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There's been a big uptick in DIY renovations over the pandemic. Photo: Shutterstock

Reality check needed as renovators rush the hardware aisles

Inspired by reality television shows, prompted by government grants and driven by pandemic lockdowns and restrictions, Australians are renovating as if their homes depended on it. 

A staggering four in five first home buyers are planning to renovate their new home, while HomeBuilder has attracted m…