As well as DIY I count gardening as one of my other major interests. Just like 'Doing It Yourself', there are certain items of gardening equipment, material or treatments that you are never without in the shed and always at hand.
I received an email over the Christmas holidays about a problem with an electric iron size burn on the surface of a Formica covered work bench. The person was quite distressed in that the surface was old (around about the 1980s) but she did not want to go
Have you ever experienced anything more irritating than a dripping tap! The constant sound of water dripping on a hard surface is arguably the sound that next to your loved one snoring is the most likely to drive you mad.
Well it's now into January and Christmas is disappearing into the past, doesn't time fly as you get older! Anyway I hope that everyone had a fantastic Christmas and celebrated the new decade in style even if it was with a cup of cocoa and a soft biscuit
During the past few months I have been doing a lot of renovation work around the old home.During the past few months I have been doing a lot of renovation work around the old home. During the painting phase I noticed that a few of the windows had become s
It's that time of the year again when we all suffer from an urge to spend up large on gifts, particularly those for children, why not turn the clock back a little this year and make a couple of toys for the children in your life?
Most internal walls in New Zealand homes are hollow. This simple statement is of no particular interest until you want to fix 'something' to the wall. Learn about Hollow Wall Anchors from the Handyman himself!