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General Building Forums
These are the building forums that are available for you to post questions and review answers to other people’s questions
Planning, Perpetrations and Financial Forums for DIY Projects
Find information about how to start your projects and how to pay for them in these forums dedicated to preparing, planning and researching your project:
Plumbing, Heating and Waste Forums
These are forums that are dedicated to providing answers to specific plumbing and central heating questions and some bathroom related questions. In includes the following:
Electrical and Wiring Forum
This is the section that contains all the information about electrical and wiring projects:
Groundwork, Gardening, Decking and Outdoor work
These forums cover the project that you’ll tackle outside in the garden or whilst carrying out ground works:
Floors, Walls and Dealing with Damp
Find information about flooring and coverings or all aspects of walls. Also find out how you can prevent damp problems:
Glazing: Conservatories, Window and Door Forums
Find specific information about glazing solutions including doors, windows and conservatories:
These are forums specifically for roofing information and where you can get your roofing questions answered:
Interiors and Decorating
These forums contain a lot of information about how to decorate you homes and what styles you could consider:
Brick, Blockwork, Stonework and Masonry Forums
Research aspects of stone and brickwork in these dedicated forums:
Carpentry and Joinery Forum
Find out information about joinery and carpentry or post any questions that you might have:
Metal Work Forums
These forums contain information and questions that have been posted about working with metal, ironmongery and how to work with metal:
Tools, Clothing and Safety Equipment Forums
Here are a range of forums dedicated to the tools that are used by tradesmen and DIY enthusiasts, including clothing and safety equipment that is available:
Renewable Energy Forum
Learn about renewable energy and ask your questions about how you can become a little more ″green″:
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About the DIY Doctor Forum
The DIY Doctor Forum is moderated. This means that DIY Doctor and our dedicated band of moderators will approve posts before they appear on the Forum to ensure that potentially dangerous advice isn’t posted. We also like to keep in clean and aim to ensure that we are offering people constructive (excuse the pun!) and respectful information.
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