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  1. Insulation
    Hello In an effort to make my basement warmer, reduce condensation, stop mould from occurring , and save on costs, im planning to remove the pink batt insulation from headers and wall then spray foam headers with closed cell up to 3.7in and then just the top 2 feet of basement wall with 2in...
  2. General DIY Discussions
    Hi everyone hoping you can offer some advice . We’ve had this home for around 6 months. We started to notice damp in the spare bedroom (only room with damp really )Few things to note- all the external walls in this home are papered with a thermal paper - previous owners (really thick , hard to...
  3. General DIY Discussions
    Hi All, My water tank overflowed a few days ago due to the ball cock not working. A plumber has now fixed the issue. Im now worried about the long term affects the water had. The bedroom with the leak has visible damp stains and I can smell the damp in the corridors. I applied some anti...
  4. Plumbing
    Some tile was coming off the wall next to the bathtub, and I saw what I was sure was mould. Then I thought maybe it was rust... then I thought it's obviously got to be rust. But, I really wouldn't know what "obvious" is, so was hoping someone here could get an answer from the photos.
  5. Drywall & Plaster
    Hi everyone! Can you give me some ideas on how to get rid of mould on walls and ceiling? Is there something more efficient than bleach and borax?
  6. Building & Construction
    I stripped the wallpaper above my main shower this weekend and found cloudy discouleration in the drywall underneath. Wearing a mask, etc, this a.m. removed a 32" piece of wall and some found mold on the back of the drywall against the vapour barrier, as well as some behind the insulation inside...
  7. General DIY Discussions
    I found this site in google and I was hoping that I can get some information as I am about to have a total breakdown. When I bought my house from my gf's grandfather there were some water issues that I have been working on. New roof, gutters, downspouts, removing concrete walkways, new...
  8. General DIY Discussions
    hi, i have a problem with my property. my neighbouring terraced house is derelict, with a little amount of roof, lots of weeds and a whole load of water/ rain coming in. as you can guess i thus have a damp problem! i can get into the house, as its been derelict for 15years. so i was thinking of...
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