Learning to Repair and Restore Things

Common Shower Leaks and How to Repair Them

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Leaking showers waste valuable water and depending on the location of the leak, the water could damage other parts of your home. Luckily, it’s possible to troubleshoot and repair a lot of leaks on your own. Check out these solutions to common issues: 1. Crack in Shower Head If there is a crack in your shower head, you may notice water dripping where it’s not supposed to when you have the shower on.…

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Should You Be Worried About Cracks to the External Brickwork of Your Home?

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It is far from unusual for any property to settle over time, and this can cause some visible signs that may cause you to have a minor panic attack. Much will depend on the nature of the imperfection and what caused it in the first place, and you need to be a bit of a detective in order to figure this out. If you can see cracks in the brickwork of your home, what should you be worrying about?…

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How to Deal With Popcorn Ceilings During Your Renovation

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A few generations ago, builders and decorators used to think that it was a great idea to treat home surfaces with popcorn ceilings. They are certainly difficult to clean, and not only that, but they may well contain asbestos. If you’re staring at just such a ceiling in the home you are about to renovate, what do you need to bear in mind as you set about this repair job?…

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