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    1. General DIY and Home Improvement

      If you have a DIY question that doesn't fit in to the categories below, then please post it in here.
      Discussions: 190 Messages: 437
      Latest: Spring and summer on the way - what is on your DIY agenda? Lostvalleyguy, Apr 22, 2014 at 6:57 PM
    2. Appliances

      This is a place to post questions about your household appliances (oven, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, freezer, etc...).
      Discussions: 133 Messages: 249
      Latest: The clock on the stove JohnKay, Mar 30, 2014
    3. Building

      Anything related to building work, bricklaying, damp proofing, extensions and so on goes in this section.
      Discussions: 153 Messages: 356
    4. Building Regulations and Planning Permission

      Ask your planning permission related questions in this category for advice from our members.
      Discussions: 4 Messages: 14
    5. Central Heating

      Please post topics relating to central heating, boilers, radiators, etc. in this forum section.
      Discussions: 64 Messages: 134
      Latest: Electric Tankless Hot Water Systems Lostvalleyguy, Mar 2, 2014
    6. Electrical

      For anything relating to electrical DIY (including telecoms, lighting and wiring).
      Discussions: 176 Messages: 390
      Latest: Connecting solar power into the grid Lostvalleyguy, Mar 16, 2014
    7. Flooring and Tiling

      Get answers to your flooring, tiling and carpet questions by posting in this section.
      Discussions: 61 Messages: 147
      Latest: Nails popping up JohnKay, Mar 14, 2014
    8. Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Any woodwork or joinery related questions can go in this forum category.
      Discussions: 7 Messages: 18
      Latest: Yorkshire Sliding Sash Window ryoc, Feb 27, 2014
    9. Painting and Decorating

      Join us in here to discuss anything related to painting and decorating.
      Discussions: 42 Messages: 114
      Latest: Thinking of sharing Humberto Parcel, Mar 24, 2014
    10. Plumbing and Drains

      Ask about anything to do with plumbing, drains and water pipes.
      Discussions: 224 Messages: 522
      Latest: Insulating Water Pipes Lostvalleyguy, Mar 8, 2014
    11. Roofing and Guttering

      Roofs, gutters, downpipes - chat about anything related in here.
      Discussions: 29 Messages: 60
      Latest: Loft Boarding with cross batons zerozero, Sep 25, 2013
    12. Tools

      Got a tool query? This is the place to get advice from members.
      Discussions: 29 Messages: 82
      Latest: Need to identify an old air compressor Ian, Apr 13, 2014
    13. Windows and Doors

      For any window, door or similar queries.
      Discussions: 54 Messages: 119
      Latest: Gates/doors/loft conversion/insulation!?!? Dwayne Smith, Apr 16, 2014
    1. Off-Topic Lounge

      The cafe of the DIY Forums, talk about anything not related to the above forums in here.
      Discussions: 29 Messages: 64
      Latest: ADE Accenta Panel G4 Gaffer, Oct 29, 2013
    2. Introductions

      Feel free to introduce yourself to the forum in this section.
      Discussions: 46 Messages: 68
      Latest: I'm here ;) Ian, Mar 25, 2014
    3. Feedback and Suggestions

      This is the place to let us know your comments and suggestions.
      Discussions: 9 Messages: 22
      Latest: What is a gravatar? Ian, Jan 24, 2014
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      Latest: Moisture? haxanzak, Apr 5, 2014