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by Woody_Dude
Fri Feb 13, 2009 12:41 pm
Forum: Flooring and Floor Coverings Forum
Topic: Knackered Floor Joists and a Nagging Wife
Replies: 4
Views: 4119

Thanks Rosebery.
by Woody_Dude
Tue Feb 10, 2009 11:03 pm
Forum: Electrics Forum
Topic: LED downlights
Replies: 5
Views: 3676

Kbrownie

It's not only the heating effect and reduced current carrying ability, but also a chemical reaction between some kinds of cables and polysterene insulation. If in direct contact it can degrade cable over time, so causing premature failure.
by Woody_Dude
Tue Feb 10, 2009 6:56 pm
Forum: Accounts Bookkeeping and Financial Forum
Topic: Can you help to access the account work remotely?
Replies: 3
Views: 7293

Hi The sort of access you require can be done, and people working remotely should not be seen as an issue. You can get packages that can be accessed remotely from a financial viewpoint, that would enable you and others to access the date you need. If it is as simple as listing and logging transactio...
by Woody_Dude
Tue Feb 10, 2009 6:37 pm
Forum: Flooring and Floor Coverings Forum
Topic: Mouse Proofing - original wooden floors
Replies: 4
Views: 5134

One solution would be to sand some of the boards and collect the dust in a dust extractor, then use this to dye some adhesive such as or even a paper mashe type mix, it's a bit of a bodge but does work.
by Woody_Dude
Tue Feb 10, 2009 6:35 pm
Forum: Flooring and Floor Coverings Forum
Topic: Engineered Oak Flooring
Replies: 2
Views: 3548

Have you thought of asking the manufacturer for specs as for best fixing methods, or looking at others of a similar nature and seeing what they saw.
by Woody_Dude
Tue Feb 10, 2009 11:28 am
Forum: Flooring and Floor Coverings Forum
Topic: Knackered Floor Joists and a Nagging Wife
Replies: 4
Views: 4119

Checked the replacing a timber floor section, and is not that helpful.

I don't have a wall plate, I have a 2 brick thick non cavity wall with holes in the brickwork to take the floor joist, not any kind if support wall plate.

Any ideas?
by Woody_Dude
Mon Feb 09, 2009 11:42 pm
Forum: Flooring and Floor Coverings Forum
Topic: Knackered Floor Joists and a Nagging Wife
Replies: 4
Views: 4119

Knackered Floor Joists and a Nagging Wife

Hello, My kicthen floor of my house (born 1889) is pretty knackered, most of the joists are shot and there has been a long term leak on the water supply that caused one area to go completely shot. My task is to replace these joists, the lot, and redo the floor. My issue is that these are the origina...
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