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Rated people I obtained a company to lay a new pathway at the front of my house and cant locate them now. The owners name was Andy Clarke


DIY training

Hi, I'm looking to get some DIY training for a colleague. Do any of your tradesmen offer this or is there any way of requesting this at an agreed fee? Also, to be carried out near Plumstead/London during the evening. This would cover basic DIY skills such as drilling, putting up shelves etc.



Radiator leaking

My radiator is leaking from the middle. Just a little drip. Can it be repaired easily?



Residual current device

I am hoping to convert a brick shed into a utility. There is electric/water to the shed, but there is a warning on the electrics: 'the installation must be modified and protected by a residual current device before use'. What is this/does this do, and would it be expensive?



Light bulb blow

Why does circuit breaker trip out when two light switches are switched on at the same time? my electric tripped when a bedroom and the kitchen light were switched on at exactly the same time. why did this happen? and would this cause the bulb to blow?


Query qualifications?

Aerial network regulations. When asking a trades person for help with TV signal problems, aerials etc, entertainment wiring etc. how do I know if they are properly trained?

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