Builders – DIY Made Easy
The Home Channel and DIY giant BUILDERS bring you innovative DIY projects and gardening advice suitable for young and old.
Let our DIY and gardening experts inspire and guide you through fun projects that you can recreate at home…
Outdoor Drinks Table
Having an outdoor drinks table is the ultimate luxury when it comes to entertaining. Elle Franco shares a fun and
easy DIY that will bring joy to your summer.
These days security is high on everyone’s list and having a functional storage space that is pleasant on the eye, comes
as a welcome DIY project. Andrew Donkin shares a DIY on building a floating shelf with a hidden compartment!
Stacked Pot Plants
If you are looking for a potted focal point, or you find yourself limited with space for your favourite colourful annuals,
then this DIY is perfect for you.
Elle Franco shares a fun and easy DIY that you can complete in only a couple of minutes!
Outdoor Serving Station
Now here is a project for the more advanced DIY enthusiast – an outdoor serving station that will be sure to make your
braai experience one to remember.
Greg de Villiers shows you how to go about building this functional trolley – be sure to view the document with detailed product list
and steps to ensure a smooth execution of this project.
Metallic Paint Effect
Metallics are a firm favourite when it comes to interiors. With metallic paints allowing you to bring some glam into your life,
Elle Franco shows you how to give new life to an old dame… Follow the step by step instructions on how to apply a metallic paint effect
to an old piece of furniture…
Tile Top Coffee Table
If you thought tiles were only meant for floors and bathroom walls, then think again! David van den Bergh shows you how to
create a coffee table with a tile top – perfect for a patio or the living room!
Bathroom Storage Ladder
If you’re short on space in the bathroom, then Elle Franco has a solution to your problem. With a quick and
easy DIY, you too can have a versatile storage ladder to display perfumes, hang hand-towels and keep the bathroom looking
If you’re looking to build your own custom-sized, bulky-looking floating shelf that will last a lifetime, then David van den Bergh has the project for you.
Following the same principle, you can create a floating shelf according to your practical needs, with the wood of your choice or a finish to suit your personal décor style.