RICASHA BUILD began humbly in 1997, on a farmstead on William Nicol Rd/ R511, just outside of Fourways, Johannesburg. Slowly, surely, with dedication, with an ingrained philosophy of delivery excellence. Ricasha Build within 6 years, had outgrown its premises on the farmstead . Ricasha Build in the year 2003, moved to Plot 12, William Nicol Rd/ R511, nestling us, between Fourways and Diepsloot perfectly. Now even more so, our location, so central, so close and so convenient to all the new developments, Dainfern/ Helderfontein/ Steyn City / Riversands Incubation, and the ever expanding Diepsloot.

Beyond our doorstep, we deliver all around Gauteng from Pretoria to Fordsburg, from Krugersdorp to Springs, and a stopover in Midrand, all part of our daily duties, our customers, far and wide, have always been the spine of our success. Therefore we endeavour to always be committed to them, we strive to serve, to help our customers, to grow, to build their homes, their businesses, their investments.

Ricasha Build, a fully dedicated Hardware, and building material supply business, from all your small DIY needs, to all your full construction requirements, from foundations to roofs, we can help you, every step ahead. With a full range of delivery vehicles, we accommodate any order . From supply to civils to plant equipment, we remain at your service.

We, thank all our customers, for their continued support, for past and future years. It is YOUR success, your loyalty, your commitment to us, that holds the foundation of our success . It, is only you, our customers, that have thought us, has engraved upon us the philosophy, the that we breathe each day

Focused  Dedicated  Delivered


About The Essential Hardware Group was incorporated in 1995 to assist independent DIY, Building and Hardware stores to play an active part in combating the threat of corporate retailers expanding into the communities they serve. Membership to our National Essential Hardware Brand enables these stores to retain 100% control of their business, without corporate interference, and the security of a big group to form a part of their own survival strategy. management structure is an inclusive one. Each Region has a National Comittee Member & a Regional Committee Member nominated and voted in by a peer store, to represent the needs of members from every region. Our Head Office personnel include our Essential Business Consultant team, who are available to our members to tackle almost any aspect of retailing where assistance is requested.

We currently have close to 200 members throughout South Africa and members in Namibia, Lesotho and Swaziland. Our members represent tunrover at retail in excess of R5 Billion and employ almost 3500 people.              

In summary, Essential Hardware is a VALUE ADDING, TRULY VOLUNTARY TRADING Group.