Gloss paint can be tricky to work with — follow our step-by-step guide on how to gloss wood for a professional finish
Removing internal walls can transform your home, bringing in light and creating space. We explain how to make the most of your remodelling project
A guide to converting a loft with a difficult roof construction. Includes advice on headroom, trussed rafters, telescopic joists, building regulations and more
There are many solutions to an inefficient heating system. If your central heating system is sluggish, follow David Hilton’s tips on getting your system into tip-top condition
From quick-fix DIY tasks to longer term solutions, here are 15 ways to help make an old home more energy efficient this winter
Master builder Andy Stevens explains what tasks to leave to the professionals — and when DIY could be a budget-smart option
A balcony can be a delightful feature to add to your home — but ensuring it complements the rest of the house is crucial, says Clive Fewins
An external makeover can transform the look and feel of your property, providing more living space or better design. Here are five examples to inspire your exterior project
Installing a new kitchen in an old property means putting in some preparation work early on as well as some careful planning and thought
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