DIY DEPOT is proud to be part of Legendary Retail Brands, a fully licensed retail holdings company comprised of famous, well known and loved franchisors such a Mica Hardware, House of Paint and more! With the support of this incredible company DIY DEPOT is able to afford customers better supplies at even better prices!

The Brand

DIY DEPOT started in Krugersdorp and Randfontein in 2006 with the aspiration of becoming the best and most progressive independently trading building, hardware and paint franchise concept in the South African and African hardware industry.

The strength and success of the group is due to a solid foundation of experience and proven business systems used in the stores for over 25 years.

At present DIY DEPOT has over 140 stores nationwide and is cementing its position as one of the fastest growing retail franchises in the country.


DIY DEPOT is a business totally focussed on broadening our already extensive product range of building materials, hardware and paint products in both new and existing retail outlets. This creates an opportunity for growth in every store in a structured and well formulated manner. Demographic areas showing future growth potential is where we want to be and middle to lower income areas is where our business model flourishes.

We strive to project a professional image and deliver friendly, professional service consistently through well trained and motivated people.


DIY DEPOT offers a team of retail specialists providing expert guidance and advice and operational support after thoroughly analysing the potential business potential.

The retail team offers all DIY DEPOT franchises coverage in the areas of merchandising, retail knowledge, cashier skills, product knowledge, service skills and business and staff orientated courses.

Store owners and staff Franchise training takes place every quarter and practical in-store operational, IT, sales and administrative training whenever required.

Are You Our Next Franchisee?

Franchise stores must be owner operated and the applicant must be entrepreneurial, with some form of retail business experience and preferably links to the building, hardware and paint industries.


When It All Began


Machet & Reeves Families

Year Established


1st Franchise Opened

Brand Network


Nareen Daya

Head Office


No. of Outlets


Available Opportunities

Please contact DIY DEPOT directly.

FASA Membership

Investment (Excl. VAT)

Average set-up cost

R 850 000 – R 2,8 Million

Initial franchise fee

On application

Initial Working Capital

On application

Minimum owners contribution

Franchise Terms

Management services fee

On application

Marketing fee

On application

Initial agreement term

5 Years

Renewal term

On application

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