General guidance on pricing for specific jobs and trades, plus how to save money on home improvements.
A fresh coat of paint is one of the best ways to give your home a new look. We’ve calculated average costs for professionals to paint or wallpaper your room, touch up woodwork or paint the exterior of your home.
We bring you a snapshot of costs for a range of common carpentry projects, from how much to hang a door and fit skirting boards to building bookshelves to fitted wardrobes. Also read our tips to finding a reliable carpenter or joiner near you.
A handyman can tackle a variety of tasks. We take a look at what you can expect a handyman to do, how to hire the right handyman for the job and how much it might cost to complete various jobs.