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 160 stores nationwide, Mica stocks many famous high quality brands such as Bosch, Plascon, Dulux, Duram, Ryobi, Ingco, Lawnstar, Alcolin, Powafix, Gardena, Ellies, Yale, and many more, all to help you with your DIY (do it yourself) and home improvement needs.
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06 May 2021
Power outages are going to be with us for … so here we show you how to create a highlight for yourself – for every blackout.
06 May 2021
This is the second part of the feature on how to make the meranti/SA pine table and in this part we deal with the legs, the tabletop frame and final assembly of the table.
03 May 2021
Here’s a table that mixes meranti of various shades with SA pine for a new look. It can be used as a side table or – as intended – as a work surface as a photography work station.
01 April 2021
If you have ever tried drilling holes dead centre in a piece of timber, now you can do it without measuring – with this handy device (patent pending).
15 March 2021
We have just recently published a feature on using a wall space heater as a frame-mounted portable room warmer for anywhere in the home, but then we got to thinking… what about a little addition?
01 March 2021
This project takes a different look at wall heaters to give you warmth right where you want it… and without any whirring fans or hissing gas nozzles…