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Is this carport adequately supported?Is this carport adequately supported?

Hi guys, Can you please advise how this steel carport beam is attached to the house…

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lukaziView the latest post
Jun 21, 2024 7:57 pm
chippy
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Architectural issue...😢Architectural issue...😢

Exactly. In much the same way no one twigged when they looked at the plans during…

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chippyView the latest post
Jun 21, 2024 6:44 pm
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Stolen AppliancesStolen Appliances

Max8888 Just thinking, does your builder have contracts work insurance that you…

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Jun 21, 2024 5:52 pm
Suspended concrete slab alternatives - AlphaFloorSuspended concrete slab alternatives - AlphaFloor

Building A New House

NSW

Interesting product, seems to be very very decent alternative to Hebel Panels.…

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Ashington HomesView the latest post
Jun 21, 2024 3:03 pm
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chippy
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In-Built BBQ suggestionIn-Built BBQ suggestion

They all come set up for LPG as standard. You need to buy the conversion kit and…

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chippyView the latest post
Jun 21, 2024 2:14 pm
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Bk3064
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Gas abolishment home renovationGas abolishment home renovation

Which application did you filled out ? Gas abolishment form has an option to remove…

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Bk3064View the latest post
Jun 21, 2024 10:39 am
miteq
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Landscaper to Avoid - VictoriaLandscaper to Avoid - Victoria

Yes, there was a contract. But this seems to mean nothing. As you can see from…

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miteqView the latest post
Jun 21, 2024 10:36 am
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Bk3064
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Gas Abolishment - Brisbane city councilGas Abolishment - Brisbane city council

Just for reference, it took almost 7 weeks to complete after numerous phone calls…

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Bk3064View the latest post
Jun 21, 2024 10:31 am
Bk3064
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Hybrid vs Carpet for upstairsHybrid vs Carpet for upstairs

Hello We are in final stages of signing contract for a two story house in inner…

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Jun 21, 2024 10:13 am
Bk3064
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Risk of signing contract before soil testRisk of signing contract before soil test

No builder is not pushing , but for bank to approve demolition they want contract…

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Bk3064View the latest post
Jun 21, 2024 9:51 am
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Pedro4137View the latest post
Jun 21, 2024 8:57 am
How do I edit and delete photosHow do I edit and delete photos

What version of the iPad are you using? I'm assuming that you are using the built…

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MarkusjOZView the latest post
Jun 21, 2024 7:59 am
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jagberg
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Dish washer not getting water. Defect aquastop?Dish washer not getting water. Defect aquastop?

I had a similar issue with my dishwasher not getting water, and it turned out to…

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jagbergView the latest post
Jun 21, 2024 2:13 am
sab988
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Qartaba HomesQartaba Homes

Buying Land

1, 2, 3, 4, 5

I believe it's complete business that goes under administration not project. But…

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sab988View the latest post
Jun 20, 2024 9:40 pm
Kitchen Quote - What should be included?Kitchen Quote - What should be included?

It's not uncommon for drawer depths to remain around 500mm even as bench depths…

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madera cabinetryView the latest post
Jun 20, 2024 9:28 pm
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ponzutwo
20 June
Tenant-Proof New Build SuggestionsTenant-Proof New Build Suggestions

i read the guides. every time. I often find them hilarious. Some of the guides…

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ponzutwoView the latest post
Jun 20, 2024 4:06 pm
Joediy
20 June
Mortar ColorMortar Color

Hi Pedro Thank you for your reply. I will find more sample of sands. Would you…

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JoediyView the latest post
Jun 20, 2024 3:26 pm
VariationsVariations

there are three outcomes: 1 You do your homework and legwork, read and educate yourself…

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building-expertView the latest post
Jun 20, 2024 3:13 pm
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Help! Paint Peeling on My House ExteriorHelp! Paint Peeling on My House Exterior

Peeling paint on your house exterior, whether it's siding, stucco, or another material…

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Sydney Paint MastersView the latest post
Jun 20, 2024 12:46 pm
jonathanbi
20 June
Building StagesBuilding Stages

Thanks for your reponse. Oh, wow. Thats very exciting for you. My builder has taken…

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jonathanbiView the latest post
Jun 20, 2024 12:23 pm
ck14
20 June
Garage on boundary line.Garage on boundary line.

Thanks, great points. I am hoping that having my garage wall being the only retaining…

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ck14View the latest post
Jun 20, 2024 12:08 pm
jagberg
20 June
Hebel PowerFloor vs Traditional Timber FloorsHebel PowerFloor vs Traditional Timber Floors

Building A New House

1, 2

I'd definitely go for Hebel PowerFloor over traditional timber floors if cost isn…

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jagbergView the latest post
Jun 20, 2024 4:03 am
Opting out of the contractOpting out of the contract

The short answer is if you opt out you will lose your deposit and may be liable…

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building-expertView the latest post
Jun 19, 2024 9:35 pm
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nickmaj
19 June
Cabinetry / Tiling / PaintingCabinetry / Tiling / Painting

Update: Our vanities, kitchen and cabinets etc.. was fully done Monday, before any…

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nickmajView the latest post
Jun 19, 2024 4:54 pm
Plastering with shadow line P50Plastering with shadow line P50

We are in the process are having walls and ceilings plastered. Our plasterer is…

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renovator_meView the latest post
Jun 19, 2024 3:58 pm
nickmaj
19 June
Metricon ElectricalsMetricon Electricals

They do charge alot more than if you organized electrical yourself, we hit $14,000…

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nickmajView the latest post
Jun 19, 2024 1:17 pm
ECOECO
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19 June
Brand new house with beyond horrible windowsBrand new house with beyond horrible windows

I expected that. If I had supplied the windows I would change them free of charge…

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ECOECOView the latest post
Jun 19, 2024 11:33 am
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ownerinproblemView the latest post
Jun 19, 2024 11:14 am
Widening of front entrance doorwayWidening of front entrance doorway

Thanks for the suggestion. I already spoke with a carpenter today and waiting for…

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justanotherrandompersonView the latest post
Jun 18, 2024 5:58 pm
buying a strata propertybuying a strata property

Hi Rhom, Your concern about the strata levies and the timing of the strata plan…

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stratasolutionsView the latest post
Jun 18, 2024 4:38 pm
ponzutwo
18 June
NEED TRADESMAN APPROXIMATE PRICING - KIT VS MODULARNEED TRADESMAN APPROXIMATE PRICING - KIT VS MODULAR

Building A New House

VIC

You should speak to the kit home builder that's selling the product about install…

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ponzutwoView the latest post
Jun 18, 2024 1:21 pm
Engineered timber floor over yellow toungeEngineered timber floor over yellow tounge

I have used direct stick 18 mm solid timber over yellow tongue, 20+ years on its…

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building-expertView the latest post
Jun 18, 2024 11:43 am
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ponzutwo
18 June
Metricon Studio M CostingMetricon Studio M Costing

just demand it from metricon. There is zero reasons for them to be gatekeeping…

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ponzutwoView the latest post
Jun 18, 2024 10:27 am
mockkie
18 June
Building a flame zone house in West Pymble on a steep siteBuilding a flame zone house in West Pymble on a steep site

Building A New House

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@Ashington Homes - so much respect for the lengths and efforts you guys go to to…

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mockkieView the latest post
Jun 18, 2024 8:50 am
sdcl91
18 June
Build house under $400k?Build house under $400k?

Building A New House

NSW

Semi-regional I guess? Northern NSW, coastal. A lot of the volume builders are…

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sdcl91View the latest post
Jun 18, 2024 8:37 am
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stonesthrowView the latest post
Jun 17, 2024 9:20 pm
nickmaj
17 June
Rough price guide for boundary fencingRough price guide for boundary fencing

Building A New House

QLD

Well, not sure of 80m, but to give you an idea. For 1.8m high colourbond around…

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nickmajView the latest post
Jun 17, 2024 2:24 pm
nickmaj
17 June
Doing driveway after handoverDoing driveway after handover

Not sure, we are doing our driveway during build, our builder MJH has allowed us…

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nickmajView the latest post
Jun 17, 2024 2:17 pm
cp1989
17 June
Kitchen benchtop substrate preparation adviceKitchen benchtop substrate preparation advice

Hi, i was wondering if you managed to sort this out? i know it was a few years ago…

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cp1989View the latest post
Jun 17, 2024 11:59 am
Eng. B A
17 June
Upgrading from N3 to N4 wind ratingUpgrading from N3 to N4 wind rating

It depends on how much load coming on the wall framing. However you can use more…

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Eng. B AView the latest post
Jun 17, 2024 5:32 am
Mofflepop
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16 June
Building with CJ HomesBuilding with CJ Homes

Building A New House

QLD

I agree! I have found reading this so helpful! But it stopped at ‘fixing’ stage…

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MofflepopView the latest post
Jun 16, 2024 10:09 pm
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Dr_rock
16 June
First time build: Custom narrow riverside home in WAFirst time build: Custom narrow riverside home in WA

Sadly very little movement on site since soak wells went in. There are also missing…

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Dr_rockView the latest post
Jun 16, 2024 3:03 pm
Schmo
16 June
Basic charged stormwater systemBasic charged stormwater system

Hi all Long time reader here, first time poster. My Mum bought a house a few years…

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SchmoView the latest post
Jun 16, 2024 8:52 am
Eng. B A
16 June
Changing roof truss spacing for skylights?Changing roof truss spacing for skylights?

A qualified structural engineer is needed to check the new spacing for the current…

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Eng. B AView the latest post
Jun 16, 2024 4:49 am
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