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TracyT123
Just Starting Out
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I just bought a new little house and it has an old kitchen (I think it is about 20 years old). It's been an air bnb and I'm going to keep using it as ...

Renowayoflife
Becoming a Leader
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We started renovating our home 2 years ago, and as most of you can probably appreciate, when you’re doing most of the work yourselves, then, things mo ...

lcam2094
Finding My Feet
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hi there we have existing bunnings timber bench tops which are pre-stained a dark colour. I would like to know if it’s possible to sand these back t ...

Wendy241
Just Starting Out
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Hi I would like some advice for a novice on a budget.. doing a house up to sell. I would like to update the beige and yellow tiled backsplash, prefe ...

natcosgriff
Just Starting Out
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Hoping I could get some ideas of what I could put over the concrete to make benches look new or paint ideas? Also if anyone knows of a kitchen or h ...

curlyfox
Getting Established
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Hi all. I have ugly brown laminate bench face and kitchen cupboards inherited from previous owner who had 90s taste. I would like to cover with panels ...

sherry59
Just Starting Out
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Hi everyone, I just joined the community as I recently bought a house which needs a bit of TLC . I can't afford to pay for every single tasks that ne ...

margoburl
Finding My Feet
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I am planning to seal my heaves timber bench tops as soon as they come and then sealing cut surfaces as they are done. This is to avoid accidental sta ...

jn119
Just Starting Out
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  We have started to paint our kitchen splashback using the Dulux Renovator Range. We followed the prep steps but unfortunately it appears we didn’t ...

AnneDyson
Just Starting Out
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Hi! We're owner-builders doing as much DIY of our reno as possible. Our home has been restumped and 19mm yellow-tongue placed through most. Above this ...

oneteaspoon
Growing in Experience
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This is my fridge gap and I’m looking at getting a new fridge. The gap is small and the fridges I’m looking are taller than the gap. I have removed ...

Ibreakthings
Getting Established
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Hey Everyone, like to check best way to sand routed wood (marked area)and keep the details. I am afraid of losing or inconsistent details/curve. Can i ...

Madiy
Just Starting Out
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Hi BrainsTrust, Recently bought a house and it is in desperate need of a face lift. We’re wanting to remove this decorative wooden arch way to open u ...

Dave-1
Home Improvement Guru
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This is an old Kitchen rebuild project from 2009 I have Ummed and ahhed about posting it as the photo quality isnt the best. But decided if it helps s ...

Sugar
Having an Impact
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Hi folks, We are wanting to do some work on our kitchen. Following are the things we would like to do. This is going to be one at a time. A. Changin ...

Edgar
Growing in Experience
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I am replacing my kitchen benches with Kaboodle 2400 x 600 x 36mm Hevea Timber Benchtops. I will need to cut it to size myself as the lead time for sp ...

Dogs2016
Just Starting Out
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Hi guys, I want to paint / refresh old kitchen laminate cabinets, how easy is this? More importantly, how does it look when finished? and how many co ...

Briseida
Just Starting Out
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Hi everyone. I need some help on how to fix an empty space between oven and cabinet. I replaced the existing buil-in, with a new one and it wasnt poss ...

Vinnierose1
Finding My Feet
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We created this weird space in our tiny kitchen because we needed to create more storage when we put in a dishwasher. The material is the same as th ...

Kelli-H
Getting Established
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We are revamping our pantry and wanting to remove the slate flooring. Is this something we can do ourselves, or is it best to hire a professional for ...

tashstewy-2219
Finding My Feet
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I’m wondering what your thoughts are on laminate painting? I can afford new cupboards but am desperate for a refresh in my kitchen. I’m worried I’ll b ...

Carmel1955
Having an Impact
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Epoxy resin coated timber kitchen cupboards Hello again... Cupboards had originally been painted with a gloss white. I have been experimenting with e ...

ezzie
Growing in Experience
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Holy mackerel guys, I've been at this for ages and it's got me stumped. I've also got a raging lurking which isn't helping. All measurements are equal ...

FrankA
Getting Established
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Hi All! I currently have slate tiles in the kitchen and am trying to replace with floating hybrid boards.I was removing the last of the slate tiles in ...