Home-Building

BOTTLE OPENER

Open your next bottle like a ... handyman.

INSTALLING SKIRTING

Skirting can add finesse and protection to your wall, floor and ceiling corners. This video covers techniques for securing the skirting firmly and cutting the angles reliably.

SETTING AND POURING FOUNDATIONS

Follow the right steps for laying your concrete foundations by using this instructional video as a guide.

MARKING & DIGGING FOUNDATIONS

Getting your foundations right is critical to the structural integrity of your building. This video demonstrates how to demarcate your foundation digging areas.

CONCRETE RATIOS

Getting the wrong concrete mix ratios can add risk to your building project. As explained in the video, your Build it store can assist you with getting the ratios right first time.

DRILLING INDOORS

Drilling holes on indoor walls often creates a pile of dust on the counters and floors below.  However, a simple technique is demonstrated in this video for catching the dust - less mess, less fuss.

ROUGH MELAMINE

Cutting melamine board often carries the risk of rough edges, but that need not be the case.  This video demonstrates a simple trick to keep the edges neat and professional.

PAINT AND BABY OIL

Getting paint off your hands is easier than you think.  If you thought baby oil wasn't for adults, prepare to be suprised as explained in this video.

DRIP TRAY

If your paint cans leave a drip trail all over your surfaces, no stress. This video demonstrates a simple solution that will keep your home clean while you do your DIY paint job.

MORE LIFE INTO SANDPAPER

If your sandpaper is coming to its end, add more life with a combination of wirebrush and thinners. Let this video show you how.