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

We explain central heating and tell you how to find out more   Central heating is provided by one main heat source, or boiler, which then shares the heat it creates around the house. This is usually done by heating water, that is then piped to radiators, or underfloor heating systems. However sometimes the boiler Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: March 4, 2013 | 1 Comment »

Today is the first day of Climate Week! Didn’t know about Climate Week? Well let us fill you in. The idea is to get as many people as possible to do something ‘green’ during the week. The ‘ready made’ challenges are a piece of cake – honestly anyone could fit them into their lives, with Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: March 3, 2013 | 1 Comment »

We are looking for DIY Disasters for a new section on the DIY Doctor website. If you send us details of your Home Improvement mishaps, then they could feature you on our site and if you are willing we can even share them with our media partner who might put your story on the TV. Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: March 1, 2013 | 2 Comments »

You may not be able to actually get out into the garden today, but you could spend a few minutes over coffee or at lunchtime making a list of jobs to do in the garden this weekend. St. David’s Day marks the end of winter for me, and while true Spring is a few weeks Read on…

Posted by: SKChapman |  Posted on: February 28, 2013 | 3 Comments »

An extension is a great way to add value to your home and provide that much needed extra space. Whether it is an extra bedroom, a kitchen extension or you want to lengthen your front room, you need to prepare carefully. Home extensions can end up expensive, but if you take care in the planning Read on…