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Doors and Windows

Kathy2
Occasional Browser
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Hello, we are about to lay engineered wood throughout house. Wood suppliers say to angle grind bottom of doorframes so wood fits snug in rather than t ...

chrisn
New Contributor
5 replies

HiI had to replace what I thought was a faulty hinge on the door of internal corner cupboard of my kitchen cabinets, so I removed the hinge. It seems ...

pinkssyd
Newbie
3 replies

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 ...

SandA
Frequent Browser
1 reply

Hope someone can help, I want to install a security door for my front entrance but the door handle is making things very difficult. The handle sticks ...

Andreas
Newbie
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I like to extend my external timber window frames to match the "aftermarket" fitted cladding edges. Can i use cypress timber post ie 100x100 and cut i ...

redracer01
Valued Contributor
1 reply

Attached is my Christmas gift to the community! I will answer "Any" reasonable question about the 5 cabinet kitchen plan I have just drawn. You will ...

doods
Newbie
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Our new old home has aluminium glass sliding doors in the bedrooms and bathroom (?!). Trying to decide whether to repair and spray them to update or ...

notsohandy
Regular Browser
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Hi all. Need to replace old torn Roman blinds ASAP for visitors for Xmas . Will order good ones in the New Year. There is a block with Velcro in alre ...

djlizzi
Newbie
2 replies

Hi there, I've been trying to either buy an existing run to modify or possibly find bits to build one from scratch but I don't know the best way to do ...

Itai
Established Contributor
25 replies

Hi All. We've just purchased a house and we'll be getting the keys in December.I'm fishing for tips, ideas and advice for a home reno. What mistakes h ...

bunlovers
Budding Contributor
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Old-gal24
Senior Contributor
11 replies

The top layer of timber is splitting of my front door which is very weathered at the bottom of the door. I have asked a few places here and I get muc ...

Orange
Regular Browser
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Hi there, first time being here. I would like some advise please. As showing on the image, on the right side of the door, part of the edge is worn. Ju ...

shivs
New Contributor
6 replies

My house was painted about 10 months ago but it wasn't cleaned up properly. Lots of paint left everywhere (see pics) on door knobs, frosted glass wind ...

Scotts
Budding Contributor
1 reply

Hi everyone. Im currently in a rental. We have no screendoors for airflow in summer. Any ideas of how i can affix a door, so i can remove it each nigh ...

MelissaM1
New Contributor
10 replies

Hi,I am in a rental, and gained permission to hang curtains and remove the revolting verticals. Recent surgery prevented me from doing it myself, my n ...

Oz
New Contributor
6 replies

I've bought a house and the previous owner didn't put in the door jambs around each door frame for whatever reason. He measured them and left them in ...

Scott59
Newbie
6 replies

I have a number of aluminium Windows. We have painted outside of house and want the window frames to be white. What is the best way to repaint the al ...

rookie8
Newbie
2 replies

Hey guys, Complete newbie here. So I’ve seen some houses use shade cloth mounted On the side of their house from their colorbond fences to their eav ...

Robyhe
Newbie
3 replies

Wanting to replace flyscreen mesh on front security door with tougher aluminium mesh, anyone done this before and if yes please enlighten me on how yo ...

laraxc
New Contributor
9 replies

We have an iron security gate outside our home. Is it possible to add gauze or mesh in some way to turn it into a fly screen?  

petrolhead
Budding Contributor
12 replies

He’s a walk-through of what we have progressed to in the build of this man cave/sleepout/shed garage.

bunlovers
Budding Contributor
1 reply

Ok. So old neighbors put a dumb colourbond fence up so my room HEATS UP ALOT!!! I like my sunlight but also privacy as ol m8 likes to perv in. Iv got ...

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