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MAKING DIY EASY!

At Timbercity Somerset West, we bring you monthly tips and ideas with all the advice on how to tackle your next project. Whether you are varnishing outdoor furniture in preparation for summer, decorating a courtyard or renovating your kitchen, we have the right products for you! Get inspired and read on.

As your local project partner we are ready to assist and would also love to hear what you would like to read more about. Send us an email with specific topic requests and remember to sign up to receive our monthly tips and ideas straight to your inbox.

Whether you are a contractor, home owner or avid DIY’er, remember: “Let your joy be in your journey—not in some distant goal.” —Tim Cook

Timbercity Somerset West - Chippie

Timbercity Somerset West floating shelves that double-up as a desk

Chippie’s Holiday DIY Ideas

Looking to create some additional space in smaller bedrooms? Wondering what holiday DIY ideas and projects to tackle? Well look no further. Your Local Project Partner has loads of space saving products such as Insta-cupboards, crates and containers, but here are some of Chippie's Holiday DIY ideas on creating extra space in…

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Timbercity Somerset West Tjhoko Chalk Paints tips and ideas to create vintage paint effect

Tips & ideas when using Chalk Paints

Chalk paint is a joy to work with and helps to revive old items or make new ones look fabulously old.  Chalk paints behaves differently from conventional paint since it has a mineral content that places it closer to lime wash than to latex paints. With an extremely fast drying…

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Timbercity Somerset West Safety first

Safety First!

2020 has arrived! Hopefully you had a well-deserved break and you’re back at work ready, energized and positive! Your local Project Partner wants to help you kick off the year on the right foot.  Safety is important. Any building site, be it a smaller DIY project area or bigger construction sites…

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Make Cardboard Storage Spools for Your Holiday Light Strings

Are you getting ready for the holidays?

It’s almost “that time of the year” again. Are you getting ready for the holidays? Expecting family and friends at your home? At Timbercity Somerset West we would like to help you simplify the holidays and we’ve searched the internet to create a list of nifty DIY ideas to make your holiday…

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Timbercity Somerset West Renovating building tips

Renovate or Build? Your local project partner is ready to assist.

Thinking of renovating or expanding a room in your home? Renovating an out-dated space in your home not only adds to your enjoyment of the living space, but also the value of your home. Here are some tips to help you ensure your project runs smoothly. Set up a budget.…

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Blooming Good Tips for Spring Garden DIY

Prepare for your Spring garden DIY projects The sun is out, you’re feeling inspired and ready to start gardening and giving your outside living space a facelift. Spring garden DIY projects are made easy with Timbercity Somerset West. Basic pine picket fencing or trellis can be transformed into beautiful eye…

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