Decorating

When it’s time to paint doors and/or skirting it can be tempting to take the easy way out and just paint over the existing paint. If you do this though, you’re almost certain to not be happy with the result. ...

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Home Maintenance

lf your house has a brick exterior and it is not a relatively recent build, it is important to check the condition of the mortar between the bricks from time to time as some form of maintenance to the mortar ...

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Tools

Every DIY-er needs a toolkit with essential tools to help make the job easier. Today I am going to look at which tools you need and hopefully provide some guidance on purchasing the best ones. Tools essentially fall into two ...

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Home Improvement

Something that can make a radical change in the appearance of your home is to change the doors. And the good thing is that you don’t need to hire someone in to take down the old doors and hang the ...

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Decorating

Hanging wallpaper is a task that frightens many people for some reason and they end up either paying someone to do it or they just paint the walls instead. But once you get the hang of it (pun intended!), it ...

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About Me


Hi, my name is Jo, welcome to my website! I love DIY and this site is dedicated to providing tips and advice to anyone who needs help getting started, especially women.

Recent Posts

Preparing Wood For Painting

Preparing Wood For Painting

Repointing Brick

Repointing Brick

Tools Of The Trade

Tools Of The Trade

Hanging A New Door

Hanging A New Door

Hanging Wallpaper

Hanging Wallpaper