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Topics with Label: Decking and Paving

Trying
Super Contributor
34 replies

Hi people, about to build a new deck approx. 5 mts x 2.5 mts attached to my "she-shed". I'm loving the idea of low maintenance 10 yr warranty product ...

Kate23
Budding Contributor
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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 ...

marc_s
New Contributor
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Hi all, I’m half way through my backyard deck project and pretty happy with how it is turned out so far. As with all DIY projects have learnt a tonne ...

shayden06
Budding Browser
3 replies

A small project I completed for my sister. Everything was brought from Bunnings.

r23on
Experienced Contributor

I Built this patio some 16 years ago and like all things they become tired and need some cleaning up and bit of maintenanceI planted an apple tree nex ...

Harv
Junior Contributor
37 replies
May

I am building a low level deck and I’m restricted with hight so I’m using 140x45 H3 treated pine bearers,I put my posts in at 1.8mt spacings the deck ...

swynne
New Contributor
9 replies
May

We bought a Cement Grey and Black Machu Fire Pit and decided we wanted to have it on our deck. To avoid fire risk and damage to decking, we placed it ...

EmmaBourke
New Contributor
19 replies

Hi All, I am currently in the process of planning my deck and would like to know what peoples opinions are on compsite decking. What brand did you use ...

ProjectPete
Valued Contributor
6 replies

We're thinking about using some "grasscrete" to add some new texture to a sitting area we're planning for the new place - it'll be surrounded in plant ...

mrbean
New Contributor
2 replies

Hi, The cement area behind the house has a semi unseless drain that collects the water and mud. Any ideas how to stop it blocking with mud as shown i ...

Kellie
Super Contributor
12 replies

I'm getting excited about my new apartment, which should only be a few months away from being complete. I'm not sure what kind of view I'm going to ha ...

BIM_Engineer
Valued Contributor
13 replies

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

Hacko
Budding Browser
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how do you remove BBQ grease stains from ekodeck ( grey colour)

Harv
Junior Contributor
5 replies

what are people’s thoughts on weather to oil or stain a new treated pine deck,I was going to oil but reading a few forums I am leaning towards stain n ...

Harv
Junior Contributor
2 replies

I’m building a deck and have been using treated pine so far I have been coatings my cuts with a protective spray on joists and bearers,now I am on to ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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It's the first day of summer tomorrow, and the festive season is just around the corner. Hopefully that also means holidays, and lots of entertaining ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
26 replies

Hi all, I thought I'd share my current deck renewal project. The deck is around 10 years old and was looking pretty shabby. The timber is merbau but ...

raymao268
Budding Contributor
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I have been thinking of upgrade my backyard entertainment area and build a outdoor BBQ kitchen for quite some time, last year I finally decided to put ...

jaga
Junior Contributor
13 replies

Hi again, My wife and I recently welcomed a new baby (our second), which highlighted to us that our current front door, wasn't particularly safe.. ie ...

Simon
Junior Contributor
1 reply

Hi everyone, If you are 'uming and ahhing' over whether or not its worth the time and money saving that piece of outdoor furniture before summer hits ...

DIY_Dan
Budding Contributor
13 replies

Hi Workshoppers, I thought my deck experience might prove a handy reference for many on here. Our deck was about 5 years old and ready for re-oiling - ...

Adam_W
Experienced Contributor
5 replies

Hi all,Well, after a few hassles we've finished stage one of our timber-free deck around our pool.Frame is pre-fab steel from SteelDeck and the deck i ...

Harv
Junior Contributor
4 replies

Im fixing ledger board to a load bearing brick wall for a deck how far apart should the anchors be apart the local hardware bloke told me 800mm apart ...

kel
Experienced Contributor
1 reply

A few years ago i decided to build in one end of the veranda,i had acquired some free old aluminium windows and some builders 4x2 rejects and i was ...