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    Loo leak (from inlet)

    Hi all. I noticed today that some stains have appeared on my downstairs hall ceiling, just beneath the en-suite - there is a large sort of brownish or rust-coloured patch just about where the shower tray is and then a much paler patch over to the right, roughly below where the toilet pan sits...
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    All new spindles on taps - still drips!

    Hi all, I have no knowledge when it comes to plumbing so will describe our situation best I can... A few months ago, our bath tap began to leak. No matter how hard we turned the taps off (which we later learnt causes further damage) it would still leak, and gradually got worse over time. We had...
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    Leak from Water pipe coupler

    Hello all, I was fixing a stuck tap in my garden today, and after turning the isolator back on a coupler further along the pipe work started leak. The coupler has hex nut screw so I decided to try tightening it, that didn't work and more water started to come out. After isolating the water...
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    Aquatronic 2 Plus - slight leak from Stabiliser valve assembly

    Hello, our shower has started to seep a few drips from the stabiliser valve assembly (P07810800) but not from the top where the plunger is which appears to be where they can normally leak from. I've seen you can buy as gasket kit for this area. Ours is leaking from where the temperature control...
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    URGENT Can't get rid of the smell of gas sewerage leak, under my kitchen sink.

    There is no smell coming out of my sink plughole, never has been. There are no water leaks in the piping and U-bend under my sink. Have tried on several occasions using very strong drain un-blocker and odour remover, to remove smell, but has not worked. Sink plughole never blocks up and water...
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    Sink/Garden Hose Leak

    Hi, I discovered a leak under the kitchen sink. It is coming from a garden hose extension kit that was installed a few years ago. The white plastic cap seems to be cracked and the leak is coming from there. I have been to B&Q and Heat Merchants looking for advice but both think the only option...
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    Kitchen sink/garden hose leak advice

    I discovered a leak coming from a connection that was installed to provide external garden hose. The plastic connection is cracked and leaking. I have visited B&Q and Heat Merchants for advice. Both think the the only option is to replace the whole hose. However the hose is currently running...
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    What may be causing this strange leak in a bathroom sink drain?

    Have a strange leak coming from a newly installed bathroom sink drain and am seeking advice from experienced plumbers who may help to identify the cause. I run the water in the sink for several minutes and there are no leals detected from the drain and its J trap connections. When I check back...
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    Vaillant filling loop leak

    Afternoon all, My boiler pressure is slowly rising above green every other week and I've located the leak to be the check valves on both sides of the filling loop. Is there anyway I can cap one side off untill I can buy a new part? Furlough has made it hard financially atm. I've included a...
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    Sprang a leak today.

    Noticed a Kerosene whiff around my tank the last few days. Found had a weep at the tank filter bowl. stripped it down and changed the o-ring and bottom bolt seal. Boxed it back up, turned on the oil, and suddenly oil was shooting out the side of the bowl....wtf ! Further investigation showed...
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    shower leak on floor

    Any ideas what i can do to fix this without tearing out the shower? shower drain never backs up, but pipe below it does leak below shower floor and only when taking shower. See pics. The drain must be leaking. It gets wet inside that wall and with long showers, it leaks out onto the finished...
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    Water leak from toilet, water dripping from living room ceiling

    I had a water leak in the toilet overnight, broken washer in the fixing, had a plumber come and fix it, but it was leaking probably a good 10 hours before I woke up to find toilet floor flooded out with about an inch of water, managed to stop additional leaking, but then all day water been...
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    Tapping noise under bath - a leak???

    Not a bath fitted by myself (I'd never tile it in for a start). Customer: "We think we may have a leak under the bath. When the bath is emptying from full to half full we can hear a tapping sound- but that’s the only time. If the bath is only full to a shallow amount, or using the shower...
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    water leaking from screws top and bottom of shower cartridge

    Hi All DIY homeowner here.. I replaced the thermostatic cartridge in my shower today, but after I finished and re-opened the water mains, water started leaking out of those 2 small golden screws at the top and bottom of the cartridge (picture attached). Could anyone please kindly help me...
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    Boiler Pressure and Leak

    Forumite 193 POSTS Hi, I was wondering if anyone could please offer some advice. I have a small leak in the boiler and the pressure is low not going above at best 0.5, this is despite having a boiler check days earlier. The hot water and heating is still working. I was just wondering if you...
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    Air break leak at condensate / washing machine waste connector

    Hello! DIY noob hear asking for advice on a leak from an air break. My undersink plumbing is a mess of pipes handling washing machine, dishwasher, and boiler condensate. When the washing machine runs, the air break overflows. The dishwasher is on too, the problem is worse. This used to happen...
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    Brand new toilet leak - flexible connector seal - please help

    HI I am trying to connect the new toilet and it's leaking from underneath the flexible connector behind at the bottom of the seal (I'm in the UK). I tried 3 different flexible connectors (different brands) but small leak was always there. Removed the toilet bowl now and inspected the outlet...
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    Should I call Cadent for this gas leak?

    Hello, I live in a residential block with communal heating and hot water. Because I smelled a bit of gas in the boiler room, I bought a gas detector and did a survey. Can you please watch the YouTube video on the link below and tell me if you think the reaction of the detector is expected or...
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    Leak from under wall mounted toilet

    Hello. I have a Nocode 510 wall mounted WC. Not sure of exact sub-brand. It's been working fine for 5 years but has recently developed a leak under the toilet. I've had a plumber over here twice 1) the first time to fix and replace the flush cone - which has led to a slightly bigger leak. 2) I...
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    Bath waste leak washer required

    Hi All Every now and then I have to unscrew the chrome waste which is attached under my freestanding bath and pull all the hair out from the plug hole. Unfortunately the greenish gasket/washer that goes inside the u type chrome bend which then screws onto the threaded plug hole sticking through...

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