Orientation-Passive Solar Design related Suggestions needed
Thank you so much for your detailed response. I'm gonna sit with your inputs and see what we can plan/budget for.
How much does tiling cost? (Al fresco, concrete slab, approx
Hmmm, $40-$50 /m2 for labour sounds about right I would question $400 for materials? A bag of flex tile adhesive is $20 + incidentals Cheers Chris
Has builder "forgotten" to insulate some walls ?
Every time I read posts like this, I think that all houses the builder has built over a certain time frame should also be inspected but alas, effective regulatory…
Do the right thing Metricon; close your display centres now
Hi jack, I respect your concerns The government has decided the construction industry as an essential business. I don’t think this risk is any different to a takeaway…
Inclusion/studio vouchers - What would you use it for?
I would suggest, especially now , ask around a few stores, email plans and get some quotes, then ask your builder for a price to delete it and do it yourself, only issue…
Footings and steel piers for Transportable.. help
Thanks the welcome.. so exciting to be an empowered OB. I have yesterday sent a bullet point detailed list of concerns to the Engineer.. as clear as possible. To their…
Builder denied the new home warranty for the leak on garage
Yeah...it seems worst than my case. I hope it won't happen to my ceiling since Rawson installed the down pipe from the second story. Fingers cross
Cost to have interior of house professionally painted
House slab size includes everything,including eves, 200m2 house being a typical 4x2x2
Improve my kerbside appeal for old housing commission
I agree about the jacaranda. Definitely paint or (preferably) render the bricks. That will modernise the house a lot and tidy it up for a relatively minor cost. I…
Anyone building near RAAF Base Edinburgh in SA?
If you're building near RAAF Base in SA (e.g. Burton, Elizabeth etc.) is there a requirement for noise rating for windows or similar? Also if you live in the area is it…
Building duplex over or near water or sewerage pipes or ease
Yes you can but Sydney Water will make you excavate the existing VCP main sewer ( old earthenware pipe ) then concrete encase it @ $1,100 a lineal metre ( with a few other…