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# Home improvement

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Opinion: I have become that which I most feared - a man who does DIY
Rory McNab says he doesn’t cover himself in glory with his DIY efforts, but it does feel good.
Opinion: Why are home make-over tv shows so popular in Ireland?
Property programmes thrive in societies where home ownership is the most valued and celebrated housing ideology, writes Emmett Scanlon.
Real Madrid's €500m stadium revamp to begin once the season ends
The 81,000 capacity is not due to increase but a number of technological advancements will be made.
Tim Allen sent a ridiculous tweet about evolution and everyone went in
Sexton stars as superb Leinster crush Ospreys with bonus-point victory at the RDS
The Welsh side entered the game with a maximum 15 points from their first three league games, but can have no complaints with tonight’s result.
Munster's new €15m training base could have been a deal-breaker for Rassie Erasmus
“Rugby union wise, it’s probably in the top 10 in the world.”
Here's how the €70m redevelopment of Páirc Uí Chaoimh currently looks
Upgrade work is expected to be finished by the summer of 2017.
DIY in the home: When should you leave it to the professionals?
To find out what you can do around your own home, spoke to expert Gerry Fallon.
The hassle-free way to improve the flooring around your home spoke to an expert to navigate the land of polished concrete and original floorboards.
The Upgrade: Making your home family-friendly speaks to an expert on how best to make your home safe for a young child.
Here's one hard-hit Irish industry finally coming back from the recession - hardware
But growth in Dublin is outstripping growth in rural areas.
Lots of people are thinking about getting home extensions this year
In Dublin, the average cost of extending your home is 15% higher than in rural areas.
Home improvement: New digs for Irish swimmers on the Abbotstown sports campus
Barry Murphy and Bethany Carson will live in the redeveloped accommodation on the National Sports Campus.
€30m to be spent on insulating 25k council houses
The scheme will see local authority homes made warmer, meaning lower energy bills.
'It’s very hard to get everyone on the same hymn sheet': The battle to develop a county's young stars
Michael Quinn on the need to bring on Longford’s rising stars and break out of their slump.
€300k transformation gives Katie a proper training base - and toilets - for Road to Rio
Ireland’s Olympic champion was in Bray yesterday for the re-opening of Bray Boxing Gym.
Poll: Will you take advantage of the 'home improvement' tax break?
The new scheme will allow a tax credit of 13.5 per cent for cash spent on renovations priced up to €30,000.
Home renovation tax incentive will hurt 'tax dodging cowboys' - IGBC
New scheme means homeowners are less likely to use the shadow economy for building works according to construction groups including The Irish Green Building Council.
Building a Fortress: how Irish cricket got a new €500k home to match its ambition
Ireland lift the covers off their new international cricket ground in Malahide when England visit next week.
7 things that made everyone watch Home Improvement
Don’t act like you didn’t love it when you were younger.
The 12 types of DIY disaster to avoid this weekend
Careful with those power tools now.
The new Atlanta Falcons stadium might just be the coolest thing ever
Can we suggest 360 Architecture to look after the redevelopment of Páirc Uí Chaoimh?
B&Q Athlone store to remain open after negotiation on lease terms
The store currently employs 45 people and will remain open subject to a successful outcome to examinership.
No immediate plans for redevelopment as Pairc Tailteann downsized
Home of Meath GAA looks set to be reduced to 10,000 for the foreseeable future.
Man City rename stadium following Etihad sponsorship deal
The club’s ground will now be known as the Etihad Stadium – plus check out six of the strangest stadium names.