Planning & Projects
How to give your front garden a D.I.Y. makeover
With some simple D.I.Y. skills, you can transform your front yard into something special that will improve your home’s street appeal.
Refresh your master bedroom
We’ll show you how easy is to transform your master bedroom into a contemporary masterpiece.
How to build a D.I.Y. outdoor playground
Transform an unused corner of your backyard into a fun children’s playground.
Paths & Landscaping
Landscaping for any size backyard
Here are some simple D.I.Y. landscaping ideas to make a great outdoor space.
Planting & Growing
What to plant in spring
Say goodbye to cold winter days and hello to the sun and warmth of spring. Now is the perfect time to get in the garden and start planting. But what to plant? Our spring planting guide has the answers.
Ideas & Makeovers
How to renovate and modernise your kitchen
Watch how we renovate an old 70s kitchen and give it a stylish D.I.Y. makeover that suits modern living.
Benchtops & Cabinets
What to consider when installing an outdoor Kaboodle kitchen
A kitchen is a great way to spruce up your outdoor living and entertaining areas. The team at Kaboodle share a few hints and tips on what to consider when designing your very own outdoor kitchen using their products.
D.I.Y. copper clothes rail
Create more space in your wardrobe with this easy-to-make industrial copper clothes rail.
Make sure you go through the right authorities to obtain plans and permits. This will ensure that they meet basic health, safety, structural, environmental and heritage requirements in line with the local government and Building Code of New Zealand.
It’s also important that you locate where all your water and electricity services are to avoid any damage to them or yourself during construction. You may also have to obtain electrical and plumbing approvals.