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

Dimplex has successfully defended statements in their online leaflet against claims that they were misleading. The list of ‘Electric Storage Heating Facts’ included the following which were reported to the advertising watchdog as misleading: 1. The performance of a Dimplex storage heater will not deteriorate over time 2. Running on off-peak electricity Dimplex storage heaters Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: January 31, 2013 | No Comments »

‘How to’ and ‘Review’ videos are becoming a really popular part of what we do The DIY Doctor channel on You Tube is packed full of useful tool reviews, so if you are thinking of replacing your cordless drill or investing in a wet and dry vacuum, why not check out what we have to Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: January 30, 2013 | 1 Comment »

It’s not exactly news that being more active makes you fitter, and many of you DIY Doctor users will identify with the thought that physically ‘doing stuff’ makes you feel better about yourself, and gives a sense of satisfaction to what you do. In addition to the feel-good factor, moving around has many other physical Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: January 28, 2013 | 1 Comment »

The Government’s Green Deal launched today This is a scheme to allow homeowners to have energy saving work carried out on their home and the cost added to fuel bills rather than paying for the work in advance. We have written quite a bit about the Green Deal in our recent blogs, but here is Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: January 27, 2013 | No Comments »

After trading for 30 years Godfrey DIY Supermarkets Limited has announced it is going into liquidation. The company based in Norfolk and Suffolk employs 50 people, but has noticed a decrease in sales since 2008, and finally had to join the likes of HMV and Jessops in calling in the receivers. It is always a Read on…