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Fellow Practitioner Issue 286 Dated 5 February 2016
Thu, 04 Feb 2016 17:22:50 GMT

Here we are back in a new year and ready to stand up for our rights but everyone needs to step up, not just a few.

Gas and Coucil Regulations.
Wed, 03 Feb 2016 02:18:02 GMT

hi guys, came across a guy today who told me that the gas company would not supply him gas anymore as the bottle station was to close to an air vent (the vent in question had not been covered since original installation and had been like that for TEN y...

Re: Dodgy plumbers and dodgy plumbing
Tue, 02 Feb 2016 06:28:31 GMT

No reason why they cant have it like worksafe where details are kept anonymous to the perpetrator

Re: How many people with a 180 litre tank?
Tue, 02 Feb 2016 05:00:51 GMT

In order to answer your question we need to know the age of your present cylinder. One thing I can say is that there wont be enough hot water for 9 with 180 litres. Why on earth would you allow them to have that many people there while they are tenants...

How many people with a 180 litre tank?
Tue, 02 Feb 2016 02:29:51 GMT

Hello all,

Looking for some expert advice. I have 4 tennants in a buy to let property. We have a Rheem 180 litre electric boiler. The tennants want to move another 5 people in. I am worried about the boiler holding out. Would our tank hold out???

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