If your dad is the type who likes to make his own repairs, we’ve found some of the best shops on the island for DIY bits and pieces. So whether he needs a power tool, bits of wood or paint, there is a wide selection of places if you’re missing Lowes!
This store is great for all of your DIY essentials. They also offer some basics including tag engraving and key cutting. They are your local neighborhood experts who are happy to help with all of your DIY needs and questions. They will even source what you need from other suppliers.
DIY Essentials, #B1-22 Sun Plaza, Singapore, +65 6555 1301
Affectionately known as Singapore's most unique and interesting hardware and D-I-Y Centre. If you’re looking for rare and hard to find items them this surprisingly large store is for you. As well as piping and hammers, you’ll find swords and knives. Everything is well priced and will have you coming back for more.
Handyman Centre, #03-01 Lucky Plaza, Singapore, +65 6737 7815
With locations all over the island, this one-stop-shop has a wide selection of products. They also offer up workshops for handy dads who need a little help and DIY guides for those who have the basics. They stock pretty much everything you need from lightbulbs to paint and screws. You can shop online or instore if you need help from another handy man!
Horne Hardware, www.horme.com.sg
Hoe Kee Hardware has four locations in Singapore and specializes in kitchen and bathroom supplies. So if your dad need to fix the ceiling fan, replace a knob on the hob or fix a dripping bathroom tap, they will be help to help no matter what your budget. If you want to improve your bathroom or kitchen design they can help with that too!
Hoe Kee Hardware, www.hoekee.com.sg
They carry over a hundred brands including well-known ones such as 3M, Black & Decker, HG, Hyflux, Nippon Paint, Philips and Yale, in categories ranging from home appliances to outdoor equipment, from power tools to electrical gadgets and from household paints to wood cleaners. They have 14 chains over the island and the friendly Mr Fix to help any answer questions you may have.
They provide a wide range of innovative, useful and quality tools, gadgets and products, suitable for all purposes. Be it generic homecare requirements like D.I.Y home repairs, home improvement projects, kitchen remodeling, plumbing, electrical, painting, home decoration or even useful items for business and hobby like torch lights, laser pointer and magnifying glass. Get dad set up with some new gear!
Zener DIY Store, 1 Claymore Drive, #01-07/08/09 Orchard Towers, Singapore 229594, www.zener.com.sg
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