DIY Forums

    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: Playcentre from scratch Adam1987, Apr 26, 2017 at 12:05 PM
    2. Building

      Building

      Anything related to building work, bricklaying, damp proofing, extensions and so on goes in this section.
      Latest: Roof design question susiekay, Apr 12, 2017
    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.
    4. Electrical

      Electrical

      For anything relating to electrical DIY (including telecoms, lighting and wiring).
      Latest: Backyard Project Jeremiah, Apr 26, 2017 at 4:50 PM
    5. Central Heating

      Central Heating

      Please post topics relating to central heating, boilers, radiators, etc. in this forum section.
      Latest: Ductless heat pump no heat, pressure side temperature seems high Jrush331, Apr 23, 2017 at 7:22 PM
    6. Plumbing and Drains

      Plumbing and Drains

      Ask about anything to do with plumbing, drains and water pipes.
      Latest: Working an Old Soft Copper Water Pipe ScottFL, Mar 1, 2017
    7. Painting and Decorating

      Painting and Decorating

      Join us in here to discuss anything related to painting and decorating.
      Latest: Staining new baseboards/trim Tom Potter, Feb 28, 2017
    8. Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Any woodwork or joinery related questions can go in this forum category.
      Latest: Making a shelf richfearon, Feb 9, 2017
    9. Windows and Doors

      Windows and Doors

      For any window, door or similar queries.
      Latest: diy kitchen door cabinet Phil Smith, Mar 2, 2017
    10. Flooring and Tiling

      Flooring and Tiling

      Get answers to your flooring, tiling and carpet questions by posting in this section.
      Latest: QuickStep Walnut Laminate HWilson, Mar 3, 2017
    11. Roofing and Guttering

      Roofing and Guttering

      Roofs, gutters, downpipes - chat about anything related in here.
      Latest: garage trusts maximum load for storage? Rory Killeen, Apr 18, 2017
    12. Appliances

      Appliances

      This is a place to post questions about your household appliances (oven, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, freezer, etc...).
      Latest: Hotpoint freezer RZ68P. Anne-Marie, Apr 26, 2017 at 2:34 PM
    13. Tools

      Tools

      Got a tool query? This is the place to get advice from members.
      Latest: 10"Hitachi sliding compound miter saw C10FS Don McElwain, Apr 25, 2017 at 3:45 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.
    2. Introductions

      Introductions

      Feel free to introduce yourself to the forum in this section.
      Latest: Hi Everyone, I'm new Ian, Jan 25, 2017
    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