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Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: March 2, 2017 | No Comments »

If you are a builder, Joist Hangers should be no stranger to you, neither will the words Jiffy Hanger. To the uninitiated however, they could be modern methods of torture or something found in a changing room ! Finding out about joist hangers can make life so easy if you are involved in any kind Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: February 16, 2017 | No Comments »

We have teamed up with Hire Station to offer tool hire and plant for hire for whatever project you are planning. Why, you might well ask? Find out more about the DIY Doctor Hire Service and the tools that we offer here. Why Hire Tools? We firmly believe in using the right tools for the Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: February 3, 2017 | No Comments »

This is a really quick guide to what is allowed and what is not. It is no substitute for contacting your local building control officer for further clarification; Find out how you apply for building approval here. If you would like to read up further it is very clearly laid out in Part K of the Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: January 27, 2017 | No Comments »

Saving money by insulating your walls is nothing new, but if you haven’t done it yet it is probably because you don’t know where to start. This is our guide to putting that right! We will link to the projects to show you how to insulate your walls, or get someone else in to help Read on…