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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: 215 Messages: 517
      Latest: Water dispenser to portable sink conversion? Aeron, Sep 1, 2015 at 5:39 PM
    2. Appliances


      This is a place to post questions about your household appliances (oven, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, freezer, etc...).
      Discussions: 154 Messages: 290
      Latest: Evap cooler rachm, Jul 4, 2015
    3. Building


      Anything related to building work, bricklaying, damp proofing, extensions and so on goes in this section.
      Discussions: 172 Messages: 406
      Latest: Can I cut this off the side of a slab? garya505, Aug 22, 2015
    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: 4 Messages: 15
      Latest: Smoke proofing floors MichiganMom, Aug 2, 2014
    5. Central Heating

      Central Heating

      Please post topics relating to central heating, boilers, radiators, etc. in this forum section.
      Discussions: 81 Messages: 172
      Latest: Bermed Homes Require Less Heating and Cooling JimGagnepain, Jul 5, 2015
    6. Electrical


      For anything relating to electrical DIY (including telecoms, lighting and wiring).
      Discussions: 200 Messages: 459
      Latest: Ceiling Fan Remote I Inspect Them, Sep 1, 2015 at 2:43 AM
    7. Flooring and Tiling

      Flooring and Tiling

      Get answers to your flooring, tiling and carpet questions by posting in this section.
      Discussions: 67 Messages: 157
      Latest: Finishing concrete basement floor tolr8, Sep 1, 2015 at 7:06 PM
    8. Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Any woodwork or joinery related questions can go in this forum category.
      Discussions: 11 Messages: 35
    9. Painting and Decorating

      Painting and Decorating

      Join us in here to discuss anything related to painting and decorating.
      Discussions: 56 Messages: 153
      Latest: Kitchen countertops DIDDUMS, May 4, 2015
    10. Plumbing and Drains

      Plumbing and Drains

      Ask about anything to do with plumbing, drains and water pipes.
      Discussions: 244 Messages: 589
      Latest: Hose faucet replacement Jeff Coin, Jun 24, 2015
    11. Roofing and Guttering

      Roofing and Guttering

      Roofs, gutters, downpipes - chat about anything related in here.
      Discussions: 31 Messages: 62
      Latest: RSJs Sticking out of roof Philjb84, Aug 31, 2015 at 9:11 PM
    12. Tools


      Got a tool query? This is the place to get advice from members.
      Discussions: 38 Messages: 111
      Latest: Plunge cuts with reciprocating saw JohnKay, Jun 6, 2015
    13. Windows and Doors

      Windows and Doors

      For any window, door or similar queries.
      Discussions: 58 Messages: 125
      Latest: Replacing window in brick wall Alan McDougal, Aug 30, 2015 at 3:51 AM
    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: 29 Messages: 66
      Latest: ants newcareertraining, Jan 12, 2015
    2. Introductions


      Feel free to introduce yourself to the forum in this section.
      Discussions: 50 Messages: 81
      Latest: Jim from Colorado Springs Ian, Jun 28, 2015
    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