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nuwa
Budding Contributor
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I had a fully paved backyard and I've taken most of them off because I want green. I'm thinking of making a raised garden bed in one slot and trying ...

Crash76
Budding Contributor
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Hi, i have a retaining wall, thats more of a plantar box, that i need to build in front of my deck. Its 600mm high by about 5.4m long, and will be 1m ...

Adam_W
Super Contributor
14 replies

Hi all, been a busy week or so getting this garden 'built'. It'll be a work in progress as I add lower plantings but for now... Murraya hedge about ...

msmeme
New Contributor
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Hi everyone, I need some advice please. I live in a newly built house and my attempts to come up with an undercover eating area outside, are failing ...

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 ...

Allan72
Junior Contributor
19 replies

Hello everyone, Having recently completed the west side access of my house it’s now time to turn my attention to the east. I’ve included a quick sketc ...

Brendon_B
New Contributor
2 replies

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 ...

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 ...

weekenddiyer
Budding Contributor
4 replies

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
6 replies

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 ...

rohitbarnwal
New Contributor
3 replies

Hi, I am looking for root barier for my house slab. It's for one side and backyard. Kindly let me know option for that. I have highlighted the side an ...

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
2 replies

I loved having a cubby house as a kid growing up. I wanted my kids to have the same fun with a cubby house as I remember, so decided to make it a lit ...

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 ...

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 ...

Adam_W
Super Contributor

As a horticulturist one of the most common questions I'm asked is... "My plant has little black ants running all over it. How do I get rid of them?"Th ...

unawarek
New Contributor
6 replies

We currently have a side yard that the previous owner filled with rocks and plants. It looks pretty untidy, and the rocks are falling down the side in ...

sandymandy
New Contributor
6 replies

Hi all, I make concrete planters as a hobby and soon opening my Etsy store to turn passion into money making business. I would like to diversify my of ...

shayden06
Budding Browser
16 replies

A small project I completed for my sister. Everything was brought from Bunnings.

MrsBoyfriend
Newbie
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We are planning on building a picket fence to replace our old cyclone wire one. We are wanting to do a 1m high fence with 900mm pickets. I've read tha ...

woodalwaysworks
Established Contributor
5 replies

Hints, Tips, Advice. PleaseLooking into putting up a Brushwood fence and wondered if anyone out there had done it before??main questions was with the ...

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