to the shower. Maybe it's not powerful enough
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    Peeling paint in bathroom ceiling

    I have a bathroom with a shower cubicle which has paint peeling from the ceiling. I have scraped off as much as I can and ready to go on to the next step but would like some advice please as a novice. I will try and smooth down the existing paint edges before using a filler but which paint can...
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    Water Softener Salt Blocks not going down

    Where is this meter wheel? Inside or outside the unit?
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    Water Softener Salt Blocks not going down

    Np it's not making any sounds at the moment
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    Water Softener Salt Blocks not going down

    Hi. I have a Harvey Arc water softener which takes blocks of salt and I have noticed over the past week that salt has remained the same and not gone down. Limescale has also starting to appear around the taps and sink so it looks like it's stopped working. I have a bypass valve to use when...
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    Replacing wall switch with switch with light

    Can you recommend a switch with a light that I can replace it with or is there no such thing?. Thanks
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    Replacing wall switch with switch with light

    Hi I have a bathroom in the loft with the light switch outside the bathroom. Family members frequently forget to switch off the lights after they come out which also runs the extractor fan in the bathroom. For a reminder, I'm looking to replace the switch with one that has a neon light on it and...
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    Which paint for a open plan kitchen?

    Hi I have a flat with a open plan kitchen. Which is a big room with kitchen on one end, dining room in the centre and a sofa and TV on the other end. Currently it's painted with just the one colour paint but the walls are 'dusty' so if I was to wipe off a stain hard the paint appears to come...
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    Unable to change bathroom spotlight

    It can definitely be replaced as an electrician replaced the old halogen bulbs with led ones a few years ago while keeping the existing units. I will try your suggestion Thanks
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    Unable to change bathroom spotlight

    Hi One of my spotlights in my bathroom need the bulb changing but so far I am struggling to get to the bulb. The chrome part doesn't twist or clip off and the whole unit can be pulled down but some kind of spring inside is preventing me to pull it all out. I don't want to force it down as it...
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    Patio Door shattered glass

    Its on the 2nd floor of the block of flats. It cracked during the day while i was in so it would be high unlikely a burglar attempt as we also have security gates and cctv cameras.
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    Patio Door shattered glass

    Thanks John Try the photo attached
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    Patio Door shattered glass

    Hi Yesterday I heard a loud bang and found one half of my patio door's glass shattered. I live in a block of flats and the patio door is at the entrance of my balcony. There does not seem to be any objects to hit it to shatter so I'm assuming it could be changes in the weather. The doors are at...
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    Replacing Kitchen Mixer Tap Advice (Pics attached)

    Great. Thats what I wanted to hear. Thanks
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    Replacing Kitchen Mixer Tap Advice (Pics attached)

    Because the free installation by Brita is standard installation only. My existing setup doesn't look to be easy with all the pipes going into that small hole. Any advice?
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    Replacing Kitchen Mixer Tap Advice (Pics attached)

    Hi I have bought a Brita Torlan 3 Way Filter Tap to replace my existing filter tap. The Brita tap comes with free Standard installation which is a bonus but I am concerned that if I book their plumber, he will have one look and say its not straight forward and refuse the free standard...
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