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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 ...

robert1981
Just Starting Out
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I have an existing gable patio structure which we would like to modernise by insulating the structure and infilling the ends. We would also like to ad ...

ivanptr
Making a Splash
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https://youtu.be/3o1FY-ty41k?si=bI7Y79aBRMdmis5k fast forward to 0:56: he made it look like so easy but how to get same amount of mortar for diff ...

hihollyhigh
Just Starting Out
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Hi all, I’m looking for inspiration and guidance on jazzing up this 1990s era “storybook cottage”. Currently has a concrete path and driveway that l ...

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
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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 ...

Coaster
Finding My Feet
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   Hi Legends. I’ve just sanded back my deck and there are stains left from the bosses pot plants. I’ve tried vinegar, bleach and metho with no joy. ...

deano198o
Finding My Feet
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hi, does anyone know of any bunnings stores that still have any of these stands left for sale any where in Australia. Thanks     

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

celt
Just Starting Out
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Caro_line
Just Starting Out
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Hi all,I'll preface my question by saying I am a complete DIY rookie, but I'm eager to learn My doorsteps are an eyesore and I would like to give the ...

PaulaD
Getting Established
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I’d like advice on the best chisel/s to purchase for general use AND use on Hardwood. I have read mixed reviews on the Trojan brand (whom I mostly pur ...

Carolyn3636
Just Starting Out
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Hello, the front step which is the bottom of the door frame is merbau and is oiled with Intergrain Universal Oil. The part on the outside of the door ...

Student
Getting Established
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Have a brick wall that has been there for a long time and now the capping bricks have fallen off (approx 60 bricks). There is nothing wrong with th ...

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 ...

Lucinda_dJ
Just Starting Out
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Hi, I am looking for some guidance on my outdoor project. We had to remove a retained garden bed to get a heat pump fitted and are now left with a spa ...

Fossil1
Getting Established
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I have retaining walls and a pool surround made with coffee rocks. In some places the mortar has broken away or loose and needs replacing. Would ready ...

phoebe_bish
Just Starting Out
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I have 6 outdoor chairs which despite being marketed as uv resistant (and quite expensive) have deteriorated to the point that they are shedding tiny ...

bilal4190
Just Starting Out
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hey guys. just started the DIY irrigation system. The water pressure is very poor. Attached is the picture of the yard to get the idea of the size it’ ...

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
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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 ...

Chooky66
Just Starting Out
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how to lay artificial grass onto concrete and what do i do for a drainage outlet