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Whether you're new to the DIY scene or a veteran, we've all done it. Stripping a screw is a stomach-dropping moment, especially when it's somewhere visible that you need it out of. That clackclackcla...
October 20, 2021
Acer (AKA maple) trees come in a wide variety of sizes and colours. Some fit into pots, while others are large enough to be the centrepiece of your garden. Regardless of their size or shape, they can ...
October 7, 2021
If you have a fireplace in your home, you know the struggle we're about to discuss. Soot is a natural byproduct of burning wood, meaning you're bound to encounter it at some point or another. If you h...
October 7, 2021
Honeysuckle is an absolutely beautiful plant that a lot of gardeners love to grow. Whether it's your first time growing or you're a veteran gardener, there's a lot to remember. If your honeysuckle is ...
October 7, 2021
Tile floors, while beautiful, are often rather delicate. One clumsy mistake, and you have a broken tile floor - which is just no good. Luckily, we're here to help you figure out the next steps. Whethe...
October 7, 2021
Toilets are wonderful contraptions with a surprising amount going on to make them work. If your toilet cistern is not filling, it can be distressing and frustrating. Luckily, we have your back and can...
October 7, 2021
If your fencepost is wobbling or not staying quite as sturdy as it should, it's likely you have a broken fence post. While this isn't an easy thing to fix necessarily, it can be done at home without ...
October 7, 2021
Olive trees are awesome - not only are they pretty and great to decorate a bare space, but they provide olives! If you've chosen to pot them, though, you've likely run into one of several problems. Fe...
October 7, 2021
The beautiful leaves of laurel make it ideal for hedging, and a very popular choice, at that (but you likely know that). The combination of quick growth rate, shiny look, and dense foliage makes it th...
October 7, 2021
We've all been there. Things get out of hand, and you end up with a stained couch. Maybe it's wine, coffee... wait - you're saying it's blood ? Okay, well, assumptions aside, Fraffles has your back. ...
October 7, 2021
Bathtubs are fantastic, though that's no secret. The problem is when you've just taken a relaxing bath and find that the bath is not draining! Possibly the only thing more concerning than a non-draini...
September 26, 2021
Refrigerators are absolutely awesome contraptions that drastically improve our quality of life. But when they stop working it can become stressful - after all, they're expensive little suckers. Not to...
September 17, 2021
Especially if you live in a more rough part of town, security lights are a godsend. They not only illuminate your property at night when someone (or something) is there, but they can deter thieves. If...
September 17, 2021
As we discovered in this article's sister piece, washing machine's are complicated little suckers. If your Beko washing machine is not spinning, it can be quite the headache - that's where we come in...
September 17, 2021
Washing machines are perhaps one of the most useful inventions in the past hundred years when it comes to basic quality of life. Beko makes wonderful machines, but if your Beko washing machine is not ...
September 17, 2021