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Banging Noises In House

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by iShaun, 20 Jun 2020.

  1. HERTS P&D

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    Wait until it happens again and turn off the electric at the fuse box straight away, if it stops then its an electric fault.

    Just an idea.

    Andy
     
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    What pipework might you have in the ceilig/floor?
    Where is your heating and was it on when you hear the thumping?

    Perhaps you have a burglar stuck in a chimney? :)
     
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    How many toilets do you have
     
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    Only water pipes would be in between the joists.
    Heating is off and the combi boiler is in the opposite corner of the house.
     
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    I will try this. It shouldn't be an electrical fault though, the house is less than 12 months old.
     
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    3; One ground floor, one first floor, one second floor.
     
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    "it shouldn't".
    Yeah, faults never follow that logic :)
     
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    Put some dye in each toilet cistern and see if they are leaking into the bowl.

    Andy
     
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    Isolate 1 toilet at a time. See if the noise goes.

    What sort of hot water cylinder do you have?
     
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    Would this cause the banging though..?
     
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    Reminds me of when we went to Cuba and stopped in a 'semi-detatched beach' hut - woken up in the early hours by rhythmic banging on the wall. Once it finished we had to give the neighbours a good round of applause! :)
     
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    Will do.
    I don't have a cylinder - it's a combi boiler.
     
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    I'd have given them a good round of something! :ROFLMAO:
     
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    Strange for a house that size..


    If not a toilet adjust your main stopcock just give it a little turn then give it time. Then turn again if noise persists
     
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    Could see if they would let you join in
     
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