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Home Made Easy brings you all the help you need to turn your house into a home – from practical gardening to exciting DIY projects and inspirational décor advice.
Join our presenters Tanya Visser, Ryan Paulsen and Elle Franco, as they share a range of useful tips and tricks to make your house a home.

Winner announcement

Congratulations to Mfundo Sibiya, Hester Fourie and Chris Daniel for being selected in the Home Made Easy season 2 diyer of the season competition. They were selected in a random draw and each walk away with a R10 000 Builders voucher.

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Episode 13 – Summer Time

Going into summer there is no reason why you shouldn’t be growing your own strawberries, creating a citrus lime tray for your summer catering or designing an outdoor outdoor projector screen stand to enjoy on those summer nights.

Episode 12 – Waterwise

With the continued drought we visit the take another look at being water-wise in and around the home

Episode 11 – Nautical

The nautical theme is very popular, even amongst the city folk and this week on Home Made Easy, we look at ways to create a successful coastal garden.  Ryan makes a decorative sailor’s mast and Elle gives a bedroom a chic nautical theme by painting some wooden oars.

Episode 10 – Tropical

In this week’s episode of Home Made Easy, we look at ways to celebrate summer and create a tropical feel in around your house and garden

 Episode 9 – Garage

In this week’s episode of Home Made Easy, we look at ways to get the most out of your garage. From organising, to storage and even re-purposing

Episode 8 – Urban Suburban

In this week’s episode of Home Made Easy, we look at making the most of an urban theme. From contained gardening, to wallpapering

Episode 7 – Country Chic

A country style garden has a whimsical and soft feel to it. The key is to select plants that will flower at different times of the year, bringing a constant flow of interest to your garden.

Episode 6 – Spring in the Garden

When it comes to the warmer months, there are a few things that you need to do in the garden, to ensure yours thrives in Summer!

Episode 5 – Kids

In this week’s episode of Home Made Easy, we are focusing on the kids! Tanya makes grass heads, Ryan builds an acrylic glass art board and Elle shows you how to build a toy storage table…

Episode 4 – Re-use / Re-cycle

In this week’s episode of Home Made Easy, we look at ways that you can re-use and re-cycle at home. Tanya shows you how to make a bug hotel, while Ryan repurposes a window frame and Elle puts wine bottles to good use…

Episode 3: Heritage

In this week’s episode of Home Made Easy, we celebrate South Africa’s diverse heritage. Tanya looks at must have indigenous plants, while Ryan builds a biltong dryer and Elle hits proudly SA on the head with nail-string art.

Episode 2: Braai

In this week’s episode of Home Made Easy, we do what South Africans do so well… Braai! Tanya shares some of her favourite braai recipes while Ryan builds a fired wood stand and Elle overhauls an old braai,

Episode 1 – Setting up Shed

In this week’s episode of Home Made Easy, Tanya invites you into her potting shed while Ryan and Elle create their perfect DIY workspace.

Special Thanks

Special thanks to Augustavilla Guest House for providing us with a location throughout this season

Tel: 0116099874 / 0833077228 / 0871500775Physical Address:
45 Wagenaar Road, Edenglen, 1609http://www.augustavilla.co.za/

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  • Competitions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of South Africa.
  • Competitions are limited to South African citizens and are open to all, except employees, directors, members, partners, agents, suppliers and/or consultants and their immediate family members, business partners or associates of the relevant company, its associated companies and all participating retail outlets.
  • Any person who has not yet attained the age of majority should be duly assisted by a parent or legal guardian in entering the competition and/or using any prize.
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  • Entrants may enter as many times as they wish.
  • Projects submitted should be complete
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  • If the selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible or fails to timeously (1 month from the date of announcement) claim a prize, the prize may be forfeited at the discretion of the judges and an alternative winner may be selected.
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  • All prizes need to be collected within 30 days of being contacted by a builders representative from your nearest Builders store.