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NeilD

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Joined 5 November 2006
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14 years14 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
Tiling my bathroom floor - wood

There's probably a pro tiler on here that will correct this or give you better advice, but having done all my own tiling, I'd say just take your time; start…

14 years14 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
What a shower!

And you told me you wouldn't say anything about that :( :( :(

14 years14 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
What a shower!

Me next!!! Me Next!!! But get rid of the blokes :D :D :D

14 years14 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
A nice suprise...

Thanks Michelle. I'm fine....lost my mum on Monday, but it was a relief as much as anything else. She had a good innings, and had no quality left in life.…

14 years14 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
A nice suprise...

Haven't been on here much this week due to a death in the family.....but Mek summed it up perfectly. Thanks Michelle, and welcome back :D

14 years14 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
A nice suprise...

Great idea Matt. I don't have the ability, or knowlege, to assist but anything anyone can do to help Michelle is nothing compared to what she puts in here, and…

14 years14 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
Obscure Shower Glass

mmmm...one can but dream :oops:

14 years14 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
Double glazing tip

It was all a bit basic, nothing complicated. The original glass was in a wooden frame and the glass was set in a rebate on the outside of the frame…

14 years14 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
Double glazing tip

Thanks Eco.
Being a bit of a cheapskate, I did it all myself, though I didn't know about the seal with the silica stuff inside it. The rest of it I…

14 years14 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
Double glazing tip

I'm in the process of a hallway reno...new entrance door, security door and replacement glass at the side of the door. The original glass at the side of the door…

14 years14 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
Renomart's website

Great site R.M.

14 years14 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
WESFARMERS

I hold shares in Wesfarmers, Coles, and Woolworths, so hopefully I might come out in front somewhere along the line, especially as I bought my Coles shares at $6 …

14 years14 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
When renovating a bathroom.

It's never too early :D

14 years14 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
Entry Doors

It's 870 x 2160. As of yesterday afternoon, it looks like I found a local joiner to make one for me. I'm just waiting for him to get back to…

14 years14 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
Entry Doors

Thanks Uncle.
This door is WAY bigger than a standard sized door. Jennings had a bad habit of fitting oversized doors, not sure if they still do. It would be great…

14 years14 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
Entry Doors

Moderators, please be patient with this post. I know it should have gone into the doors section but hopefully I'll get more response in here. Would anyone in Melbourne know…

14 years14 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
Security Doors

In the miidle of an entrance hall reno and following some advice from Rose on here a while ago, went to Anchor Security Doors in Tullamarine in Melbourne. They couldn't…

14 years14 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
Dishwasher Recommendations?

When I did the reno on my kitchen, I did a lot of research on dishwashers, including finding out what the big commercial kitchens and caterers use. I ended up…

15 years15 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
Solar Lighting

Actually, those packages from Bunnings aren't really all that bad. They are el cheapo, plastic, fragile and all the other bad things, but.... I bought a pack of five, threw…

15 years15 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
When renovating a bathroom.

I think I'd have to opt for the garage...and the angle grinder...and a couple of bourbons :D
But as I've already got all those..... maybe…

15 years15 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
When renovating a bathroom.

I have thought of that...maybe put one in out in the fernery when I start work out there. It's almost completely covered and would probably be an ideal spot. But,…

15 years15 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
Whilst building your new home……

By the way….I too would like a cute BIG assistant in my kitchen…
To quote the immortal Mr. Humphries... "I'm Free" :D :D

15 years15 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
When renovating a bathroom.

Out of all the things I have done here, and I've nearly finished renovating a whole house, the splashbacks in the shower are the single most worthwhile change I have…

15 years15 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
Whilst building your new home……

I thought of that one too Earl, but couldn't find any. Clive Peeters were hopeless, not a thing in stock :D

15 years15 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
When renovating a bathroom.

Must have....Glass splashback in the shower....no more grout cleaning :D :D :D

15 years15 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
Whilst building your new home……

Pot drawers rather than cupboards........best thing I did.
Drawers rather than cupboards and that way, things don't tend to get left at the back and forgotten about.
Really good lighting.
A drawer next…

15 years15 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
Rogue Imports sale

It's really the only plant that I could find that I thought looked good. I'm sure it's really an outdoor thing, and I'll put it outside now and again.
The pot?…

15 years15 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
Rogue Imports sale

Sorry Michelle. It's a real one :D Only the pot is fake.

15 years15 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
Rogue Imports sale

Sorry Michelle, it isn't a Dracaena. I just tried to post a pic but it won't work so I've put it on my bathroom site. ??Clivea??

15 years15 yearsNeilDNeilD posted:
Rogue Imports sale

No need for an appointment. I just walked in there. The girl was very helpful. I live nearby and am always over that area and can't work out why I…

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G'day folks,
Only found the forum as I was looking for info on splashbacks but I'm glad I did. We've lived here for over thirty years (Kealba, Vic) and I'm…

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