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Encouraging kids to put their books away will be a little easier with this doll’s house and bookshelf combo.   Using Forescolor coloured MDF from Porta, the frame of the doll’s house was built first, then the shelves, room dividers and roof were atta...
Set up a special zone where kids can draw and read by building a desk and matching bench seat with built-in storage for toys. We used Forescolor coloured MDF by Porta in blue to skip the hassle of painting. The bench seat slots perfectly inside the d...
The rear of this house had recently been renovated to open it up to the backyard, but it lacked an outdoor entertaining space. To take advantage of the poolside location, a dual-level deck was built to link the indoors with the outside. Constructed a...
In this DIY video, we show you how to install a privacy screen for an outdoor area. This split-level deck was recently built in an inner city backyard, but with the neighbours so close on either side, and with the elevated deck position, privacy coul...
The old dairy at this rural property had been converted into guest accommodation, but as it was built on a slope, it lacked a level access point. A deck was built off a set of French doors to create a level access point and an outdoor area, creating...
Subscribe to Handyman on Youtube A circular saw is a powerful tool that’s ideal for making straight cuts in a variety of types of timber.   Like any powertool, circular saws can be dangerous, so when you’re using one, make sure you’re wearing the a...
In this DIY video, we show you how to make a kids dress-up mirror for your little actor. Subscribe to Handyman on Youtube Children love dressing up, and this easy mirror makeover will light up the life of junior performers, helping them get into c...
In this DIY video, we show you how to build a toy car parking garage to double as a toy and handy storage. Subscribe to Handyman on Youtube Build young revheads a parking garage to house their fleet of toy cars and trucks. The kids will love launc...
In this DIY video from Bosch, big wave surfer Mark Visser shows how to build a deck chair from an old hardwood pallet. Click here to get the full step-by-step instructions for this project Click here to download the project PDF The first step to...