The sins of scruffy homes

From peeling wallpaper to threadbare carpets, everything in our home has a built-in sell by date - the trick is knowing when the time has come to make the change...

Top skip hire tips

Everything you need to know about hiring a skip, from what you can put in it to where your waste goes. 

The route to a marvellous master

MyBuilder's trade expert Carl Goulding reveals the factors that can transform your master bedroom into a masterpiece.

Colour your world

A simple lick of paint is a great way to give your home - and yourself - a lift. For inspiration, read our painting and decorating advice, complete with tips from the experts.

Get your home working space perfect

With more of us working from home, having a practical and comfortable working space is more important than ever. Our helpful guide is packed with tips to get your home office shipshape for the future.

Getting work done safely in lockdown

Whatever you’re planning, we want to make sure it’s done safely. Read our guide to the steps homeowners and tradespeople should take.

Locked down but not out

Homeowners have been taking advantage of lockdown to carry out home improvement and maintenance.

COVID-19: Advice for tradespeople


Practical advice for tradespeople during the COVID-19 outbreak, including the latest government guidance and financial resources.