Most common reasons for doing DIY repairs vs. hiring a professional in the UK 2017

This statistic displays the leading reasons for doing DIY repairs rather than hiring a professional to deal with household problems among adults in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017. The most common reason given by respondents for fixing household problems themselves instead of turning to a tradesperson is the desire to save money.

Leading reasons for doing DIY repairs rather than hiring a professional to deal with household problems among adults in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017

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Source

Release date

April 2017

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

February/March 2017

Number of respondents

2,004 respondents

Special properties

UK adults

Method of interview

Online interview

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