How much does it cost to build a deck?

How Much Does It Cost to Build a Deck?

Australians love their decks. The climate is favourable for spending a lot of time outdoors, so decks are something like extensions of our living rooms. If you want a nice, new deck, you should be prepared to cash out somewhere between $3,400 and $6,500. That is the price of the entire project. This depends on […]

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What is the best way to clean porcelain tiles?

What Is the Best Way to Clean Porcelain Tiles?

There are two types of porcelain tiles: glazed and unglazed. The difference in their maintenance is slightly different, because the unglazed porcelain tiles are a bit more porous and sensitive to the harsh tile cleaning agents. The best way to clean porcelain tiles is to do it regularly to avoid dust and dirt buildup and […]

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What's the best decking oil?

What Is the Best Decking Oil?

There are two types of decking oils: oil based and water based. The water based products are also called acrylic. Both of these two types of oils have their upsides and downsides. You should be aware of them before you start applying them. Here are some of the most recommended oiling product manufacturers: Sikkens Integrain […]

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Can you lay tiles over tiles?

Can You Lay Tiles over Tiles?

Yes. You can definitely lay tiles over tiles. However, this doesn’t mean that your already tiled wall doesn’t have to be prepared for the new tiling work. People decide on this step when their old tiles are outdated, worn out or they simply get bored by them and want some change. Since tile removal is […]

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What's the best way to treat decking

What Is the Best Way to Treat Decking?

Your decking needs maintenance and regular treatment. The way you treat it depends on the type of decking you are using. Here are the most commonly used decking materials: Hardwood timber decking Treated pine decking Composite decking These materials have different properties and levels of resilience to different environmental conditions. You need to make sure […]

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Maintaining treated pine decking

How Do You Maintain Treated Pine Decking?

Just like any other type of decking timber, treated pine needs to be maintained. You cannot just build your decking and forget about it. Depending on its coating, preservatives used and state, it needs to be thoroughly washed and oiled at least once a year. If you want to stain it, you will have to […]

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How do you tile a bathroom?

How Do You Tile a Bathroom?

Among the works that can be done in your home, bathroom tiling is one of those that require precision and special skills. Of course, this, just like anything else, can be done as a DIY project, but even the most skilled DIY lovers often choose a professional to do their bathroom tile installation. The only […]

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