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    New ballcock

    Thanks for the reply’s, I’ve probably not gave the best description here’s a picture of the tank
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    New ballcock

    Just replace ballcock in tank to see if it stops overflow dripping, when I drained the tank there was a ring of clear jelly around the water level is this normal ? Also is there a standerd level where the water should rise to say 2” below overflow pipe Cheers
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    Overflow dripping

    That’s what I’m thinking, only thing is I’ve never come across it, going to have to put thinking cap on for a solution
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    Overflow dripping

    That’s what I’m asking could it be condensation in the overflow is there anything I could do to stop it
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    Overflow dripping

    This is the tank the water level is always below overflow out pipe
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    Overflow dripping

    you need a pic of a hot water tank, have you not seen one before copper cylinder tank will get one tomorrow. Ahhhhh my mistake I just call it the hot water tank but I suppose it’s a cold water tank only gets hot when heating is on
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    Overflow dripping

    Hi the overflow from the hot water tank in the loft is constantly dripping I think it’s condensation any idea how to stop it.
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    Flue

    Thanks for the replies, one of those things never noticed it before think at one time there was a rubber ring before they roughcast the house worried in case rain could get in
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    Flue

    Hi, just walking up to the house back door and noticed the boiler flue is there something missing neighbours has a black part on theirs Cheers
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    Boiler control

    Water only hot when heating is on
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    Boiler control

    That’s great I’ll check that one out!
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    Boiler control

    I’m not sure what you mean by independent control? It’s always been the Potterton controller that has been used for the heating only to set the times to come on and off.
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    Boiler control

    Hi looking for advice I have a greenstar he boiler and potterton controller. My problem is the sliders on the front of the current controller have broken off and I need to replace them but I can’t buy the Potterton controller any more. I’m looking for a suitable replacement? Also it doesn’t...
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    Painting walls/ made an arse of it

    Good shout about the vinyl Matt as a base course Think I will need to try a different paint
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    Painting walls/ made an arse of it

    Just leyland silk (not vinyl silk) that’s it had 4 coats still not enough, would changing to an other brand ie dulux help
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    Painting walls/ made an arse of it

    Leyland silk used 9ltr already
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    Painting walls/ made an arse of it

    Decided to paint room, Walls have been painted before with a brownie colour mat paint everything is plasterboard though I could paint over them with white silk emulsion have already done three coats and it looks like they’ll need another three coats is there anything I could do to help stop the...
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    Constant drip from overflow in hot water tank in loft

    Basically the water storage tank, heating comes on heats up the water in the tank which I think is then causing condensation to form in the pipe that comes out of the wall of my house that then causes a constant drip. Just wanted to know if I can do anything to stop the constant dripping?
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    Constant drip from overflow in hot water tank in loft

    Hi, the steam in my hot water tank is condensing on/in the plastic overflow pipe and causing drip onto my gas box outside in the cold weather it can ice up badly any ideas how to stop this dripping Cheers
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