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Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: September 10, 2014 | No Comments »

If you have been drooling over our blog on building brick barbecues which featured some great outdoor cooking ideas you might also want to give some thought to outdoor seating areas. Whether you intend to have permanent seating or simply bring out garden furniture in the good weather then you may still want to build Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: September 5, 2014 | No Comments »

Smelly Paint Complaint Many moons ago Crown paints appeared on watchdog to answer questions about an alleged problem with their Breatheasy paint…..Apparently it stunk when it was put on the walls…… Our own Mike Edwards, the original DIY Doctor was invited to Crown’s head office where they explained that, although they did not yet know Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: September 3, 2014 | No Comments »

Around 2.6 million washing machines are sold every year in the UK and this figure is only likely to increase as the population rises. However, are we perhaps a little too quick to discard our old machines and replace them with a new one? Appliance Spares Warehouse, online domestic appliance spares retailer, has produced a Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: September 1, 2014 | No Comments »

Reclaim and Upcycle for Stylish Painted Picture Frames If you like the chique cool styling of reclaimed picture frames and photoframes as shown in the picture above then find out how easy it is to get the look in your own home. You can search in junk shops, charity shops, online auction sites like ebay Read on…