Category: Events and happenings
Scots DIYers urged to take care over the Easter break
Handy householders in Scotland are being urged to take care when carrying out home or garden projects over the Easter break in a safety message promoted by the nation’s health service.Categorised under: DIY news, Events and happenings, Tips and adviceTagged as: DIY safety
Wikiseat – what it looks like is entirely up to you
Here’s a DIY project we really like – the Wikiseat, designed according to its originators to inspire creativity and help build community in Columbus, Ohio, USA.Categorised under: DIY news, Events and happeningsTagged as: DIY projects, instructables, Wikiseat
Doctor Who’s sonic screwdriver – coming to a DIY store near you?
The futuristic multi-tool gadget that assists sci-fi character Doctor Who on his journey through the universe could become a reality for DIY enthusiasts across the world, according to engineers at Bristol University.Tagged as: DIY gadgets, DIY news
Older men encouraged to socialise – in sheds
Here’s a story we love – about a Staffordshire charity that hopes to help older men lead a more social and active life by practising existing DIY skills or learning new ones.Categorised under: DIY news, Events and happeningsTagged as: Age UK, Australian Men’s Shed Movement
B&Q launches Community Week
DIY giant B&Q is demystifying the art of do it yourself with a series of events around the country to help us all brush up on our skills.Categorised under: DIY news, Events and happenings, Our partnersTagged as: B&Q, DIY advice
Power tool drag racing: the fastest drill in the west of England
You may be wondering what miniature drag racing and power tools have in common – and it’s rather more than you might think, at least as far as manufacturer Silverline is concerned.Tagged as: drag racing, power tools, Silverline
Updated: Win tickets to the National Home Improvement Show
We like a good competition. And we’ve spotted one that we’re sure DIY and home improvement enthusiasts will enjoy – the chance to win one of 50 pairs of tickets to the National Home Improvement Show in October.