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by david c
Sat Oct 18, 2008 11:27 pm
Forum: Damp and Damp Proofing Forum
Topic: tiling
Replies: 2
Views: 2514

tiling

i have had my walls skimmed, and i am going to put tiles on the wall.
do i need to prep the walls first before putting my tiles on??
if so is paint that is made for fresh plaster good enough??
by david c
Tue Mar 11, 2008 1:05 am
Forum: Damp and Damp Proofing Forum
Topic: plastering after dampcourse.
Replies: 4
Views: 4585

plastering after dampcourse.

[quote="tucny"]NO! The plaster must be a strong sand/cement mix with water proofer/salt inhibitor. Try using a ready mixed system such as Limelite. It is very important that you use a correct plaster otherwise you may have problems associated with salts.[/quote] thank you very much for the...
by david c
Sun Mar 02, 2008 9:07 pm
Forum: Damp and Damp Proofing Forum
Topic: plastering after dampcourse.
Replies: 4
Views: 4585

plastering after dampcourse.

hi can anyone tell me if its ok to use browning on an internal wall after it has had a new dampcourse done?
by david c
Mon Feb 11, 2008 8:42 pm
Forum: Brickwork and Blockwork Forum
Topic: rebuild chimney stack
Replies: 3
Views: 7860

chimney

thanx for the advise, will let you know how i get on.
thanx again
by david c
Fri Feb 08, 2008 8:53 pm
Forum: Carpentry and Joinery Forum
Topic: rising damp
Replies: 0
Views: 2778

rising damp

i have a problem with damp in my internal hall wall. it has had a damp course put in over 14 years ago ( injection ). it was injected one brick above the floorboards. i have taken the old plaster of up to about one meter high. i intend to inject using dryzone, i would like to know if i should inject...
by david c
Sun Jan 27, 2008 11:34 am
Forum: Brickwork and Blockwork Forum
Topic: rebuild chimney stack
Replies: 3
Views: 7860

rebuild chimney stack

i need to take down my cimney stack and rebuild it.
rebuilding it is not a problem, i would like to know what
the mix is for rendering the flues and do i need building reg/planning permission?
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