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Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: May 15, 2013 | 2 Comments »

This morning’s issue of Stylist featured an article by Lucy Mangan on why we’re all saying ‘Bye, Bye’ to DIY – if you haven’t read it yet, you can find it here. For the most part, I can agree with Lucy’s sentiment. The quick fix, flashy home makeover shows of the last decade did perpetuate Read on…

Posted by: Alex |  Posted on: May 15, 2013 | No Comments »

In matters of home security it’s always important to do things right and after deciding on the specific security camera or camera system that you desire you’ll want to make sure that everything goes to plan when it comes to installation. Image Source Inevitably you always end up getting what you pay for, with video Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: May 14, 2013 | 1 Comment »

Samuel-James Wilson describes himself as a Bricklayer/Builder/Blogger from North Yorkshire He entered the building trade at 15, having been disillusioned with school, and started off taking a plumbing apprenticeship before switching to become a Bricklayer’s labourer for two years, and finally formalising his training by entering a bricklayers apprenticeship.Now self-employed his jobs have included working Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: May 13, 2013 | 2 Comments »

The Best of Grand Designs at The Excel London While visiting Grand Designs Low Impact Living Initiative area at Grand Designs Live last week, my attention was caught by the sparkle of mica in a wall surface on display. As I rocked backwards and forwards with my nose a few inches from the plastered board Read on…