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    Random damp patch

    Normal central heating run off a combi. Nothing directly above and no leaks upstairs. Noone has interfered with the floors or anything. Hence why am baffled
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    Random damp patch

    Water is fed from rear. Floor is dry. Laminate flooring. Which is dry. Boiler is in bathroom. Directly Above kitchen. So pipe comes in and straight up to feed the boiler in bathroom. And then pipes go where they go. Other side of damp patch attached
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    Random damp patch

    Cannot see how any water pipes are tracking in that area. Water stop cock is at the rear of the property and feeds the kitchen at the rear of the property. No DPM as its an internal wall
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    Random damp patch

    Concrete floor. So no pipes in the vicinity
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    Random damp patch

    its a single skin wall. Bedroom above. Central heating is fine. No patches running from above. A real mystery to me
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    Random damp patch

    Other side of wall with damp patch
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    Random damp patch

    No void to drip into.
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    Random damp patch

    Hi. I have a strange problem. I have a random damp patch that has appeared on an internal wall out of nowhere. The patch is where a doorway has been pboarded up. Hallway is on the otherside of the wall. No pipes running under or behind. No visible dampness anywhere else. Have lived in house for...
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    Boarding a small ceiling. Any tips?

    yes mate, you are correct. PB should run in same direction as joists. Make sure 2 uncut sides sit side-by-side. trim PB at the walls From previous experience, less than straight walls have caused endless misery. Make sure the PB sits in the middle of the joist so both sheets have...
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    Mounting tv on dot and dab wall

    Rigifix is the answer. God knows what kind of suggestion you just made 😒
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    How to fix tv bracket on dot and dab wall

    Screwfix do a number of resins. Polyester, vinylester, styrene free etc. Can you recommend one? Never used this stuff before but online reviews are singing its praises so maybe am missing a trick here
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    How to fix tv bracket on dot and dab wall

    I think rigifix is much easier. How do you get resin into the hole if there is a cavity between plasterboard and brick?
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    How to fix tv bracket on dot and dab wall

    So with the resin and threaded rod method. You drill the hole for the rod. Apply the resin to the thread that will sit in the hole? Allow to dry and set aNd then attach the bracket and fasten nuts?
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    Mounting tv on dot and dab wall

    hi, not sure if this is the right forum for this but will try. I need to put my tv up on the wall which has been dot and dabbed Obviously you get wall plugs for plasterboard and you get wall plugs for brick. But I have a combination of them both! I used to have it on the chimney and...
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    How to fix tv bracket on dot and dab wall

    hi, not sure if this is the right forum for this but will try. I need to put my tv up on the wall which has been dot and dabbed Obviously you get wall plugs for plasterboard and you get wall plugs for brick. But I have a combination of them both! I used to have it on the chimney and...
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    How to plan for brickwork effect tiling

    Should the tiling be moved along exactly 1/2 tile? Is that the preferred method
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    How to plan for brickwork effect tiling

    Hi guys, have worked out with some help how to best plan tiling in the usual grid pattern tiling where grout lines all run parallel to each other Be being padantic, I have measured out the walls, and have worked out how to get equal size tiles either ends and full tiles in between BUT...
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    New Tiling project

    That makes perfect sense. Thanks.
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    New Tiling project

    Hi all, I am about to tile my entire bathroom and it is not a cube or cuboid. It has varying floor to height ceiling on 3 walls. My first problem is how to tile this wall: My tiles are 300mm x 400mm wide. I am using them length ways The wall in question is 1680mm wide. 4 tiles =...
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    Under floor heating on the wall???

    Heating on the walls is known as Radiators. :roll:
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