22 Sep
What’s Happening With Material Prices?

What’s Happening With Material Prices?

It’s been over 18 months since Boris Johnson announced the first COVID-induced UK lockdown, yet material prices continue to rise. The pandemic has produced ripple effects that are still impacting supply chains today, but it’s not only COVID that has had an effect. It has been suggested that prices may continue to rise for quite some time,…

What’s Happening With Material Prices?
17 Sep
A Guide to Plaster and Plasterboard

A Guide to Plaster and Plasterboard

Plaster or plasterboard? It’s the age-old question that has plagued man for centuries (okay, since plasterboard was first introduced in 1916). The truth is that both plaster and plasterboard have their advantages and disadvantages. If you’re attempting some DIY work on your home, you’ll want to make sure you’re using the most suitable material for…

A Guide to Plaster and Plasterboard
14 Jun
A Guide to Painting Garden Furniture

A Guide to Painting Garden Furniture

Give your garden furniture a new lease of life by sanding, priming and painting it. Whether you’ve found some items at a car boot sale or you’ve got a few pieces in the back of the shed, a lick of paint can completely transform their look. Painting wooden garden furniture is easy! Just follow the…

A Guide to Painting Garden Furniture
01 Jun
Common Tiling Errors and How to Stop Them

Common Tiling Errors and How to Stop Them

So you want to start tiling? Hold on there buckaroo, you can’t just dive straight in, trowel first. Tiling may seem like a simple DIY job, but a few small mistakes can leave you with uneven tiling and a messy surface — and no one wants that! So take a deep breath and read this…

Common Tiling Errors and How to Stop Them
23 Apr
7 DIY Projects To Take On At Home

7 DIY Projects To Take On At Home

We’ve put together a list of our top 7 DIY projects to carry out around the home whilst on lockdown. Take a look through the infographic below and see if any projects tickle your fancy!  If you are in need of any materials for any of your chosen project, you know where we are… Insulate…

7 DIY Projects To Take On At Home
31 May
How to Boost Your Home’s Kerb Appeal with DIY

How to Boost Your Home’s Kerb Appeal with DIY

If you’ve spent too much time around estate agents, you might have heard the term ‘kerb appeal’ thrown around. The idea is that, the better your home looks to passersby, the more it’s worth on the market. In this article, we’ll be going into a little more detail with kerb appeal, looking at how you…

How to Boost Your Home’s Kerb Appeal with DIY
09 Sep

DIY Disasters: How to avoid

Our homes sometimes needs a little refreshing, whether that be a simple lick of paint, a new shelf putting up or perhaps an entirely new room or extension. In these instances, it is tempting to carry out the work yourself so as to keep costs down and get the job done as quickly as possible…

DIY Disasters: How to avoid