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Yorky88
Super Contributor
22 replies

I just decided on a whim to build my boys a cubby house on the weekend and I just wanted see what other people have done. If you have built a cubby ...

Connie9
Budding Browser
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I want to add suntuff roofing to my outdoor gazebo area.

darylhewston
Super Contributor
27 replies

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 ...

Matto
Budding Browser
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Who can I speak to at Bunnings Rydalmere about the best timber to use to build an external timber gate? Do they have tongue and groove timber that wou ...

Tara86
Established Contributor
7 replies

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 ...

Fuzzoffury
New Contributor
6 replies

Hi I am new to workshop and need help finding a small to medium qualities of standard size bricks with the three holes in them. I will be using them ...

baza
Budding Contributor
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Just wondering if anyone has a easy conversion table for square meters to Linear meters please? We have overall 57.455 sq mts of decking area so we ar ...

paulmp
Budding Contributor
10 replies

Hey All, My first post here... just after some advice or recommendations. We're moving into a rental this week, the house is great but there is no pat ...

bomba
Newbie
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Wanting to know how hard would it be to do a decking myself and what would be the easiest way of doing.

LePallet
Super Contributor
8 replies

Here are some before and after shots of our backyard. Like always with owning a first home, we only then realised how long it takes to do things to t ...

maknilsin
Experienced Contributor
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Hi everybody! Some of you may know that I've been hard at work for months on my Backyard Makeover. After what has been an ordeal, (I promise to upd ...

David61
New Contributor
4 replies

I've started on a tree house for the the grandkids. Now with summer coming on, I'm wanting to add some shade, although the trees are doing a lot of th ...

danieltheman
Frequent Browser
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Built a patio. Never built anything in my life... Fire on patio Burnt roof and floor I'm so proud I can build stuff

DIYology
New Contributor
3 replies

I made this some time ago using pallets. It’s so rewarding to see the look on people’s faces when they realised they are sitting on furniture you ...

Ricochetjon
New Contributor
3 replies

I want to fix an out door number to my brick fence?

BIM_Engineer
Valued Contributor
17 replies

A few members have asked specific questions about Timber Decks I hope these additional resources and tools provide useful information in your endeavou ...

MitchellM
Experienced Contributor

Work Boots are gloves to our feet, they protect us when we're doing projects around the home and can last from a few months to many years if treated ...

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 ...

dgmcreative
Budding Contributor
16 replies

Hi Guys First time post so please go easy on me, I have just purchased a 3 bedroom house with a large sloping front garden and a smallish flat rear ...

razor
New Contributor
5 replies

i would like some advice on the best way to sand paint chips on my weather boards before i paint the whole house

Noyade
Junior Contributor

Early post-WWII house/front fence - not a lotta love went into its construction. Probably too much celebration at the time.The front fence was traditi ...

Vera
Junior Contributor
16 replies

Hi All, I would be happy to hear some suggestions how to build a new railing on a balcony that is at the level of about 400 mm of the ground. The flo ...

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 ...

David1
Budding Contributor
2 replies

Hi I'm hoping that someone can give me a a material list so I can make a free standing gazebo please it will be 3 meters long 2.4 meters wide and have ...