This past year we have all spent a lot of time at home, which means we have all probably noticed a few areas in our homes that may need a lick of paint. DIY does not come naturally to all of us, but this past year has not stopped many of you from giving it a good go.

Have you been handy with the paint brush, creative with the jigsaw or perhaps transformed your shed into your new office?

The Argus:

Parkers Building Supplies and The Argus have joined together to host the Lockdown Home Improvement Awards. We will showcase all the entries in the newspaper and ask the readers to vote on who they think has done the best job.

The winning home improvement will receive a £100 gift voucher to spend at Parkers Building Supplies and have a winners feature in The Argus newspaper.

Enter now and good luck - We are all looking forward too seeing your efforts!

Closing date for entries is Sunday 28th Feb 2021

Terms and Conditions: Newsquest terms and conditions apply please visit This competition offers The Argus readers the chance to win a £100 gift card from Parkers Building Supplies posted to their home address and a picture story in The Argus. All entries will be published in The Argus newspaper from 1st March over a two-week period with the winner being decided by the readers via a printed vote form. The entrant with the most votes will be the winner and contacted by phone. No photocopied, forged, or damaged newspaper vote forms will be accepted. To be eligible for the prize the competition winner will be required to participate in follow-up coverage and must be over the age of 18yrs.