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: Bath tub not against wall advice 123jemzzz12, Sep 18, 2018 at 10:43 PM
    2. Building


      Anything related to building work, bricklaying, damp proofing, extensions and so on goes in this section.
      Latest: New front entrance. Retired, Sep 21, 2018 at 3:04 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: Regulations in my country GreenOrange7, May 20, 2018
    4. Electrical


      For anything relating to electrical DIY (including telecoms, lighting and wiring).
      Latest: Even remotely legit? Manual transfer switch Loud, Sep 20, 2018 at 9:06 PM
    5. Central Heating

      Central Heating

      Please post topics relating to central heating, boilers, radiators, etc. in this forum section.
      Latest: 3way SMC Pump required Baldeagle, Aug 11, 2018
    6. Plumbing and Drains

      Plumbing and Drains

      Ask about anything to do with plumbing, drains and water pipes.
      Latest: Need a Second Sump Pump? Bojaby, Sep 16, 2018 at 8:21 PM
    7. Painting and Decorating

      Painting and Decorating

      Join us in here to discuss anything related to painting and decorating.
      Latest: Painting radiators Libby, Sep 3, 2018
    8. Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Any woodwork or joinery related questions can go in this forum category.
      Latest: Gap filler for outdoor table dave9, Sep 17, 2018 at 8:26 AM
    9. Windows and Doors

      Windows and Doors

      For any window, door or similar queries.
      Latest: Removing Decorative Exterior Shutters alile, Sep 19, 2018 at 10:01 PM
    10. Flooring and Tiling

      Flooring and Tiling

      Get answers to your flooring, tiling and carpet questions by posting in this section.
      Latest: Different Carpet Heights CarpetHelp, Sep 7, 2018
    11. Roofing and Guttering

      Roofing and Guttering

      Roofs, gutters, downpipes - chat about anything related in here.
      Latest: Flat Roof Drain Problems notlikely, Aug 22, 2018
    12. Appliances


      This is a place to post questions about your household appliances (oven, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, freezer, etc...).
      Latest: Dishwasher machine Amjeden, Sep 1, 2018
    13. Tools


      Got a tool query? This is the place to get advice from members.
      Latest: Force calculation of rope used in block and tackle system hardywang, Sep 21, 2018 at 1:08 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.
      Latest: Generac Wheelhouse 5500 will not start without a little help. Tjohn, Sep 16, 2018 at 7:36 PM
    2. Introductions


      Feel free to introduce yourself to the forum in this section.
      Latest: Hi all Ian, Sep 5, 2018
    3. Your DIY and Workshop Projects

      Your DIY and Workshop Projects

      Working on an interesting project? Post up some details in this forum, so that fellow enthusiasts can learn.
      Latest: Garden Ornaments. Doghouse Riley, Sep 16, 2018 at 12:13 PM
    4. 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