1. 7 Common Uses for Pressure Washers

    7 Common Uses for Pressure Washers

    When people think of pressure washers, they usually associate the tool with cleaning cars. In fact, there are many uses of a pressure washer, making them a great addition to your power tool collection. For the tough cleaning jobs, when soap and water just won’t cut it, a pressure washer will be your new best friend. Keep reading to find out 7 areas of your home you can deep clean with a pressure w ...

  2. 4 Tops Tips for Perfect Planing on Difficult Wood

    4 Tops Tips for Perfect Planing on Difficult Wood

    Planing wood doesn’t have to be difficult. But when you’re working with tricky materials or unusual conditions, it can certainly become that way. You can soon find yourself putting in far too much time and effort. Don’t worry – our guide can help. Read on for 4 quick and easy tips to achieve perfect planing without the extra effort. 1. Prepare the wood When you’re working with thicker wood, it’s ...

  3. How to restore an Internal Door

    How to restore an Internal Door

    If you're thinking of replacing an internal door because the paint has tired, there could be a more cost-effective option. Stripping and sanding the surface could bring the existing door back to life and even give you a blank canvas for a colour change. There are 2 ways to strip old paint from a wooden door. 1. Use a chemical paint stripper. Apply the stripper with an old paint brush liberal ...

  4. How to make a Bird Feeder

    How to make a Bird Feeder

    We've scoured the net for some easy-to-build projects with some excellent DIY hacks, leaving you with change in your pocket. Here's our first fantastic idea to get you started. You can get inspired with more creative ideas on our Pinterest page here. Bird Feeder Find a good sized wooden log. Cut the ends off square with a mitre saw. Using a band saw slice off two discs from each end approx 3/4 ...

  5. April Gardening Tips

    April Gardening Tips

    Whilst April showers may fill your head with doubt that Spring has really sprung, outside it's evident that the world around us is changing colour. Flowering trees have started to bloom, daffodils grow and those bare bushes are filling up nicely with thick green leaves. You may have even noticed with the combination of rainfall and sunshine your lawn is coming back to life and probably in need of ...