For all those who think that bathroom mould and mildew is unavoidable in the British climate, the fact that it rarely, if ever, exists in up-market bathrooms is telling. You may think this is simply down to being able to afford a good cleaner, and admittedly that helps, but a lot of the things that cause mould are built into …Read More »
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How to silicone seal a basin or bath with Abacus Bathrooms
In this latest video on the Skill Builder You Tube channel Roger Bisby shares some tips on how to silicone seal a basin or bath and explains some cheats which can make the job easier. Among Roger’s tips are making sure that the surface is clean and dry before beginning the job. Roger also demonstrates a tool from Abacus which …Read More »
Why Does Roger Hate Push Fit Waste Pipe?
📪 Ask Skill Builder: http://skill-builder.uk/send Roger looks at some troublesome push-fit pipework in a bathroom. Here’s our message from Mike: Love watching your channel. We are just renovating our bathroom. We’ve been removing as much as we can, but this morning I noticed a leak coming through the kitchen ceiling. Now, the bathroom sink was used and I think I …Read More »
4 Roofers Couldn’t Solve This Damp Chimney. Can You?
📪 Ask Skill Builder: http://skill-builder.uk/send Roger takes a look at a problem Carl Fielding has with a leaking chimney. Here is Carl’s message: I am having issues with my chimney leaking in the attic. I have had multiple roofers come and look and even had a re-roof done. I was told the issue was gone and even got the attic …Read More »
10 Things You Need to Look for When Buying Your First Home
Buying your first home can be an overwhelming experience. It's essential to remember that this is the biggest purchase you'll ever make, and it's essential to take the time to research and make informed decisions.Read More »
Upgrade Your Shower with Fresh Silicone — DIY Guide
🛒 https://amzn.to/3ZYtnG0 Dryzone Silicone Sealant Replacement Kit (Anti Mould) Complete kit for Professional looking joints in Kitchens and Bathrooms. • All-in-one Silicone Sealant Replacement Kit – everything you need to successfully replace damaged, discoloured and mouldy sealant in bathrooms and kitchens • Don’t revive or retouch – replace! Dryzone Silicone Sealant Remover breaks down existing sealant so it can be …Read More »
Mouldy Shower Cured For Good
🛒 https://amzn.to/3hdhXNq Dryzone Mould Remover and Prevention Kit The definitive long-term solution to mould with dual-action mould remover & sanitiser spray. About Dryzone Mould Removal and Prevention Kit Tired of cleaning the same mouldy corner again and again? Standard household cleaners can often just hide the symptoms or even encourage regrowth. Dryzone dual-action Mould Treatment Pack immediately cleans the mould …Read More »
How To Fix Low Water Pressure Problems with AccuBoost
I have been a plumber for over 40 years and one question I have heard over and over again is “What can you do to improve my mains water pressure?”. For a lot of my career, the answer was “not much” because boosting the flow and pressure on water mains used to require a complicated and expensive set-up or a …Read More »
Plasterboard — Why All The Colours?
Why are there so many different types of plasterboard? Roger explains.Read More »
Grab Adhesives Showdown ~ 17 Tubes Tested!
We're back with another Skill Builder showdown and this time we test 17 grab adhesives to see how they perform and the value they offer.Read More »
Innovative Ways To Conserve Water At Home And At Work
As of 2021, the world has already used almost 3 trillion tons of freshwater.Read More »
A New Build Nightmare That Shouldn’t Happen
➤ Send us your new-build story: http://skill-builder.uk/send 🎬 Bathrooms playlist: https://bit.ly/3yaTFqi 🎬 Abacus Bathrooms playlist: https://bit.ly/3eYDdC0 Roger sees another cracked shower tray problem in a new-build house that has driven the owner to take legal action.Read More »
How to Remove Humidity from Your Furniture and Textiles for Proper Moisture Control
Humidity can lead to issues in your home. Mould and mildew are more prevalent in homes with high humidity levels or improper moisture control.Read More »
12% Decline in the Shower Market Due to Impact of COVID-19
In 2020, the UK shower market was impacted by the start of the Covid-19 pandemic and saw a sharp decline in value of around -12%.Read More »
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Home Improvement Trade Body Warns Government Not to Ignore Tradespeople
Call for Government to support the home improvement industry and play a part in the economic recovery now that the route out of lockdown is clear.Read More »
Is This The Future of Plumbing?
Roger installs a bathroom using an Abacus pre-plumbed working wall. Could this be the future of plumbing?Read More »
Sealing Around Your Bath to Stop Leaks ~ 2-Minute Tip
Roger likes a belt and braces approach to waterproofing a bathtub surround. This quick tip with the No More Leaks Kit will help you sealing around your bath to stop leaks.Read More »
AO Becomes Latest BiKBBI Sponsor
The BiKBBI has announced a partnership with electricals retailer, AO, as they become a sponsor of the government-sanctioned institute.Read More »
Graham’s Commitment to Cut Prices With Its Latest Trade Saver
Graham Plumbers’ Merchant has launched the fourth edition of its quarterly Trade Saver publication just in time for the winter season.Read More »