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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: 288 Messages: 697
      Latest: Asbestos or not? larry sarlo, Dec 3, 2016 at 10:37 PM
    2. Appliances


      This is a place to post questions about your household appliances (oven, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, freezer, etc...).
      Discussions: 175 Messages: 322
      Latest: Glowworm Fuelsaver F boiler won't start phoebegrant, Nov 21, 2016
    3. Building


      Anything related to building work, bricklaying, damp proofing, extensions and so on goes in this section.
      Discussions: 195 Messages: 453
      Latest: Woodburning stove flue arti252, Nov 28, 2016 at 12:48 PM
    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: 20
    5. Central Heating

      Central Heating

      Please post topics relating to central heating, boilers, radiators, etc. in this forum section.
      Discussions: 98 Messages: 204
    6. Electrical


      For anything relating to electrical DIY (including telecoms, lighting and wiring).
      Discussions: 239 Messages: 584
      Latest: How to plug in a Philips Low Pressure Sodium Bulb using a Ballast Yoav Erez, Dec 3, 2016 at 10:39 PM
    7. Flooring and Tiling

      Flooring and Tiling

      Get answers to your flooring, tiling and carpet questions by posting in this section.
      Discussions: 78 Messages: 188
      Latest: Flooring Question Macsen191, Nov 15, 2016
    8. Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Any woodwork or joinery related questions can go in this forum category.
      Discussions: 30 Messages: 64
      Latest: What's the best type of wood to make patterns in? Michal Lacki, Nov 25, 2016
    9. Painting and Decorating

      Painting and Decorating

      Join us in here to discuss anything related to painting and decorating.
      Discussions: 75 Messages: 191
      Latest: Options to change a wetroom Stonker, Nov 27, 2016
    10. Plumbing and Drains

      Plumbing and Drains

      Ask about anything to do with plumbing, drains and water pipes.
      Discussions: 264 Messages: 633
      Latest: 600mm wide bath? Phredda1, Nov 17, 2016
    11. Roofing and Guttering

      Roofing and Guttering

      Roofs, gutters, downpipes - chat about anything related in here.
      Discussions: 35 Messages: 69
      Latest: Gutters chopnhack, Sep 28, 2016
    12. Tools


      Got a tool query? This is the place to get advice from members.
      Discussions: 45 Messages: 139
      Latest: Favorite power drill brand Zanco, Nov 28, 2016 at 8:31 PM
    13. Windows and Doors

      Windows and Doors

      For any window, door or similar queries.
      Discussions: 74 Messages: 148
      Latest: diy kitchen door cabinet pedro, Oct 31, 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: 36 Messages: 84
      Latest: Does wife overload washer? Zanco, Nov 28, 2016 at 8:35 PM
    2. Introductions


      Feel free to introduce yourself to the forum in this section.
      Discussions: 64 Messages: 115
      Latest: Hi everyone, I'm Justin Justin, Oct 29, 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