Installing Curtain Rails

29 January 2019

Simple step-by-step demonstration on how to install a curtain rail. Get it done right, and add comfort and character to your living space.

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How to wire a plug. Don’t blow it, do it right.

19 February 2018

Step 1: You will need: 1) Stanley knife 2) Screwdriver 3) Wire stripperStep 2: Use a screwdriver to open the plug.Step 3: Appliances that do not need to be earthed have 2 pins. Remember, each wire must be long enough to reach the correct pin. Cut outer insulation where wires enter the pl...

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Laying Pavers

04 October 2018

Laying paving slabs involves a good deal of physical labour, but in terms of technique, it is more complicated than tiling a wall. Accurate setting out and careful laying, especially during the early stages, will help you achieve perfect results.TOOLS REQUIRED Wooden Pegs Spirit Level Club...

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Measuring & Marking

02 October 2018

Accurate measuring and marking are the secrets of success for many projects around the home and garden. Measuring and marking out help you to work accurately and are important in the costing of large jobs around the house and garden.TOOLS REQUIRED Tape Measure Pencil Craft knife Steel Ru...

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Installing Skirtings

04 October 2018

Skirtings are an attractive feature in any room and are very easy to install. Removing old skirtings may be time consuming. But it’s well worth taking your time to work carefully and cause as little damage as possible to the wall and floor surfaces.TOOLS REQUIRED Pencil Square Markin...

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