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by paulz
Mon Aug 13, 2012 9:12 am
Forum: Gardens and Gardening Forum
Topic: Shed guttering
Replies: 1
Views: 2714

Shed guttering

We have an all steel bolt together shed like this one [ m ] it's sitting on concrete paving slabs, problem is the guttering or lack of. The supplied gutter is more of a thin U shaped gully to neaten up the bottom edge of the ridged sheeting. It blocks easily and the water runs off all the way along....
by paulz
Tue May 08, 2012 5:55 am
Forum: Concreting, Drives, Paths and Patios Forum
Topic: covering over the sideway on our end of terrace house
Replies: 1
Views: 2944

covering over the sideway on our end of terrace house

Our side entrance is bordered by a brick wall, and we'd like to cover the bit between the house and this wall. The other side of the wall is pavement - the road I live in - which we're sideways onto, so the pavement runs parallel to our house. if you get my drift. The wall is flat on the outside [pa...
by paulz
Sat Oct 02, 2010 7:48 am
Forum: Carpentry and Joinery Forum
Topic: finding the right hinge
Replies: 1
Views: 3048

finding the right hinge

Am in the process of boxing in the understairs space, with 3 doors. In the void are a small filing cabinet, in the "shallowest" end; a tumble drier in the middle and the end space will be used for brooms, ironing board etc. I'm making the doors, from battening with ply on either side. The ...
by paulz
Fri Apr 30, 2010 6:24 am
Forum: Central Heating and Air conditioning and Ventilation Forum
Topic: fitting a cooker hood
Replies: 1
Views: 3088

fitting a cooker hood

Been given a Hygena cooker hood model APP2400. External diameter on top of the hood is 6 inches [see picture}] The white plastic bit is the one way valve/flap. It sits in a metal collar that is part of the fan unit below. Apart from a gravity flap on the outside wall, any other considerations to bea...
by paulz
Mon Jul 27, 2009 8:09 am
Forum: Electrics Forum
Topic: greenhouse base
Replies: 1
Views: 2415

greenhouse base

We want to move our greenhouse [8' x 6', glass]. It's on a metal i frame [[i]think capital [b]I[/b] in a serif font[/i]], , but nothing under that. Would we need footings or something else below? Could we use concrete gravelboards as a quicker option? I had thought of about laying 3 courses of brick...
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