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MYC
Budding Contributor
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Our front door recently has inside door handle knob not ab lkk e to turn to eject the lock button, when we want to get out of the house. Had to strug ...

Erwin
New Contributor
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Hi everyone. Complete newbie here and not very handy. How do I prevent the pets from accessing through this door? The latch or similar will have to ...

DanaR
Junior Contributor
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A free outdated, tv cabinet on Marketplace turned out to be a stained, hacked, article board mess! Those doors though -WOW! Original possom paintings ...

JamieK
New Contributor
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Is there a easy way to fix the broken clip from the rod connection that opens and closes the venetian blinds? Picture 3 is unbroken and Pics 1 & 2 ar ...

homediyguy
New Contributor
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Hi all, First time posting here and hoping to gather some guidance and advice from all of you. Recently bought a house and decided to renovate a bed ...

achandra100
Budding Contributor
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My internal doors have a door strike plate that sticks out alot and causes injuries when walking past. Is there something that can be put on top to cu ...

Khan_Saab
Budding Browser
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Hi All, We are in the process of installing a new french door in our study and looking for a product to varnish the door, it’s a maple veneer door a ...

joshhillnz
Budding Browser
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                         Had fun on this project. Circa 50’s house tearing apart 5 wallpapers and repainting and new blinds. Total 3 room ...

Dreamymoon
Budding Contributor
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My windows have cold breezes which come through. I don’t want to buy the sealing kit as I have no hair dryer. What could I use?

Tensy
New Contributor
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Hi there, I made a stained glass panel for my toilet window, and now I want to build a wooden frame for it, so that 1) it will be stuck in the window ...

Ronb1949
New Contributor
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A hollow-core internal door was jamming in the frame on the latch side at the top. It looked as if the door was out of vertical so I recessed the top ...

Dubya
New Contributor
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The installation instructions for the Gainsborough Classic Set show the (2) Fixing Plates are separate from the (7) Knobs and (8) Rosettes. However e ...

Pooja1
Budding Browser
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I need to replace my old windows fly screens frames. Can someone help me out how to make and replace them. Thank you.

aetherah
Budding Browser
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Hi, I was wondering if I could get some advice on what would be the best way to go about filling in this gap where the corner of the wall meets the wi ...

AuntyAnne
New Contributor
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I would like to ask if there is a way to repair the heavy scratches on my window sill. They are low and have been scratched by my dogs who no longer a ...

NikiT
New Contributor
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Hi experts, I’m looking for a few opinions before I install locks to my sliding doors. What tools do I need from scratch, the steps, and whether I can ...

C-co
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  My old window frame damaged. the frame of windows cracked from the center.I wonder how to do fix for!? Or Are It able to be fix that parts and I wo ...

Louise11
New Contributor
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Hi there, looking to purchase the below curtain rod but unsure what I’ll need to install it? In terms of tools and fixtures? It states that the set ...

woodsy42
New Contributor
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Hi I am looking to install a barn door in the space Above. Replacing the hinged door (infornt) as it currently opens outward and into the way of the b ...

Bluetooth
Established Contributor
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The creative ideas on this forum are terrific!! Here's a design/construction problem I had a builder close in this mezzanine, so that we could have a ...

terrywang
Junior Contributor
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The entry door is timber, pretty old (classic), it lasted pretty well for the past few years. It's facing west so received a lot of love from nature ( ...

newbie25
Junior Contributor
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Hi all, i have this walkin wardrobe which is an eye sore to look at. I want to put a barn door here, but the problem is the weird measurement. Its 218 ...

charlie3
New Contributor
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Hi everyone I just bought a house and am new to DIY (usually stands for destroy it yourself for me) so hoping for some advice. We have a built-in ward ...

bilcruise
Established Contributor
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Looking for an advice on how to fix this crack on my door. Pretty sure I have seen a filler product ads somewhere that is easy to use to fill the crac ...