Videos

Why is There a Nasty Smell? ASB #7

Send us your pictures and videos: http://skill-builder.uk/send This is the Kieren Messenger episode. He sneaks two questions into this edition of ASB and sends some lovely video clips showing his huge problem in the extension of the Messenger household. Ali P has a huge amount of questions on doing a full renovation in his house. Leo Carswell has a neglected …

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Bathroom Renovation #9 – Time for Tiling

Roger fixes a few final plumbing jobs before Martin the tiler from Abacus comes in to start the tiling the bathroom. Martin also puts the LED lights in the tiled recess shower shelves to complete the shower area. Special thanks go to Abacus for supporting this series: https://www.abacus-bathrooms.co.uk Tools and materials used in this video series: Abacus Elements Ultimate Construction …

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The Money Pit & Weekly Leak News – ASB #6

Send us your pictures and videos: http://skill-builder.uk/send Roger’s comes back to the rescue with our weekly Ask Skill Builder show and Episode 6. We take a look through your emails, Facebook messages and YouTube comments and Roger does his best to steer you in the right direction. John Collins is considering buying a ‘doer upper’ that needs an epic effort …

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Installing the Roof Maker Slimline Roof Lantern

Roger and Robin really enjoyed creating our step-by-step guide to installing a Roof Maker Slimline Roof Lantern. The English language can be confusing especially when you throw in some building terms. We have skylights, roof windows and roof lanterns. A roof lantern is not actually a lantern but a glass structure with pitched sides. Its purpose is to provide light. …

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Bathroom Renovation #8 – Ready for Tiling

It’s almost time for the tiler to start work, so Roger has to get the bath connected, the tray down, underfloor heating hooked up and the elements board down onto the KST adhesive which will give us a level bathroom floor. Special thanks go to Abacus for supporting this series: https://www.abacus-bathrooms.co.uk Installing an Infinity Single Fall Shower Tray – https://youtu.be/5CbsdvF3l0Q …

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How to Easily Remove Shower Mold – Top Life Hacks

This is a brilliant little life hack that will kill ugly black mould. We’ve been asked how to remove black mould from the silicone around shower trays many times and the solution is almost too easy to believe because it doesn’t involve any scrubbing or elbow grease. You will need some bleach, toilet or kitchen roll, gloves, eye protection and …

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Rot, Home Offices & Pipe Problems – ASB #5

Ask Skill Builder is becoming one of our most popular shows, which is great because we get to help you directly and you can take the pictures for a change! In this episode we have… Jon Curtis – Has a shower tray leaking and decided to do a full remodel job and fit all new, larger shower, but has a …

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Bathroom Renovation #7 – Bath Surround

With the Elements board in place, it’s time to work out the best fixing solution for the Abacus Multi-Design Tileable Bath Surround Kit, which is made from the same material as the Elements tile backer board. Special thanks go to Abacus for supporting this series: https://www.abacus-bathrooms.co.uk Tools and materials used in this video series: Abacus Elements Ultimate Construction Board – …

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5 Problems Solved This Week – ASB #4

Send us your pictures and videos: http://skill-builder.uk/send Roger’s house cheat sheet comes into play with Ask Skill Builder Episode 4. We take a look through your emails, Facebook messages and YouTube comments and Roger does his best to steer you in the right direction. Jacob Ashton has good cold water pressure but as soon as he turns it to hot, …

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Bathroom Renovation #6 – Elements Board

Now the bathroom is starting to take shape and with the Elements board covering up the stud work, plumbing and wiring, a real sense of progress is hitting the team. Jubi is back to help Roger with the Abacus Elements board which he loves working with. Special thanks go to Abacus for supporting this series: https://www.abacus-bathrooms.co.uk Tools and materials used …

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