Monthly Archives: December 2017

How to Find the Right Gift for a DIY Enthusiast

There are some people who just love everything about DIY projects. Whether it’s a leaking tap, a creaking floorboard or even a complete kitchen remodel, if there is a task to be completed, you can bet there is a DIY enthusiast ready to willing to do it!

Then there are the rest of us.

If you fall into the latter category and find yourself trying to find a gift for somebody whose hobby bewilders you, below are some great tips which can help.

A Drill Set

Not just any drill set, you’re going to want to buy a combination drill set. Why? Because this is the type of gift which they can use immediately. Even if they already have a drill set, you can bet that there has been a new range which has come out recently and they are just itching to try it out!

This is where you come in! Head to the Groupon Coupons page for Grainger.com and check out the drill sets available which can give the recipient the upper hand when it comes to bragging rights amongst their fellow enthusiast friends.

A Transforming Ladder

If you have seen tradespeople standing on ladders which seem to be in impossible positions then you have seen a type of transforming ladder. There are many brands and types available, but their purpose remains the same – to provide a versatile ladder and tool.

The most likely place that you will find these incredible devices is at your local hardware store or trades supply warehouse.  When browsing the selection, look for one which not only fits your budget but one which can provide a good range of positions and options.

Lumber Yard Credit

If the recipient is a true DIY enthusiast then there is a good chance that they have an account established with their local lumber or supply yard. After all, where else will they get all of the supplies they need to construct some of the crazy ideas they have?!

While you won’t want to go to the yard and buy them a portion of wood, you can credit their account. In fact, if there is a group of you who are struggling to find a suitable gift, this can be a great group idea to help raise their credit even higher.

A Night Out

Just like everybody else, after a hard-ish day doing DIY tasks, your friend is going to be in serious need of some rest and relaxation. For this reason, don’t discount the idea of a pampering session.

Whether it’s a relaxing massage, a treatment to fix tight muscles, or even a facial to bring their skin back to life after being blasted with a range of chemicals and fumes from their work.

Just because you wouldn’t know how to build a simple box doesn’t mean that you can’t get somebody who can a great gift! Keep the above ideas in mind and rest assured your recipient will love their gift.