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Old-gal24
Senior Contributor
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I have a small coffee table that has developed a split in the timber top at both ends. I had planned to just glue and clamp, but now wondering if tha ...

Spoony
Newbie
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I have an end table that was damaged during carpet cleaning. The table top is glass but has metal legs. I'm not exactly sure how the legs are attach ...

Tara86
Experienced Contributor
6 replies

I recently built loft beds using my daughters exciting bed frames. Finally have finished one bedroom adding floating shelves and a desk using left ove ...

Tara86
Experienced Contributor
6 replies

So my kids we’re treated brand new bedroom suites when we built our house. Which was great until one of their friends got a loft bed early last year. ...

WCE2019
Junior Contributor
24 replies

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 ...

Imenz
Budding Contributor
5 replies

The box joints were made using only hand saws, chisels and files, just like the old days before power tools. The joints are held together using only ...

prettyliving
Junior Contributor
6 replies

      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 ...

james09
Frequent Browser
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As l have limited space. I would like to build a Murphy Bed, has anyone got any tips regarding plans etc etc. As l have inquired IKEA,Gumtree & Facebo ...

hermes
Junior Contributor
12 replies

 Hi Brains Trust, I am wanting to sand, polish and seal the living room and hallway, whereby there is a mix of Baltic pine and Cyprus floorboards of ...

Stuardo
Established Contributor
21 replies

I would like to build a basic timber pergola over the front courtyard that faces west and put shade cloth over the first metre out from the bedroom a ...

Itai
Established Contributor
6 replies

Hey All. I am beginning my renovation project by starting with the first bedroom. I was planning to paint over the existing paint (in a 1970's house). ...

Nalkur
New Contributor
4 replies

I am building a bookcase that will be 3m wide x 2.4m high x .3m deep. I am intending to have a plinth under it. looking at materials for the plinth I ...

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