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    1. General DIY and Home Improvement

      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: 279 Messages: 679
      Latest: Masterboard and Asbestos chopnhack, Oct 21, 2016 at 5:55 AM
    2. Appliances


      This is a place to post questions about your household appliances (oven, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, freezer, etc...).
      Discussions: 171 Messages: 317
      Latest: Lift master help Louie76, Oct 9, 2016
    3. Building


      Anything related to building work, bricklaying, damp proofing, extensions and so on goes in this section.
      Discussions: 190 Messages: 448
      Latest: Building a storage loft greenacarina, Oct 16, 2016 at 4:47 AM
    4. Building Regulations and Planning Permission

      Building Regulations and Planning Permission

      Ask your planning permission related questions in this category for advice from our members.
      Discussions: 5 Messages: 20
    5. Central Heating

      Central Heating

      Please post topics relating to central heating, boilers, radiators, etc. in this forum section.
      Discussions: 96 Messages: 202
    6. Electrical


      For anything relating to electrical DIY (including telecoms, lighting and wiring).
      Discussions: 235 Messages: 578
      Latest: Wiring a dual fan/light switch Boomer, Oct 19, 2016 at 1:05 AM
    7. Flooring and Tiling

      Flooring and Tiling

      Get answers to your flooring, tiling and carpet questions by posting in this section.
      Discussions: 77 Messages: 185
      Latest: Raised engineered wood on a concrete floor chopnhack, Oct 8, 2016
    8. Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Any woodwork or joinery related questions can go in this forum category.
      Discussions: 25 Messages: 58
      Latest: Easy and Economical Custom Interior Doors Wes Harville, Sep 5, 2016
    9. Painting and Decorating

      Painting and Decorating

      Join us in here to discuss anything related to painting and decorating.
      Discussions: 70 Messages: 186
      Latest: Has anyone tried Removable Wallpaper? Ton Swanson, Oct 21, 2016 at 3:25 PM
    10. Plumbing and Drains

      Plumbing and Drains

      Ask about anything to do with plumbing, drains and water pipes.
      Discussions: 263 Messages: 629
      Latest: Leaking drain basket Ian, Oct 21, 2016 at 11:15 AM
    11. Roofing and Guttering

      Roofing and Guttering

      Roofs, gutters, downpipes - chat about anything related in here.
      Discussions: 35 Messages: 69
      Latest: Gutters chopnhack, Sep 28, 2016
    12. Tools


      Got a tool query? This is the place to get advice from members.
      Discussions: 45 Messages: 138
      Latest: Vintage Dunlap 6600 Table Grinder Rebuild chopnhack, Oct 5, 2016
    13. Windows and Doors

      Windows and Doors

      For any window, door or similar queries.
      Discussions: 72 Messages: 146
    1. Off-Topic Lounge

      Off-Topic Lounge

      The cafe of the DIY Forums, talk about anything not related to the above forums in here.
      Discussions: 34 Messages: 81
      Latest: Ladybugs Plumbingman5000, Oct 11, 2016
    2. Introductions


      Feel free to introduce yourself to the forum in this section.
      Discussions: 63 Messages: 114
      Latest: genuine offer for those that need it mikealan, Sep 21, 2016
    3. Feedback and Suggestions

      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