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

Trinket Box

A box for those trinkets

We often run out of storage space for those smaller items – and then we lose them. This trinket box […]

Garden Stepper Header Image

DIY Garden 2 Stepper

You often need a step up in the garden to prune a tree, reach that lemon that would otherwise be […]

Aquatic Plant Project

DIY Aquatic Plant Centerpiece

Not all aquatic plants are used for fish tanks. These are great to use as centerpieces or home décor. Things […]

Pool During Drought


Conserve Our Precious Water With These Easy Steps South Africa is currently experiencing its worst drought since 1992 and in […]

How to maintain your swimming pool during a drought

Conserve Our Precious Water With These Easy Steps South Africa is currently experiencing its worst drought since 1992 and in […]

Make your own Comfy Lounger

DIY lounger for those Warm Summer Days Spring is in the air and it’s time to start dreaming about lazy […]

Protect your Home while you’re on Holiday

Home security should be your number one priority in your home, especially living in South Africa and even more so, […]

Gift Card Competition

Mica Competition Winners:

Mica recently ran two competitions for the month of October. One was for our 34th Birthday, where anyone could stand […]

Simplify your Home before the Holidays

If you didn’t get to Spring cleaning your home when the season started, then don’t worry as now is a […]

Wooden Couch Sleeve

DIY Wooden Couch Sleeve

Are you tired of leaning over to the table to get your drink? Well stress no more! Create your very […]

Embark Varnish Post

Embark range for wood finish excellence

Mica Hardware always strives to stock products that are innovative, quality as well as affordable. Introducing the Embark Paint Range […]

Make Your Garden Water-Wise This Summer

Did you know that by planting selected plant life in your backyard, you can allow your garden to flourish on […]