DIY Top Tips

The best part about a new home is making it your own. We’ve pulled together a selection of videos to help you undertake some of those essential DIY tasks, from hanging a shelf to bleeding radiators. To help you keep the brightness in your home, we’ve also included some top tips for cleaning. From windows and carpets to blenders and blinds, watch our videos below to find out how to keep your home sparkling clean, the easy way.

How to bleed a radiator

If your central heating isn't warming your home properly, it could be because there are air bubbles trapped in the system. 

How to change a light fitting

Changing a light fitting is a simple task as long as certain procedures are followed.

How to repressurise a boiler

If your central heating isn't warming your home properly, it could be due to a loss of water pressure.

How to fill wall cracks

It’s easy to repair a cracked wall with tools and materials from your local home improvement store.

How to hang coat pegs

Hanging coat pegs can be a simple task by following these easy to follow instructions

How to hang a curtain rail

Here’s a helpful video that explains how to correctly hang a curtain rail.

How to hang a photo frame

Learn how to hang a picture to your wall to add those finishing touches to your room.

How to hang a shelf

One way to maximise the space in your home is to put up shelves. This video explains how.

How to turn off a stop tap

You can turn off the water in your home using your internal stop tap (also known as stopcock or stop valve). Find out how. 

How to hang wallpaper

Wallpaper is an easy way to create a feature wall or transform a whole room. This video explains how to hang your wallpaper. 

How to clean blinds

Blinds can lose their shape if you don't take proper care when cleaning them. Here’s a helpful tip on how to clean them the easy way.

How to clean a blender

Blenders are a tricky appliance to clean. Here’s a simple and safe way how to clean them.

How to clean carpets

A clean carpet is important for the appearance of your home. Here’s a quick tip for cleaning them.

How to clean crayon off walls

Here's a simple way to remove crayon from a painted wall that requires hardly any elbow grease.

How to clean windows

Invite the brightness back into your home with sparkling clean windows

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