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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.

  • 02:49 Popular Removing a stud without using a stud remover

    Removing a stud without using a stud remover

    by Admin Added 2,446 Views / 1 Likes

    How to remove a steel threaded stud from a threaded hole.

  • 00:57 Popular Removing a wall plug

    Removing a wall plug

    by Admin Added 2,117 Views / 2 Likes

    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

  • 03:35 Popular Removing plaster with a SDS drill

    Removing plaster with a SDS drill

    by Admin Added 2,462 Views / 0 Likes

    Removing plaster from walls can be done using a bolster chisel and hammer, but it is much easier with a SDS drill that has a roto stop function and a suitable chisel.

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

    Removing staples with the Tacwise pro staple remover

    by Admin Added 988 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!

  • 03:00 Popular Removing sticky labels

    Removing sticky labels

    by Admin Added 1,815 Views / 1 Likes

    The adhesive used by label manufacturers can be extremely difficult to remove.

  • 03:30 Popular Ride on mower wheel replacement

    Ride on mower wheel replacement

    by Admin Added 989 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

  • 02:29 Popular Roofing felt repair

    Roofing felt repair

    by Admin Added 1,633 Views / 0 Likes

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

  • 05:33 Popular Safety gloves | Work gloves

    Safety gloves | Work gloves

    by Admin Added 755 Views / 1 Likes

    Safety gloves are very important when working or carrying out DIY. Each year thousands of people end up in hospital due to injuries that could have been prevented by wearing the correct safety gloves or work gloves. Some of the sites I work on make it man

  • 05:17 Popular Security light fitting | Guardcam

    Security light fitting | Guardcam

    by Admin Added 2,764 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.

  • 16:41 Popular Sinking an electrical backbox

    Sinking an electrical backbox

    by Admin Added 4,455 Views / 0 Likes

    How to fit an electrical double back box onto a solid brick wall that has been wallpapered. Fitting a back box is normally done before the wall is papered but if you wanted to add an extra socket in your home and the wall has been papered then this video

  • 05:40 Popular Spirit level tutorial

    Spirit level tutorial

    by Admin Added 1,434 Views / 0 Likes

    A spirit level is very useful when doing a wide variety of DIY projects from wallpapering to installing decking. This video shows how to use a spirit level in normal use and also how to use a level to calculate a fall when installing decking.

  • 05:28 Popular Surface drain unblocking

    Surface drain unblocking

    by Admin Added 1,625 Views / 0 Likes

    Surface drains can easily become blocked with debris, therefore it is a good idea to clear them before they get blocked and cause problems. Often this is simply a case of lifting off the covers and removing the debris.

  • 01:01 Popular Tips when drilling into a wall

    Tips when drilling into a wall

    by Admin Added 2,529 Views / 0 Likes

    Here are a few tips for drilling into a wall

  • 02:09 Popular Top DIY hacks

    Top DIY hacks

    by Admin Added 13k 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.

  • 14:07 Popular Transcend Drivepro 100 dashcam review

    Transcend Drivepro 100 dashcam review

    by Admin Added 667 Views / 0 Likes

    In this video the Transcend Drivepro 100 dashcam is reviewed by Mike.

  • 01:36 Popular Using a chalk line

    Using a chalk line

    by Admin Added 1,879 Views / 0 Likes

    Chalk Lines can be purchased for less than £5 and can make marking out much easier, just hook the chalk line over a screw head, pull the line tight and then snap the chalk line down. This will leave a straight chalk line for you to follow.