How to create a feature wall
A feature wall will add interest and create a focal point for your room. Here are some tips to help you create a feature wall in your home.
How to install wall hooks
When hanging something on your wall, it’s important to choose the right hook. We’ll show you how to screw different kinds of hooks into a wall.
How to hang wallpaper
New wallpaper can transform a room and also cover up any imperfections in a wall. We’ll show you how easy hanging wallpaper can be when you know how.
How to install skirting boards
This video shows you how to measure, cut and install skirting boards in your home.
How to drill into bricks
We show you how to safely drill into a brick wall.
How to install masonry fixings
There are a couple of different ways to hang things on masonry walls. We’ll show you how to install wall plugs to hang screws or use masonry bolts.
How to hang a picture frame from a track
Check out this simple way to hang your pictures. We’ll show you how to attach a track to the wall and two ways to hang your pictures.
How to render corners
Rendering the outside of your house can improve its appearance and increases its value. Learn how easy it can be to prepare an external corner for rendering.
How to clean carpet
A simple and affordable way to refresh your carpet.
Laminate & Vinyl
How to lay laminate flooring
Laying a laminate floor can be a relatively cheap, quick and easy way to update a room in your home. It’s relatively easy to do yourself and we’ll show you how.
How to choose the right rug for any room
A rug can add warmth, personality and really affect the look and feel of a room. The trick to finding the right rug for any room comes down to three things: size, colour and material.
How to sand timber floors
Learn how to use professional floor sanding equipment to sand a timber floor.
How to install a subfloor
Find out how to build your own subfloor
How to lay floor tiles
Tiles are a great way to bring colour and style to a room. We’ll show you how easy it is to lay floor tiles with this easy to follow guide.
How to remove carpet
Learn the basic steps involved in removing old carpet.
10 tile patterns you need to know
Tiles are a versatile and hard-wearing floor covering that can be found in many areas of the home.
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 New Zealand 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 horticul...
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.