Hang a shade sail
At a cost of around R500, a shade sail is one of the cheapest and easiest DIY solutions for shade in a garden.
Thanks to the Bosch PHO electric planer, it's possible to carry out projects with greater precision and speed.
Use air-dry clay to make a selection of handcrafted bowls that are wonderful for gifts for Valentine's Day.
Use cheap (or free) reclaimed wood pallets to make a comfortable daybed for your patio or garden.
If I had a hammer...
While we women like to think we're just as good as men when it comes to DIY... we have our limits!
Nylon vs Plastic
A topic that we regularly discuss at our DIY Divas workshops is the use of plastic or nylon wall plugs.
Unused for almost four years, Jane Griffiths decide to convert her swimming pool into a wetland pool.
Water on tap
There's never been more incentive to install a storage tank for rainwater or greywater harvesting.
Hanging plants are a wonderful way to bring a touch of the garden to your indoor spaces.
MPS Blades are leading producers of high quality cutting with long-lasting blades for all types of cutting machinery
Here are some wood slice ideas to keep in mind if you plan on having trees felled or trimmed.
Use galvanised pipe and fitting to make an easy rustic picture gallery that looks great with cottage or industrial decor.
Make an interesting hideaway for baby using materials and supplies readily available at your local Builders.
On a remote farm in the heart of the country, an outbuilding becomes a warm, rustic guest cottage.
Gaps around floors are a common problem in older homes, or where floors have been sanded or carpets removed.
With Valentine's Day just around the corner, I thought it might be nice to have a feature on wire crafts.
Bi-metal hole saw
Cut into aluminium, copper, mild steel (sheet metal), stainless steel (sheet metal), zinc, wood, and PVC with ease.
Room for TV
Deciding where to mount a flat screen TV can be a tricky issue for a perfect viewing angle.
Today's homeowners are making the practical choice of installing high-efficiency LED lighting.
Top 3 tips
Take a quick read through these top three tips designed to have you upcycle-ready in no time.
Totim is a water-borne exterior sealer that is ideal for all exterior wooden surfaces exposed to severe weather conditions.
Whether you're looking to add an extra bedroom or a flat that you can rent out, we look at what you need to know.
Divide & conquer!
Room dividers offer you a way to divide up open plan living spaces without spoiling your paint job!
Designer Shutters are made-to-measure and easy to fit and add privacy and value to a home.
Make your own fun games to play when travelling, or when spending time at home.
For the discerning homeowner looking for flooring options, Monn has introduced a new range of contemporary carpet tiles.
Despite advances in technology, myths around microwave cooking continue to persist in health-conscious homes.
Skil 4600 AA CombiSaw combines two popular DIY tools in one: a reciprocating saw and a jigsaw.
If you own a Dremel MultiTool, engraving on pebbles and rocks is just another fun craft you can discover.
Whether it's weeks or months until your new addition is due, you want the nursery to be ready in advance.