D.I.Y Guides

We believe empowering our customers with the skills to DIY is the best way you would enjoy shopping at Home-Fix. With the various home improvement tips posted, ranging from lightings, electrical, car care, gardening, security, deco, power tools and etc, we aim to equip you with adequate knowledge to DIY.

Find out how you can easily pamper your car in these easy steps using various automotive care products!   Step 1 Use a bodywork shampoo conditioner for cars. Generally, use 1 or 2 capfuls of the conditioner to a bucket of water. Always check the instructions before use.   Step…
Rotary MowerThese work with a horizontal rotating blade. Ideal for cutting long grass. Good for cutting coarse tropical grass. Blades are very tough. Easy to maintain. Hover MowerThese mowers float on a cushion of air. Light and easy to move around the garden. Suitable for gardens with slopes. Good for…
CleaningClean your lights occasionally to ensure a long-lasting and brighter light.Replacing LampsSome lamps may burn out more quickly than others: this is normal. Save money on bills by choosing energy saving lamps.Avoid CorrosionSeal and tape exposed wires to prevent oxidation of copper fittings in the lights.PruningPrune your garden periodically to…
Whether you live in a flat, apartment or landed property, you ought to have some basic security features that will protect your family and valued possessions.Install LightsGood lighting is one of the greatest deterrents to crime. It is one of the least expensive and most effective ways to reduce break-ins.Install…
Step 1:The international color codes for electrical wires are Green/Yellow, Brown/Red and Blue/Black. Green / Yellow – Earth Brown / Red – Live Blue / Black – Neutral Step 2:Most plugs are supplied with instructions as to where to attach the respective wires. If not, unscrew the outer screws of the plug and take a look inside:…
DO - Rinse off the vehicle before washing. It cools down the metal, removes loose dirt, cakes of mud, etc.DO - Rinse off your vehicle after it has been rained on, to minimise the effects of acid rain.DO - Wash your car if you see bird droppings, dead bugs or other obvious contaminants…