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Barker
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Barker
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September 2017

I think the gutters are overdue for cleaning out. As soon as it stops raining I'll have to get the ladder out.

Barker
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August 2017

Still haven't done anything about this, but found a pretty inexpensive option. Anyone got one of these? https://www.bidetsplus.com/brondell-swash-1000 ...

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July 2017

@Stimandeep I would advise against using blueboard. It cracks on the joins. See this post for what's happened at our place with rendered blueboard - h ...

Barker
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May 2017

It was a family friend so I trust his advice @Brad. Agree with the sentiment though!

Barker
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May 2017

@Adam1 A guy in the UK makes them. I think what he chages is very reasonable, but unfortunately shipping to Australia costs a fortune. Prices and ship ...

Barker
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May 2017

I asked a builder about this recently and he recommended pulling it all down and replacing it.

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Anyone got an experience painting an old laminate floor? Google suggests it can be done but not sure on how it will look in the medium-long term...It' ...

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March 2016

Finally gotten around to updating this post with the finished product!! Here is the deck after the first coat of Intergrain Nature's Timber Oil: And ...

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Barker
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September 2017

I think the gutters are overdue for cleaning out. As soon as it stops raining I'll have to get the ladder out.

Barker
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2 replies
May 2017

I asked a builder about this recently and he recommended pulling it all down and replacing it.

Barker
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Barker
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I was looking at the render on the side of the house over the weekend and thinking that it might be time to do something about it. Its an extension do ...

Barker
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July 2016

@DIY_Dan I need to start again with my deck too. It's a big area so your suggestion of using paint stripper sounds good - I was thinking about hiring ...

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July 2016

I'm also interested in the possibilities of 3D printing but I don't think I've seen anything made with one that inspires me as yet. It seems to be mos ...

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I recently went to Japan for the first time and absolutely loved their toilets with the built-in seat warmers, bidet, air dryers, etc. We should have ...

Barker
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December 2015

Good one for this time of year - if you wrap your Christmas lights around a piece of cardboard when storing them, you'll never have trouble untangling ...

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