Home
Pros
Forum
  • About
  • Join Community
  • Contact
Reply
WatchingStarredHistory
InboxSent
MembersPros
#Unanswered     #Active

Forum
General Discussion
Topics
Author
Replies
Views
Last Post
Thilton01
Thilton01
11 September 2018

General Discussion topic dumping

General Discussion topic dumping

in Toowoomba who is the best hardware for trade prices? especially hardwood. Simon's home hardware or Mitre10 ?

14
13070
Thilton01
Sep 11, 2018 9:51 am
47
43238
badova
Jan 15, 2019 4:31 am

My first post in this forum

My first post in this forum

Hi, I am new in this forum & I want to discuss on the topics like gardening & landscaping. Is it good platform for me?

0
28
fassifernlandscapers
Jan 22, 2019 9:49 pm
fassifernlandscapers

Noise reduction ideas

Noise reduction ideas

Hi I’m looking for opinions and advice We have rather noisy neighbours quite close to our bedroom windows Thinking of building some sort of wall inside fence line to…

0
39
Weeman67
Jan 22, 2019 8:13 pm
d11n
d11n
9 h

Drainage issue side of house

Drainage issue side of house

Thanks building-expert, Just so I understand you correctly. You would recommend: 1. Slope the ground away from the house 2. place an ag line in along the fence line 3.…

9
441
d11n
Jan 22, 2019 2:35 pm
Mscat
Mscat
10 h

Knockdown & Rebuild vs Renovation

Knockdown & Rebuild vs Renovation
1, 2

One question, if they dig out your old concrete slab, do they have to refill the land? If they do what kind of soil they put in? Would it compromise the foundation? How…

36
4211
Mscat
Jan 22, 2019 1:37 pm

Greetings Everyone ! (Quick Intro)

Greetings Everyone ! (Quick Intro)

Greetings Everyone, I am brand new to this forum thought I'll introduce myself and get the ball rolling here. My name is Al and I'm from Buildlife Projects, a licensed…

0
129
BuildlifeProjects
Jan 22, 2019 3:39 am

Thanks SaveH2O, I was hoping you might respond to my post. The tank manufacturer is Kingspan and that diagram is from their brochure. It should be fairly easy to get the…

2
229
robw17
Jan 21, 2019 11:21 pm
rrajm
rrajm
Yesterday

Metricon Timber Staircase finish wearing away

Metricon Timber Staircase finish wearing away

Hi All, We are buying a Metricon house with a timber staircase. The house isn't very old but the timber staircase/handrails is already showing wear with the…

0
99
rrajm
Jan 21, 2019 8:53 pm
TashPaul
TashPaul
Yesterday

Gutter colour

Gutter colour

Have you used a visualiser? There is one on the Carlisle Homes site. Just pick one with a similar facade to yours and then change the colours to what you are thinking. …

3
340
TashPaul
Jan 21, 2019 3:38 pm
TashPaul
shawncvaz
shawncvaz
Yesterday

East Estate Cranbourne East

East Estate Cranbourne East

Hi All, Thank you for this thread. We are planning to purchase stage 7 at East Estate What are your thoughts? Is any one of you staying at East estate now?

14
1679
shawncvaz
Jan 21, 2019 3:08 pm
IamSAM
IamSAM
21 January

Landscaping quote! Help!

Landscaping quote! Help!

Do what Joker has suggested... That's how I had got mine. (Not in your area)

4
209
IamSAM
Jan 21, 2019 10:55 am
IamSAM
building-expert
building-expert
21 January

Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully
1 ... 45, 46, 47

Something is very wrong with this. My experience with VCAT. Cc is that any agreement reached is documented and signed by both parties. Two day cooling off applies if…

934
68309
building-expert
Jan 21, 2019 10:47 am
building-expert
alexp79
alexp79
20 January

Walling over windows

Walling over windows

But be careful that this vapour barrier is not punctured sometimes later. In your case it is just one wall, so it is okay, but I am really against internal vapour…

2
230
alexp79
Jan 20, 2019 8:06 pm
alexp79
alexp79
20 January

Importing kitchen from China

Importing kitchen from China

Not ordered yet as waiting for the walls to be built up first, so I can run the exact measurements. I done designs and asked for quotations from Foshan Ais Living and…

17
5777
alexp79
Jan 20, 2019 1:38 pm

Gday all, In the process of renovating a bathroom. Have just bought a new spout for the bath only to find that it will leave a 10mm gap to the tiles once installed. Best…

0
113
dogeatdog01
Jan 20, 2019 9:52 am
khirod
khirod
19 January

Manufacturer of mechanical anchors

Manufacturer of mechanical anchors

Mechanical anchors or Steel anchors physically leverage friction and anchor themselves in right place. These elements are…

0
182
khirod
Jan 19, 2019 11:23 pm
Mauromario
Mauromario
19 January

URBAN MYTHS .... ?

URBAN MYTHS .... ?
1 ... 12, 13, 14

We are at vcat now after spending well over 150k i am so dirty on all the system. Burbank did a forensic investigation and came back with. Wait for it? They have no idea…

277
30255
Mauromario
Jan 19, 2019 8:54 pm

Carpets are a luxurious asset and a nice carpet can change an otherwise average room. As a costly purchase they require to be well-maintained. You will save cash in the…

0
85
carpetclean
Jan 19, 2019 8:43 pm
its
its
19 January

Worth getting external tiles and concrete sealed?

Worth getting external tiles and concrete sealed?

Was looking at getting high pressure wash on our external concrete tiles (porous) and exposed aggregate. Was told to seal it as…

0
140
its
Jan 19, 2019 8:29 am

Hi Guys I am renovating my pool area and I might have a dispute on how the landscaper has screwed the hardwood to the feature wall and also the customer made seat they…

0
119
Duke74
Jan 19, 2019 8:26 am
ruc1983
ruc1983
19 January

Building and Contruction Startup

Building and Contruction Startup

I have been thinking about starting my own building and construction business for very long in Canberra. I have no prior experience but I am ready to take risk and do…

0
199
ruc1983
Jan 19, 2019 12:20 am
craigs
craigs
18 January

Exploding shower screen

Exploding shower screen

Yes Dathy, not with ikon glass but my shower screen door exploded just before Christmas. No one was around thankfully. There is lots of information out there about it…

2
687
craigs
Jan 18, 2019 10:05 pm
ash28
ash28
18 January

Electrical appointment

Electrical appointment

Hi Guys, Can we bring in our own lighting pendant/Fans etc if we don’t like anything form Rawson’s look book? Will they charge for installation?

0
169
ash28
Jan 18, 2019 4:18 pm
EveKS
EveKS
18 January

Demolition questions

Demolition questions

Thanks Gaudi. Insurance is another nightmare that took the best part of a year to fight. The insurer is a government body that's supposed to be there to protect the…

4
529
EveKS
Jan 18, 2019 7:36 am
ben888
ben888
18 January

What's my setback?

What's my setback?

The update: So I put in the report and consent for the setback to the corner splay, as the building surveyor was convinced that the setback to the corner splay was not…

7
1265
ben888
Jan 18, 2019 2:05 am
ben888

Hey all, I live in Thornbury (in GRZ2 zone) and am about to lay a slab for a single garage in the back corner of a 400sqm property with a rear laneway. The side boundary…

0
186
cartertronic
Jan 18, 2019 1:46 am
eqbal
eqbal
17 January

UFC 234 live stream

UFC 234 live stream

<!--td {border: 1px solid #ccc;}br {mso-data-placement:same-cell;}--> <a…

0
130
eqbal
Jan 17, 2019 10:41 pm
Bebbsy
Bebbsy
16 January

Abode Vinyl

Abode Vinyl

How did your install go? I have got a sample of the Abode from a local Choices store and wondered if it is an identical product to another in the Proline range. Has…

3
784
Bebbsy
Jan 16, 2019 10:18 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
16 January

"Remove" sticker on new window reveal?

"Remove" sticker on new window reveal?

Likely refers to removing the protective film before it degenerates and becomes difficult to remove.

1
276
ECOECO
Jan 16, 2019 12:15 pm
ECOECO
Gaudi
Gaudi
16 January

DO you need permission to build a deck

DO you need permission to build a deck

Building permit http://www.knox.vic.gov.au/Files/Buildi ... quired.pdf Town Planning permit - this May provide you with the information you need. Asking council is often…

3
620
Gaudi
Jan 16, 2019 1:18 am
Gaudi
Gaudi
16 January

Pheonix Tapware

Pheonix Tapware

My builder used them as standard They have decent warranty and they do abide by it and arrange plumber to replace any faulty items in first 12 months I have appreciated…

1
551
Gaudi
Jan 16, 2019 12:58 am
0
210
yuamy
Jan 15, 2019 3:29 am

2nd Storey Extension Owner Builder

2nd Storey Extension Owner Builder

Without a sketch That works out about right I am assuming Upper Light Frame Construction , Budget on $80-100K per room I suggest you get a sketch and get 3 quotes, prices…

1
308
StructuralBIMGuy
Jan 14, 2019 8:36 pm
StructuralBIMGuy

KITC provides who effectively manage ???? ??your data to minimize risk of a data breach or cybercrime. For more info, call us at +1 703-980-2061 now.

0
207
kitcllc
Jan 14, 2019 5:09 pm

All of them are from demolition Cleaned carefully by hands Guarantee the quality and price is perfect for buyers! Price: $1…

0
196
Ducan Trading
Jan 14, 2019 4:50 pm
Ducan Trading
gogo65
gogo65
14 January

Stylemaster

Stylemaster

Most builders include laying for a 300x300 ceramic tile. If you change to porcelain or rectified edge, larger size etc, they will charge accordingly, unfortunately this is…

3
499
gogo65
Jan 14, 2019 2:25 pm
gogo65
DustyBlue
DustyBlue
13 January

Acreage home

Acreage home

Jg king maybe

4
647
DustyBlue
Jan 13, 2019 5:08 pm
jayasooriah
jayasooriah
13 January

Wisdom Homes/Sydney Electrical Group : NESS Alarm Pricing

Wisdom Homes/Sydney Electrical Group : NESS Alarm Pricing

Hello everyone, If anyone had a home built by Wisdom Homes and NESS alarms installed by Sydney Electrical Group, I like to know how much they quoted you for additional…

0
324
jayasooriah
Jan 13, 2019 11:36 am

Home Design Software

Home Design Software

They all have strength and weaknesses Focus on one that allows you to Takes off quantities, m, m2, m3,etc That…

2
456
StructuralBIMGuy
Jan 13, 2019 9:31 am
StructuralBIMGuy
Neil Dee
Neil Dee
11 January

Garage Floor

Garage Floor

Hi Guys Garage floor (car is housed in garage) was originally sealed then painted over, now it's coming off, have tried to gernie and repaint with no luck.....can you put…

0
439
Neil Dee
Jan 11, 2019 4:41 pm
Joker
Joker
10 January

Metronest Review

Metronest Review

Much better if you want credibility to post pictures and much more detail as no one can possibly consider a one post praise as something to consider.

2
378
Joker
Jan 10, 2019 7:03 pm
gogo65
gogo65
10 January

Oran Park Neville St Champion Homes

Oran Park Neville St Champion Homes

Generally CDC is 2 weeks, if you do a full DA through council it can take months

3
367
gogo65
Jan 10, 2019 6:13 pm
gogo65
gogo65
gogo65
10 January

Urgent help needed

Urgent help needed

Surely the sellers solicitor neeed to go through the buyers solicitor. Maybe they’re hoping the new owners won’t fight it if their solicitor isn’t involved?

4
814
gogo65
Jan 10, 2019 11:41 am
gogo65
Palanquin
Palanquin
9 January

Help provided

Help provided

I am a semi-retired builder/civil engineer and offer new home buyers and building contractors help/advice.

0
286
Palanquin
Jan 09, 2019 1:42 pm
ChantelleC
ChantelleC
8 January

Under Fence

Under Fence

Dig out any dirt. Hammer nails.

0
301
ChantelleC
Jan 08, 2019 4:21 pm
Redington
Redington
7 January

Removing Waste Soil

Removing Waste Soil

Hello... Recently I visited my lot in LEPPINGTON where construction will begin in the coming month. It came as a surprise to me when finding two huge piles being dropped…

0
471
Redington
Jan 07, 2019 6:37 pm

Write reply... Here is an example of confirmed toxic mould which ended up gutting the entire house

2
647
insider
Jan 07, 2019 5:58 pm
insider

Homeone Australian & New Zealand

Australia's largest home building and renovation
community with over 1.7 million posts

Home
Pros
Forum
Start a new topic
About
Join Community
Advertise
Contact Homeone
All comments made express the views and opinions of the author and not the Administrators, Support nor Homeone Australia & New Zealand
© Homeone Australia & New Zealand All Rights Reserved ‎2001 - 2019
Australia's largest home building and
renovation community
Homeone
About

Terms
Privacy

Follow homeone on FacebookFollow homeone on Twitter
All comments made express the views and opinions of the author and not the Administrators, Support nor Homeone Australia & New Zealand
© Homeone Australia & New Zealand All Rights Reserved ‎2001 - 2019