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

Have you completed a grand design in the last two years, and would you like to gain recognition for it? If so, you could enter your self build project into the Grand Designs Award 2013, for the chance to win this sought-after accolade, and then brag about it onstage to Kevin McCloud at the Grand Read on…

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

There has been a real upsurge of interest in traditional crafts recently from the relatively sedentary knitting and crocheting to more hefty stone carving and woodturning. We applaud anyone who gets involved in these activities, because we believe that making and mending things yourself is much more intellectually challenging, and emotionally rewarding, than just buying Read on…

Posted by: georginaR |  Posted on: February 22, 2013 | 1 Comment »

Last summer you went out into the garden with your tool kit and DIY knowledge to build yourself a patio and BBQ area. The days were spent under the sun supplying friends and family with delicious food and enjoying the surroundings of the garden instead of the confines of the lounge. However, with the winter Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: February 21, 2013 | 1 Comment »

Tell us your 12 favourite DIY tasks for a chance to win a full toolkit (Tradesmen also get 12 months free advertising on DIY Doctor) We have some mixed news for you this morning The sad news is Auntie Mavis and Uncle Jim have passed away in a freak accident on their tandem. The good Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: February 20, 2013 | No Comments »

Would you be prepared to send us your DIY disasters? So many people own smartphones these days that videos are becoming the easiest way of telling a story. DIY Doctor is reacting to this trend by supplying more and more video versions of our How To guides and Product Review videos, to help you with Read on…