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 Tumble dryer not heating like it used to - Source SourceTumble dryer not heating like it used to
 on Mon Nov 19, 2018 5:03 pm

Electric Forum UK

Tumble dryer not heating like it used to

Our tumble dryer isn't getting as warm as it used to and is taking longer to dry the clothes. Is the heating element on the way out or the thermostat?
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Post by geezer1
 Salamander shower pump - Source SourceSalamander shower pump
 on Mon Nov 19, 2018 4:44 pm

Plumbing Forum

Salamander shower pump

Has anyone taken a Salamander shower pump apart? mine is a CT50 Twin, worked for a few years OK then stopped pumping. Took it apart and one of the rotors was loose. The circlip holding the retaining spring was loose but not broken. is it fixable with ...

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Post by brian31
 Electric plug under sink query - Source SourceElectric plug under sink query
 on Mon Nov 19, 2018 1:34 pm

Electric Forum UK

Electric plug under sink query

I am replacing a table top dishwasher with a floor standing one, whilst removing the cabinet where it's going I noticed this old fitting hanging loose. I have one fitted wall plug as shown, but that is for the washing machine. Rather than drill through ...

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Post by omegac
 Garage conversion roof insulation - Source SourceGarage conversion roof insulation
 on Mon Nov 19, 2018 1:42 am

General DIY forum

Garage conversion roof insulation

Hello everyone.

My husband and I are in the process of converting our garage to an habitable room (living room).

The builder has bailed on us and we are considering finishing the project on our own (if possible).

The BCO has said 'if breathable felt is ...

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Post by Seeking wisdom
 Oil fired boiler leak - Source SourceOil fired boiler leak
 on Mon Nov 19, 2018 12:42 am

Central Heating & Boilers

Oil fired boiler leak

My oil fired heating boiler has developed a leak from the valve pictur
ed please can any one identify the valve and is an urgent fix needed

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Post by philipcullen21
 Wall Insulation - Source SourceWall Insulation
 on Sun Nov 18, 2018 11:52 pm

General DIY forum

Wall Insulation

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Had a conseratory knocked down and rebuilt as an orangery that is like an extension to our kitchen.
Having ...

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Post by hilts1967
 "Best" fixing method for engineered oak flooring? - Source Source"Best" fixing method for engineered oak flooring?
 on Sun Nov 18, 2018 10:43 pm

Carpentry/Joinery Forum

"Best" fixing method for engineered oak flooring?

After a lot of research and reading forums, I still don't know how to choose the most appropriate fixing method for engineered oak: float, glue, or nail?

The existing floor is 22mm engineered oak and squeaks and creaks on every step in the ...

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Post by D-MC
 Ideas to make a baby cot - Source SourceIdeas to make a baby cot
 on Sun Nov 18, 2018 9:13 pm

Carpentry/Joinery Forum

Ideas to make a baby cot

Hi All,

Thank you all for taking time to read my post.

I wanted to attempt a project that is completely new to me. I have good background in electrical work but never wood working but wanted to make something that will last for ...

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Post by mudal
 Downlight Wiring Help - Source SourceDownlight Wiring Help
 on Sun Nov 18, 2018 4:56 pm


Downlight Wiring Help

Hi all,

I'm hoping someone can offer some advice.

I have a faulty LED driver in my bathroom lighting. I removed the first downlight in the series to check the wiring was secure and found that I have a rogue Neutral and Earth wine from one of ...

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Post by sunrunner4kr
 Blown plaster - Source SourceBlown plaster
 on Sun Nov 18, 2018 3:24 pm

Building Forum

Blown plaster

I've had a small bit of plaster come away from the wall, I've removed all the bad to where it is sound again. It is only a tiny area, can I put some ready to use skim straight on top or would I need to pva and some ...

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