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hello the height of base units are 720 +150 for plinth and 40mm for worktops =910 . one trick to make it look better just put a 15mm piece of matching material under work top

The Complete Kitchen and Bathroom Company 22nd Jan, 2012
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Pros and cons to underfloor heating?

Ymarkymark_56 17th Feb, 2011 Bathroom Fitting
5 Answers u11
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dont use under real wood under tiles or laminate ok, only think to remember you need to use a thermostat to control temp

The Complete Kitchen and Bathroom Company 17th Feb, 2011
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Kitchen fitting

Ymrsd_29 21st Apr, 2011 Kitchen Fitting
9 Answers u31
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hello getting the correct tradesmen will depend on the price you are given,i only use gas safe engineers,approved electricians and a skilled carpenter and a itemised job list

The Complete Kitchen and Bathroom Company 21st Apr, 2011
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Skirting boards butted-up and not scribed

Yneiltheblue 17th Sep, 2011 Carpentry & Joinery
9 Answers u34
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hello cut skirting at 45% and then cut with a coping saw easy job for a carpenter

The Complete Kitchen and Bathroom Company 18th Sep, 2011
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Suggest a good loft ladder

Yolddears 17th Feb, 2011 Carpentry & Joinery
6 Answers u6
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hello faxro sell a loft ladder combined in its own frame can be obtained from selco you will need a tradecard ,just measure from the floor to ceiling this will tell you the one to buy thanks mick

The Complete Kitchen and Bathroom Company 17th Feb, 2011
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Removal of a first floor stud wall

Yterry_74 30th May, 2011 Carpentry & Joinery
11 Answers u18
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stud walls in general are not load bearing

The Complete Kitchen and Bathroom Company 30th May, 2011
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is it normal for the customer to pay 50% upfront before the work is started?

Ypatisserie 15th Nov, 2011 Carpentry & Joinery
17 Answers u13
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hello get him to acept stage payments and sign a contract and never give 50%deposit

The Complete Kitchen and Bathroom Company 15th Nov, 2011
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Which hinges door I use for a heavy door?

Ystreatham 17th Feb, 2011 Carpentry & Joinery
12 Answers u30
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hello 3 hinges per door pre drills and buy a good quality hinge ie: brand name from screw fix thanks mick

The Complete Kitchen and Bathroom Company 17th Feb, 2011
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your door should be fitted with door closure ,fire hinges and intumescent strips down 2 sides and top if not the door doesn't comply also your landlord should have by law a fire certificate on display if not ring your local council

The Complete Kitchen and Bathroom Company 5th Mar, 2011
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How much to fit replacement kitchen doors?

Ybobbyboy_70 30th Apr, 2011 Kitchen Fitting
5 Answers u2
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hello cost of doors depend on style and materials but for a vinyl full height door ie:715x495 £15 for a drawer door £8-9 if you are in my area just send sizes

The Complete Kitchen and Bathroom Company 1st May, 2011
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what is the best way to cut a socket hole out of a stainless steel splashback with mdf backing

Yfaulks6164 30th May, 2011 Kitchen Fitting
11 Answers u2
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cover the area you need to put socket with masking tape mark area to be cut and drill 4 holes 1 in each corner and cut out with jigsaw with correct blade and then file and rough areas

The Complete Kitchen and Bathroom Company 30th May, 2011
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Tesco Kitchens ( Marktwo group)

Ywillderness 28th Apr, 2012 Kitchen Fitting
2 Answers u1
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hello i have just come across a quote from tesco,i could not get near there price and there itemised price listing for electrics,plumming and tiling was priced on per sq mt and not the total sq mts of the job and was misleding.the 25 yr guarantee what does it cover and a kitchen will not last that long

The Complete Kitchen and Bathroom Company 29th Apr, 2012
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