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Darren
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Darren
Experienced Contributor
2 replies
July

Hi Jan,Thanks for your kind words! As for the bath vs no bath debate - it's a tricky one. Baths are a must for families with young children but if you ...

Darren
Experienced Contributor
3 replies
November 2018

Hi @Monument, I'm not going to be much help as I purchased a kit chicken coop online, not very handy of me. I did, however, fence off the narrow side ...

Darren
Experienced Contributor
September 2018

Hi @jessorourke congrats on your purchase! I'm by no means an electrical expert - I'll leave that to the pros. As far as I understand it, we weren't g ...

Darren
Experienced Contributor
7 replies
April 2018

I can sum up my biggest challenge in one word - finishing. I find that I'm always more excited to start a new project than finish an old one. It expla ...

Darren
Experienced Contributor
November 2017

Hey @ColR, with this budget unfortunately there was no way of incorporating any new plumbing. We thought about putting in one of those toilets that ha ...

Darren
Experienced Contributor
October 2017

Hi @Anan, yes I did give a watering system some thought. But in the end I decided against installing one as I wanted to keep the look of the garden cl ...

Darren
Experienced Contributor
1 reply
September 2017

Thanks for the shout out @Isobel! @Appleeye, we had one of these sliding shower screens in our smaller second bathroom and it was a horrible relic of ...

Darren
Experienced Contributor
July 2017

Thanks @RenoQueen, tiles really can break the budget - good thing is there are plenty of options out there.

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rmillard
New Contributor
July

Great way to do the walls without tiling. Thanks for the inspo

JanPorter1951
New Contributor
1 reply
July

Thanks Darren. I think I'm just asking people until someone tells me something I want to hear!!! Bye for now.

Ben
Established Contributor
6 replies

We recently moved into a new home and were fortunate to have the entire block landscaped... except for the rear yard area. At around 25m wide, and 12 ...

ProjectPete
Trusted Contributor
July 2017

That's a winner @Darren - well done! Be proud and go and enjoy it!

Community Manager Jason
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Workshop community update #72 Hi all, After many weeks of updates, it was exciting to see the final reveal of Darren's bathroom transformation. C ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
July 2017

Thanks again for sharing your journey in such an informative and entertaining manner @Darren. I'm sure community members appreciate the advice and les ...

Dallas_Mc
Junior Contributor
9 replies
July 2017

Hi all,I thought I'd provide an update as I had some spare time over the weekend to give this project a fair crack, and thankfully the weather held up ...

Dallas_Mc
Junior Contributor
July 2017

Nice one @Darren! An amazing result and I'm sure the tub will get used a fair bit to waste away some cold winter day's with a good book!

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Darren
Experienced Contributor
2 replies
July

Hi Jan,Thanks for your kind words! As for the bath vs no bath debate - it's a tricky one. Baths are a must for families with young children but if you ...

Darren
Experienced Contributor
3 replies
November 2018

Hi @Monument, I'm not going to be much help as I purchased a kit chicken coop online, not very handy of me. I did, however, fence off the narrow side ...

Darren
Experienced Contributor
September 2018

Hi @jessorourke congrats on your purchase! I'm by no means an electrical expert - I'll leave that to the pros. As far as I understand it, we weren't g ...

Darren
Experienced Contributor
7 replies
April 2018

I can sum up my biggest challenge in one word - finishing. I find that I'm always more excited to start a new project than finish an old one. It expla ...

Darren
Experienced Contributor
November 2017

Hey @ColR, with this budget unfortunately there was no way of incorporating any new plumbing. We thought about putting in one of those toilets that ha ...

Darren
Experienced Contributor
October 2017

Hi @Anan, yes I did give a watering system some thought. But in the end I decided against installing one as I wanted to keep the look of the garden cl ...

Darren
Experienced Contributor
1 reply
September 2017

Thanks for the shout out @Isobel! @Appleeye, we had one of these sliding shower screens in our smaller second bathroom and it was a horrible relic of ...

Darren
Experienced Contributor
8 replies
July 2017

The final reveal And we're done. OK, there's a little bit more work to do on the exterior of the window to clean up the dodgy ugly eaves but the inter ...

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