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by thebadger7
Mon Apr 27, 2020 2:47 pm
Forum: Conversion, Refurbishment and Renovation Forum
Topic: Removing 70's-Style Gas Fire and Fireplace
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Removing 70's-Style Gas Fire and Fireplace

Hi guys I’m wanting to remove a horrible 70s style gas fire from Victorian property, and open up space for shelves in the void. Going to get an engineer round to disconnect and make gas safe, but unsure how to proceed with the removal part. I feel like I could do it myself to save costs, but a littl...
by thebadger7
Sat Jan 04, 2020 2:31 pm
Forum: Flooring and Floor Coverings Forum
Topic: Anyone With Experience of Limecrete Flooring
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Views: 1767

Anyone With Experience of Limecrete Flooring

Hi all

Has anyone had any experience of laying limecrete as a subfloor?

I'm in the process of renovating a Victorian semi.

The lower ground floor is solid, tiles and carpet. Some damp in walls so keen to lay breathable floor where poss.

Cheers

Luke
by thebadger7
Mon Jan 11, 2016 6:20 pm
Forum: Timber Framed Building
Topic: Woodworm in Bresummer Beam in Victorian Terraced House
Replies: 0
Views: 3071

Woodworm in Bresummer Beam in Victorian Terraced House

Hi all After some advice. I moved into a Victorian terraced house about a year ago, which used to be a shop (20+ years ago) so has a bresummer beam across the old shop front. The upstairs windows lean inwards, suggesting the beam is sagging, so I took some of the porch apart to take a proper look - ...
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