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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…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: August 28, 2014 | No Comments »

Brick Barbecue for Your Garden If you have been checking out our new projects and are inspired by the idea of building a brick barbecue in your garden you might want to check out some ideas for how it could look. You will of course need to buy some accessories such as a grill and Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: August 27, 2014 | No Comments »

Self-Build Advice – Machinery and Plant If you are the driving force behind a new house build, no matter how skilled you are, you will almost certainly need to enlist the help of others along the way. From specialist electricians to hired hands who will help you get on top of the most labour-intensive parts Read on…