Fluorescent spray paints add instant colour to decor accessories, walls and trim, and even furniture.
The process of French Polishing is the method that involves coating wood with a solution of shellac.
Pine serving platters
Using the new Skil Multi Saw and pine offcuts to make up colourful cutting boards or serving platters.
Skil multi saw
The new compact Skil Multi Saw can cut wood, board products, ceramic tiles, aluminium and plastics with ease.
Here's an easy way to dress up plain drawers and re-purpose them for underbed storage.
Easy gift idea
Here's a very easy Mother's Day gift idea that the kids can make and mom will love.
You can use glass stain to dress up inexpensive glassware or recycle glass jars into colourful containers.
After making a figurine lamp, here's another way to re-purpose old toys - make a fun bowl.
You can use as a wine rack, a wall-mounted bookshelf, for storage or as a display shelf.
At the DIY Divas Dremel workshop everyone used tools to engrave on glass and make a trinket box.
Swedish fire log
Turn a tree stump into a Swedish fire log and heat up the potjie on a chilly winter evening with family or friends.
These paper walls lights are the most affordable and easy to make lights you can add to your home.
Rust-Oleum 2X is available in brilliant colours - satin or gloss - to add a splash of colour to ordinary projects.
NeverWet liquid repelling spray guards surfaces against corrosion caused by exposure to the elements.
Action figure lamp
Put your son's old action figures back in action and use them to decorate a plain table lamp.
Recycle those old CDs to create a shimmering bathroom or kitchen backsplash.
DIY wood art
I used left over pine, wood glue and Woodoc gel stain to make my own unique wood art.
Arm knit a throw
In this project we show you how to arm knit a warm, cosy throw blanket for cold winter evenings.
As our natural resources become increasingly scarce, we need to look at alternatives.
This practical storage unit is made using offcuts of pine and wood slats from an old wood crate.
Fit a door sweep
Keep out rain and cold draughts and prevent heat loss, adding towards an insulated home.
Pine garden table
This pine garden table has an aluminium centre channel or condiments or fresh herbs or colourful plants.
I was asked to transform a plain, black Butler's tray using Rust-Oleum 2X spray paint in French lilac.
Cable spool chair
I love the idea of using a plywood or pine cable spool and turning this into furniture for a deck, garden or patio.
Reycle a plastic pool floater into a hanging plant container and add a splash of colour to a garden or patio.
Generator or Inverter?
With the reality of load shedding, the conversation has moved from ‘Why Eskom’ to ‘How do I get power?’
Pool = sunken patio
Converting a pool into sunken patio or using for rain water harvesting is growing in popularity.
Paint with chalk paint
Chalk paint is one of the easiest paints to make at home and you can make chalk paint in an unlimited variety of colours.
Adorable clothes rail
This adorable clothing rail with heart cut outs would add a finishing touch to any little girl's bedroom.
Pebble river bed
A pebble bed is an easy way of coping with excess storm water and adds a new dimension to the garden.
This rustic pine bookshelf is easy to assemble and has no visible screws, thanks to a jig and Bosch router.
Made with love
Engrave on glass and turn a recycled glass food jar into a gift filled with home-baked cookies.
This concrete leaf looks gorgeous in the garden. Use it for decoration, as a water feature, or to feed birds.
Garden love seat
This slatted garden bench makes the perfect love seat for a garden and is very easy to make.
Seal with a kiss
Wood projects require special care for ultimate protection. Prominent Woodpro seals with a kiss.