Due to popular demand, together with a team of experienced Trades Women, TouchWood South West have developed DIY Skills Weekend Courses for Women! 

The courses are:

  • Empowering –  fix and maintain your own home without having to wait for someone else to do it!
  • Practical – gain valuable hands-on experience together with important background knowledge 
  • Inspiring – start a journey of discovery and learning in all things DIY

This course is great if you want to fix and maintain your home.

This is what you’ll learn:

  • Solutions to common decorating problems
  • Which equipment is needed and how to use it
  • The secret to decorating success – preparation and practice! 
  • How to prepare, prime and paint wood and plaster professionally 
  • How to tile on a horizontal and a vertical surface
  • How to have your tiles stay on the wall and identify the right tiles for the job
  • How to select and mix adhesive and grout  
  • How to cut tiles with a tile cutter and a wet saw  
  • How to tile a kitchen splash-back

“I felt really comfortable and empowered within an all women space”

“Fantastic value for money – very thoroughly planned. All the modules were delivered in great detail”

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