DIY tips, programmes, etc.
Solutions, tips, and step-by-step advice on this BBC site.
Extensive selection of tips for keen DIYers. Areas covered include carpentry, painting and wallpapering.
Photographs of dry and wet rot to help you identify the various types of fungus
Find the products and colours you need, practical advice on how to create the look you want.
Online home improvement magazine offers ideas and features on DIY projects, plus a Find a Pro service. Email B&Qs expert panel with DIY queries.
Review of UK residential prime properties
Information about timber-framed buildings
If you can sew, you can save money by making your own clothes, quilts, etc. AND using the lovely things you make as presents for other people - pretty cot quilts make sweet christening presents. Moor Sewing, based in Devon, can mail you the necessary material - click for website.
Articles on mending clothes - from turning up a hem to repairing tears.