Forum: Oops!

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  1. "I should have removed it when I had the chance"

    Started by Cecile, 7th Jun 2011 10:08 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,790
    8th Jun 2011, 09:19 PM Go to last post
  2. "My husband had a go....."

    Started by PlatypusGardens, 7th Oct 2015 03:25 PM
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    • Replies: 56
    • Views: 5,621
    17th Nov 2015, 01:12 AM Go to last post
  3. A silly & expensive mistake (with a good outcome).

    Started by Cuppa, 31st Oct 2015 11:28 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,406
    1st Nov 2015, 12:57 PM Go to last post
  4. angry but naughty plumber

    Started by shauck, 20th Oct 2011 09:31 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 3,417
    28th Oct 2011, 07:23 AM Go to last post
  5. Backsplash

    Started by Ricardito, 6th May 2011 09:12 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,193
    8th May 2011, 09:26 AM Go to last post
  6. Bathroom reno Oops!

    Started by Marc, 17th Aug 2014 02:32 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 4,726
    30th May 2015, 12:41 PM Go to last post
  7. Bathrooms... do we make stuff too well??

    Started by OBBob, 2nd Mar 2017 08:52 AM
    • Replies: 46
    • Views: 2,295
    28th Mar 2017, 06:45 PM Go to last post
  8. Bearer join

    Started by barney118, 2nd Oct 2012 10:55 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 3,216
    5th Oct 2012, 12:06 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 4,474
    12th Apr 2013, 07:05 PM Go to last post
  9. Check your that your builder/carpenter is legit

    Started by monmic, 24th Feb 2015 07:14 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 3,444
    24th Feb 2015, 07:14 PM Go to last post
  10. concrete cancer

    Started by toooldforthis, 25th Sep 2017 01:36 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 2,307
    25th Sep 2017, 01:36 PM Go to last post
  11. Could only happen to me

    Started by Bros, 24th Jun 2020 06:53 PM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 1,622
    12th Jul 2020, 05:04 PM Go to last post
  12. DIY Disasters

    Started by Bloss, 8th Apr 2012 04:40 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 6,852
    11th Jun 2013, 09:01 PM Go to last post
  13. Don't know my own strength

    Started by shauck, 10th Oct 2011 09:38 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 2,149
    12th Oct 2011, 08:03 AM Go to last post
  14. Downlight holes

    Started by nberry83, 2nd May 2011 12:30 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,945
    17th Jul 2011, 08:04 PM Go to last post
  15. elusive splinter

    Started by shauck, 29th Mar 2012 09:11 AM
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 2,991
    4th May 2012, 06:25 AM Go to last post
  16. Fireplace surround on brick feature wall

    Started by smek31, 11th Oct 2012 06:14 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 3,371
    28th Oct 2012, 09:48 PM Go to last post
  17. Forgot a braceboard

    Started by woodchip, 26th Aug 2012 03:04 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,069
    27th Aug 2012, 12:04 AM Go to last post
  18. Get excited, but stop and rethink!!

    Started by JBAG, 10th Jan 2013 10:12 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,608
    10th Jan 2013, 12:45 PM Go to last post
  19. got a level change wrong

    Started by shauck, 14th Mar 2012 08:31 AM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,246
    18th Mar 2012, 06:52 AM Go to last post
  20. hi rise

    Started by toooldforthis, 26th Sep 2016 10:26 AM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 3,016
    3rd Apr 2017, 02:47 PM Go to last post
  21. How to see inside your thumb

    Started by ringtail, 31st Mar 2012 10:24 AM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 2,826
    8th Apr 2012, 05:17 PM Go to last post
  22. Just a link to my question in Structural

    Started by Moondog55, 1st May 2011 09:28 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,676
    1st May 2011, 09:28 AM Go to last post
  23. Laptops and worksites don't mix!

    Started by paddyjoy, 18th Sep 2014 09:51 PM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 3,180
    21st Sep 2014, 11:04 PM Go to last post
  24. Not mine, but nasty little bit of wiring

    Started by Bloss, 8th Apr 2012 04:40 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,762
    19th Apr 2012, 04:24 PM Go to last post
  25. Not my mistake.

    Started by Belair_Boy, 10th May 2011 08:52 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 4,247
    7th Jun 2012, 11:45 AM Go to last post
  26. Ok i admit it.

    Started by LG00, 8th Dec 2011 03:19 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,860
    8th Dec 2011, 04:40 PM Go to last post
  27. Moved: Oneflare

    Started by phild01, 21st Jun 2014 09:33 AM
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  28. Other peoples mistakes

    Started by goldie1, 3rd Mar 2012 12:35 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 2,049
    5th Mar 2012, 12:44 AM Go to last post
  29. Reo in the way

    Started by Belair_Boy, 28th Apr 2011 08:44 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,865
    28th Apr 2011, 08:44 PM Go to last post
  30. Rock slide

    Started by Belair_Boy, 28th Apr 2011 09:14 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,478
    5th May 2011, 01:11 PM Go to last post
  31. Run Jimmy Run

    Started by cyclic, 28th Oct 2020 08:39 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,455
    28th Oct 2020, 08:30 PM Go to last post
  32. Sandpit stupidity ....

    Started by boo, 19th Jul 2011 02:11 PM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 5,617
    16th Dec 2011, 06:24 PM Go to last post
  33. Seen in new home.

    Started by Handyjack, 17th Jan 2013 09:37 PM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 4,266
    20th Jan 2013, 07:27 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 2,541
    28th Mar 2012, 07:44 PM Go to last post
  34. So tired I simply forgot to

    Started by Moondog55, 8th Dec 2014 11:53 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 3,763
    14th Dec 2014, 01:34 PM Go to last post
  35. stormwater pipes - multiple oops

    Started by shauck, 30th Apr 2011 06:48 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 3,139
    30th Apr 2011, 06:48 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 3,208
    2nd Aug 2011, 04:32 PM Go to last post
  36. Stuff ups

    Started by jimfish, 28th Jul 2016 07:50 PM
    • Replies: 41
    • Views: 2,847
    21st Aug 2016, 12:27 PM Go to last post
  37. Termites in left over timber!!

    Started by boo, 20th May 2011 08:42 PM
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    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 3,456
    25th May 2011, 08:33 PM Go to last post

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