On your own
When starting out on your own chances are you don't have a large budget, so here's how to get started.
Paint that ceiling
Ceilings receive the least amount of attention but here are a few tips to let your ceilings be a feature.
Heart mirror shelf
This heart-shaped mirror with storage shelf is easy enough to make and you can finish in your choice of colour.
These fabric wrapped charger plates are easy enough to make and can match any occasion.
If you haven't yet seen the Builders 'love your home' mini-magazines these are definitely worth a peek.
2015 spring festival
From Jul 25 to Aug 30 see spring flowers in all their abundance at this year’s Spring Festival at Garden World.
DIY and hobby enthusiasts can now undertake projects with more precision with Dremel’s range of attachments.
Make a simple storage unit and then add some colour to recycled cardboard paper boxes as storage containers.
Iconic black & White
Black and white is an iconic colour scheme and the most classic of combinations.
Before embarking on a tiling project know the various tile types and what areas they are better suited to.
Which power saw?
For the average DIY enthusiast there are many types of power saws, but which one is the best for your needs?
Sharpen garden tools
It's time to get out those dull and rusty garden tools and restore them to good condition ready for use in the garden.
Rip out your lawn
Artificial grass is not affected by pool chemicals, does not require water, needs no fertilizer and never needs mowing!
DIY chest of drawers
Here's how to make a Malm-style chest of drawers and finish it to match your home decor
Cape Homemakers Expo
The Cape Homemakers Expo takes place from 27 to 30 August 2015. You have an opportunity to win tickets.
So many ways to use paint, fabric or wallpaper to turn furniture into statement pieces with WOW factor!
Glass menu board
Make a glass menu board. Spray the back with any Rust-Oleum colour to match you existing decor.
At the end of the day I like to make furniture that is affordable, modern and takes the least amount of time.
Tub chair finished
I finished the tub chair for my home office this weekend and it looks good and is very comfy!
Kids reading corner
Create a stunning library wall or reading nook in a child's bedroom with book ledges.
Fix leaks instantly
LeakSeal is a rubberized protective coating designed to fill and seal leaks and cracks instantly.
This coastal children's furniture is easy enough to make and painted in wonderful seaside hues.
DIY painting tips
Using the most suitable paint for the most appropriate setting will yield the best results.
Don't miss the Dremel Tools workshop this coming Saturday at DIY Divas in Randpark Ridge.
Drill through tiles
If you have the right tools and accessories, drilling through tiles is a quick and easy project
Make a tub chair
Find easy instructions on how to make, upholster and make a slipcover for a tub chair
A return to Memphis?
When researching for trends one name keeps popping up... Memphis. What is Memphis style?
Out with paint stripper
No gooey mess - no fuss - and much faster. The easy way to sand burglar bars and security gates.
Stripes still trending
Chevron may be out but stripes continue to feature in designer homes, fabrics and decor accessories.
Knock off metallic mirror
You can easily make this beautiful mirror at a fraction of the cost with supplies from your local Builders.
Restore, revamp, makeover or update - it's so easy and affordable with Rust-Oleum spray paint.
The workshop will include tips and tricks for using a router for furniture and decor projects
Fade to black
Black walls have a way of introducing a level of drama and impact that no other colour can do.
Plywood or MDF strips applied to interior doors add a new level of detail to plain hollow core doors.