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Budding Browser
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My Step-daughter was getting married last February and I wanted to contribute without getting in the way of her father. I came up with the idea of bui ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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Here on Workshop we want to create an inclusive, welcoming community where anyone feels like they can seek help, including absolute beginners. After a ...


New Contributor
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Our house has rendered concrete block walls with no skirting boards. Would the best method of fixing Bunnings bull-nose pre-primed MDF skirting boards ...

Junior Contributor

   This past week I’ve been working on a ‘ute’ bookshelf for my son. I used pine boards from Bunnings which I stained with black paint and water. For ...

Junior Contributor
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Hello Workshop Community, in school i have been given a task to make 'somthing' out of two pallets they are aprox 1.25x1.25m i have decided to make a ...

Junior Contributor
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    Our laundry was pretty basic with just a standard trough and no storage. We wanted to make it more practical but had a very small budget. So we ...

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Hi, I'm getting a tiler to remove and install new tiles to my toilet floor. Somehow, in the quote, it says grout to be provided by me. Can I ask whic ...

New Contributor
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Hi there,I've got a gas oven who's hobs and metal paintwork around the gas jets have deteriorated over time and now is the time to freshen them up. So ...

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Hi, Recently my couch grass has become place for ants at some locations. Any suggestions of how to get rid of them without affecting the grass effecti ...

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I would like to close in an alfresco area at the rear of my house. Make it into an all weather sunroom. The floor is paving, open on two sides. Would ...

Junior Contributor
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The kitchen was my biggest decision maker. Because I had to decide whether I wanted the house to be open living or closed and separated as it was. Hav ...

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  • Meet Rylie, who is always making something new

    Pallet wood recycling expert Rylie has shared many popular and creative projects with the Workshop community. “I am always in the backyard thinking of new things to make," Rylie says. "I’ve always got to be doing something."

  • Meet Belinda, a renovation expert

    Belinda loves sharing her extensive knowledge and experience of renovation projects so people can avoid making costly mistakes. “People think that it’s expensive to renovate, but it doesn’t have to be," says Belinda. "It is easy to create a designer look for less."

  • Meet Tim, whose D.I.Y. projects are good for the soul

    Workshop member Tim has a passion for D.I.Y. and gardening. He also loves learning and sharing his knowledge and experiences. "There’s something truly human about growing your own food and creating your own home,” Tim says.