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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: 244 Messages: 591
      Latest: Gap at either side of cooker Alex Everette, Apr 19, 2016
    2. Appliances


      This is a place to post questions about your household appliances (oven, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, freezer, etc...).
      Discussions: 166 Messages: 309
    3. Building


      Anything related to building work, bricklaying, damp proofing, extensions and so on goes in this section.
      Discussions: 179 Messages: 432
      Latest: Fire place mortar Bill cox, Apr 28, 2016 at 1:53 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: 18
    5. Central Heating

      Central Heating

      Please post topics relating to central heating, boilers, radiators, etc. in this forum section.
      Discussions: 93 Messages: 196
      Latest: rc 1 thermostate control terry rawlings, Apr 2, 2016
    6. Electrical


      For anything relating to electrical DIY (including telecoms, lighting and wiring).
      Discussions: 220 Messages: 539
      Latest: low voltage lighting JohnnyA, Apr 25, 2016 at 2:21 PM
    7. Flooring and Tiling

      Flooring and Tiling

      Get answers to your flooring, tiling and carpet questions by posting in this section.
      Discussions: 72 Messages: 166
      Latest: Flooring Problem dovetail, Apr 9, 2016
    8. Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Any woodwork or joinery related questions can go in this forum category.
      Discussions: 20 Messages: 49
      Latest: Diy ring light, wooden base outer and inner wall help Cory D. Baker, Apr 11, 2016
    9. Painting and Decorating

      Painting and Decorating

      Join us in here to discuss anything related to painting and decorating.
      Discussions: 64 Messages: 167
      Latest: Flowers in the drywall? How do I remove this! bizzlebaby, Apr 27, 2016 at 8:39 PM
    10. Plumbing and Drains

      Plumbing and Drains

      Ask about anything to do with plumbing, drains and water pipes.
      Discussions: 255 Messages: 610
      Latest: Sump crock drained without pumping? MARKW, Mar 15, 2016
    11. Roofing and Guttering

      Roofing and Guttering

      Roofs, gutters, downpipes - chat about anything related in here.
      Discussions: 34 Messages: 66
      Latest: Looking for a two-component spray gun John Smith, Jan 28, 2016
    12. Tools


      Got a tool query? This is the place to get advice from members.
      Discussions: 44 Messages: 128
      Latest: Harbor Freight Tool Tips B&O Craftsman, Apr 22, 2016
    13. Windows and Doors

      Windows and Doors

      For any window, door or similar queries.
      Discussions: 64 Messages: 133
      Latest: Window Balance Catch broke soltangris, Apr 19, 2016
    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: 32 Messages: 72
      Latest: Storing printer ink cartridges long term? Tony T, Jan 21, 2016
    2. Introductions


      Feel free to introduce yourself to the forum in this section.
      Discussions: 54 Messages: 93
      Latest: New Guy on the Board Superman, Apr 14, 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
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      Latest: How to stop entry door leaks? Julia2568, Mar 14, 2016