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    Light Switch wire advice

    Thank you - did as you suggested and works perfectly! thank you
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    Light Switch wire advice

    Good point!! However will it not matter if they are in the wrong terminals? Here is a better photo of the existing switch terminals https://imgur.com/a/4DvV1
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    Light Switch wire advice

    Thanks all for the replies, the new switch is just a nicer switch. The new switch only has two terminals, L1 and L. Do you know that or educated guess? Thank you!
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    Light Switch wire advice

    I want to replace an existing 1 gang light switch. The existing switch has two wires combined into M and one wire into L1. The new has L1 and L - which do I put from the old into the new. Left = old / Right = new Thank you so much for the help!
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    Electrical underfloor heating

    Brilliant thank you! It's asks the question when setting up the controller app, not sure why.
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    Electrical underfloor heating

    Hi guys, Setting up the controller for electric under floor heating. The controller is asking: "Select the approximate load of the heating element (w) to estimate installation power consumption (kWh)." I asked the electrician who installed it and he said "It is 150W per m2 - you have 2 m2...
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    Cracked tile advice

    Hopefully as so recent they still stock them. They are large 60' tiles - do you think his offer is fair then? When he lifts the two tiles should he be able to easily see the issue? Cheers!
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    Cracked tile advice

    Thanks for the quick reply. Have to buy a box of tiles. Only think his fault as all new and all his labour or can this 'just happen'? Thanks,
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    Cracked tile advice

    I need some advice please. Had a new kitchen built and floor tiled with underfloor heating installed. This was end of July Floor has just started to crack on two different sides, only hair line cracks but across the middle of 2 tiles. Builder has said he will lift the tiles to examine to see...
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    Order for renovation

    Hello, We have bought a project house we are going to modernise. Below is the list of what we plan on doing, just wondering if anyone thinks the order could or should be improved. Many thanks, New windows New front door New consumer unit New plugs/move switches Knock down lean...
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    Tap fitting help

    Thanks for your help, will give it a go.
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    Tap fitting help

    Cheers, will go for the copper solution as very little space under basin to get old tails out and new in or to take taps off again. Stupid question but with the copper solution I assume the olive will make it water tight so no need to solder? Thanks!
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    Tap fitting help

    I am trying to fit a new mono block tap to existing valve. Problem I have is the flexi tales fitting does not fit the valve and the nut that came with doesn't help. I know I need to either buy new flexi tales with correct fitting or a new thing to join the existing valve and tale - does...
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    Tap loose

    Brilliant thanks, has anyone ever used one of these? http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/MonoBloc-Tap-Fixing-Kit-One-Two-Hole-Bracket-Bolt-1-2-/290938269498 I assume can fit it to any tap?
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    Tap loose

    Hello, Firstly apologies if this is very basic, never done any DIY with taps/plumbing before... The taps on my bathroom sink have became very loose. Upon inspection the nut under the sink has came off and the washer below the tap and above the sink has broken too. Can I buy a new washer...
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    Damp advise please

    Hello, I was wondering if someone could help advise me on a damp issue.. The property is an upstairs purpose built maisonette. The stairs are inside the property and are concrete. The inside walls in this area are plaster and painted, the outside wall is pebble dashed. Originally...
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    Dimmer light switch issues

    Very helpful man on the support line. Basically all Varilights have an over ride protection, if it thinks there is a problem it locks and can only be reset by resetting the circuit. This is done to protect the dimmer and lights, apparently. This will not trip the circuit as its built in...
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    Dimmer light switch issues

    Thanks will post with what they say...if its any use :)
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    Dimmer light switch issues

    Shed some light, I like it :) I could not find one, only a webform - do you know what it is / where to find it? Thanks!!
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    Dimmer light switch issues

    Glad its not just me then! When yours 'locks out' can you operate it via the button on the switch or does this not work either - on mine when its not working neither work.
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