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Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: April 7, 2014 | No Comments »

In a certain DIY Shed website this brand is advertising loft boards and showing this picture of how the insulation is packed under the boards. There are two reasons why this is not right: 1. Insulation works in a loft by warming up the air that filters into the voids within the quilt. If the Read on…

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

April is the beginning of Woodworm Season You may not have realised that woodworm has a season, but of course if you pay attention to these things you would realise that woodworm beetles tend to emerge from their midwinter munching at about this time of year, so they can go on the lookout for a Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: March 25, 2014 | No Comments »

We are very excited about bringing trade quality tools to consumers at our brand new event – The Tools Arena at the NEC. To celebrate the opening of our DIY Superstore we are having a big bash at the National Homebuilding and Renovating Show in Birmingham. The Tools arena will be fully operational throughout the Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: March 17, 2014 | No Comments »

Preparing a Wet Room for Tiling If you are building a wet room you need to be absolutely sure it won’t leak. Before you tile a wet room you should seal the room with a waterproof membrane to save yourself from costly leaks later. This quick guide tells you how to use a liquid rubber Read on…