Need a bit of inspiration for reducing waste? Check out some of these TV programmes.
Get tips for up-cycling, learn about the worth of your keepsakes, watch people’s loved items get a new lease of life and find out how to spot a second hand bargain.
|Antiques Roadshow||BBC1||A team of experts invite members of the public to bring their antiques to be viewed and valued|
|Bargain Hunt||BBC1||Two teams of amateur collectors have an hour at an antiques fair to acquire the best bargains possible|
|Flog It!||BBC1||Paul Martin and his team of experts invite members of the public to bring their antiques to be viewed and valued, with an option to sell at auction|
|Jay and Dom’s Home Fix||BBC||Jay Blades and Dom Chinea offer DIY tips and tricks that won’t break the bank|
|Find It, Fix It, Flog It||Channel4|
|Henry Cole and Simon O’Brien travel across the UK to find unique items lost in people’s homes and fix them up for a profit. They turn trash into treasure!|
|Garage Gold||Quest||The Garage Brothers clear out cluttered garages, attics and basements free of charge, but they keep everything they remove. Homeowners get a newly emptied space, but will it come at the price of a lost treasure?|
|Mend It For Money||Channel4||The restoration programme with a twist… Britain’s best restorers compete against each other to give objects a new lease of life with high-end restorations|
|Money for Nothing||BBC||At the tip, Sarah Moore saves three things from being dumped, transforms them into bespoke and valuable pieces, then returns the profits back to the people who threw the items away|
|Restoration Workshop||Yesterday||Gary Wallis turns tired and unloved items into objects that will turn a large profit|
|Salvage Hunters||Quest||Modern day treasure hunter Drew Pritchard travels the length and breadth of the UK in search of weird and wonderful objects|
|The Repair Shop||BBC1||Items people have in their homes are given a new lease of life|
|The Weekend Workshop||HGTV||Passionate DIY enthusiast Kate Humble, designer and re-inventor Max McMurdo, and up-cycler Zoe Pocock get stuck into a range of exciting projects. The team repurpose forgotten items and old junk and work their magic on different reinventions|