Cost Guides

Home improvement can be an expensive business. Based on the type of job(s) you have lined up, you need to know the costs involved so you can budget and plan accordingly.

You might wonder if you can Do It Yourself, especially if you’re looking to save money and learn new skills. Our guides will help answer the age-old question, should I hire the pros or do it myself.

So before rushing out to your nearest DIY store or exploring Rated People, take a look at our cost guides to work out what you can expect to pay in materials, labour and time.

How Much To Plaster A Room? [2019 Edition]
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How Much Does Woodworm Treatment Cost? [2019 Edition]
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