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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: Installation in garage ceiling Brot44, Apr 15, 2018 at 1:57 PM
    2. Building

      Building

      Anything related to building work, bricklaying, damp proofing, extensions and so on goes in this section.
      Latest: Is this cement or concrete? STB, Apr 19, 2018 at 12:03 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: 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: Simple bulb problem Derp, Apr 12, 2018
    5. Central Heating

      Central Heating

      Please post topics relating to central heating, boilers, radiators, etc. in this forum section.
      Latest: Thermostat C Wire Adding tmcty182, Apr 14, 2018 at 8:05 PM
    6. Plumbing and Drains

      Plumbing and Drains

      Ask about anything to do with plumbing, drains and water pipes.
      Latest: Champion 4 toilet leak Dave w., Apr 11, 2018
    7. Painting and Decorating

      Painting and Decorating

      Join us in here to discuss anything related to painting and decorating.
      Latest: HELP!! Matt over silk and gloss NIGHTMARE!! Dukes, Apr 16, 2018 at 4:47 AM
    8. Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Joinery, Woodwork and Carpentry

      Any woodwork or joinery related questions can go in this forum category.
      Latest: Assembling antique dresser. Use screws?? Andrea, Apr 8, 2018
    9. Windows and Doors

      Windows and Doors

      For any window, door or similar queries.
      Latest: UPVC door handles loose Ian, Apr 17, 2018 at 12:15 PM
    10. Flooring and Tiling

      Flooring and Tiling

      Get answers to your flooring, tiling and carpet questions by posting in this section.
      Latest: Replacing floorboards AnotherUser, Apr 6, 2018
    11. Roofing and Guttering

      Roofing and Guttering

      Roofs, gutters, downpipes - chat about anything related in here.
      Latest: Breather membrane on roofs Aardvark Plasterworks, Apr 3, 2018
    12. Appliances

      Appliances

      This is a place to post questions about your household appliances (oven, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, freezer, etc...).
      Latest: Jenn-Air trouble code F60 TommyD, Apr 3, 2018
    13. Tools

      Tools

      Got a tool query? This is the place to get advice from members.
      Latest: Help with a electric motor capacitor MrModify, Apr 11, 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: Plastic Clips for 6mm metal rod Spike1947, Apr 13, 2018
    2. Introductions

      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