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Alfie Secure Shower Head Fixings – Capel #14

Perfect, watertight, secure connection between pipework and fittings: https://www.coolag.co.uk Robin is joined by Ty Harnett to look at getting a really secure fixing for his showerheads to make them strong enough for chin-ups! A faster, more robust and watertight connection for securing fixed shower heads, shower hose wall fittings, wall mounted taps and bar shower valves, WC’s and hand basins. …

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Broken Sewer Nightmare Thames Water Won’t Fix

Thames Water sewage problems. Roger visits the home of a desperate Skill Builder viewer who contacted us to seek advice on a clogged sewer repair problem that Thames Water refuses to help him further with after two attempts at fixing it. Thames Water plc can be found using these links: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thameswater Twitter: https://twitter.com/thameswater Frequent searches related to Thames Water …

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Robin Installs the Lindab MVHR System – Capel #13

The Testo commissioning device was also supplied by and is available to buy from Lindab. What is MVHR and why is Robin so excited to have it as part of the Capel Build? Special thanks go to Lindab for helping Robin commission the system and make sure it is working perfectly. #Lindab #MVHR #CapelBuild

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Rant – Rising Damp Strikes Again (or does it?)

Time for another rant! Roger comes across another example of rising damp and cannot figure out why or how so many intelligent people are rising damp deniers. #RisingDamp

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Vlog – HSE Figures Show Fatalities on the Rise

The annual HSE statistics report for work-related deaths for the 2018 to 2019 period shows a rise in the number of work-related deaths. Between April 2018 and March 2019, 147 workers died from work-related injuries, 6 more deaths than the previous year. Breakdown of the HSE Fatality Figures The 3 industries with the highest number of fatal injuries Agriculture, forestry …

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Is Dot and Dab an Approved Method of Wall Tiling?

Roger looks at the important changes to BS 5385-1 and how it affects the dot & dab technique. The latest revision to the British Standard covering wall tiling includes a number of changes which the industry needs to be aware of. We look at the crucial aspect of adhesive coverage and bond strength. Find out more here: https://bit.ly/2qoSmXc

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Do You Know How Plastic Pipe is Made? PIPELIFE

Team SB travels to Cork in the south of Ireland to visit the Pipelife factory and discover how they make their Easy-Lay PB barrier pipe. #PIPELIFE #Plumbing #EasyLay

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Clever Tool for Tying Rebar – Max TwinTier

Roger checks out the Max RB441T TwinTier Rebar Tying Hand Tool at the UK Construction show. #UKConstruction #MaxTwinTier #Powertools

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Rockwool for Sound Insulation & Fire Protection

Roger continues the extension series with some Rockwool insulation roll installation to deal with sound transmission and fire protection. #Rockwool #Insulation

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Why Does Robin Love Liquid Screed? – Capel #12

It’s time for the screed to go down on the Capel Build now and Robin couldn’t be more excited. He’s been using liquid screed from for around 10 years and in this video, you’ll find out why he thinks it’s the perfect solution, especially for screeding over underfloor heating. SHOW LINKS Southern Screed https://www.southernscreed.uk The Underfloor Heating Company https://www.theunderfloorheatingstore.com Discount …

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