eyspyPoll - Grooves up or down on decking ?
9 October 2011
Yes, it's true you will slip easier with the reeded side up. If walking with the reeds in the same direction you foot is only getting half the surface area to get grip on,…
RedmanTannin stains on reconstituted limestone pavers
28 September 2011
Alkali chemicals are mostly safe, avoid acids and high nitrogen fertilizers. If you leave it be, natural sunlight will bleech the stains away. No chemicals, no risk. It…
valleygirl23plants that possums wont eat........
25 September 2011
My sister uses chicken wire to protect any of her favourite plants from the wallabies. And if the plant grows through the wire, the wallabies help "trim" the plant…
budgnbearPool Design/builder Reccs - Western/North Western Sydney
19 September 2011
As the title suggests ... we're building a new house & would like a pool ! Can anyone reccomend a great builder in the Sydney west/north west /hills area ? thanks.
rcgreubCommissioning an unused water pipe in pool wall
18 September 2011
Steve, have you had any problems running the US intelliflo on our Australian power supply over the last year? Mark, Where did you get your intelliflo and how much did…
B STARDecking problem: built with untreated pine, how to rectify
2 September 2011
Are the post Cyprus pine or hardwood?? They dont always need to be treated pine. Untreated Pine post are very hard to buy, I doubt they will be normal pine that would be…
davinciHelp needed with planning backyard entertaining area
25 August 2011
if you only need the design aspect done and then DIY then a landscape architect is the avenue you need to go down if the budget allows. Some of the larger more prominent…
madgirlsWhat decking oil to use on Treated Pine fencing?
9 August 2011
Hi Everyone. Just after your opinion/s on what product to use to stain our existing Treated pine fencing/gate, keeping in mind we would like to achieve a 'merbau' type of…
notremaisonHelp / questions about ground screws and hidden fastners
8 August 2011
Hey Handyandy, just in the process of building mine at the moment. It's is over a slab though. So far frame is complete, and should be starting with the hidden biscuit…
catrionaa84Decking/Pergola companies in Adelaide
31 July 2011
Hi everyone, We are looking at getting a new deck and pergola installed (definately don't want to do the work ourselves as we dont have the skills and would rather pay to…
cheerupcharlieCalculate the price of a deck - Mother of all posting!!
27 July 2011
Has anyone got any photos of their DIY Decks? And can you say whether you regret your DIY or are happy you gave it a go?
zozorecommendations for pool renovation company?
25 July 2011
My parents are located near Penrith and wanting to re-line their concrete pool, re-do the coping, get clear glass fencing and possibly a new pool filter. Does anyone have…
deb17How soon do you start Landscaping on a new contruction?
3 July 2011
We got our keys two and a half weeks ago, my hubbi has completed the back landscaping today, he did it on his own and is totally exhausted, allot of hard work . Our…