General DIY videos
This section contains videos that will help when doing general DIY that does not fit into any other categories. In here you will find videos showing how to remove mould or even how to remove a wall plug with ease.
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Children just love to press buttons, especially if the button is illuminated. This simple trick shows how to use a small piece of acrylic with a 6mm hole drilled through it to protect the switch from little fingers. The appliance can still be switched on
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Removing mould correctly can be difficult. It is essential to use the correct product when removing mould as regular household bleach is ineffective. In this video we use a dedicated mould removal spray to remove mould from a bathroom ceiling.
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Most masonry can be cut using a simple bolster chisel and club hammer, you will of course need a pair of gloves and safety glasses! Straight cuts are very simple using this technique, which is very easy to learn.
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The Tacwise pro staple remover makes removing staples very easy as demonstrated in this video. You might think that you can remove staples using a screwdriver or pliers but this handy little gadget makes removing staples much easier!
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Here the back wheel on this Efco lawn mower is removed for puncture repair and then replaced, the wheel is held on using an E clip and washer. It's a good idea to clean the shaft and apply some copper grease before replacing the wheel as this will make it
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People often damage the cutting edge of their bolt cutters the first time they use them, this is because most people cut through the shackle of the padlock which immediately dulls the cutter blades as the shackle is made from hardened steel.
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This video shows how to cut webbing, more importantly it shows how to seal the webbing using a lighter to seal the cut edge to prevent it from fraying.
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Undoing the flange nut on an angle grinder can be almost impossible with the incorrect pin wrench, here I demonstrate how to undo the nut with the wrong sized wrench.
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This video shows how to replcae a standard security light with a Guardcam. The Guardcam looks like a traditional security light but it has a camera built in which can record video or take still pictures.
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If you discover a hole in your roofing felt it can quite easily be repaired from inside using some flashbanding
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Sometimes clear silicone sealant is far from clear, here I compare three brands of clear silicone.
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Once a hole has been cut using a core drill or holesaw it is difficult to enlarge the hole, but here I demonstrate an easy way to acheive this.
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The Gutter Hedgehog is a fast and easy way of prevent gutters from being blocked by leaves/debris etc.
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This video shows how to easily remove a wall plug that is no longer required and also how to fill the hole in an external wall to prevent frost damage
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This video shows how to remove rust stains from stone. You can use oxalic acid or Nettrol to remove the rust stain.
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A bathroom door indicator bolt is useful as it shows when the bathroom is occupied, it also enables the door to be opened from outside in an emergency. This video shows how to install a bathroom door indicator bolt.