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DIY Connect-IT Clutter Buster

DIY Connect-IT Clutter Buster

Meet Johan Louw, a viticulture technician by day, and an extremely handy husband weekends. Organize your life with BUCO – a functional DIY project, which is simple, versatile and lots of fun to make. We used the easy to master Connect-it system, supplied by BUCO. 1 DAY PROJECT Johan’s tip for HOME DIY enthusiasts Contemplate…

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How to install BUCO’s Insta-Cupboard

How to install a insta-cupboard

If you’re looking for a storage solution that’s affordable, looks fantastic, and is easy to install, then BUCO’s Insta-Cupboard is for you! Visit one of our participating stores with your measurements, requirements (you might want a floor, wall, or specialist unit), and then it’s up to you to choose the finish you prefer for your…

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How to rewire a plug

Handy Tips - how to rewire a plug

INTRODUCTION: We know how easy it is to get your wires crossed! That is why we have created a step by step guide on “how to rewire a plug” just for you! What do you need: SCREWDRIVER WIRE STRIPPER Method: Remove the plug cover by unscrewing it. Remove wires from old plug. Strip the wires…

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Water saving aerators

Options running dry when it comes to saving water? Why not install MacNeil aerators onto all your taps? Save up to 60% water, save money and they are easy to install! Available at BUCO Western Cape stores from only R31.99

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Hexagon Paint

Change your plain wall into a centerpiece with painted hexagons. Whether you paint them outside or inside, colourful or monochromatic, they’re be sure to attract attention and lots of compliments! You will need Spirit Level Paint Paint Brush Masking Tape Scissors Pencil Ruler Newspaper What to do Step 1: Measure out your hexagon shape. Step…

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Cement Bowl

Don’t think twice about adding greenery to your home with our easy and affordable DIY cement planting pots! Get creative with your size, colour, pattern and choice of plant. Just pop into BUCO and our DIY experts will help with any questions you might have. You will need 1 big bucket 1 mixing instrument (a…

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Pegboard

You’ll have no excuses not to organise when making your own pegboard is this easy! Paint it your favourite colour and show off your achievements or even hang up some greenery to brighten your space- the options are endless. You will need A cordless drill hammer (needs hammer function) Wall screws with wall plugs A…

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Copper Lamp

Stylish and sophisticated, this minimal copper lamp is much easier (and cheaper) to make than you might think. Pop into BUCO for all of the DIY advice and equipment you need to change your decor from cheap to chic. You will need Copper Pipe Pipe Cutter Copper Joints Ruler Pencil Tapemeasure What to do Step…

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Makeover an old chair

Old Chair Makeover

Paint and upholster mismatched chairs for a pretty seating arrangement. You will need Tools steel ruler G-clamps jigsaw scissors staple gun paintbrush Shopping List newsprint crayon 6mm Supawood rubble bags cushion stuffing batting Chalk paint in the colour of your choice Sealing wax masking tape Step 1: Make a template of the seat of your…

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