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Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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Welcome to your Workshop. It is great to have you as a member of the community. We encourage you to say hello and introduce yourself. Please reply t ...

CathD
Super Contributor
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The nights are starting to get colder at our place, which means its time for the annual discussion (fight) about whether the dog can sleep indoors. D ...

EricJ
Frequent Browser
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I wish to locate a microwave adjacent to cooktop hanging from overhead cupboards. The glass splashback prevents securing brackets being installed. To ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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Prolific Workshop member Rylie @LePallet is well known in the Workshop community for his many creative pallet wood projects. You might also remember f ...

LePallet
Experienced Contributor
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A day before I went in for major back surgery I had received a parcel in the mail. A card wishing me all the best fromJason and the workshop community ...

Adam_W
Experienced Contributor
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Gotta' love this dad's dedication to his son's sport. I get the feeling dad likes a bit of a skate too http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-08-12/mega-skat ...

ProjectPete
Valued Contributor
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So I got a little handy over the weekend after a request from my creative #wifey to make a floating planter box for some indoor plants. We're really h ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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An award-winning architect has suggested that the booming popularity of apartment living in Australia over the past decade indicates that living in ho ...

Kanga42
Budding Contributor
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HiMy first request on WS. I have just bought a really nice leather lounge for a steal on "Treeplace"It has a small tear in it which is part of the rea ...

Adam_W
Experienced Contributor
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Well after months of delays due to everything from weather to design changes to me breaking my leg on-site… (yes, still in plaster…) we finally have o ...

MartyH
Valued Contributor
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Anyone built their own mailbox? I'm thinking it would be a fun project. I Googled for some inspiration and there was some strange, amusing and creativ ...

cmstaff
New Contributor
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Are glass tiles suitable for stove splash back.

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager

When the weather is cold it can be hard to find the enthusiasm to tackle a new project, but Workshop members continue to inspire with their creativity ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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Many people have long lists of projects they would love to tackle around the house and garden. We'd love to hear from you about the one project you ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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What do Workshop members like @AndrewJones, @She_Skills, @Kim, @John44, @Wayne, @Shannon, @ProjectPete and @MoonshineBen all have in common? They've ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager

It’s been fantastic to see so many new community members join us in the past month. Welcome to you all and please don’t hesitate to join in the discus ...

Trying
Super Contributor
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Asking for advice here please. Looking to buy a new cordless drill for general household use. Too many choices have left me totally confused. Booked o ...

Mjay
Budding Contributor

The first two boxes I have made.

AnitaH25
Junior Contributor
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I had always loved these wine barrel tables and wanted to try and make my own. I was lucky to get a few wine barrels from a local winery and here are ...

admacp
New Contributor
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Moderator Walter
Moderator

A mate had a short circuit on his Shark Navigator vacuum cleaner. We spent some time trying to get a local electrician to do a board level repair, but ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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It's nearly winter and the temperature is starting to drop, particularly at night. Unfortunately, when the temperature drops, our power bills tend to ...

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Workshop is a friendly place to learn, get ideas and find inspiration for your home improvement projects