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!

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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.


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