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kurtisbaker
Newbie

Any suggestions on how I can stop water getting into my draws? Ideas a suggestion would be great. My plan is to have a tool box or maybe even two tool ...

frankoattes
Budding Browser
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Hi Everyone.I am new here and very interested in learning to work with wood..I am looking for some free workshops to learn all about wood work, whethe ...

kenpaulb
Newbie

hi what do you recomende to line a roof with at the moment theres exsposed hardwood rafters

Dan_M
Junior Contributor
12 replies

Hi All,well after binge-watching just about every episode of 'Treehouse Masters', buying the book, and also scouring Youtube for related video; I've b ...

aly
Super Contributor
4 replies

Just this week we finally got our old dilapidated fence replaced! When we moved into our first home late last year the fence was in a poor condition b ...

Carolyn
Budding Browser

I’ve always wanted to build a cat exercise wheel for my lazy bengal but I feel a bit daunted by this task. Does anyone have experience making these?

stackhat
New Contributor
1 reply

My GF saw a TV unit she liked the design of but didn’t like the glossy black external finish. I really didn’t like the price (selling in stores for $2 ...

sc6017
New Contributor
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Hi I've got next to no experience however have a few friends that are quite handy. Just wondering how difficult these flatpack patios are to install, ...

barbthebuilder
Frequent Browser

Hi all. I'm wanting to build a basic fish tank stand for my 2ft tank. It will be painted to match my furniture and to add some protection from water ...

Hansi
Junior Contributor
14 replies

Hi Can Bunnings' fence paling be used to clad an old fibro house? I would not remove the fibro but clad directly onto it. Is there any reason why fenc ...

JoshRaf
Junior Contributor
8 replies

Hi All, I wanted to know what everyones opinions are on what you think the best brands of power tools are for professionals, the at home DIYer and th ...

danieltheman
New Contributor
11 replies

Built a patio. Never built anything in my life... Fire on patio Burnt roof and floor I'm so proud I can build stuff

trevor_s
New Contributor
2 replies

Hi all,I need help. The guttering on the house that I live in now was poorly designed as the surrounding trees drop their leaves and flowers on the d ...

ub_268
Budding Contributor
14 replies

Does anyone have experience with laminating plywood for use as rafters in pergolas? I have half a dozen 5m lengths of bent 70 by 40 timbers (3x1 1/2 i ...

sarafveale9
Newbie
4 replies

Hi I'm Sara, single mum. Have started building a wooden boat sandpit roughly. But haven't finished.so hard. Especially the front corner. Wanted a di ...

mattylara027
Budding Contributor
2 replies

Hi Workshop, Looking for some advice over a bathtub that's developed some cracks (i think) over some time. Bathtub Bottom Bathtub Close Up Is ...

BIM_Engineer
Valued Contributor
2 replies

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mattylara027
Budding Contributor
3 replies

Hi Workshop Community! I'm looking at replacing my old shower head with something new! Something like this - https://www.bunnings.com.au/estilo-wels ...

TayaRoberts
Budding Contributor
2 replies

this was a fairly large job converting the old 'dungeon' garage and 1 of the downstairs bedrooms into our master retreat including large WIR and home ...

BIM_Engineer
Valued Contributor
26 replies

A few members have asked specific questions about Timber Decks I hope these additional resources and tools provide useful information in your endeavou ...

WCE2019
Junior Contributor
10 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 ...

darylhewston
Super Contributor
4 replies

Hi all, Unfortunately for this project I ran out of treated pine timber so I had to buy new. Fortunately, everything else is recycled. Let me take y ...

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