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DIY or hire a contractor

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Should you DIY or hire a contractor? We talk to pros who know.

When it comes to deciding on DIY home projects, there are so many factors to consider: skills, tools, time, budget, and willingness to get dirty. So how much can you do yourself, and how much should you do? We're talking DIY or hire a contractor on this episode of MyFixitUpLife.

From demo to decorating, we're breaking down the DIY dilemma with a few of our favorite experts.

DIY Network's Mike Holmes tells us how he tools up Holmes Makes it Right sites to keep them safe and movin' at full-tilt boogie speed.

Restaurant Impossible designer Taniya Nayak dials us in on when it's best to DIY or hire a pro.

And 'Roger That!' hosts and designers Roger Stout-Hazard and Chris Stout-Hazard give get-it-done advice for going all-in or subbing it out.

Design, build, decorate, renovate: It's an all-pro DIY show.