DIY, Home Maintenance & Repair
xaviertipshow to replace the damaged pulley in manual roller shutters?
Check out you tube to find some videos. There are normally loads of how to videos. If you are pretty good at following instructions over the phone get in contact with…
VandMWhite spots on windows and white streaky bricks.
We have recently moved into a new house and after they have used an acid wash to clean the mortar off the bricks it has left a white streaky effect running down the…
HenryODIY Question: Best way to hold down Engineered Timber Floor
Good Day All, I'm looking to do a small home renovation for our guestroom. I was thinking of replacing the floor with wood laminates from a nearby. My questions are,…
arcadeltplane or sand veranda posts and roof for varnishing?
I wouldn't plane or sand them, but just oil them with something that will protect the colour but not be shiny.
Brent06Chore charts - do you have them and what is your opinion?
are chore charts like a schedule for chores or something?
tfosydneyI want to install timber decking on my small balcony
Timber look tiles would look great. Seeing that it's an outdoor area, it would be advisable to get an R11 anti-slip product as they provide more grip especially when it…
BrandonCrayden81Anyone had professional tile/grout cleaning???
Calling a company for tile cleaning is definitely a better alternative than trying to scrub the tiles yourself. Companies have specialised equipment, which uses steam and…
Wes2824Updating exterior of a dark brown brick home
Hi I have a 70's dark brown brick home with a brown tiled roof and yellow cream coloured eaves, gutters, garage door, fence and fascia board. The windows have bronze…
aspire029Advice DYI Water feature Wall Projecting Spillway
Hey Guys Hope im posting in the correct forum and respecting the rules here. I am doing some work in the backyard with landscaping, im a bit of a handy man. I have a…
qebtelneighbours have damaged fence. Who's cost to repair is it?
Whatever percentage of blame is their fault, is the percentage of repair costs they pay. Seems obvious they are 100% at fault.
gib802What should I be doing to fix this flooding
30 December 2016
I have a similar problem in my place once every four or five years when heavy rain over several days can cause water from a neighbouring battle-axe driveway to flow over…