Braai DIY

Make Your Own Biltong Box

October 27, 2023 9:30 am Published by

Read in Afrikaans South Africa’s favourite snack can be easily made at home with the right tools, the right recipe,…

Braai Pot

Braai Pot

February 28, 2023 10:14 am Published by

With summer in full swing, many hours are spent around the fire. Add flavour to any braai with these three…

braai DIY games

DIY: Game On!

October 31, 2022 2:11 pm Published by

This is a great game for the kids to play outside on a warm spring evening while the fire burns…

outdoor kitchens

Outdoor Kitchens

October 31, 2022 11:15 am Published by

2021 was the year of renovations. Be it a small weekend DIY project or a major overhaul, it seems that…

Going Traditional

December 4, 2020 3:54 pm Published by

You can always ­find a spot near your patio for a built-in braai. This small braai is great for small…

Keep it cool

August 21, 2020 2:09 pm Published by

Make a braai feature from your cooler and a pallet or two. What you need: 1 x cooler box (preferably…

Hibachi Grill

November 25, 2019 8:54 am Published by

Read in Afrikaans In Japan a hibachi is a traditional ‘fire bowl’ used for cooking meat, fish and vegetables over…

Firewood Holder

November 14, 2018 9:02 am Published by

Read in Afrikaans Neaten up your firewood pile by making your own simple firewood holder using wooden planks, some concrete…

Jazz up your patio!

September 26, 2018 8:12 am Published by

Build a unique three-piece patio set for your braai area, and be prepared for summer braai-ing. Two-Seater Bench What you…

Tandoori time

March 16, 2018 2:33 pm Published by

Tandoori time Making your own tandoori oven is really simple. Why not make one yourself, and cook up some great…

Green up your braai area

March 9, 2018 11:42 am Published by

Shop-bought marinades, cooking sauces, braai flavourings and dips are convenient, but nothing beats the fresh flavours of the ‘green factor’.…

And the kitchen sink

March 9, 2018 9:45 am Published by

Complete with the kitchen sink! What you need Cutting list: Pine cut to the following dimensions: 4 x 44mm x…

Tin braai can

March 9, 2018 8:47 am Published by

Tin braai can Repurpose a paint tin to make a neat little braai! What you need Empty metal paint can…

Braai Cabinet

February 27, 2018 2:31 pm Published by

A braai cabinet with a difference A handy surface next to your braai is always so useful, for meat, tongs,…

fire pit

Campfire Stories

November 23, 2017 4:25 pm Published by

Fire Pit DIY Picture being gathered around a glowing fire, out in the open, sharing tales and good cheer with…


Fired up

June 11, 2015 8:05 am Published by

A portable fire pit is the perfect addition to your deck or patio, especially on chilly nights. Our Top Team…

Fabulous Fire Pit

November 26, 2014 8:26 am Published by

Materials 1 bag PPC Cement 2 bags building sand 2 bags river sand 2 m reinforcing wire (Brickforce) 64 fire…

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