Let us show you how

Welcome to Mica, the DIY Experts. Mica is the home of “Let us Show You How” and one of Sub-Saharan Africa’s largest hardware franchises. At Mica we specialize in hardware, power tools, paint, garden, pool care, building supplies, bathroom, outdoors and much more.

With over 140 stores nationwide, Mica stocks 260 famous high quality brands such as Bosch, Plascon, Dulux, Ryobi, Ellies, Yale and many more, all to help you with your DIY (do it yourself) and home improvement needs.

Browse our website and discover a myriad of exciting things such as our promotions, which brands we stock, what services we can offer you, some handy DIY hints and tips as well as your nearest store for your convenience!

Handy Hints & Tips

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How to fix a ceiling that has water damage before repainting

If you suspect or know that your ceiling has been damaged by water or by a leak here are some […]

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#MAKEITWITHMICA Temperatures are rising in South Africa and it’s almost time again to step outdoors and entertain on the patio. […]

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OUR MAINTENANCE GUIDELINES TO EXTEND YOUR TOOL’S LIFE! #LetUsShowYouHow Your power and hand tools are what help you to do […]

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Our lucky Alva Santa Monica Braai Winners:

We are proud to announce the 3 lucky winners of our August Alva Santa Monica Braai competition! As spring is […]

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A simple fix for a leaking pipe

In this case, the pipe in question is the inlet from the pool directing water to the solar heater on […]

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8 Reasons to Start Composting today!

What is composting and why is it vital for you to be doing it in your home? Composting is a […]

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