In this project I’m installing a hanging greenhouse on the wall of a house. This also gets known as a ‘window garden’. It fits over an existing window so that plants etc. can be watered from inside the house by simply opening the window. Worst. Instructions. Ever.
In this video I’m hanging a medium weight mirror on plasterboard / drywall for a customer. The mirror is fitted with a chain that, for some reason, is covered in parcel tape. Not sure why the parcel tape was there to be honest.
Today I’m in another Victorian property where a new damp proof course has been installed. In such situations the skirting / baseboard needs re-fitted afterwards, often to walls that are now a different shape.
I’ve had this trusty Amstrad radio ghetto blaster thing in my workshop for years. Before that it was our decorating radio. Before that I stole it off my wife. It’s about 20 years old, had many quirks but everything ends…
Have you ever wondered how quickly woodscrews start to rust? Are you concerned whether you can use certain screws for outdoor projects? Today I’m starting a very unscientific test to see how long it takes for a bunch of Screwfix screws to rust in normal tap water and salty water.