MY PINK TOOLBOX - DIY WORKSHOP - CLICK HERE TO FIND OUT MORE...


MY PINK TOOLBOX - DIY WORKSHOP - CLICK HERE TO FIND OUT MORE...

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THIS 3 PART DIY WORKSHOP WILL TEACH YOU ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW

TO GET STARTED ON TACKLING ALL THOSE UNFINISHED/UNSTARTED DIY JOBS AROUND THE HOUSE.

WE HAVE A JAM PACKED ITINERARY FOR THE 3 WEEKS WHICH IS LISTED BELOW:

 

WEEK 1: THE BASICS OF DIY

 

Intro - SAFETY FIRST!!

 

Your basic tool kit - what to buy or borrow!!

 

Hanging pictures/mirrors - screws/rawlplugs for use on different surfaces - wood - plaster board - block - tiles.

SAFETY FIRST - How to locate electric wires/ water pipes in walls

Using an electric drill (everyone gets a try) and which bit for which bit!!

 

HANDS ON - Make a simple picture frame

 

HANDS ON - Drilling a hole into different surfaces 

 

 

Demo on filling holes & scratches and filling gaps along skirting boards etc  -  types of fillers to use for each job (caulk/silicone/general purpose etc) sanding and prepping  for painting

 

WEEK 2: MAKE SOME SHAPES!!

Intro: SAFETY FIRST!!

Demo on cutting/sawing using a hand saw and jigsaw.

Measuring and cutting angles 

 

HANDS ON: Make a pretty decorative wall shelf

 

Demo on how to posh up your skirting board 

 

Demo on sanding - SAFETY FIRST!! - hand vs electric - then give it a try

 

 

WEEK 3 : PUT YOUR FEET UP!

 

Hands On: Make your own foot stool

 

Handy hints - 

Hanging curtain poles

Fitting a hinge

Easy joints

etc etc

 

How to make a rustic crate from pallet wood complete with castors

 

Questions & Answers - 

A Q&A session at the end of the last night concerning ''how to'' in your own home....please bring along items and /or photos and get advice on what to do.

 

 

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