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Room for a small pool

In our hot summers, a pool is the perfect way to cool off. With most gardens shrinking, so does the size of the pool.

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Paint bath?

Can I paint my bath, basin, toilet exterior, or tiles? The answer is an emphatic yes you can!

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Spring fresh

If you find your bedroom a bit boring, look at how one bedroom is transformed with fabrics and accessories.

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Secret shelf

Here are some ideas for making a quick and easy secret compartment wall shelf for all your small valuables.

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Quick Tip

The dual-flush button on the toilet snapped off. Here's a quick guide to replacing the button assembly.

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Flourescent chandelier

Here's how to turn an ordinary fluorescent lighting fitting into an eye-catching feature using affordable materials.

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Waterproof!

Tiling itself is not waterproof. It is essential to have properly installed waterproofing behind tiled surfaces

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Paint patio

Using Prominent Paints paving paint, the patio now looks ready for summer entertaining.

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Jig tips

We offer a few tips and tricks for using this amazing tool to best advantage and for professional jointing of projects.

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Spring patio

We are already starting to feel that spring is on the way. Refresh your outdoor space with colourful, patterned fabrics.

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Dress up curtains

In this project we combine peony pink curtains with lime green tape trim to add a touch of elegance to a dining room.

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Cement-based floors

One of the hardest decisions when renovating / building a home is to decide on the most suitable type of flooring.

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Cheap lighting

Chinese paper lanterns are the cheapest lighting option you can buy and can be used to add instant impact to any room.

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Stumped!

We put together a collection of ideas for using felled tree stumps as a base for dining tables.

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Quick Project

Here's a wonderful quick and easy way to add a decorative bamboo headboard and turn any bed into a feature.

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Safety first

When doing your own home maintenance, repairs or projects, using safety gear is essential.

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Dream home

A 15-year old beach home is restored as a gift for a wife after 26 years of marriage - dream come true.

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Spring competition

Celebrate the imminent arrival of Spring with the Tools4Wood Spring Competition and you could win these tools.

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Upcycle blinds

Before you toss out those old blinds, take a look at ways to recycle these into light fittings and furniture for a home.

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Shower mosaics

In this article TAL provides useful tips and guides on how to apply glass mosaics to a shower floor.

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Faux pewter

Quite a few DIY Divas have commented on my faux pewter wall art and wanted to know how to make their own.

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Chunky bed

Pine scaffolding planks are ideal for this chunky platform bed or lookout for reclaimed scaffolding planks online.

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Hobby-X

This year's Hobby-X expo takes place from 1 to 4 September at the Heartfelt Arena, Pretoria.

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Sewing mannequin

For anyone who enjoys making their own clothes, here's how to make your own sewing mannequin.

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Cheap costs more!

Readers have asked for advice on restoring laminate floors. Be aware that cheap may end up costing you more!

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The Centipede

The Centipede table system offers multiple uses to set up table space anywhere - anytime.

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Concrete pots

Rather than spend a fortune on concrete planters, here's how to make your own on the cheap!

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Never too late

As we reach our 10-year anniversary, it's nice to look back on those who have attended our workshops.

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Working With Wood

Diarize Saturday 3 September for the Working with Wood Show, in association with the Woodworking Fair - East Rand.

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