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  1. Katherine45 posted a new thread.

    Wallpaper,possible asbestos ?

    Does anyone know if this wallpaper looks like it could contain asbestos (red paper on doorway right hand side)I have included another...

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    Forum: Painting and Decorating

    Aug 17, 2017 at 1:58 PM
  2. Kimberley Goundry liked maxidresult's post in the thread Unused bath!.

    Not at all. It's your house after all, so feel free to remove the bath and install that shower cubicle you're dreaming of.

    Aug 16, 2017 at 5:25 PM
  3. dorwall replied to the thread Having Trouble with Floor Stain..

    Just finished resanding the other day. Now we have to match up the color with the hall so the tone looks like it's flowing through out....

    Aug 15, 2017 at 7:59 PM
  4. maxidresult replied to the thread Cat safety for balcony railing ledge.

    Railing would be a better option in terms of both aesthetic value and functionality. As the house is a rental, it also should minimize...

    Aug 15, 2017 at 2:31 PM
  5. maxidresult replied to the thread Unused bath!.

    Not at all. It's your house after all, so feel free to remove the bath and install that shower cubicle you're dreaming of.

    Aug 15, 2017 at 2:28 PM
  6. maxidresult replied to the thread Stained Oak flooring.

    As dorwall mentioned, if the stain is visible from both above and below the flooring, it can no longer be fixed without replacing the...

    Aug 15, 2017 at 2:26 PM
  7. maxidresult liked Ian's post in the thread How to caulk uneven gap in corner of kitchen backsplash ?.

    There are some little silicone tools you can buy that allow you to get a nice finish on caulk/silicone sealant. I'm from the UK and use...

    Aug 15, 2017 at 2:23 PM
  8. maxidresult replied to the thread Having Trouble with Floor Stain..

    There's been nothing here for quite a few days; I assume everything is okay now?

    Aug 15, 2017 at 2:23 PM
  9. sciencetoolbar posted a new thread.

    small generator 230 V using a single neodymium sphere

    small AC generator 230 V using a single neodymium sphere 13 mm diameter, a coil without core from a 230 V syncronous motor ( A4...

    Forum: Electrical

    Aug 14, 2017 at 1:25 PM
  10. sciencetoolbar has a new avatar.

    Aug 14, 2017 at 1:19 PM
  11. Ian replied to the thread How to caulk uneven gap in corner of kitchen backsplash ?.

    There are some little silicone tools you can buy that allow you to get a nice finish on caulk/silicone sealant. I'm from the UK and use...

    Aug 14, 2017 at 11:08 AM
  12. mb1280 posted a new thread.

    ABS P-trap threads not standardized - Are the ABS Drain Stub Out threads standardized?

    The lock nut on my p-trap has cracked, and leaks. It's been there since 1993. Threads on the p-traps today do not fit it. What do I...

    Forum: Plumbing and Drains

    Aug 13, 2017 at 2:22 AM
  13. jcboones posted a new thread.

    Ceiling fan/light switches

    We just bought a house, and the fan light in the master bedroom doesn't work as desired. There are two switches, but the one on the left...

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    Forum: Electrical

    Aug 13, 2017 at 2:16 AM
  14. Konghol posted a new thread.

    Deck Repairs - New home owner looking for advice

    Hi all, I recently bought my first house, and still learning the ropes for some basic maintence. Looking for some advice on deck...

    Forum: Building

    Aug 12, 2017 at 9:26 PM
  15. Kevin1908 posted a new thread.

    T&G replacement & CH pipes

    Although this is flooring thought it might be better off here. There is a plumbing issue also. I did away with carpets many years ago...

    Forum: Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

    Aug 12, 2017 at 6:01 PM
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