I hung my vertical radiator in the new lounge while the builder of my extension and his plumber were busy doing other work. They let me do this because I explained my concerns about its weight and agreed to try fixing it by their method. I explained what I planned to do if, when I had hung my vertical radiator by their method, it wasn’t secure.Continue reading “How I Hung My Vertical Radiator In The New Lounge”
How I renewed the coupling kit which joins my toilet cistern and pan. I did this to repair a Close Coupled Toilet leaking fresh water between the cistern and pan. Water was leaking from the coupling joint when the toilet was flushed.Continue reading “Fixing A Close Coupled Toilet Leaking Fresh Water”
How I extended the door bell in my home so it can be heard in the house extension and shed. It’s been done by incorporating wireless technology, while retaining my original 1980s “DING-DONG” door chime which had a great sound and an illuminated bell push.Continue reading “Extending The Door Bell In My Home”
How I replaced an incandescent bell push light with LEDs. The bell push operates a door chime powered by AC from a bell transformer.Continue reading “Converting A Bell Push Light To LEDs”
How I extended an existing patio in front of a new ground floor house extension. I talk about matching the the new slabs with the originals and keeping the pattern random. It also tells how I put a curved wave in the edge to match other curves and create a pleasing shape to the patio.Continue reading “I Built A Riven Patio Extension For My House Extension”
This post describes: How the cooling fan on an NVIDIA GeForce GTS240 PC display adapter was lubricated to silence it when it became noisy.Continue reading “Lubricating The Heat Sink Fan On A GeForce GTS240”
This post describes: How a towel wrapped around two rails parallel to each other in a particular way will not easily fall off onto the floor. It shows what a two rail system looks like but not how to construct a particular one in detail.Continue reading “Towels Do Not Slip Off Twin Towel Rails”
This post describes: How I restored a Remploy Attendant Propelled Stowaway Wheelchair whose tyres and arm rests had deteriorated with time in a hot loft atmosphere. The rest of it was in excellent condition and it now functions like it did when it was new.Continue reading “Restoring An Attendant Propelled Stowaway Wheelchair”
You start off with a nice roll of Gift Wrap, when you wrap those gifts for that festive occasion, and afterwards you have a small rectangle of unused paper left over.
Eventually another small gift needs wrapping so you look through the small left-over pieces of Gift Wrap only to find several are nearly large enough but you haven’t enough to cover your gift.
Well perhaps you’ve failed to use the best paper orientation on your package. This article suggests how you might make the paper cover, a box at least, by wrapping in an unusual way.Continue reading “Not Enough Gift Wrap For That Gift? Wrap It Diagonally.”
The following post will describe how to turn Windows 10 Fast Startup OFF or ON. I usually turn it off on my PCs because I’ve had startup problems as described in the following sections.Continue reading “I Found Windows 10 Fast Startup Caused Problems”