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Demo
Junior Contributor
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Starkers_17
Budding Contributor
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This was what started my love of a combination of timber and steel. I built this bar and the stools for a mate. Pretty stoked with how they came up. ...

artbypix
New Contributor
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I have recently got some pallets, i have made an art easel which i stained and seats for the visiting kids from a mix of timbers, not sure what to sea ...

Shelby
Junior Contributor
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I forgot to post these pics, this was my first project a few weeks back, totally unplanned, just drove to town and had an idea so strolled @Bunnings a ...

darylhewston
Super Contributor
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G'day fellow workshoppers, Finally got around to designing, building and installing the new auto door for our girls. I was quiet shocked at the pri ...

MelBrown
Budding Contributor
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So this is my first post. My husband moved out a month ago leaving me with three kids and a heap of half finished DIY projects around the house, some ...

Tara86
Experienced Contributor
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My Partner asked me to build a gate for the side of our house. I haven’t done anything like this before so was a bit stumped over where to start. The ...

ambily
Junior Contributor
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I am sorry that I am asking lot of questions. Anyone made a pavement with a mould or pathmaker? If so is it easy to do so?

pats6182
Junior Contributor
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I have watched the videos on pergola construction, and would like to build a 5x3 unroofed japanese freestanding pergola. I am not very confident in ce ...

twocutekelpies
Budding Contributor
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I got an email last night from Workshop with a few Caravan reno threads so thought I'd add a thread of my own now that I've made a bit of progress on ...

GURPREET
New Contributor
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Can somebody guide me how to make pergola yourself and save money.

MartyH
Valued Contributor
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Between 2006 to 2014, seven per cent of Australian hospitalised injuries were attributed to power tools. A third of injuries were caused by grinders, ...

Caron
Junior Contributor

Still very new to the building/renovating space. My little 1940's cottage needed some privacy - in summer we get amazing sea breezes coming through th ...

beckyboo
Budding Contributor
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Hi, I'm very new to DIY. This will be my first ever project. Last week I bought an old Millard caravan for 500 dollars. I'm unsure of the year and mo ...

Yoda
New Contributor
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I need to make a screen to hide the 2 garbage bins which are out the front against the side fence. Materials such as plastic, bamboo and metal have b ...

Yorky88
Super Contributor
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Here are some bar tables we built recently

aly
Super Contributor
39 replies

With the colder weather approaching I thought it’d be a great project to create a fire pit for outdoor entertaining. I recently saw a fire pit made ou ...

Yorky88
Super Contributor

gippslandhome
Established Contributor
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Hello Community Members, One of our next projects as family will be a sliding gate that will divide the front and a rear section for privacy. I will b ...

AnitaH25
Established Contributor
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I made myself a trough party table and needed some benches to go with it. I can't follow plans, all my projects are made up as I go along. This was ...

stuart22
New Contributor
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Looking for alternatives to a concrete slab for a base to a 3m x 3m metal garden shed.Location makes it difficult to get pre mixed concrete or raw mat ...

gippslandhome
Established Contributor
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Hi everyone, I am just about to start laying gravel or blue rock straight over the top of compacted soil for our driveway. I was wondering what sugg ...

benny
New Contributor
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Hi everyone, I'm Ben. My neighbour asked me to dig a trench down my side of our fence to help with water drainage, I was happy to oblige. He also too ...

PeterT
New Contributor
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I am replacing a rotten plywood floor in my aluminium boat 4.35 metres long. What thickness of marine plywood should I use? Also it has been sugge ...