DIY Doctor Competitions – Summer 2014; Tiling Give–Away

Win a PorsaDrill Kit worth £50 and more!

PorsaDrills are a special diamond tipped drill bit that are specially designed to make short work of ceramic or porcelain tiles. To find out more about using a PorsaDrill have a look at our project about making holes if hard tiles.

In this competition, all you have to do is answer the question on the right and you will be in the prize draw to win a PorsaDrill kit, in an Irwin tool bag with a few other tiling goodies! This is the perfect prize if your are about to start on a little tiling project either in your kitchen or bathroom.

Offer closes 4th August. Winner will be selected at random from all correct entries; runners up prizes will be provided subject to availability. Good luck!

Hint: The answer should be in the above project!
Summer 2014 Giveaway Prize

Summer 2014 Giveaway Prize

Question: Why are diamond drill bits needed for porcelain tiles?

  1. Porcelain tiles are hard to hold still
  2. Other tile drills make a squeaky noise
  3. Diamonds add a touch of class to any project
  4. Porcelain tiles are harder and more dense than other ceramic tiles

More Chances to Win by Writing DIY Doctor Projects

We are really interested in projects that other people take on, and the new and ingenious ways that they achieve projects. We would really like to hear about your and share your stories with other DIY Doctor readers.

If you have a project that you have completed, send us a description and some pictures and if we publish it we’ll send your some tools as a reward. You'll be credited as the author to so you can grow you reputation as an expert in that particular field – and brag to all your friends!

Please write in the style that we do for our projects – we look forward to reading all about your DIY adventures. Please send project and pictures to

Great Prizes from Great Brands

We are working with some of the biggest brands in the DIY and Home Improvement Sector and between us we have lots of great prizes to give away. DIY Doctor are working directly with Irwin, Milwaukee, Everbuild, Bostik, Faithfull and many, many more to bring you a wide range of prizes and giveaways. You will see lots of videos about all the tools that we have tested and reviewed on our YouTube channel and all of these must be given away!!

Book mark this page, as our competitions and prizes are always changing and there are lots of opportunities to win and not just tools from the big brand names, but from all sorts of new and innovative home improvement products. And once you have entered this competition, don’t forget to sign up to our news letter to ensure that you don’t miss any chances to win.

The winners of the Winter Competition

The last competition we ran close on Sunday 8th June and was a great success, in fact we had so many entrants that we have had to got and get some more runners up prizes for everyone. The lucky winner is Freya from Glouster who will be receiving an email and parcel in the post very shortly! She won a fantastic build your own work bench from Simply Build it.

For all the lucky runners up there are free tickets to the Home Building and Renovating Show at Sanddown Park in Surrey. They will get an email all about the details and we hope to see as many as possible there. We will be running the Tricks of the Trade Theatre and for the first time ever the Tool Arena and Demonstration Area so please drop in and see us.

DIY Doctor at Home Building and Renovating Show 2013

DIY Doctor at Home Building and Renovating Show 2013, London Olympia