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Madmoggy
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Used a pallet tossed out by Bunnings and made this for helping get the boots off (bit hard to get down there now old gramp). Tried printing a image on ...

AKFN
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We've been trying to decide on the best possible design for a new kitchen to rid ourselves on the criminally green one currently in-situ (c.1936). We ...

Jewlzey
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Hello, I've just discovered the workshop and hope I'll be able to get some help with a home project. I'm hoping to be able to deck over my existing e ...

Madmoggy
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I got it into my head I needed to make some windmill to at least use the windy location we live in.

Madmoggy
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maryg
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Neo19
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Hi everyone, I have put some mulch around an 18 months old frangipani which is about a meter and a bit tall. Perhaps the mulch was too close. It appe ...

theskywaspink
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Just wondering if anyone has any youtube channels that are good for tutorials? It's been a long time since I've touched any woodwork at all, but I fee ...

Retired1
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We would like to build up a slope on our driveway by erecting a barrier wall approximately 300 mm high. The idea is to fill the area to be made to for ...

Madmoggy
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nisitha
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Hello to everyone. This is my attempt to renovate my Study area. First step was to make the desk. I have made the Desk with Laminated Panels and ...

Madmoggy
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let me know if you need dimensions as I got them off the www

Meet the community
  • Meet Judy, a hands-on person

    Judy believes D.I.Y. projects give you a real sense of achievement. Home improvement is also a continual learning process. “It stretches your imagination," Judy says. "It challenges you. And you end up with something you are proud of."

  • Meet Rob, who renovates caravans

    Rob only started renovating caravans in recent years, but his stylish projects have been a big hit with the Workshop community. “I sit at a desk all week and so it’s good to indulge my ‘inner tradie’ at the weekends. I think of it as physical creativity.”

  • Meet Peter, who gives anything a try

    Peter thinks you can’t lose by doing something yourself. Despite not having any formal trade qualifications, he has tackled a huge range of projects. “If it works, you did it! You made something that works. If it doesn't work, you find out why and give it another go."