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by PCarter
Fri Jan 08, 2021 2:08 pm
Forum: Carpentry and Joinery Forum
Topic: Attaching a heavy plaster finial to a curtain pole.
Replies: 0
Views: 1720

Attaching a heavy plaster finial to a curtain pole.

I have an existing curtain pole, around 4” in diameter – attached to each end is a heavy plaster finial. The finial is attached to the pole using a wooden dowel. The dowel is bonded in to the finial and then slides in to the pole, a screw then goes through the pole holding the dowel in place. I am l...
by PCarter
Fri Jan 08, 2021 2:03 pm
Forum: Interior Design Forum
Topic: Attaching a heavy plaster finial to a curtain pole.
Replies: 0
Views: 2027

Attaching a heavy plaster finial to a curtain pole.

I have an existing curtain pole, around 4” in diameter – attached to each end is a heavy plaster finial. The finial is attached to the pole using a wooden dowel. The dowel is bonded in to the finial and then slides in to the pole, a screw then goes through the pole holding the dowel in place. I am l...
by PCarter
Fri Jan 08, 2021 1:56 pm
Forum: Stains, Marks and Remedies Forum
Topic: Cup 'ring' stain removal from speaker cabinet and 'refresh'
Replies: 0
Views: 1969

Cup 'ring' stain removal from speaker cabinet and 'refresh'

Hi - can anyone recommend a way of removing the round cup mark on the speak cabinet in the attached image, also, is there any easy way of 'refreshing' the cabinet as it's now looking a bit old and some colour would help it..
by PCarter
Thu Jan 07, 2021 9:23 am
Forum: Lofts and Loft Conversions Forum
Topic: Roof insulation absorbing condensation
Replies: 5
Views: 2463

Re: Roof insulation absorbing condensation

OK - many thanks for your advice
by PCarter
Wed Jan 06, 2021 8:50 am
Forum: Lofts and Loft Conversions Forum
Topic: Roof insulation absorbing condensation
Replies: 5
Views: 2463

Re: Roof insulation absorbing condensation

Thanks for your reply - in summary, as long as I have the warm, wet air from the bathroom vented in to the roof the condensation build-up will continue regardless of how the insulation is applied?
by PCarter
Mon Jan 04, 2021 5:26 pm
Forum: Lofts and Loft Conversions Forum
Topic: Roof insulation absorbing condensation
Replies: 5
Views: 2463

Roof insulation absorbing condensation

Hi - hope you can advise a solution to the following issue - the fibreglass insulation placed between the roof rafters is wet due to condensation build-up. How can I insulate the gap between the rafters without the build up of condensation. There are two roof vents in cut through the tiles and small...
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