Home Building Videos

Laying Bricks

Improve your bricklaying skills by following the hands-on demonstration in this video.  Apply the concrete mix correctly, align the bricks and use a spirit level to get your wall right the first time.

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Preventing Paint Drip

Do the lids on your paint containers stick because of paint dripping into the rim? This video demonstrates a simple technique to solve this "sticky" problem.

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Handy Tool Belt

About to throw away your old work gloves?  Watch as this video demonstrates how to turn them into a handy tool belt.

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Paint Brush Drip Dry

If you thought old lever arch files were good for nothing but throwing away, you might be in for a surprise. Check how you can create your own paint brush drip dry rack.

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Soap Screw

Next time that screw refuses to go in, perhaps you should consider a more "slippery" solution?  Let this video show you how.

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Bolt Spanner

If you're stuck without the right size spanner, fear not, because this video will demonstrate the art of make-do.

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More Life Into Sandpaper

If your sandpaper is coming to its end, add more life with a combination of wirebrush and thinners.  Let this video show you how.

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Drip Tray

If your paint cans leave a drip trail all over your surfaces, stress no longer.  This video demonstrates a simple solution that will keep your home clean while you do your DIY paint job.

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Paint and Baby Oil

Getting paint off your hands is easier than you think.  If you thought baby oil wasn't for adults, prepare to be suprised as explained in this video.

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Rough Melamine

Cutting melamine board often carries the risk of rough edges, but that need not be the case.  This video demonstrates a simple trick to keep the edges neat and professional.

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