EMERGENCY WATER LEAKS

09 February 2019
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        Place something suitable under the leak to catch the water Isolate the water supply (normally at stop tap outside the property), but in some instances there could be a service valve under the toilet/sink/bath which can be closed and the main service switched back on. Remove all items from the affected … Continue reading “EMERGENCY WATER LEAKS”

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LANDLORDS: DO YOU KNOW ABOUT THE CONDENSATION TRAP WITH VINYL SILK PAINT?

07 February 2019
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  In our experience in over 32 years of property management and years before that in the construction trade the use of vinyl silk paint comes with an added problem not immediately associated with this product.   We can without doubt contribute the forming of mould and condensation on walls which have been painted with … Continue reading “LANDLORDS: DO YOU KNOW ABOUT THE CONDENSATION TRAP WITH VINYL SILK PAINT?”

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FREEZING PIPES

05 February 2019
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HOW TO STOP AN OUTSIDE TAP FROM FREEZING: This is a good example of how to help protect an outside tap from freezing. This set-up is an option if you require to use the tap throughout the winter period. If you do not want to use the tap, it would be better to isolate the … Continue reading “FREEZING PIPES”

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