7 DIY skills every man should know

From draining a radiator to tiling a bathroom, there are certain basic tasks a man should know how to tackle without having to pay someone to do the job. Thankfully, here at Videojug we have made our fair share of DIY tutorials over the years, covering every topic imaginable, including the ones every man should know.

1. HOW TO DRAIN A RADIATOR 

If your radiator isn’t heating up properly then you’ll need to drain it. Cheery chappy Kurt shows you how it’s done.

2. TILING A BATHROOM WALL

Save your hard-earned cash and cancel the handyman to decorate your bathroom – tackle it yourself with this useful bathroom wall tiling tutorial.

3. HOW TO HANG WALLPAPER 

Hanging wallpaper can be a messy job if you don’t know to do it properly. Here’s how to master it.

4. HOW TO INSTALL LOFT INSULATION 

A lot of heat escapes from your loft so it’s important the area is insulated properly; this will not only save your fuel bills but reduce your carbon emissions.

5. HOW TO USE A CHAINSAW

Tool expert Peter Wolstencroft demonstrates how to use a chainsaw without having to wear a hockey mask.

6. HOW TO USE A SILICON GUN

Fill those unsightly cracks around the house with a gun. A silicon gun that is.

7. HOW TO WIRE A PLUG 

No need to get confused as to which wire goes where when wiring a plug – Chris Duagn is here to show you how it’s done.

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