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ProjectPete
Valued Contributor
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I'm planning a workbench/space in the garage of my new home. I have about 3.7 x 0.8m space to work with in the 'Store'. I also have raised 31 course c ...

Tara86
Established Contributor
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Hi everyone - as my love and interest in DIY continues to grow I found I needed an adequate area to accommodate this. I needed decent storage and a po ...

Trusted Supplier Loctite
Trusted Supplier
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Kintsuglue is a new moldable putty that can be used to repair, reconstruct, enhance and protect. The putty has many applications, including repairing ...

hbye
New Contributor
7 replies

I am attempting to extend the height of my colourbond fence and have purchased the extension posts, the extension panels and the capping post with the ...

Bizebod
Junior Contributor
18 replies

I am looking for an inexpensive, safe and useful table saw to make my little projects both easier to repeat and complete. i didn't want to spend more ...

ProjectPete
Valued Contributor
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Hi guys, I've got a decent range of tools including both battery and corded models. I'm just chasing people's feedback on which tools they have in whi ...

KC
New Contributor
3 replies

My Mum and I are tackling some reno’s on cute 70’s duplex pair (with pro help) but are very keen to do a fair bit of DIY in home & garden where we can ...

JustJim
Budding Contributor
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I'm Jim and I'm new here. Very new. First posting new! I'm retired and keen to get back into woodworking. I recently bought a house in Warrn ...

Dallas_Mc
Budding Contributor
11 replies

Hi all, I'd like to share a project that I'd been thinking about doing for ages, but always found an excuse not to. I was either too busy or too la ...

Kiwifr33
Established Contributor
12 replies

Legs and rails. Rails are dovetailed / lapped flush with the legs. Top left is the first half of the laminated top. Everything is recycled. Cuttin ...

Kiwifr33
Established Contributor
21 replies

Some people go away for their holidays... and then there’s me, who takes four weeks leave to build shed.There was sort of a plan - a couple of drawing ...

Vadar
Occasional Browser
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what is the best tool to cut perspex?

Fitzie
Regular Browser
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As a Carpenter's daughter I was brought up with wood shavings in my hair and the perfume of fresh wood... Spent many hours just watching my Dad chisel ...

Yorky88
Super Contributor

I had a request from a camp that has booked th campsite that I manage. They would like a lectern. So of course I was happy to ablige Here are some pi ...

Kate23
Budding Contributor
10 replies

For my first post I thought I'd share our current garden project. Our backyard has lots of lovely trees but it gets a lot of shade and we have an ener ...

lalla
Newbie
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I have a large red brick wall on my boundary which is the neighbours' outer wall of an room extension. It is huge, 8m long x 4m high. It acts as a ...

Tara86
Established Contributor
10 replies

Hey Everyone - hoping I could get some advice on which would be best suited (also cost friendly) for cleaning up and also decreasing the amount of dus ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
33 replies

Hi everyone, Whether it's a cherished lesson passed on from one generation to the next, a throwaway line from a mate, or something you've personally ...

BIM_Engineer
Valued Contributor

Called into my local Hardware store to pick up some Pryda brackets where I was happy to assist/provide Engineering Bim Details, info & Data to the sho ...

Isobel
Valued Contributor
6 replies

I thought I would give the HydroGarden a go over winter. It's a small all-in-one hydroponic growing kit with a built in lamp. I popped basil seeds int ...

Isobel
Valued Contributor

Love this idea of using smart tags and smart containers to let you know when food is approaching its expiry! Hope they become more affordable and wide ...

Monument
Budding Contributor
1 reply

Back in May in response to a post by Tara86 and an amazing example of a workspace I posted a photo (see the 1st photo in this post) of my work area in ...

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