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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.

  • 03:21 Popular How to remove moss from a roof

    How to remove moss from a roof

    by Admin Added 1,852 Views / 0 Likes

    Removing moss from a roof can seem like a difficult task, some people reach for the pressure washer but often you can clean the roof simply using a stiff brush. Once the moss is removed from the roof the tiles are then brushed again before the roof is spr

  • 02:09 Popular Top DIY hacks

    Top DIY hacks

    by Admin Added 13.4k Views / 1 Likes

    Little DIY jobs around the house can add up to be quite expensive. But with my quick DIY hacks I’ll teach you how to save a fortune. These simple fixes to traditional jobs will also save you a lot of time.

  • 03:49 Popular How to cut a bolt without damaging the threads

    How to cut a bolt without damaging the threads

    by Admin Added 4,724 Views / 0 Likes

    This video shows how to cut a bolt using a hacksaw or a pair of electrical crimping pliers. Cutting a bolt has never been so easy!

  • 03:23 Popular Child proof appliance switches

    Child proof appliance switches

    by Admin Added 1,376 Views / 0 Likes

    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

  • 03:13 Popular How to remove mould

    How to remove mould

    by Admin Added 2,451 Views / 0 Likes

    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.

  • 04:15 Popular how to cut concrete or stone using a chisel

    how to cut concrete or stone using a chisel

    by Admin Added 4,838 Views / 3 Likes

    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.

  • 01:40 Popular Removing staples with the Tacwise pro staple remover

    Removing staples with the Tacwise pro staple remover

    by Admin Added 1,166 Views / 0 Likes

    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!

  • 03:30 Popular Ride on mower wheel replacement

    Ride on mower wheel replacement

    by Admin Added 1,079 Views / 0 Likes

    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

  • 02:01 Popular How to use bolt cutters | How to use bolt croppers

    How to use bolt cutters | How to use bolt croppers

    by Admin Added 1,039 Views / 0 Likes

    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.

  • 00:54 Popular How to cut webbing

    How to cut webbing

    by Admin Added 1,180 Views / 0 Likes

    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.

  • 01:17 Popular Angle grinder pin wrench trick

    Angle grinder pin wrench trick

    by Admin Added 2,083 Views / 0 Likes

    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.

  • 05:17 Popular Security light fitting | Guardcam

    Security light fitting | Guardcam

    by Admin Added 3,062 Views / 1 Likes

    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.

  • 02:29 Popular Roofing felt repair

    Roofing felt repair

    by Admin Added 1,750 Views / 0 Likes

    If you discover a hole in your roofing felt it can quite easily be repaired from inside using some flashbanding

  • 02:42 Popular Clear Silicone Sealant test

    Clear Silicone Sealant test

    by Admin Added 2,403 Views / 1 Likes

    Sometimes clear silicone sealant is far from clear, here I compare three brands of clear silicone.

  • 02:30 Popular How to enlarge a hole saw or core drill hole

    How to enlarge a hole saw or core drill hole

    by Admin Added 1,913 Views / 0 Likes

    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.

  • 03:07 Popular Gutter Hedgehog installation

    Gutter Hedgehog installation

    by Admin Added 1,360 Views / 0 Likes

    The Gutter Hedgehog is a fast and easy way of prevent gutters from being blocked by leaves/debris etc.