I would just like to clarify something in regards to sizing a newly plastered wall.
I did this without reading up properly and I...
If I call the water authority will they know from their data?
Sorry I have no idea. I doubt there is an easy way to check other than asking the water company?
There are two manhole covers there by the way.
We have bought a house that has a concrete block garage (with asbestos roof :x )
I would like to get rid of this garage and replace...
Many thanks for the replies.
I like the idea of a wireless room thermostat.
It is a Vaillant Ecotec Plus 837 (I will confirm this 100% later)...
We have bought a house (3 bed, 30s semi) that has a 10yr old Vaillant combi boiler - it does not have a room/hallway thermostat - just...
Thanks - that should not be a problem - it is a newish CU and has (I will double check) the 30mA RCD.
Great idea - much appreciated!
I need to add a socket to a ring. I have located the wire but there is no slack on either side - it will become the first socket off the...
Ah, the feed comes from the garage and the switch is in the house. It was the easiest way to source the power.
It could have just been a wire...
Sorry, I posted as you wrote this.
The neutral and earth come from the FCU.
OK, I will do just that.
Just a query then - where would a double pole switch be suitable?
Yes, that is how it is at the moment.
I don't have a pic but basically, live from the fused spur comes in to the switch and L1 is live to...
I have installed a pair of flood lights (2x twin 42w) but they are on a 2 way switch so only one has power at a time. I would like to have...
Looking forward to getting stuck in to this.
A photo of the exposed brickwork and previous repair job that was hidden by wallpaper:
Many thanks. I will be doing this with help from my Dad who has plastered a fair few times over the years so hope now to make too much of a mess....
Could you just give me a quick guide on what to apply to the bricks.
I am thinking of a pva then mortar to bring it up...
On our new house (new to us anyway) we have started stripping back the old wallpaper - it is coming away well but so is some of the plaster...
We are very tempted by this. Compact and cheap.
I could plug the Scalextric transformer in to this and run it and have a car battery as a...
As these days go...actual track usage time will not amount to too much. Assume each lap is 20 seconds. 5 laps per person with lets say 150 people...
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