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MartinP
New Contributor
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Hi. I have a double sliding glass door with double sliding flyscreen doors. Both flyscreen slides run on the same track. I want to limit how far each ...

markmarshall
Budding Contributor
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Hi All Looking for some advice on how I can address a gap all along one of my sliding doors. There's a gap on the outside between the brick and the ...

amy2
Budding Contributor
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Hi fellow reno's, I am starting on a project. Sanding back flaking paint on window/wardrobe trims. These are the tools am using. Plus have electric ...

KingStreetReno
Experienced Contributor
22 replies

We recently completed phase 1 of our renovation and had most of our house professionally painted. The rooms look completely new apart from the ugly ...

brendan23
New Contributor
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Hi, when I roll my “what was pretty expensive” aluminium flyscreen into the channel, as I push in the spline the flyscreen splits. I’ve tried gentle, ...

bm
Junior Contributor
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Hello Good Morning DIY ersHope you all are well. We have 2 new windows without any mesh and i want to have flyscreens on them. one of the windows has ...

Mike35
New Contributor
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Hi,Our dog damaged one of our living room doors and i am wondering what products / tools people could recommend to get the job done, and any tips on h ...

jfo888
Budding Contributor
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Has anyone made a door for barn door style out of VJ panels ? or something similar ? I need a 2100 x 1800 wide door but the barn doors are solid pine ...

Kimtee05
New Contributor
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   Hello,I have recently moved into a house which is 10years old. When it is windy, 2 large windows in the master bedroom at the front of the house cr ...

Errol
Newbie
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jaga
Junior Contributor
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Hi Everyone, I'm sharing a few different details from renovation projects I've had on the go... As I've said in my previous post, I enjoy the feedback ...

thismodernlove
New Contributor
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Hey all, We have a small sunroom that connects to a laundry room and an a WC. Our pets have currently taken over (a puppy and a kitten) and I occassio ...

Smithrj
Budding Contributor
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Hi, I need to replace an entrance door which is a non-standard size, and so I thought I would have a go at building one from scratch to fit the doorwa ...

DIYMama
New Contributor
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Hi there!We just had new doors installed and have finished the raw timber with Cabots stain and varnish. Now wondering the best way to clean the exces ...

happysohal
New Contributor
4 replies

Hi All, Could anyone please teach me handyman works?I am ready to buy required tools.

Klutz
New Contributor
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Hello, Would anyone be able to tell me what paint (oil-based or water-based) I need for a wooden window sill? How much paint do I need for ~ 1.4m x ...

MelissaM1
New Contributor
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Hi,I am in a rental, and gained permission to hang curtains and remove the revolting verticals. Recent surgery prevented me from doing it myself, my n ...

JRRed
Junior Contributor
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Hi, Recently I had all my internal doors painted white. They were previously painted in classic cream. All my door knobs are brass and cream and I wi ...

Tinyfeather60
Junior Contributor
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Hi guys just wanting some help I have an existing security door that’s needs new wire but I don’t want to put it on with the rubber strip I want to ma ...

Trouper66
New Contributor
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Have a double front door which is becoming hard to close. It seems that the top of the frame is coming off a support beam (refer photos). Seems that t ...

sheila
Occasional Browser
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   hi, how can I make the door knobs stay fixed on the door as unable to tighten it.Cheers sheila

Kim
Established Contributor
3 replies

Here's a simple tip for a front door that jams just enough to be a nuisance, and stops the door from closing smoothly. No need to take the door off ...

Scott59
Newbie
8 replies

I have a number of aluminium Windows. We have painted outside of house and want the window frames to be white. What is the best way to repaint the al ...

amclaughlin09
Budding Contributor
6 replies
May

Hi Everyone, We are currently trying to make our house a little nicer, lots of stuff going on, but one thing that has us stumped is a solution to cove ...