Shadow gaps may be on trend, but the trusty skirting board is still a popular choice. Follow this guide to types of skirting board available and tips on how to make the right choice
Update the appearance and efficiency of your central heating system with a new radiator. We show you how to install one on a DIY basis
Ordering the wrong quantities can cost you £1,000s in wasted spend over the course of a project. Peter Eade reveals the secrets of professional measuring
Choosing what to build your house or extension out of is a key part of the build process. Here we highlight the considerations you’ll need to make before making your decision
Barbara Jones, an expert on building with straw bale, explains why this natural, strong and thermally efficient material could be a cost-effective choice for your self build or extension project
Update the look of your bathroom, or replace a faulty fixture with our step-by-step guide to fitting a toilet
Create more outlets for all those electrical appliances with our easy-to-read guide to adding double sockets
There are many design challenges associated with extending a bungalow. Architect Darren Bray explains how to get extensions to single-storey homes right
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