Defective frameDefective frame
Hey Mox80 You should be photographing and cross checking all Plans, Structural details, compliance, alternate work carried out by each of the subsequent trades at the…
Tondelver House - Shipping Container BuildTondelver House - Shipping Container Build
Yep looks good. So satisfying when the final coat goes on. It is, as you said, no more looking at it as something that still needs doing.
How often do you visit your site?How often do you visit your site?
Nearly go to site daily as we just can't help ourselves, but we live one suburb over so it is often a place for us to go for walks or bike rides. Our kids school is in the…
Brick colours to go with Light coloured cocnrete roof tiles.Brick colours to go with Light coloured cocnrete roof tiles.
Hi Guys, We are in the process of external colour selection. We want to go for a lighter colour roof (concrete tile) but cant find any bricks to go with it. Our roof…
Cracking on beam joining with wall - concern ?Cracking on beam joining with wall - concern ?
You can introduce a mesh between the beam and the wall say about 150 mm width throughout the joint before plastering. This will…
Storm water pit liftingStorm water pit lifting
I don't think the plan here is to move pit up or down, it is just to bring to the level by adding more to increase height. The surcharge pipe should stay where it is (are…
Contract Tips Before SigningContract Tips Before Signing
Hi Everyone! Looking to build the Franklin 40 with Metricon soon. Does anyone have tips on what I should request to be changed on the contract? I will definitely still…
Bad Concrete PourBad Concrete Pour
How to plan a good concrete pour and avoid a bad one 1.Make sure you and the trades have the full engineering details and specifications beforehand 2.Have the compaction,…