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Topics with Label: Recycling and Upcycling

Yorky88
Super Contributor
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I just decided on a whim to build my boys a cubby house on the weekend and I just wanted see what other people have done. If you have built a cubby ...

marilynwinn
Budding Contributor
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I wanted to create a feature wall in my alfresco area. I decided to use 2 x louvre doors which a friend was throwing away. I painted the doors and pla ...

Super66
Experienced Contributor
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I have just finished making the Wine Barrel cupboard for up the backyard.I built it so I can store thing in it for the fire pit and wine glass ect.I o ...

rgoyne
New Contributor
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 I completed this morning a coffee/occasional recycling hoops from a degraded wine barrel fitted with a teak fj glulam round panel. I couldn’t locate ...

Trouper66
Budding Contributor
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I'm in the process of repairing a bench seat. I have stripped back old paint and want to do the seating. There are 2 screws that will not budge no mat ...

Arcc
Junior Contributor
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Hello everyone. It has been quite some time since I last submitted a project to these Bunnings DIY boards. I have been very busy over the last six mon ...

darylhewston
Super Contributor
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Hi all, Unfortunately for this project I ran out of treated pine timber so I had to buy new. Fortunately, everything else is recycled. Let me take y ...

Jjoo6699
Budding Contributor
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      So this pallet is from my local windscreen service. It is the top off the shipping box the windscreens come in  I have just added some ex ...

kaylah_rose
Experienced Contributor
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I was recently researching vertical and herb garden ideas. For myself there are two things that make or break my decision to undergo a project. 1. Is ...

Jjoo6699
Budding Contributor
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    I can't go past these old pallets when they are out the back of Bunnings. I have seen them used for ceramic pots, deviders in the building ...

Jjoo6699
Budding Contributor
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This is a kid's mud kitchen made from recycled pallets. It was a birthday present for 2 young fella's. They were making pies with in minutes of us dro ...

Jjoo6699
Budding Contributor
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Had a lady ask me to make a pallet couch out of a fruit bin from the orchard they recently sold. I am over the moon at the result.

Skish
New Contributor
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Hi folks! I've acquired some old fencing from a construction site down the road, and I'm wanting to make some planters and a composting tub thing from ...

Jjoo6699
Budding Contributor
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These very cute little kids picnic tables are made from recycled pallets. I love to make old pallets not look like pallets. These tables are ver ...

KimLB
New Contributor
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    I want to fill this basket with baby shower gifts for my daughter in law and aim to use this lovely basket to hold the items in. How should I pa ...

fiddlerdan
Budding Browser
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Just launched my Brisbane violin workshop / side hustle of upcycling violins from facebook to get them playable for the next family. One thing I neede ...

Ange11
Budding Contributor
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Hi Guys, I'm looking to build a small pergola off the back of my house. The slab is 2.4d x 3.160w Something like in the photo but I'm not sure what s ...

sideshowmatt
Budding Contributor
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After returning from a couple of years travelling abroad just in time for the world to shutdown, I was going crazy and needed a big project to keep ...

Shannon
Experienced Contributor
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woodalwaysworks
Experienced Contributor
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SpencerGre
New Contributor
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Hi Team, just thought I would share my latest project. This a cheap secondhand smoker given to me by a friend. I tolled him I would make him proud ...

tee22
Budding Browser
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Hi. I have 4 timber pallets and I am wanting to coat them with a vanish or someone similar to prevent them from rotting. I have 4 pallets that I will ...

SpencerGre
New Contributor
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      Hi guys, this is my first post. I’m a very novice wood worker, however have found all the posts on here to be educational and inspirational. ...

missjosie
New Contributor
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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 ...