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Goldy
Budding Contributor
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This is my first painting job it’s my alfresco floor need to repaint. I chipped lose paint with wired brush and scrapper then put degrease ...

Noyade
Junior Contributor

I recently painted (by brush) my corrugated iron roof with the colourbond colour - Woodland Grey.The roof and mushroom head of the air-conditioner wer ...

DIYology
New Contributor
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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 ...

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

ianm
New Contributor
8 replies

Hi everyone, I'm just wondering what people might recommend as a clear, hard, weatherproof finish for outdoor furniture (ie: bench seats, wooden veggi ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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I sprayed our backyard fence on the weekend. We had some old sections of fence which didn't look great, especially near new boards. The spray gun w ...

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 ...

Simon
Junior Contributor
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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 ...

CaroF
New Contributor
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Hi Could someone please advise on the most suitable products to treat and/or paint a new wooden cubby house for our grandchildren? We are buying one f ...

Kellie
Super Contributor
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Looking for advice please. My new apartment has these concrete planters on the courtyard/patio. I'm concerned they look a little unfinished. Do you th ...

McCurdies
New Contributor
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Hi, my husband made me a privacy screen for our patio by using pallets and im going to plant succulents in the pots to hang on the screen and other si ...

AHoy
Experienced Contributor
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Just noticed in a Fairfax article about painting that they recommend that if opened, "clean the rim and place a piece of plastic wrap over the top, th ...

diyhack
New Contributor
3 replies

Hi all, i have a roof strucutre that wasnt primed / undercoated incorrectly and all the paint is flaking off the Galvanised metal. Not sure what to do ...

Joker
Experienced Contributor
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I'm thinking about buying a spray gun to paint our fences, which are a little old and unslightly at the moment. They seem pretty cheap and I hear they ...

SoMuch2Do
Junior Contributor
4 replies

Hi workshoppers, thought I'd share this. Recently our treated pine decking had detioriated over the years, some boards had a shredded appearance and ...

Tom
Budding Contributor
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Any recommendations around painting weatherboards? I'd like a good finish to freshen up the place with a new colour. The house is a 1956 beauty, ...

Dan
Junior Contributor
1 reply

Hey all, Would like to share a few tips on out of a can that I have learnt over the years, most of which are actually on the fine print of the can ...