Don't Let the Next Storm Catch You Out


Weather phenomena like "Storm Doris" may not have the most dramatic names in the world, but when they become “weather bombs”, it can feel a bit more serious. When Doris was disrupting travel and damaging property around the country, it definitely made its presence felt, and with mixed weather on the way, there’s …

Five High-Tech Ways to Upgrade Your Home


Knocking down walls, digging up driveways, ripping out carpets - they’re all effective ways of starting home improvements, but none of them feel particularly high-tech. However, not all projects are about simple bricks and mortar. Hiring a tradesman for the right job can help add some serious technology to upgrade yo…

DIY You Thought You Could Do... But Can’t!


As Spring draws closer we can hear the sound of shed doors opening and tool boxes creaking back into life... but alongside DIY comes the inevitable difficulties and horror stories. At MyBuilder we've come across a lot of botched DIY over the years and in every case it was clear the job could have been made easier and s…

Roofing by the experts


The difference between an average tradesman and an excellent one can be almost imperceptible to the uninitiated, but watch someone like Kerry of Eurolay Asphalt and Roofing in action and you start to see what it is. The average tradesman just comes in and does the job they have been asked to do. Sure, they usually do i…