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    Gate Posts splitting

    hiya, can anyone tell me how to stop the tops of gate posts splitting? can i put a solution of pva glue on the wood to soak in?
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    aluminium roofing nails.

    Can someone tell me if the standard aluminium roof nails are all 3.35mmx40mm clout nails? i have a bag of them but not sure if i should use them if theyr'e not the right thickness. or are there various types as in thickness?
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    Any idea on how to fasten replacement roof tiles?

    I e-mailed the manufacturer of Hardrow and were good enough to send the following details, that my also be of use to others here. ------------------------------------------------- Thank you for your email. The Hardrow slates on your roof will either hung by two nails over the batten or...
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    Suspicious about a new flat roof.

    After getting the "experts" in, they replaced the felt on a flat roof, but , there's an isolated blob of cement in a corner of the flat roof where the flashing goes around a drip. is that a bodge?
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    wet chimney

    Just a thought here... is the condition of the chimney's brickwork/flashing ok?
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    Any idea on how to fasten replacement roof tiles?

    yep Masona, that would make the tile sit in line with the others. you'd think a manufacturer would I.D. a need for something like that.
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    Any idea on how to fasten replacement roof tiles?

    can anyone tell me if there's a particular method of fixing replacement concrete roof tiles without having to remove the row of tiles above? the tiles are plain concrete, 45cm square and about 1cm thick. there are no features to them e.g flanges,lugs, interlocking thingys. thanks...
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    Replacing plain concrete roof tiles...

    no masona, nothing like that. just flat square shaped tiles. thanks bikerm4, i'll have a look
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    Replacing plain concrete roof tiles...

    Can anyone tell me how to fasten replacement roof tiles? I have found "jenney clips" on the internet. but no luck in finding out where I can get them over the counter, or if there are any for concrete tiles. i'm also not keen on using tingles. can anyone tell me if there's an alternative...
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