D.I.Y Guides

We believe empowering our customers with the skills to DIY is the best way you would enjoy shopping at Home-Fix. With the various home improvement tips posted, ranging from lightings, electrical, car care, gardening, security, deco, power tools and etc, we aim to equip you with adequate knowledge to DIY.

1) When you charge the batteries for the first time, or if the batteries have been stored for a long time, it normally takes about 3 charge and discharge cycles for the batteries to reach full capacity.    2) Discharging rechargeable batteries till they hold no charge at all can damage or…
Slippery floors are a common problem in many households in Singapore. It doesn’t matter if you are staying in a HDB flat, condominium or landed property, as long as the surface is smooth, there is always a risk of falling down. Smooth and slippery areas in the house includes you…
There are times when the young ones scribbles all over your home, what happens if they leave the ink marks on your sofa? The best bet is to hire a professional, if not, you may try our DIY tips below.   First, you need to identify what type of leather…
Here are three ways to unblock your drainage: using a plunger, using a hand auger and using chemicals. Try the plunger way first before you resort to the other two methods.Use a PlungerThe sink plunger creates an alternate pressure and vacuum in order to dislodge clogs. There should be enough…
Get a monitored security alarm.ContactsThese are installed on your doors or windows and are wired up to the alarm system. When your system is armed, any breach in those areas, it will trigger an alarm. Remember to disarm in the morning and when you arrive home to avoid setting off…
General Safety for Your ChildFix up gates to keep your baby from wandering into dangerous areas such as the kitchen, staircases, outer doors, etc. These are available in pressure-mounted (portable) and wall mounted (permanently) models. Stick on Finger Pinch Guards – This is a sponge attached to the edge of…