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Top 10 most popular renovation projects

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The Bunnings Workshop community loves a good renovation project. It’s always inspiring to see members transform their homes, whether it's a kitchen, bathroom, laundry or an entire house.


While a reno can be intimidating, costly and time-consuming, we have many experienced renovators in the community who can share their knowledge. You can learn from their experiences, come up with an achievable plan and finish with a brilliant result that fits within your budget. 


Here are the Top 10 most popular renovation projects on Workshop by pageviews: Budget Bunnings laundry renovationBudget Bunnings laundry renovation


1. Budget bathroom, laundry and kitchen refresh by @RohanH 


Wanting to create a more visually appealing and functional home, Rohan sought advice from the Workshop community during this budget home reno. He achieved a fantastic result despite keeping structural changes to a minimum.


2. Budget Bunnings laundry renovation by @prettyliving 


Jess completed this budget-friendly project in just a day, transforming a basic laundry with a standard trough and no storage. The renovation included a new sink, cupboards, tiles and benchtop.


3. Bathroom overhaul from 1950s to modern by @Darren 


Darren transformed a traditional 1950s-era bathroom into a modern oasis that includes a freestanding bath, floor-to-ceiling window, under-tile heating and stylish tiling.  


4. 80s kitchen budget renovation by @ProjectPete 


Completed for less than $1000, this kitchen makeover included new benchtops, sink, tapware and tiled splashback. 80s kitchen budget renovation80s kitchen budget renovation


5. Tiny bathroom reno on small budget by @Darren 


Darren gave this small bathroom a fresh new look for less than $1000. It’s a good example of what paint (and some hard work) can achieve.


6. Laundry transformation by @ProjectPete 


Highlights of this laundry reno include a gorgeous timber benchtop, subway-tile splashback and plenty of storage. 


7. Cottage transformation by @2Belindas 


Experienced renovator Belinda transformed a tired weatherboard into a gorgeous cottage with an exterior makeover and a new kitchen and bathroom.


8. Space-saving drying and laundry storage by @Nkbarfield 


Workshop member Nkbarfield added industrial-look hanging clothes rails and floating cube storage to their laundry in this cost-effective project. Cosmetic kitchen makeoverCosmetic kitchen makeover


9. 1970s kitchen and laundry renovation by @Jason 


A dated 1970s kitchen was converted to an open-plan kitchen and family room, complete with European-style laundry. 


10. Cosmetic kitchen makeover by @diy_hausdesigns 


Rufaro brightened his beige and brown kitchen by painting the splashback and installing sleek brushed gold handles. 


How to renovate your home


Experienced Bunnings Workshop member Adam Woodhams has shared several guides on renovating different parts of your home, including:





More inspiration for your renovation project Luxury D.I.Y. bathroom renovation with bathtubLuxury D.I.Y. bathroom renovation with bathtub

Bunnings Workshop members have shared many other terrific projects, including Mediterranean farmhouse laundry reno by @kendallmacrustic farmhouse kitchen renovation by @helsbren and luxury D.I.Y. bathroom renovation with bathtub by @homeinmelbourne

We also recommend checking out the following collections for more creative ideas:



Also, don't miss the handy renovation tips by expert renovators Belinda Smith and Belinda Mangroo in their member profile stories. Budding interior designer Mariana also shares useful advice on styling your home



Last updated: December 2023


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