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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…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: February 27, 2013 | 1 Comment »

Mike Edwards From DIY Doctor is pledging the kettle challenge – to only boil the water he needs. Simple, but effective as he likes his coffee! DIY Doctor, Be Energy Smart and Green Reviews have teamed up to make a difference for Climate Week. What is Climate Week? It is an initiative that inspires us Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: February 26, 2013 | No Comments »

How can DIY Doctor be free? This is a question we often get asked by users of our site. We make DIY Doctor a free website for our users by selling advertising space. This is the same as most websites, but we always try to make sure that the products and services we list on Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: February 24, 2013 | 1 Comment »

Have you completed a grand design in the last two years, and would you like to gain recognition for it? If so, you could enter your self build project into the Grand Designs Award 2013, for the chance to win this sought-after accolade, and then brag about it onstage to Kevin McCloud at the Grand Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: February 23, 2013 | 1 Comment »

There has been a real upsurge of interest in traditional crafts recently from the relatively sedentary knitting and crocheting to more hefty stone carving and woodturning. We applaud anyone who gets involved in these activities, because we believe that making and mending things yourself is much more intellectually challenging, and emotionally rewarding, than just buying Read on…