This is a new 1 on me.
Testing a ring final circuit within a timber outbuilding.
All clear on insulation resistance with socket fronts connected but not screwed into metal back box lug. As soon as I connect any of the plates to the back box I'm getting around 16megohm between n and cpc. When...
Have many of you worked with timber frame buildings? Im pricing 9 houses which are all timber frame and have easy joist so no drilling of joists
All houses are 4 bedroom with TV and DATA points in each room, downlights downstairs and a garage with a light and socket
How long would...
All. Bear with me. I'm doing some research into electrical installation into timber framed buildings. This is not about a new build in first fix but much later modification. These constructions provide a thin service void which may or not be fit for purpose but I'm specifically interested in any...
My house is a typical 1930s semi. Seems that the partition walls between each room are stud walls. There is only one single socket in each bedroom which is clearly not ideal therefore i want to add more. The upstairs sockets are fed off a 4mm radial so I am thinking of ripping it out...
Have you seen this vid. I'd cycled straight on & bought a lottery ticket;
Cyclist luckily escapes falling tree - https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-england-london-45834019/lewisham-video-shows-falling-tree-narrowly-missing-cyclist
Hi any one got some advice on putting a cooker extractor hood discharge through timber frame house wall. Reason I ask is that I use to work (labourer) on timber frame houses a long time ago and think there could be some sort o guide lines related to going through the timber wall and membrane ...
As the title says, I need recommendations for a down-light that can sit in timber.
As far as I am aware the light needs to be "F" marked, for flammable surfaces.
Ideally the light would be fairly shallow too.
Thanks for your replies,
Thought I'd post here to see if any of you have wired new builds single storey, no loft with foil back insulation.
Its a high spec new build - downlights, data cables, speakers wires etc
I have attached a pic of the ceiling which has just been finished.
The problems i've got...
i have been to look at a small timber yard this morning with a small build ajoining the main building to look at some work her wants doing. the owner is looking to lease this ajoining building to a mechanic so a small garage mot center is going to be next door. the timber yard owner , owns the...
Anyone had any experience with Bellrock Plaster Partitions ? Seemed to be popular with John Lawrence (Glasgow) builders in the mid-late 1950s but I can't find may other examples of them.
The entire wall is constructed from a sort of plaster honeycomb (approx 6" wide hexagons made of solid...