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Crimsafe quote

Crimsafe quote

We got x guard $1700 for 2 big dliding doors and 1 small sliding door and $480 for front door maybe worth a try? Will also do m3 film on al other windowns/glass panels later

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lovisa
Jul 21, 2017 10:24 pm

Interest Rates

Interest Rates

Interest rates are only ONE factor when considering costs associated with a home loan. You also need to look at fees, conditions, exit costs, options on payment…

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gommeqld
Jul 21, 2017 8:41 pm

Draughts from cavity sliding doors

Draughts from cavity sliding doors

Where is the bulk of the air coming from then? My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb https://r.tapatalk.com/shareLink?share_ ... are_type=t

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Renman
Jul 21, 2017 7:48 pm
Renman

Where to after Fair Trading?

Where to after Fair Trading?

I am not in NSW but my understanding is that Fair Trading cannot order what you want. You need to check this, no doubt others who know will advise. A long time ago, a…

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SaveH2O
Jul 21, 2017 7:47 pm
SaveH2O

Coral Marcoola 32ish

Coral Marcoola 32ish
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Looks great! Had to laugh at your comment about 10kg lol. Must be Coral- although I lost 10kg through our build lol- stress. Slowly putting it all back on dealing with the…

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MrsJM
Jul 21, 2017 5:09 pm
MrsJM

CBA slab valuation?

CBA slab valuation?

Strange.. the bank just paid our slab invoice today. No evaluation done. Thanks for your help anyway guys!

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Danniellejayde
Jul 21, 2017 3:56 pm

Admin fee for variation?

Admin fee for variation?

We bought the home and land package from the builder. The land is still in negotiation when we sign both the land and building contract. Last month I got the Development…

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Mlestari
Jul 21, 2017 2:17 pm

a dead end with suppliers Bondor

a dead end with suppliers Bondor

You stick with your views mrssnowden. As per my post in March last year I also found Bondor incompetent, unreliable, un interested and lazy. I hope they go broke.

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gommeqld
Jul 21, 2017 2:11 pm

Whirlybird Question

Whirlybird Question

whirlybirds generally are a good idea (unless the house is in a high fire risk area) however ventilation louvres, typically installed under eaves, should also be installed…

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Beetaloo
Jul 21, 2017 11:01 am
Beetaloo

garage opening

garage opening

Hi all i have a timber beam 250x75x6m and i am removing a center brick pier and installing a PFC 250 x 6m to the timber beam with coach bolts at spacing's of 900mm ,now…

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stephen lane
Jul 21, 2017 10:59 am
Louk
Louk
20 July

Driveway Crossover - Cost and advice

Driveway Crossover - Cost and advice

Hi, Has anyone had a driveway crossover done recently? What did it cost and would you recommend the people you used? Cheers

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Louk
Jul 20, 2017 11:58 am
Somer
Somer
20 July

The Gables Box Hill

The Gables Box Hill

I dont know where to message :) i am messaging everywhere heheheh. Can you please add me to The Gables Whatsapp group. We are at Kiewa Grove, would love to know our…

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Somer
Jul 20, 2017 12:16 am

We had custom furniture made by a cabinet maker and was meant to be raw MDF but instead it came with a laminate finish that normally has 2pac applied. See photo. It is…

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ideaswoman
Jul 19, 2017 4:09 pm
ideaswoman

Yeah .... found a Redbank Forum

Yeah .... found a Redbank Forum

Hi Sammie, I'm with Redink too. I signed up at the end of march and my slab will be done in the next couple of weeks. My experience has been very positive one so far.…

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Madora Dreamer
Jul 19, 2017 12:04 am
Madora Dreamer

FFL 200mm low

FFL 200mm low

A cynical person might also see that as an opportunity to make a lot extra post contract signing? you will need to weigh up all the facts.

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StructuralBIMGuy
Jul 18, 2017 8:55 pm
StructuralBIMGuy

Fresh Cleaning - Gutter Cleaning Sydney

Fresh Cleaning - Gutter Cleaning Sydney

Are you looking for professional window cleaners in Sydney? If so, Fresh…

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Fresh Cleaning
Jul 18, 2017 3:19 pm
Fresh Cleaning

Hi everyone, I finally got an acknowledgement from builder that practical completion was reached on 3rd July 2017. This is for a dwelling that was handed over more than…

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jayasooriah
Jul 18, 2017 1:48 pm
DamNita
DamNita
18 July

OAK FLOORBOARDs AND ISSUES WITH SUB FLOOR

OAK FLOORBOARDs AND ISSUES WITH SUB FLOOR

I would certainly suspect that it is the ply rubbing together (too close to the walls and each other). How did you go with this?

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DamNita
Jul 18, 2017 10:24 am
DamNita

Rooftop deck possible?

Rooftop deck possible?

cheers... might stick with this

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MarqueeMark
Jul 17, 2017 9:30 pm
Torijg
Torijg
17 July

Finesse built??

Finesse built??

Wondering if anyone has built with finesse built (Adelaide) and what they are like overal.. quilty, price, etc. thanks

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Torijg
Jul 17, 2017 6:48 pm

Building a new duplex house in Sydney

Building a new duplex house in Sydney

Good Afternoon, I am currently looking at building a new Duplex style house in the Sutherland Shire of Sydney. I was wondering if anyone had any recommendations in…

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Michael_255
Jul 17, 2017 2:50 pm

Metal frame house

Metal frame house

Thanks for the heads up. Will talk to our builder if they can change it.

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Jefffirsthomebuyer
Jul 17, 2017 12:10 pm

Timber cladding

Timber cladding

Has anyone used timber or timber look cladding for their facade? from 1. Scyon - axon grain with timber stain 2. Western red cedar (cedar sales in victoria) 3. Weathertex…

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geminithinker
Jul 16, 2017 11:05 pm
eirrac
eirrac
15 July

Help! Paint Decisions!

Help! Paint Decisions!

We have similar colour floor tiles (I think). We are going with white exchange half and having white white skirting architrave etc so it makes a contrast. One tip I like…

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eirrac
Jul 15, 2017 10:41 pm
eirrac
eirrac
15 July

HEBEL help??? Pros and Cons, need to make a decision!!!

HEBEL help??? Pros and Cons, need to make a decision!!!

We have Hebel in our current home and are getting it in our new home. Pros of Hebel I find is good insulation.. the walls are never got and windows are your limiting…

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eirrac
Jul 15, 2017 10:33 pm
Bazazz
Bazazz
15 July

Planning permits

Planning permits

Just a quick question, when building if I decide I want extra lights/or other changes to layout of electrical. Will I need to do this pre submitting, for inspections etc.…

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Bazazz
Jul 15, 2017 8:02 am
ayaman
ayaman
14 July

Liquid Blue Pools

Liquid Blue Pools

Hello Has anyone used Liquid Blue Pools in Melbourne?

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ayaman
Jul 14, 2017 8:07 pm
Lorri
Lorri
14 July

No building Envelope

No building Envelope

We had none either , 5 acres and we could build where ever we wanted as long as the boundary distance was kept. Where are you building?

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Lorri
Jul 14, 2017 8:00 pm
Lorri
ohgosh
ohgosh
14 July

Large formal lounge

Large formal lounge

Thanks for the much appreciated replies, I think I would have to go with the custom build route. Would someone please suggest some reputed custom builders in Melbourne?…

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ohgosh
Jul 14, 2017 11:48 am
ecnal
ecnal
13 July

Design/Planning Tool or Software

Design/Planning Tool or Software

point not missed, just a suitable recommendation for someone who doesn't have any experience using drafting software and who is not super tech savy. BIM = overkill, no question.

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ecnal
Jul 13, 2017 10:17 am
Joker
Joker
12 July

Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully
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It probably would need to be top 5 topics, constantly, maybe closed even.

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Joker
Jul 12, 2017 7:37 pm

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K-Real
Jul 11, 2017 6:56 pm
K-Real

NEW HOMES AT ALEX AVENUE BY MIRVAC

NEW HOMES AT ALEX AVENUE BY MIRVAC

Hi Guys, I am planning to buy home and land from Mirvac at 89 Alex avenue, can you please advise me below questions. 1. Quality of work 2. Building costs 3. Customer…

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vineel.koneru
Jul 11, 2017 4:24 pm

Who is building at Heritage Parc Rutherford?

Who is building at Heritage Parc Rutherford?

Yay that is very exciting :) Ours is a little way off being registered but still exciting :) hopefully not too much longer and you can start to build.

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LozandMitch
Jul 10, 2017 1:45 pm

New home build Mt Martha

New home build Mt Martha

another recommendation would be S&K Group (www.sandkgroup.com.au). They are a architecture and build company. They have some nice projects on the go at the moment.…

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MisterSlope
Jul 10, 2017 12:50 pm

Noosa 26 - Hallway wall Recess

Noosa 26 - Hallway wall Recess

Thank you , I have ended up removing the recesses in the hallway. Also don't have the problem with the light switch in the main bathroom , as we have moved around all the…

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Emily Jane
Jul 08, 2017 10:00 pm

Front Door Colours

Front Door Colours

What shade of grey? But these door colors would work on any grey shade - white, brown, dark wood, teal, maroon, dark red, dark blue. It all goes down to the theme that you want.

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cheryl_0316
Jul 08, 2017 6:28 pm

Open/Floating Staircase

Open/Floating Staircase

the image is steel stairs Direct Flight Floating stairs are either or

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StructuralBIMGuy
Jul 08, 2017 5:20 pm
StructuralBIMGuy
JB1
JB1
7 July

Double brick + brick veneer combo

Double brick + brick veneer combo

While the ground floor is double brick, the outside brick does nothing for insulation due to the insulation between the bricks. So unless you really want brick veneer on…

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JB1
Jul 07, 2017 11:30 pm

This is dulux grey pebble. Its very neutral.

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aloenyx
Jul 07, 2017 6:28 pm
aloenyx
Clareymoo
Clareymoo
6 July

Austral Bricks

Austral Bricks

Do you happen to have a photo at all?

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Clareymoo
Jul 06, 2017 2:04 pm
MandM+4
MandM+4
5 July

Cost of installing downlights after handover

Cost of installing downlights after handover

You are better off removing the battens and replacing them with downlights or provisions by the builder as you will get a credit for the battens. We are doing a double…

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MandM+4
Jul 05, 2017 4:13 pm
Migor
Migor
5 July

Tile Selections

Tile Selections

Has anyone used the Beaumont Tiles, Soloutions Light Beige or Lifestyle Almond tile in their home? Would love to see photos

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Migor
Jul 05, 2017 8:11 am
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arodc
Jul 04, 2017 10:19 pm
qebtel
qebtel
4 July

Fencing Land Next to Reserve

Fencing Land Next to Reserve

If they are not solicitors they wont be able to deal with it, its a nonstandard issue and they'll likely refer you to a solicitor. Tell them you dont want it and see what…

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qebtel
Jul 04, 2017 10:14 pm
alexp79
alexp79
4 July

Bricklayers in Sydney

Bricklayers in Sydney

How much do they cost today? I remember they were charging around $1/per standard brick 5 years ago, then it was $1.5, what is it like nowadays?

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alexp79
Jul 04, 2017 4:14 pm
arcachon
arcachon
4 July

Concreting quotes and future pergola area

Concreting quotes and future pergola area

100mm thick is normally fine if you use a stronger concrete mix. As for the estate, better to seek forgiveness than ask permission. :-D

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arcachon
Jul 04, 2017 10:48 am

I wish they would move that portaloo! I'm looking forward for the rendering to be put in the front porch and the first window. Rendering will be paperbark same as the…

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Joelleg6
Jul 03, 2017 11:26 pm
Joelleg6


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