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ub_268
Budding Contributor
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Does anyone have experience with laminating plywood for use as rafters in pergolas? I have half a dozen 5m lengths of bent 70 by 40 timbers (3x1 1/2 i ...

sarafveale9
Newbie
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Hi I'm Sara, single mum. Have started building a wooden boat sandpit roughly. But haven't finished.so hard. Especially the front corner. Wanted a di ...

trevor_s
New Contributor
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Hi all,I need help. The guttering on the house that I live in now was poorly designed as the surrounding trees drop their leaves and flowers on the d ...

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

darylhewston
Super Contributor
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Hi all, Unfortunately for this project I ran out of treated pine timber so I had to buy new. Fortunately, everything else is recycled. Let me take y ...

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 ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager

A pergola can help make an outdoor entertainment area something really special. A pergola can help define your outdoor space. More importantly, co ...

petrolhead
Budding Contributor

Bali hut and pond in the garden

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

hadi
Budding Contributor
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Hi all, I've been planning to build a low profile deck for about 4 months now. Been trying to discover what's envolved and how I can build it. Curren ...

bazz27
Frequent Browser
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Hi Everyone, I just found this site last night and I love this idea! I am very much a begginer in the DIY world but want to do something with my hands ...

DesRigby
New Contributor
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We are thrilled with our new BBQ Workbench. It was a simple project for my partner Carol. It was assembled using Racking and a beautiful Bamboo Timber ...

maddy
New Contributor
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Hi, I'm building a sleeper letter box, I don't have any power tools but I want to know how to actually get the letter box part in the sleeper, its kin ...

reno_01
Budding Contributor
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Porch to be rendered. What products are available for a novice. I believe that there a re products now that correct themselves, is this true? What ...

Tara86
Established Contributor
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Firstly I’d like to thank @Yorky88 for your helpful advice answering my long list of questions!! Plus all the other posts showing their DIY Cubby’s - ...

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 ...

Monument
Budding Contributor
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Still awaiting hip replacement but with the warmer weather I have been more determined to to get some things done despite limitations. First order was ...

Bekkaj
Budding Contributor
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First time I'm building something. Can someone tell what the best way to build this is please.

jennyweston
Newbie
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I had an old pantry cupboard that had the back coming off after I moved to the hills. I removed the rear and cut out the side of each shelf for the ch ...

aplas1987
Budding Contributor
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Hi Everyone, My first time posting here; my partner and I are looking at extending the fencing around our whole deck to stop the dogs from runining ...

aplas1987
Budding Contributor
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Hi all, Our outdoor lights appear to have come off the walls (they are old). I am wondering how easy it is to put them back on? We are also looking to ...

Yorky88
Super Contributor
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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.

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 ...