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Walker
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41 votes
9 answers
663k views

How can I paint over mold to prevent it from coming back again?

35 votes
10 answers
96k views

Why are “Wire Nuts” not used in the UK?

20 votes
5 answers
220k views

What are the differences between SDS, SDS Plus, and SDS Max drills?

18 votes
9 answers
2k views

What basic safety equipment should everyone have?

12 votes
3 answers
2k views

What is "knob and tube wiring"?

11 votes
1 answer
5k views

How do I know if it is safe to remove a wall?

11 votes
2 answers
4k views

What are the pros and cons of different types of smart switches (that are on the US market) ?

11 votes
2 answers
4k views

What is this drill guide/template used when fixing electrical sockets called and where do I buy one?

7 votes
1 answer
937 views

Are there any issues with using deicing salt on sand stone paving?

7 votes
2 answers
2k views

How do I balance air outlet/inlet valves without an airflow meter?

7 votes
3 answers
274 views

How do you remove a lot of wall tiles?

7 votes
2 answers
320 views

How to fit vents in a roof

7 votes
1 answer
10k views

What is a ring main?

6 votes
2 answers
7k views

How does a three-way light switch work?

6 votes
3 answers
5k views

Is there an easy way to make a square hole in plaster/brick to put an electrical outlet box in?

6 votes
3 answers
15k views

What are the advantages and disadvantage of using "pushfit" pipe fittings?

6 votes
0 answers
494 views

What are the pros and cons of different types of smart switches on the UK market? [closed]

6 votes
2 answers
5k views

How do I make skirting boards removable?

6 votes
1 answer
492 views

What is this type of traditional adjustable shelf support called?

5 votes
1 answer
344 views

What is "mud-jacked", and why is it not done in the UK?

5 votes
5 answers
26k views

How do I put up a roof ladder?

5 votes
2 answers
650 views

How do I wire a 3 way light switch?

5 votes
3 answers
435 views

How do I build a wet room for a wheelchair user?

5 votes
2 answers
300 views

What is a “pocket door”?

5 votes
2 answers
22k views

What are the differences in the wiring standards between the USA and the UK?

5 votes
1 answer
697 views

How do I decide between a “Power Drain Snake” and a drain cleaning jet kit?

5 votes
6 answers
25k views

How do I cut Semi-Rigid Aluminium Ducting?

5 votes
2 answers
270 views

How do I match this brick?

4 votes
3 answers
10k views

How do I trace the cabling in a “Ring Main”

4 votes
1 answer
539 views

What does a manifold do in an underfloor heating (UFH) system and why do they cost do much?