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The Workshop community can help with your home improvement projects

Razzer
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Thought I would do something different. My son wanted a fish tank but I didnt want it to protrude to far in to the lounge room, so I decided to put it ...

bruce93
Budding Contributor
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Hi Guys. My Fiance and I moved into our house at the end of the march. Have done a few small things such as replace some basins, and tapware and carpe ...

Fergus
Budding Contributor
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We thought a D.I.Y. mini golf hole might be a fun project for the lockdown period. Inspiration was taken from the video below which seemed very simp ...

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SMJGGT
New Contributor
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Hi All,Installing floating staircase and hope to stain treads and rails ourselves. Wood is Victorian Ash and Tasmanian Oak. Looking at a relatively ...

Fadi
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Hi everyone, Firstly, sincere apologies for posting another low-level decking post. I was unable to find some details I was looking for. It's my fir ...

Neo19
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Hi Everyone I have been going through these discussion boards for a while and finally mustered to courage to post a question here This would ...

Gillgirl
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Just thought I’d post for those who are a bit apprehensive about starting a project.. we have lived in our house for 25+ years and I’m afraid it took ...

Rufaro01
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The side yard has been a labour of love but here are some progress shots. Getting close to finishing.  

taha
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New here in Melbourne ,travelled from overseas ..instantly fell in love with Bunningslo to build a rice fish pond but no idea where to start also budg ...

MoonshineBen
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Hey all Thought I'd get a new thread going to talk BBQ in 2019. I'm hoping to be much more active this year on the community now that I have some mo ...

nagumuthu
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Hello Subject Matter Expert, May you please have a look at attached photographs and advice for buying either a 'liquid cleaner' for cleaning surface s ...

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."

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