covering up the cystern

Postby gran60 » Sun Dec 07, 2008 4:05 pm

I am getting a new bathroom fitted.I would like a unit built over my cystern to hide it,but I am a bit worried about condensation building up inside it,then it might start to smell.Advice please. :?
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Postby Steve the gas » Mon Dec 08, 2008 5:42 am


Put vents in the boxing in using a hole saw??
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Postby plumbbob » Tue Dec 09, 2008 12:33 am

If you are fitting a concealed cistern, there are several models available that are encased in polystyrene which effectively prevents condensation from forming.
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