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How to Build a Brick Wall

How to Build a Brick Wall

Bricklaying is considered one of the more approachable construction skills, and many self-builders are un­­der­­stan­­dab­­ly keen to give it a go. But this isn’t a task to be taken on lightly, especially if you’re building structural walls.
How to Paint Your Fence Panels

How to Paint Your Fence Panels

Summer is fast approaching, and those Garden Fence Panels are starting to look a little worn and past their best, but luckily fixing that is quicker and simpler than you might think.
How to Construct a Sleeper Bed

How to Construct a Sleeper Bed

Constructing a raised bed out of railway sleepers is amazingly straigh­tfor­ward. Think lego or wooden building blocks. Very quick & simple, with little tools needed.
How to Install Skirting Board

How to Install Skirting Board

Skirting covers the joint between the wall and the floor. It makes a decorative border while hiding the gaps that are needed to cope with the natural expansion and contraction that will take place in your home.
How to Fit Plasterboard

How to Fit Plasterboard

Plasterboard is a popular choice, thanks to its speed and relatively straightfor­ward in­­stal­­la­­ti­­on.­­ One of the key things to remember when tackling this job is to hang your plasterboard horizontally rather than vertically.
How to Lay a Garden Patio

How to Lay a Garden Patio

This project is fairly straight forward and simple. With the paving slabs, depending on their weight, you may need an extra pair on hands to help you. Before you start...
First Day Of Spring

First Day Of Spring

Today, Monday 20th of March, is officially the first day of Spring, which in many people eyes is the best Season there is, in the article I am going to go through 8 reasons why Spring is great!
Lay a Garden Patio

Lay a Garden Patio

Laying the perfect Garden Patio is a fairly simple task which, if you have the right knowledge and equipment, can be completed with relative ease.

In this guide we will give you step by step instructions on how to Lay a Garden Patio.
Preparing Your Garden For Spring

Preparing Your Garden For Spring

This time of year is a time to look forward, and a time to plan the year ahead, so it's important to make sure that your garden is prepared for Spring, and beyond that. Here are a few pointers on how to get your garden prepared for Spring.