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WIN! 1 of 5 Mirka Roundy Kits!

Mirka is a Finnish family-owned business that was founded in 1943 and has rapidly grown to become a globally recognised brand in the decorating industry. It has stayed at the cutting edge of technology with its innovative, patented net abrasives, electric sanders, polishers and polishing compounds, and complete dust-free sanding solution kits suitable for DIYers.  When decorating, you sometimes come across ...

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WIN! 1 of 10 Mirka Handy Sanding Kits

Previously when doing DIY on walls and ceilings you always had to worry about getting dust in your eyes and mouth, but those days are now over. The Handy from Mirka has been designed and developed to make your work easier and faster. The sander’s ergonomic design makes it easy to handle when moving from job to job and will provide you with control over the product for an efficient high quality finish, wheth ...

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How to renew tired bathroom sealant with UniBond, in three easy steps…

Breakthrough innovation: UniBond RE-NEW, your sealants like new! Is the sealant in your bathroom mouldy, yellowish or cracked? UniBond has recently launched the first simple, easy and effective solution: UniBond sealant RE-NEW. With RE-NEW’s innovative silicone technology, existing sealants can be easily repaired without the need for any preparation work, tools or expertise. There’s no need to remove the ex ...

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WIN! A Mirka DEROS 5650CV electric sanding kit worth £495!

Decorating can be a bit of a chore but thanks to sanding and polishing specialist Mirka its DIY products make light work of the whole process. The company manufactures high quality abrasives in disc, strip, sheet, triangle and belt formats, available in a wide selection of sizes and grits, as well as sanders and polishers. The abrasives are easily identifiable because of the display packs they come in, whic ...

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WIN! £100 B&Q voucher PLUS an Asbestos Testing Kit from Pennington Choices!

Renovation, repair and home improvements to older properties will inevitably create a degree of disturbance and mess. Whether you are decorating, knocking through walls, replacing old kitchens and bathrooms, taking down old garages, having an extension or converting your loft or basement you might be at risk of disturbing asbestos. Pennington Choices asbestos consultants can provide you with a wide range of ...

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WIN! A Bosch 10.8v Multi-Tool with 8 Accessories worth over £140

Insulation Express pride themselves on delivering trade quality products to the DIYer at competitive prices, with fast and efficient service. They offer a wide range of products, as well as independent advice. To help you with your DIY project, Insulation Express is offering you the chance to win this Bosch 10.8v multi tool, which comes complete with 2 x 2.5Ah Li-ion batteries and 8 accessories in a sturdy ...

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How to test for Asbestos when carrying out DIY in your home

When decorating or carrying out DIY in a property or garden that was built before the year 2000, the chances are you may come across asbestos containing materials. You may find materials such as; Textured coatings for decorative finishes on ceilings and walls (they have had various trade names; one you may recognise is 'Artex'). Insulation board, be cautious when knocking through walls and ceilings of older ...

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How to make a 60’s style photo frame

This funky sixties style frame is easy to make with just six simple steps. The project has been completed using Einhell UK’s new innovative One battery fits all Power X-change range. Play around with the shapes or just follow the design in this article and have fun! What you will need for this project: Pencil and paper to draw and cut out the shape Scissors 1 x wooden board ( your choice of wood/size) Power ...

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WIN! Free tool & machine hire for your DIY project!

We are excited to introduce Tommy Tool Hire, the new DIY tool hire business; stacked with every tool you could need. Carpet cleaners, floors sanders, drills, breakers, saws and landscaping equipment for all your household and garden jobs. Tommy Tool Hire prides themselves in offering high quality products and a great customer service to help you on your tool hire journey. To celebrate the beginning of this ...

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Home DIY tips, with the experts at Graft®

GRAFT® products can help you to complete a number of DIY projects around the home, giving you a professional result at a fraction of the cost! But before you begin, have a read of a few of their favourite DIY tips. 1) Fill in gaps around windows and doors Using GRAFT® Expanding Foam you can fill in those small gaps around windows and doors that allow drafts into your home. Take the cap off Starting in one c ...

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