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0mfg33kette
Budding Contributor
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Hi Folks,I've been commissioned by my sister in law to be to make an alternative wedding guestbook for their wedding in October.I have made one of the ...

Moosdad
New Contributor
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Hi guys this is my first ever post. My wife and I brought our first home and we have started to prepare for paint. We have come across some problems w ...

paulcherian
Newbie
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how can i remove all sticker glue from the walls and ceilings before painting

hannah
New Contributor
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Hi all, We are currently renovating our 1960s brick home. We are situated pretty close to the beach so we are going for a coastal / Swedish vibe. ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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It's not always easy to get stuck into home improvement projects in a busy normal weekend, but the Easter break can present a good opportunity to get ...

Jerryattrick
Newbie
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Beware of the use of silicone for everything on an exterior surface. Use only where you do not need to paint, even in the future as paint will not sti ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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MikeBenstead
Junior Contributor
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Yesterday we started renovating our "new" home on a shoestring budget Watch this space for "before" and "after" shots (coming soon) * planning, budg ...

ProjectPete
Valued Contributor
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Previously I've applied sealant to my walls (new house) then hand sanded it with one of these on a stick... Problem is it's very manual and boring ...

paintmyproperty
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I often get asked, how do you get a professional finish on doors?We then proceed to explain that you have 2 options currently on the market regarding ...

ianm
New Contributor
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Hi everyone, I'm just wondering what people might recommend as a clear, hard, weatherproof finish for outdoor furniture (ie: bench seats, wooden veggi ...

RenoQueen
Super Contributor
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Australian government research has found the world's ugliest colour. Apparently the research was done to find out what colour cigarette packets s ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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It's the first day of summer tomorrow, and the festive season is just around the corner. Hopefully that also means holidays, and lots of entertaining ...

Simon
Junior Contributor
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Hi everyone, If you are 'uming and ahhing' over whether or not its worth the time and money saving that piece of outdoor furniture before summer hits ...

CaroF
New Contributor
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Hi Could someone please advise on the most suitable products to treat and/or paint a new wooden cubby house for our grandchildren? We are buying one f ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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Workshop community update #79 Hi all, The Workshop team has been getting stuck into renovation work recently. We’re really excited that we will be ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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JanBRH
New Contributor
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Several coastal shabby chic techniques have been used on these tables ▪dry brush layer of colours on top▪chalk wash and ragged wiped base▪sand paper ...