Rotating storage shelf

Get everything within reach! This spacious, double-level shelving unit pivots in and out effortlessly and allows you to keep clutter out of sight and still within easy reach.

 

 

Easy DIY magazine rack

If you need somewhere to store your copies of Easy DIY magazine make this easy magazine rack.

 

 

Make a half-circle or demilune table

Browsing through home decor shops I came across several half-circular - or demilune - tables, all of which were a bit plain and more than a bit pricey. If this is a style that you like, here's how to make your own table for less than R100 (if you have some offcuts lying around)!

 

DIY hanging wine rack

Create our hanging wine rack and you’ll be the envy of your friends. All you have to do is to follow our instructions. It’s sure to bring out the great cook and effortless host in you!

 

 

DIY dining table with laminate flooring

Having previously considered this idea, I was so glad to come across someone who did actually make a table from laminate flooring.

 

 

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Cuddly storage ottoman

We wrapped our storage ottoman in faux cowhide suede and added extra padding and a thick foam top to make it extra cuddly and perfect for a nursery or children's bedroom.

 

 

Make a lazy susan

I have made plenty of Lazy Susan's over the years, for myself and for family and friends, but this has to be the easiest one by far.

 

 

Hanging pot rack

Keep cooking utensils within reach by building a lattice pot rack to hang them from the ceiling.

 

 

Storage shelf

This geometric, shelf can be used for books or display. It’s made with 16mm PG Bison shelving that is pre-edged.

 

 

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Install a door bell

We're all very careful when letting people into our homes and I recently decided to put a lock on my garden gate and install a door bell.

 

 

Upholstered ottoman

An upholstered ottoman is a useful piece of furniture to have in a home. It can serve as a decorative piece, be used for storage, provide extra seating, or serve as a coffee table when topped off with a piece of glass.

 

Fireplace mantel

It's easy to update a boring fireplace with a simple surround that adds a decorative finish and a more modern look.

 

 

Painted coat rack

This painted coat rack is a stylish and practical solution for a entrance or children's bedroom, plus it's not expensive to make if you use PG Bison SupaWood or plywood.

 

 

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Drawer Dividers

A trip to the hardware store, a couple pieces of wood and some amazing glue... and you can say hello to organized bliss.

 

 

Freestanding storage

Our over-toilet storage cabinet will fit easily into any bathroom and, although there are a couple of holes to be drilled you can drill into the grout and easily touch this up when you leave.

 

Bedside table

Recycle a small wood table into a pair of funky, designer bedside tables for a master bedroom or guest room. Paint them in a bright colour for instant impact.

 

 

Coat rack

Here's a way to contain hats, coats, school clothes and hoodies - and you can easily make it for practically nothing with some clever searching!

 

 

Bathroom cabinet

Have just completed a bathroom makeover for Easy DIY magazine. I thought it would be nice to add a bamboo storage cabinet for bathroom essentials.

 

 

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