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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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Hi Looking at getting a Worcester Bosch 4000 24kw system boiler and a 210L Ideal tank. A friend showed us their system and they had two...
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Hi guys Is it normal for the cold feed pipe from the f&e tank to be combined with the open vent? The cold feed connects to a 22mm tee one end is...
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exedon2
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Hi. I have an elderly neighbour getting quotes who has asked for my help and opinion, I don't really have a good one as it is not my area of...
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Anyone miss phone calls from potential customers? I'm looking to help 1 plumbing business answer their calls and take messages for free, in...
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My heating system makes a whistling noises immediately after being turned of or begins to cool after reaching temperature set. I have found a...
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Hi, A while ago , we has an odd-job guy fit a new downstairs loo. He's attached the washing machine and basin waste to the top of the toilet...
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This may be a weird question but looking for any thoughts as to what this could be.. i recently in the last few months moved my washer dryer...
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Hi guys, I have a fault on a clients heating system whereby the heating will stay on regardless of what the programmer is doing on its timed...
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Hi.. I would appreciate your advice. I am not get any cold water on the bathroom. Just dribbles in the bath and toilet..none at all on the wash...
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Hello, I have UFH set up with a HIU in my flat. My issue is that one zone (Bedroom 2) does not heat up. All other zones working and heating as...
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Hi Not sure if anyone can give any ideas - but I’ve got a Worcester Bosch junior 24i system boiler. For the past 10 years I’ve lived In the...
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Hi all, I've been researching and planning a job for my home the past few days and a few pieces of advice would be welcome to help me along the...
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Hello Everyone, I have customer with solar that doesn't seem to be working so only gets 1/2 a tank of hot water which is heated by the central...
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Hi I have a honeywell programmer which does 10 min cycles but with the zone valve fitted it is closed during a 4.5 min long pump only cycle. Is...
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I wonder if anyone is able to help with advice on this. We have fitted a new toilet and 6 litre cistern .. it flushes .. but not as efficiently as...
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Hi, I have noticed recently that when the central heating, set at 60 on boiler, goes off the pump no longer overruns for the period of 3 minutes...
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Hello all Anyone experience of the following situation and can advise please before I contact the local water company? Commercial (retail)...
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Contractor sub installed my new single kitchen sink and garbage disposal wrong. Sub had a "blank slate" with this reno as I made the dining room...
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G3: ‘A hot water system that has a hot water storage vessel shall incorporate precautions to: (a) prevent the temperature of the water stored in...
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Hi all Just had a new mains water pipe fitted and the hot water is very slow almost a trickle. We have a combi vaillant ecotec pro 824 and it...
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Hi all Moved to flat recently, and the heating is not very good. I realized the pressure is too low, below 1 bar. It is Meibes, product number...
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Hi I recently fitted a brand new Macdee syphon into a toilet and 4 weeks later it is broken at the nut which allows it to be serviced. When...
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I need a little help if possible as I am trying to check that my current system is running efficiently but not really sure how to check, sorry if...
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I have a waste pipe to install and it's giving this warning "Acetoxy sealants must not be used, as they may be detrimental to the plastic used in...
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Hello.need a little help. I have a water meter under kitchen sink next to stop tap and a water meter outside under the pavement. Can I remove...
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ChrisB1982
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Firebird boiler not firing up oil getting to pump just not getting to nozzle. It's brand new
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Hi Looking for a toilet seat (D shaped) with the distance between hinges of 270mm. Width of seat is about 410mm and length 440mm Any suggestions...
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Hi, Vented system, F&E Tank etc. Cylinder about 10-12 years old. Just running some x800 through to try & improve radiator heat. (another story)...
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Having recently replaced my condensing gas boiler, i decided to upgrade two small double radiators which were located in a room which had been...
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When using solder ring fittings is it important to have one end of the pipe open to allow pressure and fumes to escape? I had a terrible job...
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Looking to have Gledhill Boilermate SP150 Pre Plumbed installed to replace current aging Systemate 2000. So looking for any advice / experience...
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Hi all. Due to current location of the existing stop tap, I was thinking about installing a sure stop water switch as part of an upcoming kitchen...
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Hi, I have the above boiler and had a user question about the display temperature on the front of the boiler. I can't seem to find the answer in...
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Hello, I need to source the above for my old high level cast iron bell cistern & don't seem able to see any long enough to sit on the internal...
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Ben-gee
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Morning All, Just after some advice as I have been asked to plumb in a sink and washing machine waste for a new kitchenette. The other side of the...
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Hello everyone I am a female, level 3 student currently looking for an apprenticeship. I currently study at south east college and I am looking...
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Can anyone tell me where I might find the toilet service valve in the URL? Thx. Toilet Water Sprayer - Free Shipping for New Users - Temu -...
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Hi I have a BIASI gas boiler as in the pictures. Its worked fine for 12 months. But now, for the last few days, when its first running the bath...
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Have recently had unvented cylinder installed and when hot water is run it often makes a loud prolongued noise (like a pipe bending or plsne). Any...
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Hi all, I can't locate the vent/drain valve on this manifold. My manifold resembles the "UFH Manifold RUB-RT1tm4" model on this webpage...
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