General DIY Home Handyman Courses

4 Day General Home Maintenance Course

DURATION - 4 Days - Weekdays or 2 Weekends
PRICE - £399 including a £10 materials recycling charge

Multiple Course Discounts are Available

Fire Brigade, Ambulance, Police, NHS & HM Forces Discounts

DIY Home Handyman Courses at The DIY School in Manchester enable men and women to tackle a wide range of common DIY repair and improvement tasks around the home. The DIY Home Handyman Course is a great follow on from the Beginners Tool Use Courses.

DIY Home Handyman Training

Learning to fit new door Locks & Handles

These DIY Home Handyman Courses near Manchester can enable people to save money on common repairs for which it would be expensive to pay; enable them to take preventative action before problems such as leaks or breaks become serious and expensive; realise their own home improvement plans rather than wait for a "DIY Friend" to be free!

Who will the DIY Home Handyman Courses Suit

  • Men & Women looking to extend a very basic DIY knowledge in order to complete common DIY repair and maintenance tasks in the home.
  • People looking to include Handyman Services as part of other trade offerings or as Business.
  • Single living individuals looking to maintain or acquire DIY independence in home maitenance and improvements.
  • Individuals looking to save money on property development and DIY projects.
  • Landlords and Property Developers looking to save money and respond faster to faults and breakages
  • Assumption is that all trainees are beginners and come without experience.

Learning About Plasterboard Fixing

Learning DIY Home Handyman Skills - Plasterboard Fixings.

What practical skills will you learn on the DIY Home Handyman Courses

  • How a domestic plumbing system works.
  • How a domestic electrical system works.
  • How to fix a dripping tap for less than a plumber call out fee!
  • How to change a tap to update a bathroom of kitchen.
  • How to unblock sinks.
  • How to plumb in washing machines.
  • How to bleed and drain radiators and fit thermostatic valves to help save energy costs.
  • How to fix toilet cisterns that keep you awake at night!
  • How to change light switches, fixtures and electrical sockets to complete a room redecoration.
  • How to repair "fogged"uPVC double glazed failed window units rather than replace the whole window.
  • How to repair uPVC double glazed window locks when you have lost the keys or the lock has jammed!
  • How to change door handles and locks to update a look.
  • How to fit security door locks and bolts to strengthen security.
  • How to repair guttering.
  • How to hang pictures and shelves level and vertical.
  • How to patch repair small plaster areas in solid or plasterboard walls.
  • How to replace a broken tile in kitchens and bathrooms.

DIy Home Handyman Practical Wall

DIY Home Handyman - Plumbing & Electrical Practical Wall

Why we chose the topics for the DIY Home Handyman Courses.

  • The skills are useful and in demand around the home.
  • They are tasks that can be formed without extesive training yet can save time and money.
  • They can be offered as part of a wider handyman service.

Course Dates & Bookings

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Click above to book your course dates. To book family/parent & teen places and to enquire about extra dates please contact us for availability.

DIY Course Students Feedback

I feel more independent now -
Donna Rees- DIY Home Handyman Courses

I feel more confident + able to undertake tasks covered in a safe and effective way.
Kelly Rudd - DIY Home Handyman Courses

Brilliant, friendly, welcoming, useful
Vivien Walsh - DIY Home Handyman Courses

Great. We can now do those little things that cost the most ourselves
Ashley and Dan Greenwood - DIY Home Handyman Courses and DIY Tool Use

The course was set at exactly the right level for what I wanted to achieve
Daryl Foil - DIY Home Handyman Courses and DIY Tool Use

Enjoyable, Learn Essentials. Practical rather than theory.
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