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Andrew7
Newbie

Hi everyone, new member, just moved into my first house and experiencing the fun of DIY. I'm building a deck out the back door and am trying to work o ...

faisal-s
Budding Contributor
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  I have moved into a house and found this letterbox cover missing all my mails are either getting wet or torn into pieces by snails living insid ...

Noyade
Valued Contributor
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I have a plank with hooks. Thought about building trestle supports from galvanised pipe - but the expense? I then found pipe which fits perfectly with ...

j_nilesh
New Contributor
16 replies

Hi All , I am planning to build small pergola to the side of my alfresco. Just wondering "How to attach small pergola to metal fascia" Bunning video t ...

jarrahlo
New Contributor
1 reply

We recently moved into a house and the previous owner had removed gutter clips from the back gutters which h results in it overflowing with any rain h ...

kaityj
Newbie
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What's the best coloured paint to use on a dog bed made of wooden pallets?

totocol
Established Contributor
6 replies

   Hi there, we removed some of the covering layer of the outdoor timber cladding when using a pressured water hose. Would you be able to guide me t ...

Noyade
Valued Contributor
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A few years back I bought on clearance at BigW one of those mushroom looking outdoor gas heaters. During operation a few family members believed they ...

Gman
Occasional Browser
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I want to build a deck and add 5 steps ? The stairs need to be 1.4 metres to the bottom of the yard because the house is on a slope. Do I use the ...

Sandra3
Frequent Browser
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Hi I am looking to build a pool pump cover out of something that is low maintenance and provides ventilation for the pool heater. I would love to be a ...

Adog
Budding Contributor
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Hi Legends, Im wanting to make a cascading tiled wall water feature. i have the tiles and water feature equipment but i need to know what to use for ...

vinzzze
New Contributor
3 replies

Hi All, My apologies for the length of this post and for asking two questions in a single post. My apologies also for my terminologies for being a new ...

Minu
New Contributor
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Kia ora guys, I'd love some advice on how to tile our outdoor patio space using sand for compacting. The space is currently partially tiled using ...

Nova1
Budding Contributor
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We are using 30mm granite pavers on a cement path but the pavers are coming loose. We used a premixed cement mortar but as you can see this mortar is ...

Dami
New Contributor
5 replies

Hi there, I would like to paint my outdoor patio tiles. We renovated the house but didn't do anything with the tiles. They are rough and have no glazi ...

amclaughlin09
Budding Contributor
3 replies

   Good morning,I'm looking for ideas to fill a gap between bottom of colorbond fence & top of limestone retaining wall. The problem is the next door ...

Hmccosker
New Contributor
1 reply

We have just had our builder lay a new forest redgum deck and over the first night it was layed we got a shower of rain. The decking had leached out a ...

nirmal1988
Junior Contributor
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Hi All, I am thinking of decking my alfresco which is already concreted. My alfresco is 3m wide and 4.2 m long. I have been reading various threads ...

Dazzag
New Contributor
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Hi I’m putting decorative screens up on my back colorbond fence,can I buy the rails at Bunnings,as I don’t want to screw into the sheets

cashgayle
New Contributor
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I wanted to build a simple 4 post outdoor rig, with pullup bars, rope climb. ladder. Does anyone have any plans/specs from something similar?

ee
Budding Contributor
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Hi there, is it possible for me to restore one of the outdoor wooden chairs that has turned grey to match back the rest of the table and chairs? If so ...

DIY_Dinkum
New Contributor
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Hi, Any advice would be welcome. I've just finished re-grouting and resealing my shower, and now I'd like to have a go at the outdoor tiles, as the wa ...

JulieW
Budding Contributor
10 replies

The exterior render around our hose keeps bubbling and breaking up. We have had it repaired several times but it keeps happening. The chap who has rep ...

varununi
Junior Contributor
5 replies

Hi, Friendlies! I am looking for some great saw recommendations here. Confused between reciprocating and circular saws. Are there more types?! Pu ...