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Cleaning Gutters and Drainpipes
Cleaning Gutters and Drainpipes
Cleaning and Clearing Your Gutters and Drainpipes made easy with our simple DIY guide....
Dealing With Damp
Dealing With Damp
How To Deal With Damp Problems around your home - DIY remedies, damp course installation, damp prevention and cures....
Filling Cracks and Chips in Walls
Filling Cracks and Chips in Walls
Need DIY advice on filling holes and cracks for painting and decorating? Read our free guide including advice on hairline cracks, types of fillers, plastering, choice…...
Fitting a Cat Flap
Fitting a Cat Flap
Fitting a cat flap may seem like a difficult task for a DIY novice but really it's only cutting an accurate hole....
Fitting a Shower Enclosure
Fitting a Shower Enclosure
A shower enclosure can last for a long time and protect the floorboards and walls from water damage but only if it is fitted properly....
Fitting Kitchen Units
Fitting Kitchen Units
It may not seem particularly difficult to fit kitchen units but it is important to know where to start and here we aim to point you in the right direction....
Fitting Kitchen Worktops
Fitting Kitchen Worktops
Fitting kitchen worktops requires attention to detail and a firm hand with the jigsaw but should be within the capabilities of most DIY-ers...
Installing an Extractor Fan in Your Bathroom
Installing an Extractor Fan in Your Bathroom
It’s possible to do most of the work of installing an extractor fan in a bathroom but electrical connection and testing must be done by a qualified electrician....
Internal Door Repairs
Internal Door Repairs
Internal doors can stick and give trouble at the hinges but although they can be a little unwieldy, running repairs are easy enough fro the DIY novice....
Lagging Pipes and Other Insulation
Lagging Pipes and Other Insulation
There's a bit more to insulation than just throwing loft insulation about and in this article you will learn about lagging pipes....
Laying Loft Insulation
Laying Loft Insulation
Laying loft insulation can be messy but it's not particularly difficult; the energy savings will pay back quite quickly and the house will feel warmer....
Putting a Flat Screen TV on the Wall
Putting a Flat Screen TV on the Wall
Flat screen TVs are perfect for putting on the wall as long as you use the right brackets and fixings....
Putting Together Flat Pack Furniture
Putting Together Flat Pack Furniture
A how to guide about putting together flat pack furniture, how to prepare for the task and what to do if it goes wrong....
Putting up Shelves
Putting up Shelves
Putting up shelves step by step DIY guide. Advice on shelving materials and how to fit shelves correctly....
The Basic Toolkit
The Basic Toolkit
Expert guide to DIY tools and Basic DIY Toolkit - what to buy, how to use around your home....
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