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Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: October 17, 2013 | No Comments »

Do You Recognise this Problem? Are your old tools rusting and unloved in an old toolbox in a dusty shed? If they are then you might want to consider getting you hands on some nice shiny new tools to make your DIY jobs easier and to inspire you to get out there make things, mend Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: October 16, 2013 | No Comments »

We get questions on our forum about whether it is better to control room temperature by the main thermostat or the individual TVR’s (Thermostatic Radiator Valves). The question is usually driven by finding the best ways to save money on Central Heating, but the answer isn’t that simple. On one hand it depends on where Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: October 15, 2013 | No Comments »

We were very moved to read about The Katie Haines Memorial Trust set up by Katie’s husband and parents following her death as a result of Carbon Monoxide poisoning in 2010. Lucy Chant was a close friend of Lucy’s and is one of the trustees. She is a school teacher from Manchester,and the aim of Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: October 10, 2013 | No Comments »

As regular readers know we were asked to present at the at the National Home Improvement Show at Olympia last week. We appeared at the Tricks of the Trade Stage, and if you came along to the show this year you will know we gave away some prizes after the presentations. We asked Eco Solutions Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: October 9, 2013 | No Comments »

Save Money – Turn Off Your Heating Now the weather is cooling down, and we are likely to have the central heating on, our thoughts naturally turn to ways to save money on heating costs. One of the hotly debated topics is whether it is more cost-effective to have the heating on all the time Read on…