I have started my list of DIY jobs around the house and garden and with my Xmas money, I plan to invest in some gear for Mr Bargain Hunter so that he’s warm and has the equipment to do the jobs – no excuses in 2015.
Aldi’s Workshop Specialbuys range is the place I am starting. In shops from yesterday – 8th January.
From quality tools and accessories, to protective clothing and footwear, Aldi has everything you’ll need to start ticking things off that ever growing list.
Number one on my list is this TURBO FAN GAS HEATER (£69.99) which is both lightweight and economical and great for heating the shed (workshop). Light enough to pick up and move around, yet powerful enough to heat large spaces in short periods of time, this heater will …
Stuck for something to do at the weekend? Got a kid who wants to join in when you are fixing things? Well here’s an interesting offer – B&Q is giving FREE DIY classes for kids this upcoming weekend on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th August.
I know my kids would love these fun workshops, and if you are looking for something to do as a family, this offer would be perfect. Here’s more info.
B&Q kids workshops are fun and a chance for you to enjoy making something together:
- We’ll show you step by step how to make something from scratch
- We’ll let you have a go yourself under the guidance of our DIY experts
- We’ll teach you new skills such as sawing, drilling, gluing and nailing
- Ages of 7-11 accompanied by a parent or
I for one am going to give Mr Bargain a not too gentle nudge and tell him to get down to Aldi to check out their new workshop range which hits the stores on 14 August. He’s popped in already and got himself a mega broom for £10….at least he’s happy!
Here are my favourite pieces from the range:
5 Piece Ratchet Wrench Set, £12.99
Featuring chrome-plated hardened steel and flexible ratchet heads, no tool kit should be without this great value wrench set.
4-in-1 Hacksaw, £4.99
At 30cm wide and with an adjustable angle, this Hacksaw is perfect for up-cycling furniture or odd jobs around the house, and comes with space for storing 2 spare blades in the handle.
6 Piece Long Reach Screwdriver Set, £9.99
Made from hardened steel and …