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Posted by: estelle |  Posted on: October 5, 2012 | No Comments »

We’re lucky enough to live in a society where everyone can feel warm and comfortable – but that does come at a price. Home heating is likely to be one of the most expensive bills you pay out every month after your mortgage, so it’s little wonder people want to ensure they’re getting what they Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: October 4, 2012 | No Comments »

It was confirmed at the annual Housing Market Intelligence Conference in London yesterday that Lord Taylor has been appointed to review the planning guidance which will form the basis of the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF). In the Government’s National Planning Policy Framework document Greg Clark MP say in his introduction “In order to fulfil Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: October 3, 2012 | No Comments »

As part of our ongoing series of videos intended to review products and inform our users on DIY tasks and products Mike Edwards has created a short film about 2-stoke. Before you get worried this is not how ‘to stroke’ your tool, but how to use two stroke in your tools. There are loads more Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: October 2, 2012 | No Comments »

We have been reviewing tools and equipment in our workshop and film studio again. This time we thought we would ask you to think about a lightweight platform to work from when working at height. While you may need a ladder for some jobs for others you will find yourself balancing on a chair or Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: October 1, 2012 | No Comments »

Colour doesn’t exist. Colour is manufactured by our mind, using light, so what one person sees as red or blue is not necessarily the same as the next person as our perception of colour is created through past experience. We  all see the world differently and and yet ’colour’ makes up a fundamental part of our Read on…