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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…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: February 5, 2013 | 1 Comment »

The Government proposed new clauses to the Energy Bill yesterday, which should ensure that consumers get a better deal on their energy bills. The Government wants to simplify consumer bills and make tariffs easier to understand for the average consumer. the Prime Minister has promised to help consumers get the cheapest deals, and understanding the Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: February 4, 2013 | No Comments »

We should be concerned about the decline in Bee population – bees are the primary pollinators of our flowers and also our crops. Bees have been declining in recent years, some of it due to disease. However the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), and various environmental campaigners, have highlighted the detrimental affect of a group Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: February 3, 2013 | 2 Comments »

We usually write about serious DIY tasks and show you how to make repairs properly and safely. However we were recently sent a link to this ‘repair’ by one of our eagle eyed users, and we thought we should share the fun. Thanks to James Barnett for sending us this link, and to Florian Schmid Read on…