There are many professional trades associations for contractors across the UK, covering a plethora of services provided. Our run down on which professional organisations and associations likely serve members of each trade should help you navigate through the different affiliations your tradesperson might be connected with.
Thinking of buying furniture for your home or garden, DIY tools, soft furnishings or other accessories to make your house beautiful? Check out our buyers guides as we take a look at the options out there and gather together our best picks of the goods on the market to make your house a home.
Home Improvement By Trades
What do you want to do? Tiling, plastering, plumbing, carpentry and joinery, decorating, or simply just being more organised in your home? Our DIY guides by trade types will get you up and running.
Looking to undertake some DIY tiling or get ideas and inspiration on tiling patterns, colours and sources for materials and tools? Check out tiling resource section dedicated to all things tiling for the DIY enthusiast, enthusiastic house-proud home improver or the professional tradesperson. You’re sure to find the tiling resources you need.
Looking for decorating ideas, inspiration, colour schemes, paints, wallpapers and more? Our dedicated decorating resource will help you get everything you need to make your home improvement project a success. Full of the latest designs, trends, styles and colour palettes, step inside to get your new home decor underway.
Looking to undertake a plastering project in your home and not sure where to start? Whether it’s skimming, rendering or dry-lining you’re interested in learning about check out our guides to plastering. To find out about the latest tools , materials and cost calculators check out our buyers guides and estimators.
Want to find out about roofing as part of your home improvement project? Maybe you’re looking to source materials or get an idea of prices for roofing work in your area? Check out our resources, guides and calculators to get your roof in tip top condition. Our buyers guides will help you find the roofing solutions right for you.
Plumbing & Heating
Find out about all things plumbing and heating for your home or trade project. Regulations, resources, buyers guides, tools and calculators to get you off to a flying start. These resources will get the professional plumber or avid DIY person into a great place ahead of getting their plumbing work going or preventing stops along the way.
With so many options available for flooring it can be hard to decide which is right for your home. Once you have the flooring you need to know how to fix it if you’re DIYing. Use our flooring buyers guides to decide which options are best and our DIY how-to’s to get you up and running fitting your floor to perfection and professional standards.
Home Improvement By Trades
- Windows and Glazing
- Extensions and Conversions
- Lofts And Loft Conversion
- Insulation And Ventilation
Home Improvement Room By Room
Looking to find projects you can carry out on specific rooms or areas in your home? We’ve organised things by parts of your house.