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Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: March 26, 2013 | 1 Comment »

Today marks the anniversary of the Government’s heat strategy Following a press release from the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) today, we look at their action plan targeting the reduction of carbon emissions across all sectors of the energy consuming market. Image courtesy of CJ Electrical “If we can increase the use of Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: March 24, 2013 | 1 Comment »

This time last year we were basking in a mini heat-wave, this year we are sheltering from ice wind and the snow is falling. We could just moan about the snow and the cold but rather than be pessimistic I wondered if we could pull out some benefits to snow, to make us all feel Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: March 23, 2013 | 1 Comment »

The insurance website confused.com have just announced the results of as survey they commissioned in March into Britain’s DIY skills DIY Doctor is very interested in their findings, and we think you will be too. For instance did you know that 10% of 18-35 year olds have called in a tradesman to change a lightbulb? Read on…

Posted by: BenP |  Posted on: March 21, 2013 | No Comments »

Unless you’re extremely lucky and live in a house with loads of land around it, or perhaps a very old place with incredibly thick walls, you’ll have come up against the bane of modern living – noise pollution. Whether it’s noisy neighbours, loud TVs, busy roads or general people noise, it’s almost impossible to not Read on…