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: Installing a 3 piece Tub Surround Durwood, Dec 15, 2017 at 5:13 PM
    2. Building

      Building

      Anything related to building work, bricklaying, damp proofing, extensions and so on goes in this section.
    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

      Electrical

      For anything relating to electrical DIY (including telecoms, lighting and wiring).
      Latest: Mumford & White CPB2 House Alarm not sounding Externally Raymond cronin, Dec 15, 2017 at 7:26 PM
    5. Central Heating

      Central Heating

      Please post topics relating to central heating, boilers, radiators, etc. in this forum section.
      Latest: Adding radiator in one-pipe steam heating system johnmh, Dec 12, 2017 at 7:00 PM
    6. Plumbing and Drains

      Plumbing and Drains

      Ask about anything to do with plumbing, drains and water pipes.
      Latest: House thermostat David Mcglasson, Dec 14, 2017 at 4:08 PM
    7. Painting and Decorating

      Painting and Decorating

      Join us in here to discuss anything related to painting and decorating.
      Latest: Wall or ceiling Daniel, Nov 18, 2017
    8. Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Any woodwork or joinery related questions can go in this forum category.
      Latest: Laser engraving works bluehorse88, Dec 15, 2017 at 6:31 AM
    9. Windows and Doors

      Windows and Doors

      For any window, door or similar queries.
      Latest: Door window replacement puzzle Richie1027, Dec 13, 2017 at 10:54 PM
    10. Flooring and Tiling

      Flooring and Tiling

      Get answers to your flooring, tiling and carpet questions by posting in this section.
      Latest: Leveling a basement floor Clem griffiths, Dec 11, 2017 at 11:29 AM
    11. Roofing and Guttering

      Roofing and Guttering

      Roofs, gutters, downpipes - chat about anything related in here.
      Latest: Attic insulation halp! Questions and concerns Gary Olson, Oct 21, 2017
    12. Appliances

      Appliances

      This is a place to post questions about your household appliances (oven, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, freezer, etc...).
      Latest: Bissell vacuum cleaner motor Jason in MO, Nov 26, 2017
    13. Tools

      Tools

      Got a tool query? This is the place to get advice from members.
      Latest: How to use a laser level for framing Marianna, Dec 4, 2017
    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

      Introductions

      Feel free to introduce yourself to the forum in this section.
      Latest: Hello from New England bluehorse88, Dec 15, 2017 at 6:28 AM
    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