How to: Do It Yourself

Most of us, at some point in our lives, will have to do simple renovation and repair works in our homes. There is a lot that can be done by yourself, as long as you have an idea of what you are doing. On this page, you will get brief introductions to how to do the most in-demand home improvements and home repair works. Although much can be done by yourself, it is also important to know when to hire a professional to get certain jobs done right. This is especially true for everything that has to do with foundations, construction, plumbing and electricity.

Repairs and Renovations

10 Mar 2020

There are numerous TV programs dedicated to the subject of repairing and renovating houses, whether to move into or sell on for a profit. Even the clumsiest of people will be able to take on tasks once thought beyond their capabilities. Painting and decorating can even become a pleasure!

Renovation Mistakes

6 Feb 2020

When renovating a building, it is essential to know how to do it right. However, it is also crucial to recognise some of the most significant mistakes that need to be avoided. Doing research on this subject will save you from making (and having to fix) some potentially expensive errors.

Painting a Room Without Calling in a Professional

8 Jan 2020

For certain home renovations, you have little choice but to hire a professional, but painting a room isn’t one of them. By planning ahead and following a few simple steps, you can do it yourself with minimal effort and stress and at a much lower cost.