Across the UK, there’s an abundance of Brits willing to roll up their sleeves and get stuck in for certain DIY jobs
However, for more serious problems, such as broken boilers and windows, many of us prefer to contact a professional.
The data reveals that a blocked sink was the most common problem Brits were prepared to tackle, with 85% of UK adults saying they would attempt to handle it themselves. Other common fixes include blocked drains and broken light switches, with 38% even attempting to fix broken electrical switches.
On the other hand, 88% of individuals would hire a professional to help with a damaged roof.
The number of Brits avoiding DIY across the UK
Sources & Methodology
MoneySuperMarket data collected June 2017-July 2019
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