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
While there are obvious benefits to living in a national park, area of outstanding natural beauty or conservation area, obtaining planning for a building project in one comes with its own complexities
Replacing an old kitchen might be massively rewarding, but it is not without its complications. We look at kitchen replacements, extensions and relocations and tackle the issues involved with each to ensure your project runs smoothly
Knocking a wall through to introduce a new door is not beyond the keen DIYer. Natasha Brinsmead explains the process and what to look out for
Updating the outside of your home can add value and kerb appeal. Follow this guide to giving your property a exterior makeover
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