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: HVAC duct insulation: is it asbestos? fredi, Oct 4, 2018
    2. Building


      Anything related to building work, bricklaying, damp proofing, extensions and so on goes in this section.
      Latest: Re-use exusting uPVC windows panlondon, Oct 15, 2018 at 10:49 AM
    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: Music Stand Illumination. Doghouse Riley, Oct 16, 2018 at 12:30 PM
    5. Central Heating

      Central Heating

      Please post topics relating to central heating, boilers, radiators, etc. in this forum section.
      Latest: EP 2002 Controller issue Ian Champ, Oct 12, 2018 at 9:52 AM
    6. Plumbing and Drains

      Plumbing and Drains

      Ask about anything to do with plumbing, drains and water pipes.
      Latest: Best Way to Repair Broken Sink Drain Pipe? Retired, Oct 12, 2018 at 5:08 PM
    7. Painting and Decorating

      Painting and Decorating

      Join us in here to discuss anything related to painting and decorating.
      Latest: Brick sealer want dry. Houston, Oct 10, 2018 at 6:36 PM
    8. Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Any woodwork or joinery related questions can go in this forum category.
      Latest: Floor to ceiling pole keeps falling down help bex, Oct 11, 2018 at 5:01 AM
    9. Windows and Doors

      Windows and Doors

      For any window, door or similar queries.
      Latest: Sliding glass door Lisas6583, Sep 29, 2018
    10. Flooring and Tiling

      Flooring and Tiling

      Get answers to your flooring, tiling and carpet questions by posting in this section.
      Latest: Mystery 1940’s Flooring Texhnique Uncovered Mprince106208, Oct 5, 2018
    11. Roofing and Guttering

      Roofing and Guttering

      Roofs, gutters, downpipes - chat about anything related in here.
      Latest: Gutter seals. Retired, Oct 5, 2018
    12. Appliances


      This is a place to post questions about your household appliances (oven, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, freezer, etc...).
    13. Tools


      Got a tool query? This is the place to get advice from members.
      Latest: Black and Decker drill timkins42, Oct 16, 2018 at 1:36 PM
    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. Wheelhouse, Oct 10, 2018 at 3:28 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
    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