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Tools & Skills
How to Choose Tools for your Toolbox
Check out this list of basic tools that are great for every toolbox.
Tools & Skills
How to Calculate Square Metres
Learn how to calculate in square metres to make sure you order enough materials for your renovations and D.I.Y. projects.
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How To Build a Vertical Garden
Brighten up a wall space or courtyard by installing your own vertical garden. Learn how to build a vertical garden with this instructional guide from Bunnings.
Planting & Growing
How to Prune Trees
Knowing how to prune your trees properly can help to shape them and promote healthy growth. We’ll show you the basics to make pruning a tree easier.
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How To Design Your Outdoor Room
Make the most of your living and entertaining areas by creating an outdoor living room to enjoy with your family.
Planning to Build a Deck
Good preparation is the secret to any successful D.I.Y. project. We’ll take you through all the stages involved in getting ready to build a deck.
Plan and design your kitchen online with our Kitchen Planner
Benchtops & Cabinets
How to Build Kitchen Base Cabinets
Learn the basic steps for building your own flat pack kitchen cabinets.
How To Design a Kitchen
Find out everything you need to know to help you plan and design your dream kitchen
Change your old hot water system to a new Dux gas or electric system.
How to Plan a Bathroom Renovation
There are plenty of things to think about before you start renovating your bathroom. We’ve made a list of the big ones to get you started
Baths Showers & Toilets
How to Install a Bathroom Mirror
Hanging a bathroom mirror is easier than you might think. Find out what’s involved in putting one on the wall.
Plan a new colour scheme for your room online
How to Prepare Walls for Painting
Good preparation is the key to any painting project. We’ll show you a few of the basic steps involved in preparing a wall for painting to make the job much easier.
How To Paint
Paint Laminate Kitchen Cabinets
Instead of replacing your kitchen cabinets, you can freshen them up with few coats of paint.
Hire a Rug Doctor from your local Bunnings and give your carpets and rugs a professional clean.
How To Clean Grout
Get some tips to help you clean the grout between your tiles.
How to Clean Walls
Before you can paint a wall, you need to give it a good clean first. Here’s how to clean your walls to get ready for painting or just to brighten up the room.
Choose from our range of split system air conditioners and we can arrange installation for you.
How to Install a Rangehood
Installing a rangehood above your cooktop will keep your kitchen cooler and cleaner while you cook and can add an attractive feature to the space.
How To Install Deck Lights
Turn your deck into a space you can use night and day. This video will show you how to install lights into your decking.
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Lifelike Synthetic Grass is designed for Australian conditions to suit domestic or commercial applications. It transforms any area into a green, very low maintenance, aesthetically pleasing space. Our range of synthetic grass has an easy DIY installation, is child and pet safe, long lasting and will look amazing all year round.
Tuff Turf N Co offer a genuine 7 year product warranty that is valid from the date of purchase against defects in materials, UV degradation and excessive fading. We will repair or replace, as it deems necessary, those materials which exhibit any of these defects.We also offer our own Tuff Turf N Co installation warranty for jobs that we undertake but DO NOT warrant against installation carried out by others.We DO NOT warrant against grooming and maintenance damage caused by improper use, animals, neglect, vandalism, floods, lack of maintenance, animal waste, water table or other acts of mother-nature.
Tuff Turf N Co is committed to helping the environment and providing sustainable living solutions. Our grasses are 100% recyclable.
1. PREPARING FOR TURFWork out the area where the Tuff Turf will go. Usuallythere will be a border of some sort like paving,concrete or timber edging. If the area is not clear,mark it out with a rope or spray paint. Remove allloose vegetation and any debris that is in the way.Dig out the area to a depth of 75–80mm.If there are any existing sprinklers, ensure that theyare either capped or removed.Once the area is excavated, use a rake to level it outto ensure it is smooth and even for the sub-base.2. LAYING THE BASEPlace and compact approximately 60mm of crushedrock as sub-base. Lightly sprinkle water over thecrushed rock before compaction so the basebecomes firm. A vibrating plate will produce thebest result. Ensure you have enough fall on the baseto allow for water drainage.Complete your base works by adding a fine 20mmlayer of crushed stone over the top of your base andlevel it out again following the same procedure. Thiswill give you a more even finish.After compacting, your base should beapproximately 15mm below the finished height ofyour surrounding edging/paving.3. LAYING OUT THE TURFLay out the Tuff Turf and allow it to relax for severalhours. This will remove any creases and allow theTuff Turf to better settle. Always run the grass in thesame direction. Remove the ‘salvage’ black stripfrom both sides of the grass. Cut the Tuff Turf to fityour area. Use a sharp utility knife along edges, andaround trees and flower beds. Take your time toensure a flawless finish.TIP: Keep changing your blade as this will makecutting the Tuff Turf easier.4. JOINING THE TURFPull the two pieces of Tuff Turf together so they areas close as possible. Make sure they are not touchingor overlapping. There should never be more thana 5mm gap. Once in place, position a marker atboth ends of where the two pieces join together.Fold back both sides of your turf and roll out andcentralise Tuff Turf Adhesive Tape between the twomarkers. Cut the tape at one end and gently peel offthe foil along the entire length. Gently place bothsides of the Tuff Turf onto the adhesive tape andcontinue this process down the entire length of yourjoin. Walk along the seam several times to ensure itsticks down securely.5. SECURING YOUR TURFSecure the edges with 100mm or 150mm flat headnails. Nail as close to the edge as possible andcontinue nailing along the edge every 200–300mm.Make sure you pull the fibre of the grass apart so thenail goes in smoothly and does not hold the fibredown. At completion of this step the nails should behidden.6. ADDING SAND INFILLWith a power broom or a stiff bristled broom, brushthe blades of turf upwards. This makes it easier todistribute the sand infill evenly. Gently spread driedsilica sand across the entire area. We recommend10–15kg of sand per square metre of turf. The sandshould be spread as evenly as possible. For largeareas you may need to hire a sand spreader tool. Forsmall areas a seed dropper or a shovel work best.Aim to get the sand in between the blades of grass.Large volumes of sand in the one area will causelumpy grass.See installation pdf for visual instructions.
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Planting & Growing
How to Plant Seedlings
Growing your own plants or vegies from seedlings is a great way to start your garden. We’ll show you how to plant seedlings directly into your garden beds or start them out in pots.
Planting & Growing
How to Re-Pot a Plant
Learn how to keep your plants healthy by repotting them.
Paths & Landscaping
How To Remove a Tree
Learn how to safely cut down unwanted trees.
Planting & Growing
How to Install Weed Matting
You can help control the weeds in your garden beds by laying down some weed matting. We’ll show you how to make the most of your weed matting using mulch.