6 Savvy DIY Hacks for Beginners and Pros

6 savvy DIY hacks
(Image credit: Emma Downer)

The last 18 months has seen a huge rise in people taking on the work of renovating a house themselves, and if you are set on doing most of the work yourself, it helps to have some handy hacks to make light of trickier projects. 

Whether you’re a complete beginner or a seasoned DIY pro, these are six top DIY hacks that everyone can try to help you get jobs done faster.

Emma Downer

Emma is a UK-based DIY educator and director of the social media brand DIY With Emma, whose primary mission is to help more people get into DIY through sharing DIY hacks and how-tos. The DIY influencer, whose videos have received millions of views, has recently renovated her 19th-century cottage on a tight budget, has also created DIY content for Homebuilding & Renovating.