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.

Step 1:   Always remove all of the soil from your digging tools after use.Step 2:   Thoroughly clean any tools that have been used for chemical applications.Step 3:   Allow tools to dry completely before storing them, to prevent rusting.Step 4:   After each use, wipe the metal parts of pruners and shears with an oily rag…
Some of us try to save on regular servicing and will drive our car until it breaks down. But there are many things you should check regularly to make sure that you are not wearing your car engine out. Here are a few essential conditions for longer engine life. You…
1) When you charge the batteries for the first time, or if the batteries have been stored for a long time, it normally takes about 3 charge and discharge cycles for the batteries to reach full capacity.    2) Discharging rechargeable batteries till they hold no charge at all can damage or…
Slippery floors are a common problem in many households in Singapore. It doesn’t matter if you are staying in a HDB flat, condominium or landed property, as long as the surface is smooth, there is always a risk of falling down. Smooth and slippery areas in the house includes you…
Are you prepared for all kinds of emergencies? Ensure that you have the following items in your home, that they are easy to find, and make sure that they are in working condition.First Aid KitKeep this kit in an easy-to-reach place, but out of the reach of young children. Store…
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:…