Achieving a successful finish on an upcycling project can be down to the tools you use. So with, Aldi launching a new range to make it easy, we're super excited!

vintage chest of drawers with plants - aldi launches range of upcycling tools - news -

Image: Aldi

Aldi's latest Hobby Tools range makes upcycling tired furniture easy and affordable. Including all the essentials you would need to get the job done from start to finish and available in store from May 14th, take a sneak peek at some of the highlights below...

Orbital sander, £19.99

aldi sander - aldi launches range of upcycling tools - news -

Image: Aldi

This is 1 of 3 sanders Aldi has on offer this week. Suitable for level surfaces and quick sanding, this reliable 430W orbital sander is great for DIY enthusiasts to use at home. The perfect tool for sanding down rough surfaces, removing pre-existing paint and stains and making something new out of something old.

Pastel spray paint, £3.99

pastel spray paint - aldi launches range of upcycling tools - news -

Image: Aldi

Looking at your bedside table and thinking that it could do with a modern freshen up? Well Aldi has the answer with this pastel-coloured spray paint. At only £3.99 a bottle, it's a budget-friendy upcycling project worth undertaking.

Engraver, £7.99

howdens engraver - aldi launches range of upcycling tools - news -

Image: Aldi

This engraver is perfect for any presents or trinkets you want to make that tad more special or personal. Thinking about sending a care package during lockdown? How about engraving a photo frame to add that individual touch!

200W heat gun, £9.99

aldi heat gun - aldi launches range of upcycling tools - news-

Image: Aldi

With an adjustable temperature between 350-550°C and adjustable airflow between approx. 300-500 L/m, you can be sure you're ready to go with this nifty heat gun. Get started on those pesky paint stripping tasks without delay. 


Available to pre-order online now and in stores from the 14th May.


Will you be running down to your local Aldi? Let us know how you get on on social! Tweet us @goodhomesmag, post a comment on our Facebook page or tag us on Instagram @goodhomesmag



Easy upcycling project: update a mid-century side table

How to craft this stylish tassel wall hanging

Get your hands on Aldi's essential box delivered to your door

Home Tours

Explore this classic Shaker-style kitchen with a modern twist

A single-storey extension allowed for this classic but contemporary kitchen and dining space that is perfect for entertaining. Image: The Main...

Kitchen planning guide: how to choose flooring

Create a brilliant base to your new kitchen design by getting your choice of floors right. We look at the material options and design styles you should...
Home Tours

Tour this monochrome bathroom scheme with traditional wall panelling

Black brassware, traditional-style panelling and marble tiles give this bathroom makeover the wow-factor.   Image: David Giles Homeowner Sharon...

How to choose the perfect bathroom mirror

Whether you’re brushing your teeth at night or getting ready in the morning, the right mirror will transform your bathroom experience. Find some of the...

Bedroom paint ideas: 6 creative schemes to try

Get creative with your next decorating project and take inspiration from these bedroom paint ideas.    Image: Benjamin Moore Is it about time...

Kitchen planning guide: lighting ideas for open-plan spaces

In the modern open-plan kitchen, getting the right mix of lighting is more important than ever.  Image: Pooky Once upon a time, the kitchen was a...
meyer-homes-john-lewis-competition Win

How to win a £1,000 John Lewis & Partners gift card

Here's how to win a £1,000 John Lewis & Partners gift card and a personalised design consultation. Image: John Lewis & Partners Developer...