The Institute of Inertia looks at the top DIY tasks that we struggle to complete and the excuses 40% of us will give, this May Day Bank Holiday, to put off these important tasks. has found that DIY delays can turn into disasters with 1.7 million homeowners needing emergency repair work due to a long delayed DIY job. If you’ve put DIY tasks on your ‘To Do’ list, this May Day weekend, make sure you’re not one of the 40% that doesn’t stick to their plan.

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