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Sorry I missed this one, I hope you got this sorted?? You do need the sheen of the paint to keep the walls clean from steam, nothing looks worse than steam runs down…

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Michelle
Mar 26, 2019 6:47 am
Michelle

Hi sarb, Go to a flooring store that sells the Karndean cleaner, you may need to strip those areas to clean it properly. I think you can also use a bit off Metho to…

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Michelle
Mar 26, 2019 6:39 am
Michelle
arcadelt
arcadelt
24 March

Honeycomb Blinds for Trapezoidal Windows in Australia

Honeycomb Blinds for Trapezoidal Windows in Australia

Before I spend a fortune buying custom made blinds from overseas, does anyone know of any company anywhere in Australia that can make honeycomb/cellular blinds ?

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arcadelt
Mar 24, 2019 4:01 pm
3starcrew
3starcrew
21 March

Hybrid Flooring vs Luxury Vinyl Plank

Hybrid Flooring vs Luxury Vinyl Plank

Interested to see NellieB and Bebbsy that you are having the same decision making problem as me. Ive fallen for the Heartridge Smoked Oak finish, but this product is…

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3starcrew
Mar 21, 2019 9:21 pm
CRodri
CRodri
19 March

Bed Linen recommendations?

Bed Linen recommendations?
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I would like to suggest fabrics for a sheet. You can…

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CRodri
Mar 19, 2019 7:39 pm

Hi, New to this forum. Just wandering if anyone can give me advice on cracked/splitting turpentine floorboards. They are installed on batons which are on a concrete…

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Ddor
Mar 16, 2019 9:11 pm
Chan
Chan
16 March

Carrara tile

Carrara tile

Hi anyone used carrara tile to living? We are using it in the living, study , lounge and kitchen and dinmensions will be 600*600 please share your thoughts , reviews, pics thanks.

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Chan
Mar 16, 2019 8:55 am
jojo6
jojo6
14 March

Aquadrop Rigid Waterproof Flooring Vinyl Planks

Aquadrop Rigid Waterproof Flooring Vinyl Planks

Hi, If you want a really great product which I have in my home, go to a Carpet Court store and check out Pryzm. Its fantastic, I have dogs and wear high heels...no…

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jojo6
Mar 14, 2019 7:37 pm
AustBuild
AustBuild
11 March

VERTICAL BLINDS - FABRIC

VERTICAL BLINDS - FABRIC

Call us to get free quote and measurement ! Phone number: 0431 008 011

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AustBuild
Mar 11, 2019 10:04 am
AustBuild
IamSAM
IamSAM
8 March

Fence dilemma

Fence dilemma

You are entitled to build a fence to secure your property. If they do not respond and if their build dates are not in sight, you should go ahead and secure your property.…

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IamSAM
Mar 08, 2019 4:06 pm
IamSAM

Eames table - what chairs?

Eames table - what chairs?

I would use the French Industrial Dining chairs... they look awesome with the wooden legs and combine perfectly with an Eames tables... have a look at

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MichaelBrown90
Mar 08, 2019 11:07 am
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Ren88
Mar 06, 2019 4:28 pm
Lara Oz
Lara Oz
5 March

Cracking Noises - Floating Floors

Cracking Noises - Floating Floors

Thank you Alex, that was interesting reading! I’ve watched some videos of similar noises and mine are not as bad, and so I’m not sure it’s going to qualify as a…

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Lara Oz
Mar 05, 2019 6:43 pm
Lorita07
Lorita07
5 March

bedroom artwork

bedroom artwork
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I chose the design and decor for the loft apartment for a very long time and one day…

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Lorita07
Mar 05, 2019 6:27 pm
Lorita07

Hi Easona, How is your lounge hunting going? What price range and size are you hoping for? You really have 2 options; 1. Low-end pricing from furniture stores (that…

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StudioM
Mar 05, 2019 3:03 pm
StudioM

Hello My contractor just finished the concrete floor in my future to be 2nd hand shop in Haifa, Israel. The cutting of the joints was premature, and the cuts are full of…

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tarmilai
Feb 25, 2019 1:17 pm
Althom
Althom
24 February

Sanding/finishing wood floors

Sanding/finishing wood floors

Sounds reasonable to me. A day for sanding and clean up. A day to apply first coat. A day to cure. A day to apply second coat. A day to cure.

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Althom
Feb 24, 2019 2:21 pm
Althom
jimhome
jimhome
20 February

Colour Selection

Colour Selection

We are redecorating internally a typical 10yo project home. Looking for colour inspiration please. We have Dulux hogs bristle quarter on the walls and internal doors …

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jimhome
Feb 20, 2019 8:41 pm
StudioM
StudioM
19 February

The Interior Design Institute course

The Interior Design Institute course

In my opinion if your just after decorating course do the 1st year of the interior design diploma at TAFE- part time and choose the decorating subjects. It is a lot…

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StudioM
Feb 19, 2019 10:11 pm
StudioM

Hi all, on one of my many visits to K-Mart I found small wall hung pots. $3...what a scoop! I've had a lot fun with the pots, so thought I would share to get you…

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Michelle
Feb 19, 2019 7:04 am
Michelle
CJB80
CJB80
8 February

Refinish cypress pine or laminate?

Refinish cypress pine or laminate?

Hi all, We have a split level, double story home with a maze of different flooring. The new extension (not done by us) has top of the range light timber look wide laminate…

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CJB80
Feb 08, 2019 5:30 pm
Somanywhites
Somanywhites
5 February

Choosing interior paint colours and combinations

Choosing interior paint colours and combinations

We have had warm yellow with darker yellow trim in living areas for too many years. This space is at the back of a north facing house in Brisbane. Now replacing cedar…

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Somanywhites
Feb 05, 2019 10:27 pm
Lilac
Lilac
3 February

Feature wall blue recommendation for kids bedroom

Feature wall blue recommendation for kids bedroom

Hi I need to choose a feature wall colour and wanting a really nice deep blue (Navy). It’s for both my son’s bedrooms and all other walls are in Dulux Tranquil…

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Lilac
Feb 03, 2019 10:43 am
James Brown
James Brown
2 February

Smart home light switches - zigbee?

Smart home light switches - zigbee?

I know B One in Australia provides the best services with B One Eazy that is a Universal home controller that allows connectivity with all smart appliances effectively.…

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James Brown
Feb 02, 2019 8:00 pm
Taniaimran
Taniaimran
2 February

Laminate floors without scotia???

Laminate floors without scotia???

Hi everyone. I know this issue has been talked about in the forum quite a bit but I haven’t got one answer as to if we can have laminate floors without scotia or…

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Taniaimran
Feb 02, 2019 7:35 pm
Taniaimran
uday63
uday63
31 January

Avorio Polished Porcelain - Hynes

Avorio Polished Porcelain - Hynes

Hi, Did anyone select Avorio Polished Porcelain for their flooring? We selected these for our house. Would love to see any pictures of Avorio Polished Porcelain. Regards, Uday

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uday63
Jan 31, 2019 9:46 pm

Hi all Just purchased a 1960s house with Tas oak hardwood floorboards, however in the lounge area the old fireplace was removed and the mantel area poured in with…

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Count
Jan 31, 2019 9:34 pm
Bebbsy
Bebbsy
30 January

Vinyl Plank Flooring Questions Answered

Vinyl Plank Flooring Questions Answered
1, 2, 3, 4

How expensive is that? I am looking to spend around $85sqm. 😬

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Bebbsy
Jan 30, 2019 9:24 pm

You have too many down lights IMHO. Cathedral ceilings look great with wooden beams, though, e.g.:

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alexp79
Jan 30, 2019 7:51 pm
Bebbsy
Bebbsy
28 January

Bedroom Suite

Bedroom Suite

Have you tried Ikea?

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Bebbsy
Jan 28, 2019 4:06 pm

Can anyone advise me on how this floor should look pre seal? I have had a professional sand…

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Fipi10
Jan 20, 2019 9:09 am
Irish Curley
Irish Curley
17 January

Flower Designs at Home

Flower Designs at Home

Hi everyone. Do you have any guide to follow for flower designs at home? It can be for a garden design or indoor flower plant arrangement. Any help is much appreciated.

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Irish Curley
Jan 17, 2019 2:47 pm
Irish Curley
Poopy Tay
Poopy Tay
17 January

Rugs in Melbourne?

Rugs in Melbourne?

To decor my new home I have searched so many online stores but didn't find any store according to my need. Actually, I was searching for Morrocan Shaggy Rugs for my…

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Poopy Tay
Jan 17, 2019 12:28 am
DIYnoobie
DIYnoobie
12 January

How to remove junior end trims of laminate floor

How to remove junior end trims of laminate floor

Hi, we have quickstep flooring. We need to remove some junior end trims due to deteriorating aesthetics. The floors are great. I think the trim isn’t quickstep though-…

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DIYnoobie
Jan 12, 2019 10:37 pm
Neil Dee
Neil Dee
11 January

Removing paint from garage floor

Removing paint from garage floor

Hi Guys Garage floor (car is housed in garage) was originally sealed then painted over, now it's coming off, have tried to gernie and repaint with no luck.....can you put…

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Neil Dee
Jan 11, 2019 4:17 pm
arcadelt
arcadelt
9 January

Flooring that does not show footprints

Flooring that does not show footprints

I think just about everything will show some marks, but in our home these are less visible on matt surfaces, rather than the glossy ones.

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arcadelt
Jan 09, 2019 9:32 pm
ymiao4398
ymiao4398
8 January

Floor Tiles - Ceramic vs Porcelain ??

Floor Tiles - Ceramic vs Porcelain ??

Ceramic tiles are possibly the most common tiles found in homes, offices, and other buildings, largely because they’re…

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ymiao4398
Jan 08, 2019 9:25 am
ruc1983
ruc1983
6 January

Need help choosing furniture colour

Need help choosing furniture colour

The kitchen is just behind the dining area

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ruc1983
Jan 06, 2019 9:59 am
kawilson15
kawilson15
30 December 2018

mission brown paint

mission brown paint

I also had a house with mission brown windows, I found that the stripper and heat gun simply softens the paint and it works further into the grain of the timber. Invest in…

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kawilson15
Dec 30, 2018 8:21 am
arcadelt
arcadelt
13 December 2018

Alumiere / semi-commercial windows

Alumiere / semi-commercial windows

We all installed the shutters after the windows were fully installed, and this installation method is very simple, you can do it yourself.

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arcadelt
Dec 13, 2018 7:39 am
Chrism007
Chrism007
10 December 2018

Recommend some Contemporary LED Ceiling Oysters

Recommend some Contemporary LED Ceiling Oysters

Thanks Arcadelt, Should have mentioned I already have 5 Echos around the house and in the process of installing ZigBee light switches. The problem with the Phillips Hue…

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Chrism007
Dec 10, 2018 12:37 pm
flatlinerz
flatlinerz
9 December 2018

Ask a lighting design engineer - general Q&A

Ask a lighting design engineer - general Q&A
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1960sModernistHome doesn't post here anymore

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flatlinerz
Dec 09, 2018 4:53 pm
Jit singh
Jit singh
9 December 2018

Laminate Floor Brands - Embelton & Krono Original

Laminate Floor Brands - Embelton & Krono Original

Ian gonna send you the Kronos Shire oak pics that is recently installed in my house

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Jit singh
Dec 09, 2018 3:38 pm
brissmith
brissmith
8 December 2018

What size bedhead?

What size bedhead?

Hi We are going to order a custom covered fabric bedhead and I'm after some advise on what style / height to get. It is for a king size bed. The bed is going in front of…

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brissmith
Dec 08, 2018 12:33 pm

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