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.
    2. Building

      Building

      Anything related to building work, bricklaying, damp proofing, extensions and so on goes in this section.
      Latest: Pouring a slab next to a concrete apron. Treumann, Jul 21, 2018 at 1:56 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

      Electrical

      For anything relating to electrical DIY (including telecoms, lighting and wiring).
      Latest: Locating electrical wires AMW, Jul 21, 2018 at 2:35 AM
    5. Central Heating

      Central Heating

      Please post topics relating to central heating, boilers, radiators, etc. in this forum section.
      Latest: Where to locate new boiler? benawhile, Jul 17, 2018 at 8:40 PM
    6. Plumbing and Drains

      Plumbing and Drains

      Ask about anything to do with plumbing, drains and water pipes.
      Latest: Swimming Pool pump pressure strange changes... Malawa, Jul 19, 2018 at 1:09 AM
    7. Painting and Decorating

      Painting and Decorating

      Join us in here to discuss anything related to painting and decorating.
      Latest: Painting a summerhouse bettybarchetta, Jul 17, 2018 at 3:47 PM
    8. Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Any woodwork or joinery related questions can go in this forum category.
      Latest: Creaking Floor Maxene, Jul 13, 2018
    9. Windows and Doors

      Windows and Doors

      For any window, door or similar queries.
      Latest: Gaps between door frame and brickwork? Leejames, Jul 7, 2018
    10. Flooring and Tiling

      Flooring and Tiling

      Get answers to your flooring, tiling and carpet questions by posting in this section.
      Latest: Install Brick Veneer on existing ceramic tiles Daisy.k, Jul 19, 2018 at 3:46 PM
    11. Roofing and Guttering

      Roofing and Guttering

      Roofs, gutters, downpipes - chat about anything related in here.
      Latest: Ledger and Hardipanel Siding Dirtmechanic, Jul 6, 2018
    12. Appliances

      Appliances

      This is a place to post questions about your household appliances (oven, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, freezer, etc...).
      Latest: Tefal Express Anti Calc Steam Generator Iron Tickler_Tin, Jul 16, 2018 at 2:18 PM
    13. Tools

      Tools

      Got a tool query? This is the place to get advice from members.
      Latest: Drill stand to fit Dewalt hammer drill D2501 szteff, Jul 8, 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: Pressure washer Wezel, Jul 9, 2018
    2. Introductions

      Introductions

      Feel free to introduce yourself to the forum in this section.
      Latest: Hi davidsmith3988, Jul 20, 2018 at 3:55 PM
    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