How to Build a Pergola | Mitre 10 Easy As

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Kiwis love the great outdoors. Even when we’re at home we’d rather be out on the deck. But nothing quite matches the satisfaction of a deck you’ve built yourself. Find out how to build a deck right here. Knowing how to build a deck yourself is a great DIY skill to learn, and one you’ll be able to use to build a porch or build a patio as well – as they can be very similar structures. As DIY projects go, a deck may seem like an ambitious project, but taken step-by-step, building a deck is pretty straightforward. This guide will show you how to do it yourself. These instructions are for a simple, 3.6 metre by 3.6 metre deck, sitting 0.75 metres above the ground, but the same principles apply whether it’s a bigger area, or higher off the ground. With higher decks, consideration needs to be given to bracing and handrails. Usually a deck will be attached to the house on one side and this example will show you how to do that. We’ll also show you some invaluable tips and tricks that’ll help you get the job done. Watch the video guide “How to build a deck” now, then come in-store to Mitre 10 for everything you need to get the job done. And make sure you check out the rest of the Mitre 10 Easy As guides at https://www.mitre10.co.nz. for more projects you can do yourself. Plus, join us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/mitre10/and we’ll keep you up to date with news, special deals, prizes, and handy advice.

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Building your own dining table is a great DIY project. A solid dining table is an essential piece of furniture for any home. It’s used for everyday meals, homework, games and entertaining, and many a memory is created around the dining room table. Building your own dining table allows you to customise it to suit the size of your room, so you’ll get the perfect fit. In this Easy As guide we’re making our table from a timber tongue and groove door. It’s a great way of recycling old materials, and often these are made of some lovely native timbers that will come up looking pretty impressive. Old doors aren’t hard to find – your local demolition yard is likely to have a few to choose from. But no matter what you construct your table out of, the principles you’ll learn in this guide can be customised to suit your needs. The standard height for a table is 750mm, but the width and length of your table could vary. This guide will also show you a few other valuable DIY skills that you can apply to many other projects. Watch the video guide “How to build a dining table” now, then come in-store to Mitre 10 for everything you need to get the job done. And make sure you check out the rest of the Mitre 10 Easy As guides at https://www.mitre10.co.nz. for more projects you can do yourself. Plus, join us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/mitre10/and we’ll keep you up to date with news, special deals, prizes, and handy advice.

How to Build a Pergola Attached to Your House | Mitre 10 Easy As

A pergola that is attached to your house can be a great addition; it’s a good way to create a useful sheltered outdoor area and give you shade from the sun. It will also add to the visual appeal of your house.

Wanting to find out how to build a pergola? Here’s how to do it yourself. Wanting to find out how to build an arbor? You’re also in the right place, because whatever you call it, pergola or arbor, it’s the same thing – and putting one up isn’t as hard as you might think. This Mitre 10 Easy As guide will give you the right advice to get the job done.

A pergola, or arbor, is a great addition to any home. It can add some real character to your backyard, creating a pleasant, shady space to relax. You’ll get even more enjoyment from your pergola knowing that you built it yourself.

From marking out your area, to building the pergola structure, this step by step guide will show you how to build a pergola yourself. The design is for a free standing pergola measuring 3.5m x 3m and 2m high, but it’s easy enough to modify the dimensions to suit your site. Note – generally any structure over one metre high needs a building consent. So check with your local council about the applicable building regulations.

Watch “How to build a pergola” now, then come in-store to Mitre 10 for everything you need to get the job done. And make sure you check out the rest of the Mitre 10 Easy As guides at https://www.mitre10.co.nz. for more projects you can do yourself. Plus, join us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/mitre10/and we’ll keep you up to date with news, special deals, prizes, and handy advice.

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