DIY & Building
Bathrooms.com have launched the definitive Bathroom DIY resource web app, dedicated to helping people with easy guides to those annoying DIY problems around the bathroom, whilst also increasing their home’s value at minimum cost.
Whether home owners want to drill into tiles, replace taps, or change radiators, this new web app will direct them to the best source available.
The DIY Guide has collated the best advice, tips and how-tos from around the web to enable people to increase their propertyâ€™s value. The definitive DIY guide provides all you require to know about maintaining, cleaning or replacing your bathroom fittings.
KOLARZÂ®, the foremost Austrian lighting company has introduced a new range of flower lights.
The KOLARZ new collection of flower lights, includes two sizes of pendant lights, matching table lamps and wall lights. They are delicate, stylish, very attractive and made from hand blown Murano glass.
Twister Rosy, pictured, is one of the stunning new flower lights, which is offered in either a chrome or 24ct gold finish; the glass roses turn and twist like fine tendrils and come in a gorgeous golden yellow, rich red, black and clear Murano glass.
Bosch DIY has launched the definitive power tool, designed to make sanding effortless, so that you can tackle this year’s DIY tasks with pleasure.
The Bosch Sanding Roller (PRR 250 ES) is the ultimate gadget for joining the current trend of recycling old stuff into more functional products.
The Sanding Roller is both easy in use and multipurpose, and works across a whole host of delicate materials and surfaces.
Louis Poulsen has launched a range of brand new colour combinations in its popular Toldbod 120 pendants range.
The Toldbod 120 pendants new colour blends include:
Apeer Doors, a leading UK composite door supplier, believes that front doors are progressively becoming a lifestyle statement.
As a wide choice of new contemporary door designs has become available to homeowners, a growing number now prefer to surface them with more fashionable and bolder colours.
Stimulating new patterns, such as Apeerâ€™s modern MODO collection, are persuading people to be creative with colour. The current trend is for more stylish crystal blue, green mist and light grey, rather than the red, blue, white, green and wood effects that once occupied the composite door market.
KOLARZÂ® the luxury lighting firm have introduced their innovative Fantasy collection of hand blown Murano glass chandeliers (LED).
Designed by Peter Florian a leading lighting designer, the Fantasy range consists of oblong pendant, wall and ceiling lights that present an exciting and bold version of the classic chandelier.
Rectangular elements of Murano glass, hand blown and of different sizes, have been used to make these lights, in an inventive and creative way.
Changing your home lighting to LED could help you keep cool while the sweltering weather continues in the UK, with the added bonus of saving energy, plus a massive 90% on your lighting costs.*
Halogens and fluorescent lighting generate considerable amounts of extra heat, whilst environment friendly LEDs produce virtually none, thus offering the opportunity to keep your home much cooler this summer.
LEDâ€™s are extremely energy efficient as they consume 90% less energy than conventional incandescent bulbs.
Video is proving to be a powerful tutorial tool for DIY enthusiasts, since many people now prefer to see their DIY project being demonstrated, rather than just reading about how to do it.
For well over ten years DIY Doctor has been offering masses of DIY guidance online, but fairly recently began uploading videos to YouTube and have now achieved their One millionth view. Which makes total sense, as if you wish to discover how to accomplish something – itâ€™s better to have it demonstrated to you by someone skilled. The same principal applies to using an unfamiliar tool, or mastering a procedure that you have just heard about. The huge number of people, who watch his videos weekly, has amazed the founder and main presenter of the demonstrations, Mike Edwards.
He is also planning to add a great deal more videos for all kinds of tools and projects very soon.
The WoolSafe Organisation has announced the introduction of its new Carpet Stain Cleaning Guide app, which it believes will transform the way homeowners deal with carpet stains and discredit the useless cleaning folklore forever.
There is no need for panic anymore, if some red wine or other mishap stains your lovely cream carpet, as WoolSafeâ€™s innovative award-winning app, presents step-by-step advice that will assist you to remove the nasty stain, without causing permanent harm to your carpet.
Dremel has launched their ultimate DIY toolkit, which is able to tackle any job around your house and garden, just in time for those tasks youâ€™ve planned for the bank holidays in May.
The DIY Toolkit consists of: