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

Make a Pallet Swing

Make a Pallett Garden Swing With summer approaching, you might want to start making your backyard look healthy and inviting […]

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Mica Market in Review

Our “Think BIG” theme at Mica Market was a success! Thank you to all of the Mica Members and their […]

DIY Multi-purpose Trolley

Not only is the trolley very sturdy and able to carry a substantial load (more than 100kg/shelf), it is reasonably large, stable and very useful. This is how you can build your own:

New Store

Mica Opens More New Stores Around The Country

Herman Wessels and Shane Ferguson recently joined the Mica Family with their first store being Petit Mica, Benoni in May […]

Go off the Grid

Looking to make your home more energy independent? Ever wondered how you can make a move to getting off the grid? Learn more here:

Gro Products

Get the Gro Product range from Mica

Spring is around the corner, which means it is time to get your green thumbs out and prepare for the […]

Make a Fire Wood Sling

Carrying wood inside for the fire can leave a lot of debris and mess on the way in. Make this nifty wood sling to avoid this with Mica Hardware:

Think Big


It’s that time of year again! Mica Market is nearly here! We are excited to share this year’s THINK BIG […]

DIY Bathroom Shelf and Towel Rack

Here’s a really easy-to-make towel rack that doubles as a shelf for your bathroom…

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Oudtshoorn Mica Grand Opening

At Mica Hardware we strive to give the communities in various areas of the country just what they want, this […]

How to Prune and Trim South African Plants

Out in nature, plants are trimmed back and pruned by the force of nature this is done from high winds and natural occurrences however in the garden, we need to do what is necessary to keep out plants looking good and thriving.

Congratulations to our lucky winners!

Mica recently ran an Assorted Heater competition where 15 lucky Facebook fans could stand a chance to one of these […]