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Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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Our latest Workshop poll asks whether you have solar panels on the roof of your house. Whether used for electricity generation or hot water, a grow ...

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 ...

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 ...

dani2526
Junior Contributor
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Hi everyone I was hoping for some wiring helpwith my auto chicken door please. I have copied my plans from another post on this page by Darryl. I h ...

petrolhead
Budding Contributor

Bali hut and pond in the garden

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 ...

TonyJ
Budding Contributor
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Hi all, We are installing 16 extra solar panels on our roof and adding battery storage. The battery is a 1.2KW Lithium Iron Phosphate with 10 yea ...

AHoy
Experienced Contributor
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Thinking about getting this - seems like a very quick and easy solution to home security. We've been burgled once before, with the offender crowbaring ...

Monument
Budding Contributor
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Was considering getting one of these for the gate side of the house which is in darkness both on approach and exit. They only cost about $30 and there ...

donkeybrothers
New Contributor
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I've seen those fancy code locks that don't require a key are becoming more popular. They are a great idea. I'm keen to install one for our backyard s ...

achoy
New Contributor
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I had a pressure cleaner for over a year. Last week was the first time I assemble it and try to use it. The power is on and water hose fitted to the ...

Ben
Established Contributor
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I love the thrill of putting up Festive Lights and turning them on for that very first night. The kids love helping, and the joy in their faces when t ...

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 ...

AHoy
Experienced Contributor
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I'm getting a bit of pressure from the kids to put up some Christmas lights this year. It's becoming a bigger thing in the neighbourhood. We have a te ...

darylhewston
Super Contributor
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Hi all, I have completed my new set of draws for the back of the ute and I can't believe I didn't take one single photo during the build. I think I w ...

Goldmember
Experienced Contributor
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For those that don't have room for a home cinema in your house, what about a backyard cinema? Be great fun in summer. Here's one option called HandiT ...