Councils over interpreting brick covenant?Councils over interpreting brick covenant?
I recently hit a snag with my new build with Metricon. On the block I purchased there is an old covenant when the land was subdivided in 1971 that "the exterior walls of…
Surfmist tiled roof - unsure about gutter colourSurfmist tiled roof - unsure about gutter colour
My husband and I had a similar issue at our house. He first thought about matching the gutters with our fence color. But after…
Greetings from Chicago, USGreetings from Chicago, US
Hi, my name is Emma. One of my friends showed me this forum a long time ago, I was reading it from time to time, but now I've decided to join it. Because sharing, not only…
Need suggestion on gutter colours- terrain or woodland greyNeed suggestion on gutter colours- terrain or woodland grey
Looking for advice on what should be gutter and timber colours for our house. It’s lowset in Brisbane , we have painted our roof , eaves and facia surfmist . We unsure…
Insulation for Internal wall, between floorsInsulation for Internal wall, between floors
Insulating internal walls is a good idea - I always do it. Helps reduce noise transmission and helps with thermal insulation. Do you want thermal insulation or acoustic…
Can you save money with an architect?Can you save money with an architect?
Hi Sellout I have some strong opinions and some advice for you if you go this route. Its 38 degrees here in Sydney and I dont feel like typing a long response. Happy…
Building inspector recommendations for Melbourne VIC?Building inspector recommendations for Melbourne VIC?
I have posted this before: We hired Darbecca to do every stage inspection, and I strongly recommend them to anyone that asks me. They were amazing. Thorough reports…
Am I too heavy for the roof cavity?Am I too heavy for the roof cavity?
Firstly, if your house is still under builder's warranty (10 years in Victoria) you should have no need to crawl into roof space but let the builder handle it, unless you…