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Re: chimney sweep

After a little checking around, I had the guys from Aardvark Sweeps round today to sweep my woodburner and an open fire. I have to say they were absolutely fabulous! They did both jobs with a minimum of fuss, removing a sack of soot from the open fire, no mess (amazing) and left both looking cleaner...
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Tue Jan 14, 2014 12:09 am

Re: Real fires?


As far as I understand it, in london - as it is a smokeless zone, you should only burn smokeless fuel unless you have a defra approved wood burning stove. In reality I have never known anyone to get into trouble for burning wood in london.

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Mon Jan 13, 2014 11:52 pm

Re: Real fires?


As far as I understand it, in london - as it is a smokeless zone, you should
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Mon Jan 13, 2014 11:48 pm

Re: Moped to work - Good idea?

Definitely! It is so convenient. I started off with a 50cc Vespa but changed it within a year for a 125cc as I felt it didn't have quite enough power for hills and on the odd occasion when I needed to go over 30. Also, I try not to use mine when it is raining, it just isn't much fun and the benefits...
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Mon Jan 13, 2014 9:05 am

Re: Recommendation for Builders -Loft Extension

A woman at the helm of a building company - stounds like my kind of company! Can you please send me their details too.

Many thanks

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Mon Jan 13, 2014 1:05 am

Re: How much should I pay a Party Wall Surveyor?

You have my sympathies Emma, I had a similar experience when we were having a loft conversion and one of our party wall was with a council owned house. The council appolnted a firm of city surveyors who initially said it would cost me about £1500 and then sent me a bill for nearly £3000. After a lot...
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Sat Jan 11, 2014 10:45 pm

Re: Brown leather corner sofa for sale-Tooting Bec

Hi. I like your sofa - what are the dimensions?
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Fri Jan 10, 2014 2:30 pm