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    Noisy Hot Water

    I live in a 1930's build house - recently our hot water tap in our bathroom started making a lot of noise intermittently when turning it on; there doesn't appear to be any logic as to when it happens I think it may be air stuck in the system but we aren't getting the issue in any other hot...
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    Original Kitchen Paint doesn't match

    Hindsight is a wonderful thing - I had no reason to believe that there would be a clash in colours as I had done the same thing with other paints throughout the house you live and learn
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    Original Kitchen Paint doesn't match

    I bought a new house 6 months ago and we had a few chips in the paint around the kitchen, so I touched them up with an existing tin of paint that the previous occupants had used to decorate and were kind enough to leave. However, upon applying the paint and letting it dry, it appears to be a...
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    Replacing Toilet Cistern Component

    Hello Can anyone advise the name of this cistern component and where I can pick up a new one? The one we currently have in our toilet is leaking at the top and causing the water to overflow into the pan
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    Air Lock With Mixer Tap

    I have - unfortunately he has went to ground so looking into my options
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    Air Lock With Mixer Tap

    plumber stated it was working when he left, albeit the flow wasnt great - i then returned home from work, ran the tap and nothing happened!
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    Air Lock With Mixer Tap

    given the style of tap, dont know how I can get a hose pipe to fit
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    Air Lock With Mixer Tap

    there is no flow at the moment, ive tried half opening the tap and have only managed to achieve a few drops of water into the toilet Correct, hot water comes from a combi boiler and is working fine installation was carried out by a qualified plumber at the time
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    Air Lock With Mixer Tap

    Hello I would appear to have an airlock in our ensuite cold water tap which runs off a tank in our attic We have one of those fancy mixer raps (imaged attached) and unsure as to how to clear it (most videos suggest the tap trick which we can't do with the tsp we have) Any suggestions?
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    Plaster stains on untreated wood

    Thanks, appreciate your advice
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    Plaster stains on untreated wood

    Thanks for responding The doors are veneered, its my intention to eventually varnish them; they are literally 6 months old
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    Plaster stains on untreated wood

    Apologies if I have posted this one the wrong forum section Ive recently had a plasterer come to my home to skim our bedroom wall. Unfortunately some of the plaster has got onto our untreated oak wooden doors. Im keen to avoid causing any further damage, does anyone have any advice on how to...
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    Arma 3

    Ill need to get it bought once ive got my new PC
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    Arma 3

    do you typically play multiplayer? Some of the youtube videos look fantastic albeit a bit daunting
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    Arma 3

    I dont but its always something Ive wanted to start playing - watched quite a few youtube videos and it looks fantastic
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    Walk in Wardrobe Project - interior solution

    Thanks for the feedback What type of wood did you use (if any!)?
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    Walk in Wardrobe Project - interior solution

    Thanks for the advice In your experience, is it possible to relocate the clothes rails on these? I'd probably need to have it lower down given the gradient of the roof slope
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    Walk in Wardrobe Project - interior solution

    Thanks for the feedback - dont think Id need doors given there is already a door between the bedroom and the cupboard are there any particular carcases from IKEA that you would recommend?
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    Walk in Wardrobe Project - interior solution

    Ive recently had a walk in wardrobe created in the dead roof space in my maisonette flat Im looking for some guidance towards a suitable fittings solution for hanging clothes etc As you can see from the photos below (apologies if they aren't particularly clear) the ceiling of follows the...
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    Concealing Telephone Cables

    Hello, Im in the process of removing some ancient wallpaper from one of our spare bedrooms in prepartion of having the walls skimmed by a plasterer. We have some unsightly telephone cables which go round the door frame which are giving us concern as Im worried that it will look awful once the...
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