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Kiwifr33
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a month ago

We're in a fire zone as well, and if they took any notice of grass fires, the new burbs would be too! That said, it’s common as muck here in brick ven ...

Kiwifr33
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a month ago

Or in skips wherever they’re slapping on a new suburb near you...

Kiwifr33
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October 2018

Thanks @greygardener, had a little setback during the week when 10cm of water ran through the garage (where the resdymix was sitting on the floor). On ...

Kiwifr33
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October 2018

Thanks @Jason, I don’t know what it was doing either!

Kiwifr33
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October 2018

I’d like to add a couple more photos but it seems to be restricting me to two..? Jason? Jaaaasssoon!!!EDIT: it let me have more if I dropped from larg ...

Kiwifr33
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October 2018

I can only repeat keeping the mowing height high - we do ours on the top two settings on the mower and our lawn is mostly green through summer long af ...

Kiwifr33
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So a while ago the other half may have stolen a nice rose cutting from the nursery. In her defense, it was from their garden, not from a plant that wa ...

Kiwifr33
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September 2018

Co-opt them. Buy 'Edible Weeds of Melbourne' and in no time what were once weeds become salad greens. There are very few common weeds that you can’t e ...

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JustJim
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March

So I used a flap disk on an angle grinder and contoured the sitting surface, rounded over the edges of the legs, especially along the bottom to try to ...

Community Manager Jason
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October 2018

No worries. Feel free to reach out anytime you need a hand with anything @Kiwifr33. By the way, you might get some tips from keen woodworker @Wayne ...

Wayne
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I had limited space to find a home for my new gas BBQ Grille so I decided to build a dedicated decorative Arbor for it.After searching the internet fo ...

Community Manager Jason
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September 2018

My marriage nearly ended after an afternoon spent trying to put a round trampoline together. Hours later with the circular steel frame still not conne ...

Fitzie
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As a Carpenter's daughter I was brought up with wood shavings in my hair and the perfume of fresh wood... Spent many hours just watching my Dad chisel ...

Wayne
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I have a few of these storage containers for screws and small parts, I decided to make a trolley that holds 8 of them for easier access.I had the mela ...

Joker
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April 2016

Another good one: Put electrical tape on a drill bit to avoid drilling all the way through a piece of timber.

LukeBrowning
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April 2016

One for the gardeners: try spraying weeds with white vinegar instead of nasty chemicals.

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Kiwifr33
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a month ago

Or in skips wherever they’re slapping on a new suburb near you...

Kiwifr33
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October 2018

Thanks @greygardener, had a little setback during the week when 10cm of water ran through the garage (where the resdymix was sitting on the floor). On ...

Kiwifr33
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4 replies
October 2018

I can only repeat keeping the mowing height high - we do ours on the top two settings on the mower and our lawn is mostly green through summer long af ...

Kiwifr33
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6 replies

So a while ago the other half may have stolen a nice rose cutting from the nursery. In her defense, it was from their garden, not from a plant that wa ...

Kiwifr33
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4 replies
September 2018

Co-opt them. Buy 'Edible Weeds of Melbourne' and in no time what were once weeds become salad greens. There are very few common weeds that you can’t e ...

Kiwifr33
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September 2018

Still not finished, but bench related: whipped up a crosscut sled, added a mitre sled that attaches.

Kiwifr33
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September 2018

But wait! There’s more...Eastern endWestern end

Kiwifr33
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September 2018

Ahh, but have they been programmed to argue with each other about the instructions or beat the chair against a wall if it doesn't fit together properl ...

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