Save energy, and thus money, by ensuring your wall are as insulated as possible. Internally, externally or in the cavity — there are now more choices than ever to insulate your walls
Update an old room, or take on this essential second fix job yourself with our easy step-by-step guide
Property developer Michael Holmes explains his top tips on renovating for profit, including what to look for in a property and what to prioritise
Knowing how much a potential plot should cost is essential to avoid being ripped off or taking on a project that is not financially viable
Updating your conservatory with a solid roof is becoming a popular way to make a conservatory habitable throughout the seasons. We look at the main options available
Pocket doors are a great solution for open plan spaces and small rooms alike, but the key to getting a pocket door right is all about what’s going on behind the plasterboard
There are many advantages to building a new home in the garden of your existing house — a free plot for one. But there are also a few key points to consider, and pitfalls to avoid. Plotfinding expert David Snell explains all
Wondering how to patch plaster? This is one of those home maintenance jobs that will keep your home looking as fresh as the day it was decorated and patching up plaster just one task you can undertake on a DIY basis
Pouring a new concrete floor is not just a job left for the builders. Natasha Brinsmead explains how you can carry out the work on a DIY basis
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