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Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: February 11, 2013 | 1 Comment »

How do you decide which tools to buy when you are embarking on a Home Improvement project? DIY Doctor was set up thirteen years ago after founder Mike Edwards spotted a need for DIY and Home Improvement customers to be given professional advice on how to complete basic building projects at home. This included advice Read on…

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

Gnomes are a bit of a gardening joke aren’t they? Despite that they live on in small pockets of the nation. There are Gnome reserves all over the northern hemisphere, and like Marmite I guess you either love them or hate them. Why do we put Gnomes in the garden- a brief history of the Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: February 9, 2013 | 1 Comment »

We are all thankful for central heating at this time of year, and we thought we would look at the early years of central heating history. Being able to heat our environment is an essential part of survival in cold-climate countries. We have been heating our homes since man ‘discovered’ fire or at least managed Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: February 7, 2013 | No Comments »

We came across this film on YouTube – It’s an edited video of electrical disasters put together by Seansy59. It would be funny if it wasn’t so scary. We are sure you already know that electrics are not to be messed about with – get a professional in if you don’t know what you are Read on…