Little wins to help you get stuff done

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Little wins to help you get stuff done

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Decorating & DIY

How to give your bathroom a makeover for less than £100

If your bathroom is functioning just fine, but needs a refresh, read on for our little wins to transform your space without splashing out

Christmas tree buying guide

If you’re looking to pick up a new Christmas tree and make this Christmas a magical one, our guide is here to help!
Home Living

Home Collections

With autumn just around the corner, it’s time to get cosy, snuggle in and enjoy the special moments with our new home collections.

The wilko guide to home brew

Home brew is a great hobby and cost effective, too. So, get started now and enjoy your perfect brew in time for Christmas!

How to do a Sunday roast... the wilko way!

As the nights draw colder and darker, cosy cooking is on our minds. Here's our fave tips to help you perfect a delicious roast!

Let’s get baking this autumn

Rainy days? No problem... it's time for a bake-a-thon with the kids, so get your mixing bowl and let’s bake up a storm together! 
Garden & Outdoor

What to do in the garden in October

As September leaves us and we head into October, it’s time to start thinking about preparing your garden for the coming months.
Bonfire Night

How to throw a cracking Bonfire Night party

Planning a Bonfire Night party at home this year? We've got some cracking ideas to help you celebrate in style with friends and family.
World Alzheimer’s Day

World Alzheimer’s Day with wilko and Alzheimer’s Society

At wilko we support the Alzheimer’s Society. Take a look at this blog to find out how you can become a Dementia Friend.

How to make a kids’ spooky Halloween game

Keep the kids busy this Halloween with our spooky DIY bowling game. It’s easy to make and we’re sure they’ll love it.

How to throw a hellish Halloween party

Our plans were put on hold last year, so let’s make this year a fright to remember with our haunting Halloween party ideas.
Decorating & DIY

5 ways to update your home in a weekend

Our 5 quick decorating jobs can have your home looking refreshed in just a weekend!
Decorating & DIY

Your Guide to Painting Walls and Ceilings

Painting can be a tricky job, even when you’re a dab hand at DIY. Here's our handy guide to help make your paint job much easier.

How to make your own Christmas gift hamper

Making a Christmas gift hamper for friends and family is fun and so easy to do. Read on to find out how.

How to decorate a Christmas tree

Nothing says Christmas more than getting the tree up! Here’s our guide on how to create a showstopping tree this year!
Garden & Outdoor

What to do in the garden in September

September is a great time to give you garden a tidy up, look after the lawn, and start thinking about next spring.

How to declutter for that house-proud feeling

It's no surprise we've got more stuff since home became an office or classroom in lockdown. Here's how to declutter the wilko way!
Decorating & DIY

How to apply and remove wallpaper

From picking up the prep tools to choosing the right paper, wilko will show you how to apply and remove wallpaper.

Cleaning the home for last-minute guests

If you’re having friends and family over unexpectedly, here are our quick-fire ways of getting your home ready leaving you feeling house proud.
Garden & Outdoor

How to maintain your garden buildings, fences and patio

Follow our handy tips and advice to help you keep your greenhouse, patio, shed and fence looking great throughout every season.
Garden & Outdoor

Composting made easy

Get started with composting. It's free, easy to do and is great for the environment too - wilko will show you how!
Garden & Outdoor

What to do in the garden in August

August is the perfect time to relax in the garden and enjoy pottering around, garden tools in hand to keep it all looking lush!
Back to College

Kit out your student kitchen

Be part of Plastic Free July and help stop plastic pollution. Here’s just a few ways you can reduce your plastic waste.

Student storage ideas

If you’re moving into halls of residence, a student house or just need ways to make the most of your space, our storage tips will help!