DIY and Car advice and inspiration

Don’t be afraid to get your hands dirty with Tesco’s great range of do-it-yourself tools and products. We’re here to make sure you have the right tool for the job, so take your pick from a selection of top-of-the-range power tools such as electric screwdrivers, power drills and circular saws. Tesco also has a first-rate selection of heat guns and soldering irons for any jobs you need doing round the house. We stock all the home security equipment you could want to protect your property. Browse our range of burglar alarms and CCTV cameras today, and give yourself some added peace of mind. Take a look at our buying guides to help you find the right products for you and your home. Make Tesco your first port of call for any touring equipment you need for your car. We stock a variety of different types of trailers, roof boxes, bike carriers, and kayak carriers. We also offer a range of car security equipment and emergency travel kits so you’re always prepared on the road. Browse Tesco’s range of DIY & car products today, and be sure to have a read through our buying guides so you find exactly what you need.

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  • Pressure washers

    Choosing the best make and model to suit your needs depends on what you are going to use the pressure washer for. For cleaning large areas, pressure washers that deliver both high pressure and increased water flow mean less time and effort is needed to shift dirt and debris. But if you are only cleaning smaller items such as garden furniture or little patios, a machine with lower pressure will be ideal and cheaper too.

  • How to wallpaper

    Hanging wallpaper yourself is a fairly straightforward task, but you will need patience and a little technical knowledge to make sure you create a seamless, professional look. Follow our simple step-by-step guide for all you need to know about wallpapering your own home - from cleaning the wall surface firs,t to using a plumb line for perfect results.

  • Power drills

    Power tools help you power through both small DIY jobs and large construction projects. From toolbox essentials such as drills and jigsaws to labour-saving pressure washers and circular saws. Before investing in any of these it's well worth taking some time to ensure you get one that suits your needs. Cordless models are an attractive option as you don't need to be need a power source or to set up an extension lead. However, for more demanding jobs, a more powerful corded drill may be needed to do the job properly.

  • Car travel and touring

    Sometimes you need more than just a car to help you get from A to B. There's a wide range of motoring accessories that can help make your journey that much easier, safer and more comfortable - from car battery chargers to extra storage space and trailers. There are also a few additional requirements when taking your car abroad.

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