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Recycling and Upcycling

Sugar
Established Contributor
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Hi guys, I have some timbers in my shed. They are plywood and pines. Cut pieces. I would like to throw them and clean my shed. Where can I throw them? ...

Diy_Shell
Budding Contributor
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Hi everyone, I have been lucky to inherit 2 cane chairs and a large coffee table that once belonged to my grandparents. They had this furniture before ...

cj_plantlover
New Contributor
6 replies

I was generously given a worm farm and I have been using it to compost almost all of my food scraps for the last year. However it is getting full and ...

Tara86
Super Contributor
11 replies

Finally got sick of my 3 kids dumping their bags, shoes etc at the front door every night! Not to mention the ninja like moves we’d recreate while ent ...

Winnie10
New Contributor
3 replies

Recycled my bedhead using small half rounded dowels cut them to size sanded before applying them to the bedhead. applying the dowels with selleys l ...

missjosie
New Contributor
6 replies

Hi, Yep really newbie! I'd like to build a corner seat with pallets. I'm thinking of using 3 pallets but then what do I use to fix them together? Scr ...

theparlourroom
Junior Contributor
6 replies

I have stripped and sanded back a vintage cedar dresser that was painted white. But there is still paint in the tiny wood “pores”. I don’t want to san ...

Salini
Newbie
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Hi, I am looking for free pallets. I live in Sydney Inner West (Strathfield South). Thanks

lieselroberts
Regular Browser
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Hey everyone! I wanted to share this diy rendered hourglass side table I created. I glued 2x Northcote resin planters with liquid nails, cut out an ...

craftyhopper
Junior Contributor
5 replies

I asked on marketplace if anyone has an old buffet they wanted to sell. A really nice lady reached out and said she had this old unit i could have fo ...

craftyhopper
Junior Contributor
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         A neighbour was throwing this out, so I got it for free!The draws looked like a sad face ☹️ so I covered them with ply for a flush lookT ...

theparlourroom
Junior Contributor
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  Hi helpful people. I’m purchasing a cintage dresser, and plan on removing the paint t, and refinishing the wood. I’m not sure what wood it’s made o ...

prettyliving
Super Contributor
4 replies

Hey workshop team! Here’s a project I recently did for a friend. I started by sanding the entire thing back (inside & out). I used my cordless ryobi f ...

Winnie10
New Contributor
3 replies

I made this coffee table out of a spool. It was a lot of work but I’m so happy with how it turned out.    

DanaR
Junior Contributor
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Flip number 3! A free dusty, cobwebby Tv/entertainment unit. When I sanded the top it revealed a stunning woodwork pattern of what looked like diff ...

lifestylebymari
Budding Contributor
4 replies

In this DIY I have created a table that takes me to Europe. I was inspired by Portugal and Spain architect walls, the mosaic, and the different pat ...

lifestylebymari
Budding Contributor
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Hello Everyone, Here is a coffee table that I have upcycled, found this beauty on Facebook market and thought it had so much potential. I knew I ...

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