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5 d5 darodcarodc posted:
Splashed Intergrain Reviva on painted surface - what next?

I recently washed my decks down using Intergrain Reviva. I accidentally splashed some of the Intergrain Reviva on painted surfaces – the surface painted in a lighter colour shows splash…

1 month1 montharodcarodc posted:
Window covering advice for large stacker doors

I’m looking for solutions to block the sun/glare coming through a set of stacker doors. The doors are approximately 5000 wide and 2500 tall. Sheer curtains on tracks was the…

4 months4 monthsarodcarodc posted:
Cracking in merbau external stair treads

I have some natural cracking in merbau external stair treads.
The photo shows the worse of them, along with a number of smaller ones.

I'm about to re-oil these (using…

Cracking in merbau external stair treads
6 months6 monthsarodcarodc posted:
Curtain track recommendations for using with stacker doors

I’m looking for a curtain track that will cover a set of 4.6m stacker doors. I want the curtains to all go to one side, rather than half to one…

7 months7 monthsarodcarodc posted:
Issue withe telescopic runners on oven

We have a new Electrolux oven which we are very happy with, however are having issues with the telescopic runners on the oven.
The issue is that when they are…

9 months9 monthsarodcarodc posted:
Hanging items from steel stud frame shed

I have a Titan Goldstar stud frame shed. I want to be able to hang a couple of ladders, bikes and tools from the wall. I’m wondering the best way…

9 months9 monthsarodcarodc posted:
Looking for copper curtain rods

I’m looking for copper curtain rods. I’ve had a bit of a look round but haven’t found anything suitable yet (in Australia at least). Has anyone seen them anywhere?
Thanks

9 months9 monthsarodcarodc posted:
Painting timber fence – which spray gun?

I have a timber fence with lapped treated pine palings (i.e. no gaps) that I needs to paint both sides of. It is about 40m long and 2m high.

10 months10 monthsarodcarodc posted:
Patching holes in galvanised fence posts

I have some galvinised fence posts I need to paint.
They previously had some fixings attached to them which I have removed,. There are a number of ~10mm diameter holes…

11 months11 monthsarodcarodc posted:
Small bulges in new plasterboard

Thanks, I appreciate your comments

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11 months11 monthsarodcarodc posted:
Small bulges in new plasterboard

See attached a photo of one of the bulges

Small bulges in new plasterboard
11 months11 monthsarodcarodc posted:
Small bulges in new plasterboard

I have been in my new house for approximately 3 months.
I've noticed in a few of the walls there are small bulges in the plasterboard, generally the size of…

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1 year1 yeararodcarodc posted:
Buying blinds online

I’m looking at buying some roller blinds online, there appears to be numerous different websites where you can buy them.

I’d find it helpful to hear some firsthand reviews…

1 year1 yeararodcarodc posted:
Sealing bathroom glass, tiles and grout - does it work?

Wondering if many people have had the treatment applied to their shower screens, tiles and grout offered by companies such as Ezicleen (http://www.ezicleen.com.au) that is meant to…

1 year1 yeararodcarodc posted:
Cleaning tips for vinyl planks (Karndean Van Gogh)

Any comments? (even if they're not specifically in relation to Karndean vinyl planks)

1 year1 yeararodcarodc posted:
Cleaning tips for vinyl planks (Karndean Van Gogh)

We have had Karndean Van Gogh vinyl planks installed throughout our house except for the wet areas.
I'd appreciate any tips people have for cleaning vinyl planks/ I am particularly…

1 year1 yeararodcarodc posted:
Security film - anyone used it?

No, still haven't decided what to do yet.

1 year1 yeararodcarodc posted:
Security film - anyone used it?

I’m looking at the installation of security film (3M or other products) to fixed glass panels that are not covered by security screens at my new house. I view the…

1 year1 yeararodcarodc posted:
Security Doors - with or without mid-rails???

I'm looking at security doors for my new build (e.g. Crimsafe etc.), some suppliers are quoting with mid-rails, others are quoting without mid-rails.
What are the advantages/disadvantages of mid-rails?

1 year1 yeararodcarodc posted:
Bradnams Stainless View Security Screens

For anyone that has used Bradnams windows in their new place, did you consider their 'Stainless View' security screens?
How have they performed? Unlike all the other security screen manufacturers, I…

1 year1 yeararodcarodc posted:
Security screens – which company and why?

Has anyone used the Bradnams Stainless View screens?

1 year1 yeararodcarodc posted:
Latest recommendations on wireless cameras

Seems to be 12+ months since this topic has been discussed...
I'm looking for recommendations on wireless (wifi) cameras. I require four outdoor cameras. Besides the wifi, I'm fairly flexible on…

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1 year1 yeararodcarodc posted:
Tips on painting new Linea board

Thanks for your reply. Yes, Linea Scyon are the boards I'm referring to.
I'll be painting them within 6 weeks of installation. In terms of painting preparation, did you bother…

1 year1 yeararodcarodc posted:
Security screens – which company and why?

No, I haven't made a decision yet, Invsiguard was definitely one that I was considering though.

1 year1 yeararodcarodc posted:
Tips on painting new Linea board

I am about to paint some newly installed Linea board for the first time and would appreciate any tips.
In particular:
- What filler to use to fill in the…

1 year1 yeararodcarodc posted:
Quality and spare parts of Chinese made toilets

Thanks for the reply, much appreciated.

1 year1 yeararodcarodc posted:
Can a private garage be a Class 1 structure?

Thanks for your reply.
I have emailed the Council so will see what comes back.

1 year1 yeararodcarodc posted:
Can a private garage be a Class 1 structure?

I have a garage that is connected internally to my house. The garage is part of the same slab and same roof structure as the house and is already lined…

1 year1 yeararodcarodc posted:
Security screens – which company and why?

Currently looking at getting security screens installed on my doors and windows. I’d like them firstly for security purposes, but also to block insects. The amount of breezes they let…

1 year1 yeararodcarodc posted:
Organising supply and install of glass splashback

We're currently finalising our new kitchen and need to decide on a splashback.
We've asked out kitchen company to quote on providing a glass splashback but wonder if it may…

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