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Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: December 14, 2015 | No Comments »

Worst Christmas Presents : Clothing Category Obviously socks are a boring present but these Christmas gifts go way beyond boring in to jaw-dropping WTF. Like this number from ASOS: Christmas Elf Onesie It is not attractive is it, and it’s certainly not sexy – why would you buy this? Either for yourself or anyone else Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: December 9, 2015 | No Comments »

How Many Bricks Do I Need for a Wall? Unless you work with bricks on a daily basis, it can be hard to calculate how many you need for a DIY project. Although it might seem easier to buy bricks and worry about selling excess bricks later, you can save money and hassle by getting Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: December 7, 2015 | No Comments »

If you just can’t get on with masking tape there are alternatives if you are cutting in or edging your paintwork. To avoid using masking tape altogether: Painter’s George A painters George is a long straight edge made of metal or plastic that you hold against the surface to be ‘masked’. You hold the George Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: November 30, 2015 | No Comments »

What coving adhesive to use when fitting coving? In our recently updated coving project we talked though how to measure coving and explained how to cut coving mitre joints. While we also talked about coving adhesive, we didn’t really cover the subject in any great detail, so here is an explanation if you are about Read on…