If you want to match the length of a fixing or avoid drilling through to the other side, here’s an easy way to get the hole depth right every time. Take your fixing and line it up with your drill bit. Wrap masking tape around the bit to mark the length of the fixing. Then drill until your masking tape marker is flush with the surface.
How to choose a front door for your home
First impressions are often made quickly, and tend to last a long time. But with a little bit of help, choosing a new front door should be just as easy.
How to hang a door
Bring privacy to a room by installing a door. We’ll teach you how to hang one yourself.
How to install a pet door
Learn how easy it is to install a pet door
How to install french doors
French doors are a great way to add style and link your indoors to your outdoors. We’ll show you how to install them with the help of a couple of mates.
How to seal a door
Sealing your external doors is a simple way to help draft proof your home.
How to remove a door
Learn how to remove a door safely without doing any damage.
How to install a cavity sliding door
A sliding door is a great option in a small space where you don’t have room for a swinging door. This video will show you how to install a cavity sliding door.
How to remove a door jamb
The door jamb is the timber frame that surrounds a doorway. Learn the steps involved in removing it yourself.
How to choose the perfect blind
Blinds are a great way to control light, set the mood, maintain privacy and they are ideal for simple clean living spaces. But how do you select the right blind for your home?
How to hang curtains
When you hang curtains properly the difference can be amazing.
How to seal a window
You can reduce drafts and save on heating and cooling costs by sealing your windows. We’ll show you all you need to know to do it yourself.
How to install awning window locks
Find out how to install a lock on your awning windows and make your home more secure.
How to cover a broken window
Covering a broken window secures your house against the elements and stops the broken glass falling out.
How to install aluminium windows
With a little help, installing an aluminium window can be a simple job. In this video, we’ll show you how with a few tips.
How to install indoor roller blinds
A simple and affordable way to give your windows some added shade and privacy.
How to replace flyscreen mesh
Replacing your old flyscreen mesh is a simple job that anyone can do to help keep the bugs out. This video shows you how it’s done.
Shelving & Storage
D.I.Y. upcycled chalkboard cabinet
We take an old cabinet and upcycle it into a handy chalkboard cabinet that will give you somewhere to store tools and a place to write lists or plans for your next project.
Shelving & Storage
How to make D.I.Y. honeycomb floating wall shelves
These honeycomb floating wall shelves are a modern and stylish way to make a feature of any wall in your house. They’re easy to make and they’ll give a somewhere to show off your favourite things.
Ideas & Makeovers
Learn how to give your bathroom a makeover on a budget
Simple and affordable ways to give your tired bathroom a makeover.
Planting & Growing
Winter garden ideas
It may be cold outside in most parts of Australia but there are still a few things that need to be done in the garden at this time of the year. But if you can’t face going outside, you can always bring your garden inside suggests Bunnings horticultu...
D.I.Y. wood and concrete kitchen island
You’d be surprised how easy it is to make this wooden and concrete kitchen island from just a few simple tools and materials.
How to give your living room a modern D.I.Y. makeover
There are a few simple ways to freshen up a tired living room and make it a real feature in your home. You can create more space by knocking out a wall and updating the furnishings to fit. By adding floating cabinetry and open shelves, you’ll have m...
D.I.Y. wooden sofa arm table
A sofa arm table is a great addition if you’re short on space or don’t have a coffee table in your living area.
Ideas & Makeovers
Bright, open and stylish are the hallmarks of the Hamptons Sanctuary. The island bench doubles as a workspace and breakfast bar, while the bamboo benchtops and window panel cupboards complete the look.