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Choosing Curtain Furniture

Choosing Curtain Furniture Introduction Choosing Curtain Furniture. There are several variations of curtains and poles available.  This is a great way to ensure the colour scheme will match when decorating a room. Curtain Poles & Tracks What is the difference between curtain poles and tracks? Curtain tracks can only be used to hang pencil-pleat curtains Curtain poles can hang both

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Plumbing washing machines

Plumbing washing machines Plumbing washing machines and dishwashers are very similar. Replacing an existing one is a much easier task than starting from scratch for which you may want to get a plumber in. Dishwashers/washing machines need: To be level so they don’t vibrate Power from a 13amp plug socket A water pipe coming in A waste pipe going out

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Wallpaper stripping techniques

Wallpaper stripping techniques 1 Before you begin… Remove a small section of the wallpaper in an inconspicuous corner first, using a scraper. This will give you a better idea of how much time it’s going to take and if necessary, you can change your plans. 2 Is it strippable? Pry up a seam edge using a utility knife and tug

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