Homebase launches value rangeBudget range of DIY essentials unveiled
05 February 2010
A collection of over 300 budget items has been unveiled by Homebase in a bid to lower the cost of DIY.
The range includes everyday DIY, decorating and furnishings products - 150 of which cost less than £5.
Enthusiasts will be able to bag a range of tools, including a slotted screwdriver (99p), a 16oz hammer (£3.99) and a 6in junior hacksaw (£1.99).
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A pack of 44 plain white wall tiles will set you back £4.49 and you can get five litres of white matt paint for £5.99, promising a 'quick and simple makeover'. To get you started, paintbrushes are priced from 49p and a basic roller kit is available for £2.49.
Cheap home improvment
A little bit further up the scale, a beech bookcase is priced at £12.99 and a £7.99 duvet is available - aimed at new homeowners looking forward to the first night in their new bed.
The garden is also covered, with 49p terracotta pots, seeds from 39p and 99p plants.
At £2.99, a 16-piece cutlery set is also included in the range, in case you'd like to celebrate your makeover with a dinner party.