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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: 202 Messages: 477
      Latest: Aluminium tube Kevin1996, Oct 19, 2014 at 6:42 PM
    2. Appliances


      This is a place to post questions about your household appliances (oven, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, freezer, etc...).
      Discussions: 142 Messages: 268
      Latest: Leveling Appliances JohnKay, Sep 28, 2014
    3. Building


      Anything related to building work, bricklaying, damp proofing, extensions and so on goes in this section.
      Discussions: 159 Messages: 376
    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: 71 Messages: 146
      Latest: A different boiler insulation material halskinner, Oct 20, 2014 at 12:13 AM
    6. Electrical


      For anything relating to electrical DIY (including telecoms, lighting and wiring).
      Discussions: 185 Messages: 414
      Latest: Federal Pioneer Stab-lok? ekih, Oct 13, 2014
    7. Flooring and Tiling

      Flooring and Tiling

      Get answers to your flooring, tiling and carpet questions by posting in this section.
      Discussions: 64 Messages: 153
      Latest: Concrete / Cement Floors - Prevent Cracking? ChristineEC, Oct 15, 2014 at 2:42 PM
    8. Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Any woodwork or joinery related questions can go in this forum category.
      Discussions: 9 Messages: 31
      Latest: Help bought used butcher block cutting board atribble73, Jul 15, 2014
    9. Painting and Decorating

      Painting and Decorating

      Join us in here to discuss anything related to painting and decorating.
      Discussions: 52 Messages: 137
      Latest: Are you insulating with your paint? halskinner, Oct 20, 2014 at 1:07 AM
    10. Plumbing and Drains

      Plumbing and Drains

      Ask about anything to do with plumbing, drains and water pipes.
      Discussions: 234 Messages: 566
      Latest: Is baking soda and vinegar safe for clearing pipes? Zyni, Oct 18, 2014 at 10:13 PM
    11. Roofing and Guttering

      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: 33 Messages: 97
      Latest: Duct tape Zyni, Oct 13, 2014
    13. Windows and Doors

      Windows and Doors

      For any window, door or similar queries.
      Discussions: 55 Messages: 122
      Latest: Repairing leak in vinyl window Tyler A, Sep 23, 2014
    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: 65
      Latest: ants Francy, Jun 4, 2014
    2. Introductions


      Feel free to introduce yourself to the forum in this section.
      Discussions: 50 Messages: 79
      Latest: Radiant Control Coatings halskinner, Oct 19, 2014 at 10:41 PM
    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: Bryant home HVAC unit replacement. Bill Parkhurst, Jul 14, 2014