DIY articles

Making your home feel like your own

Sometimes, you need to do it yourself. Learn with our guides on DIY repairs, home maintenance and upgrades, as well as how it can impact your home insurance policy.

DIY articles

How to get rid of fleas

How to get rid of fleas

How to identify a flea problem and get them out of your home.

Say goodbye to fleas
How to wallpaper

How to wallpaper

Our step-by-step guide on how to wallpaper quickly and effectively.

Our wallpaper guide
Fixing a dripping tap

Fixing a dripping tap

Dripping taps are noisy, annoying and maddening. Learn how to fix yours.

Stop the noise
How to bleed a radiator

How to bleed a radiator

Improve your heating and cut your energy bills by regularly bleeding your radiators.

Read our guide
How to unblock a drain

How to unblock a drain

It's not the most pleasant job, but you can learn how to unblock a drain yourself.

Unblock your drain
How to get rid of woodworm

How to get rid of woodworm

Woodworm damages your home and furniture if left untreated, but you can treat it yourself.

Get started
Unblock your sink

Unblock your sink

We'll tell you how to unblock your sink safely and effectively.

Fix your sink

Useful DIY videos

Either watch our short videos, or read our written guides

Tips and advice

Removing rats and pests

Removing rats and pests

How to safely remove rats and other pests like house flies, ants and slugs from your home.

Remove your pests
Getting rid of Japanese knotweed

Getting rid of Japanese knotweed

This weed can seriously damage your home, and getting rid of it isn’t easy.

Read our explainer
Sorting out rising damp

Sorting out rising damp

Older properties can suffer from rising damp, but do you need to panic?

Here’s our answer

Remodelling and construction

Extending your home

Extending your home

Start your home extension project with a plan.

What to expect
Home improvement ideas when selling your house

Home improvement ideas when selling your house

We’ve teamed up with Purplebricks experts to list the home improvement ideas that can add value to your home.

Improve your sale
Indoor remodelling

Indoor remodelling

We’re here to help with your remodelling project.

Remodel the right way

Policy books

We always recommend getting familiar with your policy book.

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Home Insurance

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Home Emergency cover

Emergency cover for your plumbing and roof

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Home Insurance resources

Our home insurance articles, from your garden to claims

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