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DIY for beginners at The Makershed

DIY for beginners at The Makershed

Duration: 1 weekend

Price: £130

Book with: Jenny Smith
at The Makershed

St Pauls Learning Centre
94 Grosvenor Road
St Pauls, Bristol

Course Start Dates

Saturday 29th February 2020
Saturday 18th April 2020
Saturday 20th June 2020

About the Course

A DIY course for complete beginners

This course will give you an introduction to basic tools, fixings and wall filling techniques which you will use these to carry out a range of common minor household repairs and DIY jobs. The course will equip you with the skills and confidence to carry out basic DIY tasks in your own home

The course will cover:

basic hand tools and how to use them
using power drills
basic fixings including coat hooks and door stops
how to hang pictures and shelves level and vertical
how to patch repair small areas in solid or plasterboard walls

Course length
Choose from a weekend course or two Friday day times.

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What's included in the price?

All tools and materials are included in the course cost.

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  • Accessible by public transport
  • Daytime (weekdays)
  • Events & groups
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Weekends
  • Wheelchair friendly

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