7 Best Apps for Construction Workers in 2020

We offer a list of the best apps for the construction industry so that you can learn how you can use the apps to boost the productivity of your business.



Women are key to one of the world's most luxurious wines

This Women's month, we celebrate the women harvesters and vineyard tenders who are an integral parts of the world's most awarded wine cellar.



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9 Steps To Take If You Get Locked Out Of Your House

You checked your pocket, bag, and even your car but you don’t have your key on you which means you are locked out of your house!



Why Butlers Pizza Refuse to Open - YET!

Instead of capitalising on the easing of lockdown restrictions and rushing back to their pizza oven’s, Butler’s have taken a far more measured, responsible route.



Update on SPLUMA Certificate and how it affects Homeowners

In accordance with the latest legislation,  all Provincial Municipalities must be compliant with the SPLUMA (Spatial Planning and Land Use Management Act) by no later than October 2020.



Online Learning with ITC-SA Self-Study Courses

In a bid to support roofing professionals and individuals keen on learning during the lockdown, ITC-SA is offering online self-study courses at discounted rates for a limited time, ending 30 April 2020.


Track your Symptoms Daily with the CoronaFighter App

The CoronaFighter app gives users an opportunity to stay calm and screen for COVID-19 and be empowered in the #CoronaFight.



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Win a Festool TS-55 REBQ-Plus-FS Circular Saw with Tools4Wood

Here's an opportunity to use the lockdown to create a DIY project, show off a clever woodworking or DIY hack, or offer advice on woodworking techniques - to win a Festool TS-55 REBQ-Plus-FS Circular Saw valued at over R9,600.


Things to do during lockdown

With South Africa heading into a lockdown that takes effect on Thusday 26 March at midnight, here's a list of things that you and your kids could be doing to keep boredom at bay.



Skills and Crafts that could Earn You Money

As Bob Dylan sang... The times they are a changin', and now might be a good time to look at how your skills and crafts can earn money.



Dust Extractors essential for DIY and Woodworking Workshops

When cutting, sawing, routing or sanding timber or board, these processes create airborne particles that responsible for respiratory disorders and skin irritation, and that's why it is essential to have a dust extractor.


Easter at Spier Wine Farm

This Easter, spoil the entire family with an Easter-inspired adventure at the Spier Wine Farm.



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What is a SPLUMA certificate and do you need one when you sell your home?

The other day I received an enquiry from a reader asking if she needed a SPLUMA certificate to include an awning that was attached to her home.


Vermont Sales Celebrates UJ Young Designers Challenge

For the last number of years, the University of Johannesburg in collaboration with Vermont Sales teamed up with HOMEMAKERS for the inventive Young Designers Challenge.



Making the most of your commute? Step up your comfort with a new ride

Below we discuss affordable second-hand options that can provide as much comfort as a new set of wheels.


Diarise the date for the Spier Harvest of the Arts

The Spier Harvest of the Arts is a showcase of performance that celebrates the annual harvest of grapes with an electrifying show.



Joburg HOMEMAKERS Expo 2020

Don't miss out this weekend when the Joburg HOMEMAKERS Expo takes place at the Ticketpro Dome in Northgate 27 Feb to 1 Mar 2020.



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How to Identify a Good Apple MacBook Repair Store

There are many places to get Apple MacBook repair in Cape Town, however, few have what it takes to fix these machines.



How To Fund Your Next Home Renovation Project

If you're planning to live in your home permanently or do not mind spending money, there are a few creative ways you can fund your renovation project.



Sign Up for Foodie Night School Masterclass

Following up on classes earlier this year, you can now sign up for Foodie Night School Masterclass in conjunction with South Africa's oldest cookery school.



Secure Your Home During Load Shedding

Is your home secure during load shedding? Is your battery-backup system in working order and fully charged?



Is it a Good Idea to Pay Off your Bond?

With so little outstanding on my bond, I'm trying to decide whether the pay the bond off or keep my options open.



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Don't Miss Nightscape 2020

All the reasons not to miss Nightscape 2020, Design Indaba’s public-hearted festival.




Lunch gets lavish at The Hussar Grill

Forget the office canteen and forego that pre-packed sandwich, as the Hussar Grill has re-introduced its perennially popular Lavish Lunch special until the end of April 2020.



Win a Trip for 2 to Istanbul

How would you like to win a trip for 2 to Istanbul, plus other amazing prizes courtesy of Makro?



DIY-Divas launch a New Workshop Venue in Henley-On-Klip

DIY-Divas are excited to announce a new workshop venue in Henley-On-Klip, where you can sign up for basic upholstery to make an upholstered headboard for your home.



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Win a Le Creuset hamper valued at R15,000

Do you want to stand a chance at winning a Le Creuset hamper valued at R15,000?




Foodie Night School Masterclasses

This summer, a renowned grill room and the country’s oldest cookery school collab on Steak Masterclasses



A day out at Spier Wine Farm – in Gauteng!

Enjoy a taste of the Spier farm life in Gauteng when Spier pops up at Casalinga in Muldersdrift on Saturday, 29 February 2020.



Durban rides Design Indaba 2020 wave at KZNSA Gallery

Durbanites need not have FOMO! The renowned Design Indaba is coming to the KZNSA in the form of a stimulating three-day live simulcast.



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Unoccupied and Vacant Home Insurance: What Is It and Do I Need It?

Below are Some of the major reasons you should obtain unoccupied home insurance is if you've left your residence.



Start the New Year with a Sunset Picnic

Spier is making the most of summer and invites you to explore the Light Art magic, enjoy a sunset picnic or relax with live music and sundowners in the tasting venue.



Get Properly Compensated When Selling An Old House

Here are a few methods of getting properly compensated when selling an older home.



Spier’s fun festive workshops to delight children and adults alike

From 17 to 21 December 2019, Spier, the historic Stellenbosch wine farm, will be hosting daily afternoon workshops for adults where you’ll learn about everything you need to make sure this festive season is stylishly personalised.


Can We Survive Without Electricity?

I decided to write this article after reading about the depth of trouble we may be in if Eskom shuts off the power for more than a few hours, perhaps days, or even weeks; can we survive without electricity during this time?


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