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Morning everybody. Hope you are all well. What have you got on today / the rest of this week? How are we all feeling? I think we need help each...
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How has 2022 been so far? How's the economy affecting you? Any tips? This email has been sent to all members of the forum. I thought we could...
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Use PlumbersForums.net to Advertise Your Plumbing-related Company Pretty much all of our services on the forum are free of charge to most...
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Uheat Now Stocks Aluminium Radiators Alliance Radiators feature a die-cast aluminium design, boasting a strong and elegant style of radiator which...
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Hello lovely members. Hope you are all doing OK :) I thought I would just let you all know that we are aware of the spam PMs and members that...
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Just listening on the radio about this new British Gas contract employees are being made to sign before the end of March. It seems on the report...
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Hope someone can help. I have dual zone heating in my new build. I have a TPOne-M downstairs and a TPOne-B in the master bedroom upstairs. When I...
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Hi guys and gals, I'm looking to try to change from a Y-plan to an S-plan-plus this year to have a heated bathroom. While the house isn't that...
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My boiler flue isn’t angled slightly towards boiler. In case of water. Can this be corrected from the outside of flue?
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Hi I have always had a poor water delivery to my bathroom and en-suit basins. The cold is just about acceptable but the hot is pathetic coming...
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I've got an older toilet with a huge flush capacity so I'm trying to keep it rather than replacing it with a newer lower capacity toilet. Problem...
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Hi. I have have purchased 3 Mermaid wall panels to replace the tiles in our shower. These panels are 3mm in thickness. After removing the existing...
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Hi everyone, can you tell me what this valve is on the mains cold water feed and is it necessary to have thank you.
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The recommended radiator size for my bathroom is 2500BTU. The rad. I have chosen is available in 2258 BTU and 2741 BTU. The smaller one will fit...
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I’ve been asked to install a rain/drench shower head. I know these can be issue with low pressure. Mains at garden tap is 1.5bar, combi boiler in...
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Hi all, Had a toilet installed recently which is now making the attached sound. (No chance of him coming back to sort it...) Anyone know...
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I have moved into a house which uses a Grundfos UPS 3 pump to circulate the water in a wet underfloor heating system. Last autumn the pump would...
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I have been doing my level 2 plumbing qualification for over 4 years now due to covid etc. I am now at a point where i will be sending my NVQ pack...
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Just moved house. Need to change the seat on this toilet, but after buying 3 (that did not fit), and spending around 6 hours trawling the web, I...
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Hello everybody! Just a quick question and hopefully you would be able to help. I have 2 radiator pipes, coming out from plasterboard wall, those...
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Hi I'm in process of completing a loft conversion and need some advice on the location of a boss adapter for the shower waste. Can a boss...
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I am looking for a local plumber in the lu4 area or close to, this will mean under taking a new build site in the area which includes 1st fix ,2nd...
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Moved in property with vokera 29a compact boiler, owner said has a remote control but not provided, can I obtain a replacement?
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Can anyone advise where the reset button is on a franke omni boiler tank? Has stopped dispensing boiling water and when everything has been taken...
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Should I start with trunk line first then work out from it? Gonna b 4" with 2" vents
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Hi all. I recently ordered two separate water filtration systems (the cartridge type) from a local plumbing company. For both installs the pipe...
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Hi I have a Hydra Classic 414 shower column. The spine to the flow control snapped. I have got a replacement spine from shower spares but now...
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I have a Grundfos Home Booster 3.0 in my rental property. Was installed 3 years ago, I've never been at the house since it was installed and...
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I have an intermitent buzzing noise that is coming from my boiler. The sound is coming from behind the door panel in the vicinity of where the...
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I'm installing a new bathroom. I have a combined drain for the bath and shower (2 x 40mm >> 50mm >> stack) and have a McAlpine VP2 AAV to fit...
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ShaunCorbs
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Hi all, our kitchen mixer tap is leaking from the base of the swan neck. I texted a plumber and he told me I new a new tap but I'd like to think...
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Hi, We're in the process of a kitchen extension - old kitchen was a smaller extension which was demolished and building a new one. Trying to work...
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Just moved back to my rental property and noticed a very tiny drip/leak in the basement corner where the pipes from the boiler/CH system go to an...
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Hi, i need advice on electric showers and cold water tanks. I have a cold water tank in my loft which feeds an electric shower in the bathroom...
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I live in first floor flat. Flat below has a leak from ceiling. One plumber has fixed leaking trap beneath shower. Other plumber re-silconed...
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I have a leak from the bathroom into my living room directly below. I cut the bulge and even cut a hole in the ceiling to try and locate the...
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My boiler suddenly seems to come on at random times for a few minutes throughout the day and night. It is a Potterton Suprima in garage. I...
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Hi - I'm a homeowner, not a DIY person. My 20 year old Gloworm boiler needs replacing. British Gas quote is ok at £6100 for a 24kw replacement...
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Good evening, Recently had a slimline shower tray installed, with a 'fast flow waste'. Just today thought id give it a clean, took off the top...
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Hi all, Just after some other plumbers' views on an issue. I serviced a pro boil tap this week (PROBOIL 2 - Steaming Hot Water Boiler -...
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The thermostatic cartridge in this shower has failed and I have no idea who the manufacturer is. It is in the shower room of an Arab Prince's...
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So I've changed pedistall toilet for a wall hung Abacus toilet in my WC. The water connection is what I'm worried about as the two builders have...
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Just moved into a house as a tree I shower but there is no water coming out of the shower or any sound of water trying to go through the pipes ...
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If I’ve had a whole new flue fitted to my boiler and going outside through wall. Should the engineer fit a new outside terminal as well. Or is...
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ShaunCorbs
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I have an aqualisa shower that has developed an issue, doesn't have the usual flow and 'grumbles'. Help please?
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Hi, Noticed a leak in my sink and the pipe collapsed down for the P trap. So I was going to replace it all. However, i've been stuck because this...
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