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BrettBuilt
Budding Contributor
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Hi all, new to this group, but wanted a place to consolidate all the info, photos and our "trials and tribulations" related to our slowly progressing ...

Sarma1
New Contributor
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lookig for ideas / drawings for childrens toys , have a grand child due in two weeks and want to make something! any suggestions?

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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As I'm nearing the end of our backyard games room project, I had an eclectic assortment of items in my basket during my long weekend trip to Bunnings. ...

ProjectPete
Valued Contributor
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For those that are interested I'm going to post updates of my double storey build to this thread. I've already started other threads about specific t ...

coirkah
New Contributor
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can someone tell me why half my box of ceiling nails only work in my flooring boards? the other type work great for the ceiling but the rest are obvio ...

BIM_Engineer
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With The rest of Australia set to follow Perths Boom-Bust-Rebound Building CycleRenovation Boom Hits Historic high Sealing -2018- 2019 as year of the ...

mpaget
New Contributor
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Hi all, I'm currently making a trampoline hanging bed but am at a loss as to how I join ropes to tree. Their will be 8 separate ropes making a cone sh ...

BIM_Engineer
Valued Contributor
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Siteworks and footings are the first stage of your buildI thought I'd share some of the new building photos, data and processesIts great for linking i ...

BIM_Engineer
Valued Contributor

WA home construction falls to lowest level on recordNow's a Great time to consider Building or Renovating in Perth I will be sharing a few up coming p ...

Adam_W
Super 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 ...

Hansi
Junior Contributor
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Hi Can Bunnings' fence paling be used to clad an old fibro house? I would not remove the fibro but clad directly onto it. Is there any reason why fenc ...

Bear60
Budding Browser
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Hi all I just recieved a quote to fit 12 panels and a converter for $9500 is that to much I have 10 cooling of days everybody says I am being taken to ...

RohanH
Budding Contributor
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Hi everyone, I'm hoping to get some ideas for how to update a bathroom/laundry/kitchen space. I'm living in here at the moment but it may be rented o ...

dannii
New Contributor
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Hi guys I'm new to this workshop so still working things out where to go who to ask for advice etc but I live in a fully bricked home bricked througho ...

mscully
Occasional Browser
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Hi there, I’m very new to this group . Hoping to get some advice from personal experiences . We need to liven up and modernise our 19yr old brick hom ...

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 ...

Adam_W
Super Contributor
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Hi team,We are finally about to embark on the next stage of our renovations & I need to order some F14 100x100mm hardwood posts. Fair enough…What I ra ...

Carol_Prime
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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 ...

Pappy
Newbie
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Recently purchased a house /double garage, concrete brickwork on the southern boundary, showing water damage to inside gib lining, as yet not exposed ...

jtrabona
Budding Browser
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In the drying out of the current drought, I've noticed cracks in the plaster due to movement. I went under the house, and the floor piers are good, ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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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 ...

Poppop
Established Contributor

I thought I'd put up some photos and brief instructions to help you make a sturdy blackboard/ painting easel. Here's what you'll need. 3 x 100mm x 1. ...