We are due to have a new bathroom fitted from tomorrow. We live in a 3 story
70's townhouse, and on the top floor, we have the bathroom, and second
bedroom. The pervious owners had put 2 and 3 layers of tiles in the wall.
Because the bathroom is so small to start with, we decided to remove the
tales, and have the walls parts re-plastered, part re-tilled.
We've spent the last few weekends removing tiles from the bathroom (all the
walls are tiled). Today, we noticed that there are now hairline cracks,
radiating from over the bath. There are two cracks, at right angles, and
have moved from the bathroom, and across the ceiling of the whole top floor-
into the landing and bedroom. Should we be really worried, or could this
just be caused by the vibrations of having to chip off all of these sets of
Any advice would be appreciate, hoping that there is nothing seriously