Ranking the 15 Most Influential Home Improvement Channels on 

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Many of us lack confidence when it comes to DIY. Combine this with an expensive housing market which pushes people to buy fixer-uppers that need a lot of work, and you'll definitely see a few panicked plasterers who don’t know where to begin; how-to feel overwhelmed!

Luckily, there’s YouTube. YouTube is one of the best sources for those seeking DIY advice and home renovation and inspiration, and has been a life-saver the world over for stressed renovators looking for tips, tricks and hacks.

New data acquired by Roofing4US using analysis tool Social Blade shows a number of popular channels with highly engaged audiences which you need to start watching if you’re looking to realise your renovating potential.

Analysing data based on each channels such as number of subscribers, total video views, longevity so date the channel was created, position rank on YouTube in respective countries and position rank amongst ‘how to’ channels on YouTube, Roofing4US came up with an overall score out of 100, and created this list of top 15 home improvement channels on YouTube to follow if you’re looking for DIY wisdom.

See the top 15 below

15.
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Image credit: https://www.YouTube.com/user/HGforMereMortals

Number of subscribers score: 12 / 20
Number of video views score: 2 / 20
Longevity score: 12 / 20
YouTube country ranking score: 1 / 20
YouTube how-to ranking score: 1 / 20
Overall score: 28 / 100

14.
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Image credit: https://www.YouTube.com/channel/UC8HX5CxoGOt2q1uT7uQxLOw

Number of subscribers score: 5 / 20
Number of video views score: 4 / 20
Longevity score: 12.5 / 20
YouTube country ranking score: 10.5 / 20
YouTube how-to ranking score: 2 / 20
Overall score: 34 / 100

13.
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Image credit: https://www.YouTube.com/user/petermillard1

Number of subscribers score:3 / 20
Number of video views score:3 / 20
Longevity score: 20 / 20
YouTube country ranking score: 9 / 20
YouTube how-to ranking score: 2 / 20
Overall score: 34.5 / 100 

12.
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Image credit: https://www.YouTube.com/user/TheRestorationCouple

Number of subscribers score: 14.5 / 20
Number of video views score: 10.5 / 20
Longevity score: 12.5 / 20
YouTube country ranking score: 9 / 20
YouTube how-to ranking score: 2 / 20
Overall score: 35.5 / 100

11.
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Image credit: https://www.YouTube.com/channel/UC7x7wk8yeN2ZEJCo6BgP2ag

Number of subscribers score: 6.5 / 20
Number of video views score: 6 / 20
Longevity score: 12 / 20
YouTube country ranking score: 12 / 20
YouTube how-to ranking score: 2.5 / 20
Overall score: 39 / 100 

10.
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Image credit: https://www.YouTube.com/user/skillbuilderchannel

Number of subscribers score: 8 / 20
Number of video views score: 8 / 20
Longevity score: 14 / 20
YouTube country ranking score: 13 / 20
YouTube how-to ranking score: 3 / 20
Overall score: 46 / 100

9.
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Image credit: https://www.YouTube.com/channel/UC_JILA9Hg517dKdMb3n2OrQ

Number of subscribers score: 6.5 / 20
Number of video views score: 7 / 20
Longevity score: 12 / 20
YouTube country ranking score: 20 / 20
YouTube how-to ranking score: 3 / 20
Overall score: 48.5 / 100

8.
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Image credit: https://www.YouTube.com/user/seejanedrill

Number of subscribers score: 14 / 20
Number of video views score: 14 / 20
Longevity score: 14.5 / 20
YouTube country ranking score: 1.5 / 20
YouTube how-to ranking score: 6 / 20
Overall score: 50 / 100

7.
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Image credit: https://www.YouTube.com/channel/UCzr30osBdTmuFUS8IfXtXmg

Number of subscribers score: 16 / 20
Number of video views score: 13 / 20
Longevity score: 12.5 / 20
YouTube country ranking score: 6 / 20
YouTube how-to ranking score: 8.5 / 20
Overall score: 57 / 100

6.
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Image credit: https://www.YouTube.com/user/rusticman1973

Number of subscribers score: 14 / 20
Number of video views score: 11 / 20
Longevity score: 18.5 / 20
YouTube country ranking score: 6 / 20
YouTube how-to ranking score: 8.5 / 20
Overall score: 58 / 100 

5.
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Image credit: https://www.YouTube.com/channel/UCHYSw4XKO_q1GaChw5pxa-w

Number of subscribers score: 17 / 20
Number of video views score: 9 / 20
Longevity score: 14 / 20
YouTube country ranking score: 8 / 20
YouTube how-to ranking score: 12.5 / 20
Overall score: 60.5 / 100

4.
Ultimate Handyman .png

Image credit: https://www.YouTube.com/user/ultimatehandyman

Number of subscribers score: 10 / 20
Number of video views score: 16 / 20
Longevity score: 18.5 / 20
YouTube country ranking score: 15 / 20
YouTube how-to ranking score: 12.5 / 20
Overall score: 64.5 / 100

3.
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Image credit: https://www.YouTube.com/channel/UCnorhjQR4zJkT7AVNhu395Q

Number of subscribers score: 20 / 20
Number of video views score: 12.5 / 20
Longevity score: 12.5 / 20
YouTube country ranking score: 15.5 / 20
YouTube how-to ranking score: 14 / 20
Overall score: 76 / 100

2.
 Steve Ramsey - Woodworking for Mere Mor

Image credit: https://www.YouTube.com/user/stevinmarin

Number of subscribers score: 18 / 20
Number of video views score: 18 / 20
Longevity score: 18.5 / 20
YouTube country ranking score: 15.5 / 20
YouTube how-to ranking score: 18 / 20
Overall score: 79 / 100

1.
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Image credit: https://www.YouTube.com/user/arduinoversusevil

Number of subscribers score: 6.5 / 20
Number of video views score: 6 / 20
Longevity score: 12 / 20
YouTube country ranking score: 15.5 / 20
YouTube how-to ranking score: 18 / 20
Overall score: 84 / 100

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