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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.
      Latest: Replacing Garage Door Opener Question Sun, Apr 22, 2018 at 10:10 PM
    2. Building

      Building

      Anything related to building work, bricklaying, damp proofing, extensions and so on goes in this section.
      Latest: 60+ year old concrete slab needs lifted Rolyak, Apr 21, 2018 at 4:58 PM
    3. Building Regulations and Planning Permission

      Building Regulations and Planning Permission

      Ask your planning permission related questions in this category for advice from our members.
      Latest: Loft conversion or extension over garage? Sharon81, Jul 9, 2017
    4. Electrical

      Electrical

      For anything relating to electrical DIY (including telecoms, lighting and wiring).
      Latest: Flymo strimmer contour 600 HD Lee, Apr 22, 2018 at 6:21 PM
    5. Central Heating

      Central Heating

      Please post topics relating to central heating, boilers, radiators, etc. in this forum section.
      Latest: Thermostat C Wire Adding tmcty182, Apr 14, 2018
    6. Plumbing and Drains

      Plumbing and Drains

      Ask about anything to do with plumbing, drains and water pipes.
      Latest: Champion 4 toilet leak Dave w., Apr 11, 2018
    7. Painting and Decorating

      Painting and Decorating

      Join us in here to discuss anything related to painting and decorating.
      Latest: HELP!! Matt over silk and gloss NIGHTMARE!! Dukes, Apr 16, 2018
    8. Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Any woodwork or joinery related questions can go in this forum category.
      Latest: Assembling antique dresser. Use screws?? Andrea, Apr 8, 2018
    9. Windows and Doors

      Windows and Doors

      For any window, door or similar queries.
      Latest: UPVC door handles loose Barrysh, Apr 23, 2018 at 3:58 PM
    10. Flooring and Tiling

      Flooring and Tiling

      Get answers to your flooring, tiling and carpet questions by posting in this section.
      Latest: Replacing floorboards AnotherUser, Apr 6, 2018
    11. Roofing and Guttering

      Roofing and Guttering

      Roofs, gutters, downpipes - chat about anything related in here.
      Latest: Breather membrane on roofs Aardvark Plasterworks, Apr 3, 2018
    12. Appliances

      Appliances

      This is a place to post questions about your household appliances (oven, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, freezer, etc...).
      Latest: Jenn-Air trouble code F60 TommyD, Apr 3, 2018
    13. Tools

      Tools

      Got a tool query? This is the place to get advice from members.
      Latest: Help with a electric motor capacitor MrModify, Apr 11, 2018
    1. Off-Topic Lounge

      Off-Topic Lounge

      The cafe of the DIY Forums, talk about anything not related to the above forums in here.
      Latest: Plastic Clips for 6mm metal rod Spike1947, Apr 13, 2018
    2. Introductions

      Introductions

      Feel free to introduce yourself to the forum in this section.
      Latest: Hi, thanks for having me here Ian, Feb 23, 2018
    3. Feedback and Suggestions

      Feedback and Suggestions

      This is the place to let us know your comments and suggestions.
      Latest: What is a gravatar? Ian, Jan 24, 2014