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A FILOFACTS ON …. POINTING & GROUTING

In Telegraph of 13.4.14, the paper’s DIY and building consultant, Jeff Howell, was asked his opinion of mechanical re-pointing tools. He commented: “As with any method of repointing, the main problems are that (a) it is usually unnecessary, and (b) … Continue reading

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A FILOFACTS ON … GRAVEL PATHS

In Telegraph of 23.8.14, the Ask A Builder column dealt with the following question from MW of Basingstoke … “I want to install a gravel path around my house. Owing to the confines of the area, and the fact that … Continue reading

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Shednotes15 – On pointing, grouting and gravel

As previously mentioned, one of The Shed’s projects is The Filofacts, a reference work designed for your go-anywhere steam-powered personal organiser. It is not yet layout-ready, but making it so is a project for the winter months. Meanwhile, help yourself … Continue reading

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