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  1. king of pipes liked leelister6's post in the thread Tilers Forum - They proper hate us don't they?!.

    Been looking at the tilers forum as I've been getting quite a few refurbs and can't find a decent tiler so been doing it myself. Got...

    Dec 11, 2018 at 6:39 PM
  2. king of pipes rated Last Plumber's post Agree in the thread Condensate Pipe Blockages.

    My opinion is that if the thing is installed correctly it should be fine. There is always a possibility of anything freezing in extreme...

    Dec 11, 2018 at 6:37 PM
  3. king of pipes replied to the thread Shower pump woes.

    My mistake bud sorry was a bit early not got any answers for ya .

    Dec 11, 2018 at 6:36 PM
  4. king of pipes replied to the thread Boiler replacement. 15kw or 18kw.

    Heating systems need to be designed to operate at a comfortable temperature 21 - 22 0c when the outside temperature can dip to minus 10...

    Dec 11, 2018 at 6:31 PM
  5. king of pipes liked YorkshireDave's post in the thread Shower pump woes.

    First things first. The surrey flange installation def concerns me. It looks as if the normal supply output dips down as it leaves. IF...

    Dec 11, 2018 at 5:13 PM
  6. king of pipes rated Ben-gee's post Agree in the thread Shower pump woes.

    KOP, it’s a single - he’s only pumping the hot. (not the mains). I agree no plastic that near tank, but can’t see anything else...

    Dec 11, 2018 at 5:13 PM
  7. king of pipes rated Chuck's post Agree in the thread Drying out after a long slow leak.

    In my opinion, chipboard only has one good property: it's cheap. From every other point of view, including water resistance, it's...

    Dec 11, 2018 at 7:40 AM
  8. king of pipes rated WC1's post Agree in the thread Drying out after a long slow leak.

    Impossible to tell until it's all dried out. Dehumidifier not expensive from hire shops. Also airflow as said above, do what you can to...

    Dec 11, 2018 at 7:39 AM
  9. king of pipes replied to the thread Condensate Pipe Blockages.

    Yep does happen and will happen again this year anything under 11/4",3m long unlagged and run externally will freeze, condense pipe...

    Dec 11, 2018 at 7:13 AM
  10. king of pipes attached a file to the thread Shower pump woes.

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  11. king of pipes attached a file to the thread Shower pump woes.

    Few errors there bud you can't feed the pump off the cold main its not allowed in the water regulations i am afraid, it needs to be...

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  12. king of pipes attached a file to the thread Boss onto horizontal 110 waste.

    You can't solvent weld onto underground pipe its either cut a section out and use a bossed tee and a slip coupling or you could use a...

    Screenshot_20181211-025620_Chrome.jpg Dec 11, 2018 at 3:01 AM
  13. king of pipes replied to the thread help with pricing to install new radiator.

    If your not happy then get another engineer to give you a estimate very very few of us make the sort of money you quoted, it's more like...

    Dec 10, 2018 at 7:11 AM
  14. king of pipes rated townfanjon's post Agree in the thread Expansion vessel on a flexi - illegal?.

    Always used to be connected by flexis but the trend now is to hard pipe them .

    Dec 9, 2018 at 9:47 PM
  15. king of pipes rated 999's post Agree in the thread Expansion vessel on a flexi - illegal?.

    There is flexible hoses available to buy used for the hotwater expansion into the vessal. Personally i like to pipe them up in copper

    Dec 9, 2018 at 9:47 PM