We use cookies to allow us and selected partners to improve your experience and our advertising. By continuing to browse you consent to our use of cookies. You can understand more and change your cookies preferences here.

Revealed: the best and cheapest DIY shops

Revealed: the best and cheapest DIY shops

Where can you buy the cheapest DIY products? Which? compares B&Q, Homebase, Screwfix, Wickes and more, revealing the best retailers for customer service as well as prices.

Five ways to maintain and improve your summer house before you have guests over

Five ways to maintain and improve your summer house before you have guests over

Planning a garden party or just want to get more use out of your summer house or garden room? Which? Trusted Traders advise on how to keep a summer house in tip top condition.

Posted on
Seven common fridge freezer faults and how to deal with them

Seven common fridge freezer faults and how to deal with them

Our checklist of the seven most common fridge freezer faults will help you decide which you can fix yourself and when it's time to call in the professionals.

How to paint your living room or bedroom for £100, even if you’ve never done it before

How to paint your living room or bedroom for £100, even if you’ve never done it before

We reveal where popular Dulux and Crown paints are cheapest, from B&Q, Homebase, Screwfix, Toolstation and Wickes. Plus painting and decorating tips from a Which? Trusted Trader.

15 home DIY projects to keep you entertained during lockdown

15 home DIY projects to keep you entertained during lockdown

Keep busy during lockdown with one of these small- to medium-sized DIY projects. From painting to upcycling and crafting, spruce up your surroundings and mood.

Coronavirus: what you need to know about shopping for DIY supplies

Coronavirus: what you need to know about shopping for DIY supplies

Most DIY and homewares stores are now open with social distancing guidelines. We tell you what you need to know if you are planning a shopping trip.

Can you still plan a kitchen renovation in lockdown?

Can you still plan a kitchen renovation in lockdown?

Some fitted kitchen services are open for business again. See the latest from B&Q, Benchmark, Howdens, Ikea, Magnet and Wren, including virtual planning appointments and delivery. Top tips for planning a kitchen renovation in lockdown.

DIY shopping during lockdown: online problems and new DIY store opening times

DIY shopping during lockdown: online problems and new DIY store opening times

Have you had a problem buying DIY products online during the lockdown? We reveal the top bugbears with click and collect and home delivery from DIY stores including B&Q, Homebase, Wickes and more. Plus DIY shops’ opening times.

DIY jobs you shouldn’t attempt yourself (and those you can)

DIY jobs you shouldn’t attempt yourself (and those you can)

What DIY jobs do you have lined-up for the bank holiday weekend? Before you begin, check whether you have the tools and experience necessary. Plus DIY jobs for beginners, staying safe doing DIY and can traders work in the lockdown?

Seven DIY projects you can do in a weekend

Seven DIY projects you can do in a weekend

Painting, grouting, dealing with damp, draught-proofing, cleaning your carpet, and cleaning your sofa are all short DIY projects that will give your home a boost during the coronavirus lockdown. Plus tips to plan future kitchen and bathroom work.

Back to top
Back to top