1. J

    Flooring and carpet buying advise

    Hi, I`m after around 80smq of engineering wood floor and some piece of carpet. I`m based in Essex. Do anyone have some advise on a good website or physical shop for good and reasonable price?
  2. cwhaley

    Humming from old alarm clock

    I have inherited a Wien Solid State Digital alarm clock; the digital type with flip numbers. I haven't dated it yet but I'm guessing it's from the era between the late 1960s and early 1970s. The unit works fine and is a pleasure to have. It also has a very loud alarm sound which is perfect for...
  3. J

    Solid wood flooring, what are my options without raising the height?

    Hi there, We have a 1900 Victorian terrace whereby the floorboards are not in good condition (we sanded them when we moved in and they are structurely sound) but a mixture of 1900/1950 and a few chop outs from previous owners etc. We like the exposed flooring and therefore would either like to...
  4. D

    Solid Wood Worktop Installation when bowed

    We have a 40mm solid wood beech worktop fitted in our U-shaped kitchen. Two lengths and a third breakfast bar. The kitchen and wooden worktops were bought and delivered a year ago. Due to various reasons (including my own slow DIY skills) we have only now got to the point of fitting the...