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ABSpareEditor
In light of Ed's absence I am bringing you the monthly Home & Garden thread! Last month's thread is here: https://www.theanswerbank.co.uk/Home-and-Garden/Question1625964.html The temperature has...
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chrissa1
My new flat is on the first floor of a house. Getting on in years and my hearing not what it was, I need to hear delivery men arriving to deliver parcels etc. Would you advise me to get a doorbell...
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mozmoz
I have a police truncheon (possible Victorian). It’s hollow wood and the handle detaches. It was made this way so that a lead weight could be inserted (which I don't have). I tried selling it on...
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237SJ
Has anyone got one? What do you think of it?
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bainbrig
How much have you got to pay for an effective leaf-blower? We’ve got a small London garden, but old age and encroaching weakness mean that such aids are getting necessary! BillB...
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gl556tr
I have a coloured kettle for my hob. With scratches making it look older than it really is, I am looking for a replacement: A) one that has a brushed/matt steel finish - polished surfaces are a...
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chrissa1
I can always hear trickling/running water coming from my cistern. There is no water coming into the bathroom around the toilet and when I lifted up the cistern lid, I couldn’t see any leaks. What...
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saintpeter48
I was cold called yesterday from Utilita about switching from SE. Has anyone any experience in switching to this company, the chap was very convincing, saying that it wouldn't cost me anything to...
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Oleanda
Where can I buy genuine Linen Union Glass Cloth tea towels?
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bainbrig
I bought a non-stick baking tray for biscuits about a year back, and the coating is lifting. Any recommendations for a heavy duty version? Ta. BB...
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Biccylova
I have bought some plant warming bags for my fuchia's but do I have to cut them back before putting the bags on? this would be a shame as they are now in full flower like they should have been in the...
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Goofy
I have 2 round tables. 1 is 36" and seats 4 comfortably. The other 3'6" and seats 6. Would a 4' table seat 8? (I'm not going to buy a new table - just get a circle made of chipboard or similar to sit...
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bainbrig
Our big old reclining armchairs are fine, but SO heavy, and in our decrepitude are just too heavy to move (for cleaning etc). Can you get big chunky reclining armchairs that aren’t so heavy, or,...
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mallyh
anyone tried these in the wash ?
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ImLostAgain
I'm following some instructions for a drilliing job and it asks me to use a drill bit or bits like this, (o6 o3.2) where the 'o' has a diagonal line through it. If I remember correctly that means...
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fruitsalad
A printer, I have to leave it in my bedroom and I would like to make it look less like a printer.
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Chipchopper
I went in my garden shed this morning and was surprised to see engine oil dripping down from a high shelf, where I had several bottles of oil stored. A couple of the plastic bottles were many years...
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normchurch
I'm in Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex. I think I'm going to need a new boiler quite soon. Can anyone recommend a good plumber who might be able to do such a job at a reasonable cost? Thanx in advance …...
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porkchop
I am trying to track down a manual for my Casio watch. The marks on the case read 343 followed by MW-503. The 343 is the model number but would anyone know what MW-503 stands for? The watch is...
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chrissa1
I’ve just taken delivery of my new 4’ double bed. Put it all together, fine. However, when I came to fit the headboard I’d bought for a small double, the fixing holes are too far apart. How do...

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