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Decking and Paving

caz247
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Hi, I'm a newbie to this site and to reno projects. We've just had a new verandah put in and need to finish and protect it. It is jarrah wood. From ...

RhysN01
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I have just finished building a back deck with my dad and brother.We built the framework out of steel purlins and beams, and used Queensland Spotted G ...

aaronwier
Budding Contributor
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Hi everyone, looking after some help with decking. We have a split level home with an outdoot section that was I believe used sit a spa. The tiling lo ...

MazPert
New Contributor
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Hi everyone, looking at building a deck but after the devastating fires have reconsidered (as we are in a bushfire zone) and would like to use tiles t ...

naila
New Contributor
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Hi, I brought house last year but I have problem with rain water because in backyard concrete don't have water drainage and concrete is also not leve ...

LePallet
Super Contributor
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Here are some before and after shots of our backyard. Like always with owning a first home, we only then realised how long it takes to do things to t ...

Brendon_B
New Contributor
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Hello Workshop community, (first post,great resource) happy new year.And with it another project...I am wanting to deck the side area of the house as ...

salx
Frequent Browser
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I have merbau edging on the frontyard lawn that boxes a 10 by 12.5 ft artificial turf. It's been installed over 6 months ago and have been weathered b ...

dogbural
Frequent Browser
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Hi, I am new here looking for your expert. My current project is turning yellow backyard into green (lawn) with additional pathway. As backyard h ...

pinkssyd
Newbie
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hi I have recently moved to a rented house and later realised there is no deck or covered outdoor area. It has big front and backyard with no shades a ...

weekenddiyer
Budding Contributor
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BeforeThe path down the side of our house needed some sprucing up to say the least. We wanted to add some shelter / storage for the bikes so we could ...

MichelleM
New Contributor
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Hoping to tap into the brains trust and seek some advice / inspiration for a outdoor renovation. We currently have the issue of having too much of a b ...

easymode
Budding Browser
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Hello guys, I have a concrete sidewalk at the back yard. Because of the tree roots, I guess, the concrete are uneven now (photo attached). I am going ...

Adam_W
Super Contributor
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Hi all & happy new DECADE!Well everything with our reno has slowed down a of late... damn you beastly budgets... but I've been fiddling away with a fe ...

weekenddiyer
Budding Contributor
24 replies

I just finished off a spring project, getting ready for the warmer weather in the coming months. We have a water tank at the end of our back deck wher ...

dermotmunro
Budding Contributor
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So, bear with me, ill update as I progress, we have just built a house in Western Australia, pool went in before the house. I have already done the ...

Neo19
Budding Contributor
10 replies

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 be my ...

chriswarr
New Contributor
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Hi, I have a merbau fence and balcony that are not looking too good. I think the only way back is to sand it all back. It's about 10 years old and I ...

jays2007
Budding Contributor
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Hi guys, anyone had any experience with the otter ground screws? Was looking at these as an option for ground level deck... https://www.bunnings.com.a ...

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

JRRed
New Contributor
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When I bought my house there was no way (except from the laundry) to enjoy the back of my house and the view over the national park. It was north fac ...

jays2007
Budding Contributor
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   Hi everyone, was planning to build a deck onto the back of our new house at ground level. It’s going to be approx 6m wide and 5m deep. I was wonde ...

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