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dowd_hardware
Growing in Experience
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I never can get my head around these things.Thinking of using Archibeam steel bearers for my deck but not sure on the spacing. (with wood bearers it's ...

Megasaurus
Just Starting Out
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We are quite limited for space in our outdoor area/backyard, so I built a sandpit under our existing deck for our toddler to play in. The cover is mad ...

yeahboo
Growing in Experience
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Hello everyone, I'm trying to build a deck in our alfresco. At this point, it's still on the planning stage. I've seen a few posts here and there on ...

Mandla
Community Newcomer

Hi Everyone Undertaking a 1.8m colorbond fencing project and need some pointers on the following aspects 1. The Bunnings trim deck infill sheets a ...

IronStan001
Having an Impact
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I have an alfresco area which I'd like to deck. The joists (Green lines) will most probably fix straight into the concrete and ideally, I'd like to g ...

LaCasaDIY
Having an Impact
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A facade to match our very popular Mediterranean inspired renovation project on Bunnings Workshop.
Planter boxes and walkway from fence to porch was c ...

vbrett
Just Starting Out
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How can I protect H3.2 pine that will be used for garden boxing?

Carlvin
Just Starting Out
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Hi, I'm building a low deck soon. The design basically is to have a 2-45x140mm bearer with a post base at every 1300mm centre to centre. Footing dim ...

bthederan
Building a Reputation
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Frontyard Timber Steps and garden makeover. Relatively steep slope, was difficult to mow lawn. Had quotes for concrete steps which were astronomical. ...

Ricardo1960
Just Starting Out
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hi all, I am building a pergola with a colorbond roof sheets, I am planning to use rafters 140 x 45. What would be the recommended spacing, the area t ...

AJ-DIYer
Building a Reputation
22 replies

Hi I am thinking of setting up multiple matrix screens next to each other that sit on top of my deck to add some privacy, more likely to go with this ...

AJ-DIYer
Building a Reputation
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Hi I'm planning to lay stone paver in a square area similar to the photo below. Some questions: Whay sort of paver type is this exactly? Stone, proce ...

diy_hausdesigns
Amassing an Audience
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Project was to build and install a pergola by attaching it to the existing fence uprights and the fascia (through to the roof rafters) of the house. B ...

MarkL
Just Starting Out
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I want to build a low Deck across my garden, will be on the substrate, can I lay straight on? Do I need to concrete posts in for framing or will it be ...

manimpl
Finding My Feet
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  Hi team, I am trying to attach pergola joist on the existing alfresco area with 140x45mm timber. What is the best way to do it? Need some help o ...

shahab
Growing in Experience
17 replies

I have moved into a new house with colorbond fencing around it. I hate the looks of colorbond fences and I want to cover it up without having to pull ...

Mos
Just Starting Out
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Hi All, I am planning to install modular decking on the alfresco. The issue is, there are 5 weep holes that are approximately 100-110 mm from the fl ...

batrambo
Just Starting Out
5 replies

Hello experts, We recently purchased a house which has a undercover patio. There is a brick veneer supporting column that has been rendered. We're not ...

MorryM
Just Starting Out
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I've been tasked with building an 8 seater outdoor dining table for my daughter, I have no specific experience with this beyond some general woodwork/ ...

Oreoprojects
Having an Impact
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Built fortified deck for spa 4m x 3m. Installed overhead patio cover over spa. Built secondary relaxation deck next to spa. My dog Oreo was my buildin ...

AJ-DIYer
Building a Reputation
16 replies

Hi I'm trying to Build a structure to hang the fence panel below, thinking of setting up a few posts, run some horizontal timbre between the posts t ...

lhlifestyle
Getting Established
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DIY front yard landscaping and letterbox for our new property.StepsStep 1 Started with a dirt patch and a trailer load of road base from a mate. After ...

eliza2
Just Starting Out
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    Wanting to build a picket fence on top of an approx. 0.3m high rendered brick retaining wall. Attached photos of what it is currently and a co ...

dezbuster
Just Starting Out
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Hello, I have attached 2 photos One is showing a gap between the outdoor paving and the house. The width of the gap varies between about 5 and 10 mm. ...