Survey Reveals the Most Popular DIY Task Homeowners Wish They Could Do

Tiling a roof
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Replacing roof tiles is the DIY task that homeowners most wish they could do, new research shows. surveyed 1,828 people who attempted various DIY jobs during lockdown, and asked them which DIY skills they most wish they had.

Jack Woodfield
News Editor

Jack has worked in journalism for 11 years and was the News Editor for Homebuilding & Renovating from 2019 until the beginning of 2023. He strives to break the most relevant and beneficial stories for self builders, extenders and renovators, including the latest news on the construction materials shortage and hydrogen heating. In 2021 he appeared on BBC's The World at One to discuss the government's planning reforms. 

He enjoys testing new tools and gadgets, and having bought his first home in 2013, he has renovated every room and recently finished a garden renovation.