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Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: July 24, 2013 | No Comments »

ELECTRICAL SAFETY -  ASK THE EXPERTS DIY Doctor is joined today by Tony Cable who is spokesperson for NICEIC (National Inspection Council For Electrical Installation), the UK’s leading regulatory body for the electrical industry. He is going to answer questions about electrical safety. If your questions are not answered here you can look at our Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: July 23, 2013 | No Comments »

Keeping cool is not so easy as the UK is rocked by a heatwave, the like of which we can’t remember. If you are finding the hot weather just a stage too far here are 10 great ways to keep cool this summer (and one dodgy way to keep your cat from overheating). When it Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: July 22, 2013 | No Comments »

The Hampton Court Palace Flower Show saw a great charity fundraising idea in 2013. In a collaboration between the UK’s Royal Horticultural Society and Country Living Magazine a team of willing celebrities were each encouraged to decorate a Chicken Hut to be auctioned online for their selected charities.. We bring you an update on our Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: July 19, 2013 | No Comments »

Grass is tougher than it looks, so there is no need to water your lawns as long as they are established (i.e. they have been turfed or seeded for a least a year). Turf experts at The Turfgrass Growers Association have reminded us that watering lawns in a heat wave is a waste of water, Read on…