20 DIY Tips Every Beginner Should Know

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DIY tips are some of the most valuable things you can collect over the years, but if you're just starting out on your do-it-yourself journey, it can be a little daunting in the beginning. 

While taking on some jobs yourself is going to save you money, others may end up in a DIY SOS and cost you much more in the long run. 

Sian Astley is a TV presenter, interior designer, self-builder and serial renovator