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The 6-step etiquette guide to remember when you have a builder in your home

Do you make conversation? Do you offer them a drink or not?

EastEnders, the Carter family
8 floor plans of popular British TV homes

From EastEnders to The Royle Family...

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11 key pieces of advice for anyone starting their first upcycling project

'There are no mistakes in upcycling – only lessons learnt.'

Alison Davidson bedroom makeover
Photos: House Beautiful's interiors editor overhauls entire bedroom for £5k

'The bed is my favourite part of the makeover – it's really quite hard to get me out of it!'

Do it yourself chair makeover project
5 clever ways to fix and upcycle household items

Instead of buying a new one.

Kevin McCloud, Grand Designs: The Street
Kevin McCloud shares his biggest advice for self-builders

Grand Designs: The Street is the UK’s largest self-build project.

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Ethical banking: How to be green with your money

Take action to make sure your money is used the way you want.

BBC Two - Your Home Made Perfect, episode 1
Why you should watch BBC Two's first virtual reality property show

The groundbreaking property makeover show will have virtual reality and visual effects at the helm.

Excavator moving earth on housing building site
Property developers urged to protect local wildlife

'Developments should enhance natural environments, not destroy them.'

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Nick Knowles: 'I can’t put flat pack furniture together'

But the DIY SOS presenter could build you a house...

Close-Up Of Cushions On Sofa At Home
How to decorate your home for spring based on your star sign

Whether you’re an artsy Taurus, chic Virgo or cosy Cancer.

The Chapel in Southwark designed by architects Craftworks crowned London’s best new home extension
This Camberwell property has been crowned London's best home extension

The Don’t Move, Improve! 2019 competition cherry picks the best of the best to inspire homeowners.

Male and female construction workers discuss the building plans inside the building site
Homeowners should be prepared to wait up to 7 months for a 'quality' builder

'Alarm bells should ring if they say they can start next week.'

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These are the top DIY projects for 2019

How many are on your list?

B&Q brookfield kitchen photo
This is the cheapest place to buy a new kitchen on the British high street

For the second year running.

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10 ways to prevent heat loss at home

Stay warm whilst saving money and energy with these top tips.