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Bk3064
20 April
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Apr 20, 2024 7:25 am
I would try the Queensland Electricity and Gas Ombudsman https://www.ewoq.com.au/ We had the same problem in Victoria and spoke to the Victorian Ombudsman and the supply was disconnected the next day. Thanks for your advice, I will reach out to ombudsman
Thanks for your advice, I will reach out to ombudsman
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Bk3064
20 April
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Apr 20, 2024 7:24 am
Wow looks Iike energy companies are deliberately doing this which is bad practice
Wow looks Iike energy companies are deliberately doing this which is bad practice
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Bk3064
17 April
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Apr 17, 2024 7:34 pm
Thank you every one for you input , after a lot of research and reading so many blogs decided to go with timber and brick as its the most safest option
Thank you every one for you input , after a lot of research and reading so many blogs decided to go with timber and bric...
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Bk3064
17 April
1
Apr 17, 2024 7:33 pm
Hello everyone Did anyone recently applied gas abolishment in Brisbane city council area for gas abolishment , we recently purchased a property and applied for gas abolishment , however AGL saying it could take up to 6 weeks as Brisbane city council need to approve gas distributor ( Australian gas n...
Hello everyone Did anyone recently applied gas abolishment in Brisbane city council area for gas abolishment , we recent...
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Bk3064
11 April
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Apr 11, 2024 12:10 am
Personally I’m not a fan of steel (as a building designer) for thermal performance as steel is highly conductive and thermal bridging needs to be considered and controlled with thermal breaks, and from a sustainability point of view. If you’re concerned about termites, you can get timber frames and...
Thank you , also heard that steel frames make knocking noise ? Do you have any experience with Hebel? Is it durable as ...
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Bk3064
11 April
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Apr 11, 2024 12:08 am
Timber frame with brick veneer is what I would choose.. The one advantage hebel has is that its cheaper if you want rendered walls. Rendered Hebel is now approaching the same price as face brick in Victoria. It has worse noise insulation, is brittle and more prone to visible cracks if the house mov...
Thanks I had similar feedback from lot of people . I think with steel frame hanging heavy items is not recommended I am...
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Bk3064
10 April
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Apr 10, 2024 7:06 am
Personally I’m not a fan of steel (as a building designer) for thermal performance as steel is highly conductive and thermal bridging needs to be considered and controlled with thermal breaks, and from a sustainability point of view. If you’re concerned about termites, you can get timber frames and...
Thank you , also heard that steel frames make knocking noise ? Do you have any experience with Hebel? Is it durable as ...
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Bk3064
9 April
1
Apr 09, 2024 7:55 am
Hello everyone We are planning to build 2 storey home in Brisbane inner north. We finalised two quotes from two custom builders. They are about same price with similar inclusions. However builder 1 is providing steel frames with Hebel for downstairs and builder 2 providing brick with timber frames W...
Hello everyone We are planning to build 2 storey home in Brisbane inner north. We finalised two quotes from two custom b...
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Bk3064
28 March
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Mar 28, 2024 8:21 pm
Two very different surveys. Contour survey identifies the boundary pegs or which ones are missing the spot heights across the block to create the contour lines and general services locations. $500 - $1000 An ident survey is a totally different animal. It is a Full survey setting out the exact locat...
Thanks , currently getting around 2000 + GST for contour survey , do you know anyone does that around that price
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Bk3064
27 March
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Mar 27, 2024 4:45 pm
What would be the cost of contour and identification surveys in brisbane , surprised to see quotes around 4000$ including GST , any idea if it's fair price ? It's 600sqm land in established inner north location with a house sitting . We recently purchased in a plan to knockdown and rebuild . Fairly ...
What would be the cost of contour and identification surveys in brisbane , surprised to see quotes around 4000$ includin...
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Bk3064
15 March
1
Mar 15, 2024 9:25 pm
First time poster long story short we are planning knocking down rebuilding a house in Wavell Heights We are thinking to go with Omni built homes as they are but flexible with designs we want and reasonably priced .we went to major builders but they are reluctant to add any customisation to plans Di...
First time poster long story short we are planning knocking down rebuilding a house in Wavell Heights We are thinking to...
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