If you only want it for the kitchen just hire it.
[ATTACH] If it was a missing earth shouldn't this tester pick that up and not just guess at L N reverse
New plaster won't help it dry if it's a small area buy some damp seal and re decorate this will stop the damp patch coming thought the paint and...
Socket tester gives all other outlets in the house all clear
So I'm assuming that the circuit is at fault unless the tester has a mind of its own...
Thanks to all
I'm going to kill the circuit and extend a ring I know to be safe to power the two problem sockets
I hope they like mini trunking
Sorry left the job now so no pictures
And yes the cable does run under the floor of the newly carpeted bedroom, landing and stairs
If the repair is external and no work was carried out inside( I assume the readings are internal) hire a dehumidifier
I'll let you off
I have spent countless hours helping out sparks wiring houses
But fault finding is a pain in the arse especially when you don't...
Thanks well said phatboy
I am not a novice when it comes to electrics having been a carpenter for over 15 years you pick up knowledge
Plug tester is fine (tested it when I got home) all visible connection on the circuit (two sockets and the fuse board) are wired correctly. I...
fuse wire v old board I have recommended upgrade
But for the time being pulled the fuse out of two faulty circuits and told the...
I just isolated all circuits except the one with the fault and the only two outlets that work are the two with the fault.
Out of interest I...
The other socket is "looped" the wire is only bent and not cut and yes its reverse
I have just changed some faceplates and in doing so discovered that one single socket is powered by the old storage heater supply the socket...
That the sort of thing
I'm looking for a small but powerful dust extractor for my shed/ workshop. Around the £150 mark
It will be used for chopsaw bandsaw and lathe....
Buy the fein
What have the walls and floor been boarded with?
C T 1
you may have to go to a builders merchants for it but most have it in stock
it sticks to anything and even works underwater
if you need any more work doing i can give you the number of a very good sparky in Norwich
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