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    • 31st May 05, 1:56 PM
    Free Personal Plumbing Info. 31st May 05 at 1:56 PM
    Plumbing is too expensive. Especially as some of it, but not all, can be done ourselves. So to help out Ian Puddick (media plumber - ie he appears doing plumbing on some radio & TV progs!) has agreed to answer your questions on here for free.

    (QUICK NOTE: My throw away line in the tip about plumbers charging a fortune has offended some. So let me say yes there are some rip-off plumbers, but there are of course good guys too. Apologies if i offended the latter!)

    Of course there's never something for nothing, so I have agreed to tell you that his website is well fair is fair and it lets you know who you're dealing with.

    How does it work?

    Click reply to ask your question, and then over the next few days, Ian will come along at various times and answer as many as he can.

    Please do not get into discussion on this thread (all off topic posts will be deleted) this is simply for asking questions.

    What type of questions?

    Anything on plumbing, though of course sometimes there will be things only someone qualified should do.

    Personally I want to know "how do you find your stopcock?"

    The Obligatory Disclaimer

    This is a thread for info, questions and general discussion. Before taking any action you should always ensure it is correct for you in your circumstances. Neither nor Ian Puddick take any responsibility or are liable for any accidents, problems or damage cause by correctly or incorrectly using the information in this thread.

    IMPORTANT UPDATE 18 June 2005

    There was such huge demand for this, with so many questions, we've turned the Q&A into a full article

    To read the answers go to Plumbing MasterClass: sort your pipes out for free!
    Last edited by MSE Martin; 15-06-2005 at 7:21 PM.
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