Run power to shed
Hi, I have a quick question, I want to get a sparky to wire my shed (9m * 3m) but to save money I want to run a cable from close to fuse box in the house to a corner in…
Nov 19, 2019 11:20 am
Urgently need a plumber
Search the yellow pages, looking in the classifieds of local papers and do an Internet search using the keywords "plumber" + your suburb or region.
Hello Jade - welcome. Tell us a bit about your home or your project.
Paint help please!!!
Thank you for replying!
I would just like to see the contrast between the both colors. I understand lighting and orientation makes a big difference.
Any picture of one…
Nov 17, 2019 11:32 pm
Clarendon Doorbell Wiring
I built a house in Clarendon’s Box Hill estate in nsw. They all came with identical doorbells and I’m looking into potentially changing mine. In addition to…
Nov 17, 2019 6:53 pm
I don't believe in it myself, but there is an entire section dedicated to it here
Is Pimpama, QLD a good suburb to invest as I get mixed reviews like few say it is good with infrastructure and growth and few say 'Not to go' as it has over supply, crime…
Hi Guys, I’ve got a block of land in Edgeleigh Estate, Mount Cottrell, Tarneit. And I couldn't find any threads about that estate here so I thought I'd create one.…
Streaky Paint. What to do?
Most likely water going down behind the paint layer from the top ledge. Capping would help.
If it continues would probably lead to blistering of the paint.
Building new home
I am nearly finished my house KDR.
I learned a few thing that if I can redo again.
First started with display home, volume builder then customize my own plan, then gone…
Hi again all.
Some may have seen my other thread regarding my journey into building a new house.
Basically, i have purchased a block that's due to title before…
Metricon vs Clarendon
Unless it's exactly the same plan,hard to compare as homes vary in cost big time depending on many factors in which some are not obvious such as roof line,the boxier the…
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Australian Bush Fire Current Hotspots.
The number of fires across Australia is eye opening and the satellite views showing the inaccessibility of many and the closeness to property and towns of others is a…
Scyon Hardies board need help
leaking upstairs verandah .
.. scyon a hardies board was used and the specs in 2011 when used say to butt the boards together with the tongue and groove but apparently due…
On Site Detention - Charged Line?
Hi Rob, how is your build going? We are building in Oatley and have run into problems with our stormwater. In the end, what stormwater plan did you go with and was it…
Make a written statement at the police station detailing the criminal threats made, and ask the police to take appropriate action in this circumstance for the safety of…
HIA Contract Metricon
I was going through a sample HIA contract that I got from Metricon. Here are some of the questions I have, if someone can help me?
1) Do the owner have to bear…
Floating Table help
Absolutely. It will have to have some decent support built through it. I'd be opting for a steel ladder frame then box it out with a whatever you want.
Split level home
It helped a lot ,we ll surely follow this before going to any builder
B1 Homes - Pre Start
It depends, firstly who the lender is and secondly what you actually want upgraded
Simonds house flooring
We are just about to start the process of selecting colours etc for our new Simonds home.
Our last house…
Just wondering if there’s a chippy or roof plumber who can give me some tips. I’m making a gable roofed patio attached to the back of my house. The rafters…
Hello, whatever colour select, go for the lightest shade available. It will keep your home cooler during Summer conditions and there will be less fading. Pity about your…
Swann camera outside buddy its have wiring done already
Additional water heating
Thanks and I agree with all your points, very helpful. I have asked my builder if possible for them to relocate somewhere appropriate in the ground floor. I was more…
The Hills of carmel box hill
I’m thinking of buying a lot in HOC, it’s a corner block. And someone told me there are building area restrictions on corner blocks.
Can someone advise…
Nov 03, 2019 7:25 pm
Agree with pops, we built with McLachlan and regret it. After having a few things fixed under warranty, the service which could only be described as 'malicious compliance'…
KDR in perth
I know the feeling! When the kids are running about upstairs it’s like a herd of elephants. So we got hebel flooring in the new build
Akuna Vista Land Valuation
Hi, 425000 for 300 sqm was the price for Stage 2 and delayed settlement until Mar 2020 which means buyers will start evaluations only early nxt year to realise if there…
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Frames, Timber or Steel ??
Agree with the above comment. I'm building again and this time steel frame and trusses. Cost is the same - depends on the builder.
Our display centre is based in Wangara,
As the house plan is displayed within a facility of over 800sqm, you are able to position furniture and temporary…
Velvet lounge cleaning
I have a velvet couch.. Can you steam clean it or use any water to clean it eg steam clean/dry clean method etc eg like Chem dry.
What about wool carpet cleaning, can you…