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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: Panther 190/24 air compressor not building pressure Raymond Csddick, Mar 22, 2018 at 4:23 PM
    2. Building


      Anything related to building work, bricklaying, damp proofing, extensions and so on goes in this section.
      Latest: Deck building footer Lacquer Head, Mar 22, 2018 at 1:16 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


      For anything relating to electrical DIY (including telecoms, lighting and wiring).
      Latest: genie sd5050 screw drive Jesse, Mar 22, 2018 at 10:35 PM
    5. Central Heating

      Central Heating

      Please post topics relating to central heating, boilers, radiators, etc. in this forum section.
      Latest: Help with thermostat James Munsell, Mar 20, 2018 at 9:37 PM
    6. Plumbing and Drains

      Plumbing and Drains

      Ask about anything to do with plumbing, drains and water pipes.
      Latest: How do I connect cistern fill to flexi-hose (see image attached) nightporter, Mar 20, 2018 at 3:00 PM
    7. Painting and Decorating

      Painting and Decorating

      Join us in here to discuss anything related to painting and decorating.
      Latest: Mould on wooden container piemmepi, Feb 4, 2018
    8. Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Any woodwork or joinery related questions can go in this forum category.
      Latest: Triple wheelie bin store Andrew Moore, Feb 25, 2018
    9. Windows and Doors

      Windows and Doors

      For any window, door or similar queries.
    10. Flooring and Tiling

      Flooring and Tiling

      Get answers to your flooring, tiling and carpet questions by posting in this section.
      Latest: Tiling Backsplash Inside Corner stephen_hayne, Feb 26, 2018
    11. Roofing and Guttering

      Roofing and Guttering

      Roofs, gutters, downpipes - chat about anything related in here.
      Latest: Flat roof dilemma RoofingDave, Feb 12, 2018
    12. Appliances


      This is a place to post questions about your household appliances (oven, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, freezer, etc...).
      Latest: Krups coffeemaker seal Ian l, Mar 15, 2018
    13. Tools


      Got a tool query? This is the place to get advice from members.
      Latest: Boschmann 18volt drill spare battery 24014714bryan morgan, Mar 12, 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: Any Dota 2 fans here? maxidresult, Jul 31, 2017
    2. 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