These easy-to-follow guides will give you the information you need to DIY. Find step-by-step instructions on different projects to help you out in the world of do-it-yourself.
How to identify a faulty circuit
This guide tells you how to identify a fault in an electrical circuit. Note that if you are not able to solve the problem following the steps below the problem will be down to more than just a blown fuse or broken socket or switch. If this is the case, you will either have to employ a qualified electrician to diagnose and fix the issue or do the work yourself and notify Building Control afterwards so they can check the work for safety. read article
How to fit a dimmer switch
Dimmer switches are a relatively cheap and uncomplicated way of creating different drama or dynamic in a room. They are also a good way of saving energy in areas where bright light isn't required or helping young children who are afraid of the dark get to sleep without fuss. Read this DIY guide to find out how to install a dimmer switch.read article
How to move a ceiling rose
The position of your ceiling light can have a strong effect on the type of lighting in a room. A centrally located ceiling light can produce a more harsh light whereas a light to the side on the ceiling will soften the light throughout the room. Read this guide on how to reposition the ceiling rose in a room. read article