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by Leezer01
Thu Aug 25, 2016 11:20 pm
Forum: Decorating Forum
Topic: Black Sticky Stuff Under Varnish on Skirting on Stairs
Replies: 0
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Black Sticky Stuff Under Varnish on Skirting on Stairs

Currently stripping all the old decorative varnish off the skirting on the stairs and on some of the upright bits have this blacky really really sticky stuff under it. Not wanting to scrape or sand or really touch it till I know what it is.

It's only in some bits.any ideas what it is.
by Leezer01
Thu Aug 04, 2016 10:45 pm
Forum: Glazing and Double Glazing Forum
Topic: Sash Window Crimp Tool Required
Replies: 3
Views: 2264

Re: Sash Window Crimp Tool Required

It's the end thats connected to the window. Maybe a screw through the rope would be better.

So far thats holding
by Leezer01
Wed Aug 03, 2016 10:50 pm
Forum: Home Insurance Forum
Topic: Paint on Stair carpet All the Way Down
Replies: 0
Views: 2606

Paint on Stair carpet All the Way Down

As u guessed by the headline, the young apprentice (17 months old) decided to help me while painting by moving the paint tin down the stairs for me..........basically he kicked the gloss paint down the stairs and it's went everywhere Cleaning is not going to happen due to everything being covered bu...
by Leezer01
Wed Aug 03, 2016 3:39 pm
Forum: Glazing and Double Glazing Forum
Topic: Sash Window Crimp Tool Required
Replies: 3
Views: 2264

Sash Window Crimp Tool Required

The cord has snapped. i see how to replace. Can't crimp the cord to the metal sleeve hard enough. What tool req?
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