Workshop
Start a discussion
since April 2020
Online
DIYgals
Junior Contributor
Hey there, Lauren and Sarah here. We are two gals from Adelaide trying to renovate our house and do as much of it ourselves. Still so much to do and learn, but would love to share any tips with others trying to do the same. :)
  • My latest posts
  • Posts I liked
  • My liked posts

User's latest posts

DIYgals
Junior Contributor
Monday

Thanks @MitchellMc ! Yes, we have sealed just the workshop floor at this stage. We chose a cementaid product called S50. We are very happy with the re ...

DIYgals
Junior Contributor
2 replies
Sunday

We have lined our workshop wall with OSB brace board to provide a bit of a sound barrier for our neighbours when using loud tools and machinery and b ...

DIYgals
Junior Contributor
10 replies
3 weeks ago

Hi @arian10daddy ! It looks like your plans are well underway. We vote for picture framing also! We can share with you a little bit about our experie ...

DIYgals
Junior Contributor
3 weeks ago

Perfect @robchin these would make it even easier!

DIYgals
Junior Contributor
3 weeks ago

Very impressive orchard @Baretta11 ! I am very jealous! I have sent you a private message with a link to the bags we use.

DIYgals
Junior Contributor
2 replies
3 weeks ago

Hi @Baretta11 , We have found that the birds haven't attempted to peck through the bags at all. We didn't net all of our fruit so they could still hav ...

DIYgals
Junior Contributor
4 weeks ago

Thanks @TrendyK , your deck also looks great! We are still very happy with the finish our our deck. We also have a little pupper and she leaves her cu ...

DIYgals
Junior Contributor
a month ago

Thanks @JaneK , It's as easy as popping it over your fruit and pulling the little string so they stay on. Simple as!

Posts user liked

arian10daddy
Junior Contributor
1 reply
Tuesday

As promised, here are the pics.The frame, painted with bitumen paint on the top. I had attached about 10 L-Brackets all around the frame. The deck aft ...

MarcL
Junior Contributor
7 replies

I made this Pinball machine just need to varnish to finish. Designed myself as I went. Various Ply, mdf and pine, coat hangers, springs and trunking/c ...

Bunnings Team Member MitchellMc
Bunnings Team Member
1 reply
Monday

That looks fantastic, @DIYgals! Adding the lining boards has transformed the feel of the space dramatically. Those concrete floors are looking great t ...

Projects Editor StevieB
Projects Editor
11 replies
3 weeks ago

Hi Varun (@arian10daddy), Thanks for sharing more about your project. Let me tag @Adam_W and @DIYgals who may have some advice and suggestions fo ...

Baretta11
Super Contributor
1 reply
3 weeks ago

@DIYgals I've attached a pic of what we do each year but as mentioned previously, time consuming.We don't allow the trees to grow beyond arms reach bu ...

Baretta11
Super Contributor
3 replies
3 weeks ago

@DIYgals I still use netting and it is time consuming but do you still get birds trying to peck through the netting?Cheers,Barbara

User's liked posts

DIYgals
Junior Contributor
Monday

Thanks @MitchellMc ! Yes, we have sealed just the workshop floor at this stage. We chose a cementaid product called S50. We are very happy with the re ...

DIYgals
Junior Contributor
2 replies
Sunday

We have lined our workshop wall with OSB brace board to provide a bit of a sound barrier for our neighbours when using loud tools and machinery and b ...

DIYgals
Junior Contributor
10 replies
3 weeks ago

Hi @arian10daddy ! It looks like your plans are well underway. We vote for picture framing also! We can share with you a little bit about our experie ...

DIYgals
Junior Contributor
3 weeks ago

Perfect @robchin these would make it even easier!

DIYgals
Junior Contributor
3 weeks ago

Very impressive orchard @Baretta11 ! I am very jealous! I have sent you a private message with a link to the bags we use.

DIYgals
Junior Contributor
2 replies
3 weeks ago

Hi @Baretta11 , We have found that the birds haven't attempted to peck through the bags at all. We didn't net all of our fruit so they could still hav ...

DIYgals
Junior Contributor
4 weeks ago

Thanks @TrendyK , your deck also looks great! We are still very happy with the finish our our deck. We also have a little pupper and she leaves her cu ...

DIYgals
Junior Contributor
8 replies

For all those people who dread trying to net their fruit trees every year!We have been using these little fruit bags to individually protect our fruit ...

Contact Me
Online Status
Online
Date Last Visited
yesterday