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yng7
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September

Thanks, @EricL. Will need the ‘brains trust’ again to suggest a way to fix the screens back in place after they’re all cleaned.The easy way is to stic ...

yng7
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September

Hi @TedBear,Finally, after multiple attempts jiggling loose the black retainer clips, I yanked the screen forward using both finger tabs and the retai ...

yng7
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August

Hi Brad/Jason,Well, I tried to use an adjustable wrench but I just don’t have the strength. Will have to ask a friend/neighbour to lend their muscles ...

yng7
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August

Hi Mitchell,I’ve had another closer look at the windows from the external. The vertical sides of the screen are up against a full length flat plate th ...

yng7
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August

Thanks, Brad.I haven’t seen this video before and looks like it may work for me. Hopefully I have the brute strength to crack the cylinder.Thank you. ...

yng7
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August

Hi Eric,Thank you for the cylinder options recommendation. I’ll keep these in mind.I’ve watched this video before and attempted this method; unfortuna ...

yng7
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When I bought this apartment, I wasn’t given the key to the balcony flyscreen door. After a number of unsuccessful attempts to pick the lock over the ...

yng7
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August

Hi Mitchell,Just in case I didn’t mention earlier, this is an apartment block.It doesn’t look like there is any butterfly retainer on the other side.A ...

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Bunnings Team Member MitchellMc
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September

Hi @yng7, Perhaps you could use Taskmaster 5mm Pin White Plastic Shelf Supports to retain the screens. You'd just need to insert the screens and h ...

Bunnings Team Member EricL
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August

Hello @yng7 Thank you for sharing your question about removing your flyscreen door lock without a key. I recommend looking at the Whitco Replace ...

Community Manager Jason
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January 2019

That's a good idea @Prawns. @yng7, you might consider using these - https://www.bunnings.com.au/whites-1180mm-garden-edging-strip_p3042362 We used ...

Prawns
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January 2019

Unfortunatly with a tree that size as well - getting grass to grow near the trunk will probably be a ongoing issue (so potentially permanent "surface" ...

Prawns
Super Contributor
January 2019

The only permanent solution I can think of is also what was mentioned by Marty - with a retaining wall to level the yard a little and slow down the wa ...

Community Manager Jason
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July 2018

Great to see you join in the discussion and make your first post @yng7. Welcome to the Workshop community. I trust you will get lots of helpful advice ...

Brad
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July 2018

An expert says it's easy... http://gardenerscott.blogspot.com/2011/09/propagating-groundcovers.html I have the verge to plant out in my spare time? On ...

Adam_W
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July 2018

Hi @yng7Welcome to Workshop! First photo (with stripy leaves) the plants on the left are ribbon or spider grass. Very easy to grow, in-fact can go wee ...

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yng7
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September

Thanks, @EricL. Will need the ‘brains trust’ again to suggest a way to fix the screens back in place after they’re all cleaned.The easy way is to stic ...

yng7
Junior Contributor
3 replies
September

Hi @TedBear,Finally, after multiple attempts jiggling loose the black retainer clips, I yanked the screen forward using both finger tabs and the retai ...

yng7
Junior Contributor
6 replies
August

Hi Mitchell,I’ve had another closer look at the windows from the external. The vertical sides of the screen are up against a full length flat plate th ...

yng7
Junior Contributor
3 replies
August

Thanks, Brad.I haven’t seen this video before and looks like it may work for me. Hopefully I have the brute strength to crack the cylinder.Thank you. ...

yng7
Junior Contributor
August

Hi Eric,Thank you for the cylinder options recommendation. I’ll keep these in mind.I’ve watched this video before and attempted this method; unfortuna ...

yng7
Junior Contributor
August

Thanks, Mitchell. I’ll have a look in the morning.

yng7
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March

Update: Resolution of Muddy Runoff A couple years ago, I posted this problem about one of our entrance area getting flooded by water/mud/debris runoff ...

yng7
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January 2019

I did think of something similar, @Prawns. But only to the lowest part (next to leftside garden bed). I agree that this can only be a temporary measur ...

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