outdoor garden room

Outdoor Room

Designing an outdoor room is the perfect way to spend more time outdoors during the Spring and Summer seasons.

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colourful concrete planters

Easy Project

These adorable concrete planters can be tinted any colour and are perfect for succulents.

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remove sticky tape

Quick Tip

Sticky tape can be a mission to remove! But with WD-40 you can remove sticky tape easily from tiles and carpets.

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kids bedrooms

Modern Kids

Modern furniture, efficient storage and child-sized fun are the norm for today's bedrooms for kids.

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space for home office

Space To Work

As more people work from home, you need to find the space to set up a small home office.

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bend plywood

Bend Plywood

In this article we show you how to bend plywood to make a simple desk for a young child.

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experience of colour

Experience Of Colour

Colour Field, a new group exhibition at Southern Guild, will offer an immersive experience of colour.

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hardware jigs

Make It Easy

Adding cabinet hardware is an important step of any cabinet project. To make it easier, we share tips and tools.

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Not A Prank!

To celebrate 70 years, Pratley will use Friday 13 July to replicate the launch of Pratley Wondafix in 1985.

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makeover chest of drawers

Change The Look

In this project you will see how easy it is to totally change the look of a chest of drawers using paint and hardware.

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special on kreg plug cutter

Today's Special

If you have a Kreg Pocket Hole Jig - don't miss out on this special offer on the Kreg Plug Cutter.

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clean stiff paintbrushes

Quick Tip

Paintbrushes aren't cheap, and when you invest in a quality paintbrush, you want to keep it in good condition.

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concrete bench with pebble inlay

Pebble Bench

Concrete garden furniture is almost indestructible and this garden bench has a decorative pebble inlay in the seat.

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kitchen renovation

Value Added

These homeowners decide to extend their cramped kitchen rather than have to move to a new home.

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make a dreamcatcher

Doily Dreamcatcher

How to make a doily dreamcatcher for an eye-catching feature for a wall in your bedroom.

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bedroom decor on a budget

Budget Decor

You're not alone when it comes to decorating on a budget. There are easy ways to give a bedroom an update.

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decorate first home

First Home

What young couple doesn't dream of moving into their first home, whether it's a flat, a townhouse or a house.

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which plywood should I buy

Which Plywood?

As we look for sustainable options for making furniture, plywood offers an alternative - but which plywood?

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tork craft tool storage system

Today Only!

For one day only, get the Tork Craft Tool Storage Station at R1799 including delivery.

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woodex 2018

Full House

WoodEX is preparing to host a bumper edition show from 11 to 13 July 2018 at Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand.

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New Stores

Vencasa recently celebrated the official opening of two of their stores – in Kramerville and Brooklyn Mall.

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howard wood products

Restore Antiques

How do you eliminate blemishes and restore original colour and lustre without removing any of the existing finish?

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win tickets

Win Tickets

Here's your chance to be treated to a display of the top brands and local craftsmanship… all under one roof.

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choc chip cookies

Chocolatey Treats!

Easy, mouth-watering recipe for a warm choc-chip cookie served with peanut-butter ice-cream.

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reclaimed pallet wall clock

Quick Project

This gorgeous, rustic wall clock is made using blocks of wood cut from reclaimed pallets.

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bath shelf and towel rack

Shelf & Towel Rack

Super easy to make. this bathroom shelf incorporates a towel rack and provides a stylish storage solution for a bathroom.

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itc awards

ITC-SA Awards

The ITC-SA Annual Timber Engineered Product Awards will be hosted at D’Aria Winery on the 27th of July 2018.

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quilling craft ideas

Everlasting Display

Hard to believe that this everlasting display of succulents is crafted entirely of paper - using the quilling method.

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cheese and wine bar

Cheese & Wine Bar

Make this cheese and wine bar using PAR pine and show off your DIY skills at your next party or special occasion.

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100% design south africa

100% Design South Africa

The 5th annual 100% Design South Africa takes place from 8 to 12 August 2018, alongside Decorex Joburg.

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dremel and bosch special

On Special

Looking to add to your tool collection? The entire range of Bosch and Dremel tools are on special - this week only.

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ecr show

ECR Show

The East Coast Radio House & Garden Show will take place from 29/06 to 8/07 at the Durban Exhibition Centre.

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Dog Coat

Knit A Dog Coat

Don't let your pet shiver when it's cold - make them a cosy dog coat to keep them warm in winter.

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self levelling screed

Concrete Screed

Fitting a flooring system properly can lead to a better more comfortable space for your family in the long term.

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transform furniture with paint

Transform Furniture

An old wooden chest is given some TLC and a new life with colourful paint and new hardware.

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floating shelf

Floating Shelf

Make a simple, elegant floating wall shelf using PAR pine that you will find at your local Builders store.

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curtains warm up a home

Keep Warmth In

Keep the winter chill outside of your home by covering the windows with energy-efficient window treatments.

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diy bath tray

Stylish Bath Tray

Take bath relaxation to a new level with this stylish bath tray that ensures everything you need is within easy reach.

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acrylic paint over oil based paint

Acrylic Over Oil-Based?

I"m often asked if you can apply acrylic paint over oil-based enamel. While the answer is no, there are ways to do this.

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shoe rack organiser

Make A Shoe Rack

Here's an easy way to make a Shoe Rack using components that you can buy at any Gelmar store.

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secure furniture

Secure Furniture

Ikea recalled one of its ranges due to child deaths. It is of utmost importance to secure furniture to walls.

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