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bpratt
bpratt
19 June 2016

General Discussion topic dumping

General Discussion topic dumping

unair is starting to accept new student in their university if youre interested check this out ppmb.unair.ac.id

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bpratt
Jun 19, 2016 9:59 am
cag57
cag57
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Thinking about buying a new apartment? Don't do it

Thinking about buying a new apartment? Don't do it

Good advice! Having said that, being the owner of investment apartments that haven't had these type of issues there are some good builders out there. I personally…

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cag57
Jun 19, 2019 12:35 pm

Dedicated forum spot for FOUNDATIONS - call for support!

Dedicated forum spot for FOUNDATIONS - call for support!

Homeone There should be an overall topic for Engineering with Sub Topics for Geotech, Footings, Brickwork, Timber,Concrete, Fire (BAL), Energy, BIM, etc... General items…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Jun 19, 2019 9:08 am
StructuralBIMGuy

Insulation for subfloor in unenclosed steel framed house

Insulation for subfloor in unenclosed steel framed house

You will need to refer that back to your structural engineer as that is a structural floor The Building Surveyor that certified the plans should have advised you accordingly. hth

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StructuralBIMGuy
Jun 19, 2019 8:20 am
StructuralBIMGuy

NO FFL supplied by builder.

NO FFL supplied by builder.

TheJones88 Generally, you should find that information on the site plan In Fact, FFLs, AHDs, RLs whatever the Height is in the Z axis (Out of X-Y Plane), these…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Jun 19, 2019 8:07 am
StructuralBIMGuy
J278
J278
15 h

Sliding / Stacker door installation - Standard?

Sliding / Stacker door installation - Standard?

Our stackers were rebated and we paid considerable more for them because of it. It is within standards to not recess them.

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J278
Jun 18, 2019 10:00 pm
J278

Door handle height

Door handle height

Looks to me like the whole thing is upside down

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brokenstick
Jun 18, 2019 2:48 pm
brokenstick

Drainage Issues along new concrete walkway

Drainage Issues along new concrete walkway

The NCC does not require stormwater to be discharged away from the property and there even isn't the requirement to have gutters and downpipes but the water must be…

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SaveH2O
Jun 18, 2019 1:50 pm
SaveH2O
Liliana
Liliana
17 June

Builders Collective petitioning for a Royal Commission

Builders Collective petitioning for a Royal Commission

Phil Dwyer, National President of the Builders Collective, was on RN Drive this evening to explain why they want a Royal Commission. If you want to listen, the link is…

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Liliana
Jun 17, 2019 7:26 pm
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Dharma
Jun 17, 2019 7:24 pm
ssvdara
ssvdara
17 June

Builders Warranty Victoria

Builders Warranty Victoria

Thank you for the response. Yes, there are lot more defects. I have initially agreed to waive off many so that he can sort things out. The main issue is that he is not…

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ssvdara
Jun 17, 2019 7:03 pm
Stewie D
Stewie D
17 June

2nd floor additon in Sydney's lower north shore

2nd floor additon in Sydney's lower north shore

This side of the bridge alexp79, you'd be looking at more like 2.5 - 3K per sq metre to start with then level of finish and how much work to be done on the existing…

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Stewie D
Jun 17, 2019 3:09 pm
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alymei
Jun 17, 2019 2:56 pm

Exterior look visualisation tools

Exterior look visualisation tools

Interest is dwindling on Architectural BIM apps (Elevation Rendered Images) a lot clients have been stung, in buying structural lemons, off the plans using coloured…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Jun 17, 2019 9:02 am
StructuralBIMGuy
Scooter13
Scooter13
16 June

Building Report Help

Building Report Help

Ye theres always going to be some minor things as they age but is it enough to stop me buying it, thats what im struggling with..

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Scooter13
Jun 16, 2019 9:49 pm
Scooter13

i m currently at frame stage with roof on without temp downpipes and proper site drainage. heavy rain today, very concerned about the build now. water ponding around the house.

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Leeway
Jun 16, 2019 8:49 pm
Melos
Melos
16 June

Raked ceiling

Raked ceiling

Where are you located

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Melos
Jun 16, 2019 5:48 pm
lesM
lesM
16 June

Can you cut a concrete slab and reo

Can you cut a concrete slab and reo

Actually the Building consultant was the site manager who made the call to change the original plan, The builders themselves would say to me "we'll be back becayse this…

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lesM
Jun 16, 2019 3:22 pm

Concrete Footings for patio/pergola

Concrete Footings for patio/pergola

Hi Bazinga2019 Welcome o the forum Do you have the engineering drawings for the installation? Did you get Council approval for the installation? More info required and…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Jun 16, 2019 6:58 am
StructuralBIMGuy

Sheds

Sheds

Is it cheaper to build or buy a Large shed 9x8mtrs ?

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Tasjohnson78
Jun 15, 2019 5:04 pm

Stumping for an extension

Stumping for an extension

Hi everyone , ive been googling about stumping to build an extension from the house making an additional 2 bedrooms, the concrete driveway is in the way i was thinking of…

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Tasjohnson78
Jun 15, 2019 4:36 pm
allensolly
allensolly
15 June

What house style is this?

What house style is this?

Hi, I don't know about the style of the house but it looks good

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allensolly
Jun 15, 2019 2:38 pm
wally97
wally97
14 June

Leakage on roof of garage

Leakage on roof of garage

We lived in this new-built double-storey home for three and a half years. Recently noticed a short black thick-line stain on the roof of garage along the cornice.…

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wally97
Jun 14, 2019 6:58 pm

Reno expansion Joint on stairwell

Reno expansion Joint on stairwell

Thanks this is incredibly helpful!! Would it be possible for them to fix this or would it be too time consuming and costly!? Is it unreasonable to ask them to change?…

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Oneandonlyreno
Jun 14, 2019 6:34 pm
JohnTim
JohnTim
13 June

Digging under house slab

Digging under house slab

Thank you everyone, really appreciate your help.

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JohnTim
Jun 13, 2019 9:00 pm

Knock down rebuild hidden costs

Knock down rebuild hidden costs

Not so, You can get good cheap compaction on a sandy site, so it doesn't always become a problem site

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StructuralBIMGuy
Jun 13, 2019 8:38 pm
StructuralBIMGuy
Knot
Knot
13 June

Reputable Pool builder Sydney

Reputable Pool builder Sydney

Can anyone recommend a reputable pool company in Sydney please. Concrete pool. Am looking forward to hearing from people who have built a pool recently.

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Knot
Jun 13, 2019 6:04 pm
Bobo5050
Bobo5050
13 June

Feeling a little lost.

Feeling a little lost.

Heya Chippy. I don't have the block layout handy so i'm not entirely sure where North would be regarding the floor plans. I'll dig through my emails when i get home and…

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Bobo5050
Jun 13, 2019 3:13 pm
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wowiecs
Jun 13, 2019 10:47 am

Fencing question

Fencing question

We were the first of the houses to build so we did the fence. We put the nice side of the fence on the alfresco side of our house and the back. And put the railing side…

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bestspecials
Jun 13, 2019 9:31 am
bestspecials

Jasper17

Jasper17

A queen bed with bedside tables will fit in a room of 3m x 3m. There won't be any room for a chest of drawers but most display homes have bedrooms this size.

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bestspecials
Jun 13, 2019 9:27 am
bestspecials
Suggacup
Suggacup
12 June

$100 for 2017 Henley Brochure

$100 for 2017 Henley Brochure

Hi Darb74 Thanks! The contract does not indicate how the windows will be glazed anywhere. Other standard inclusions are not mentioned where there is no choice in colour,…

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Suggacup
Jun 12, 2019 4:38 pm
Steve4216
Steve4216
12 June

Metricon using our build as a display home to sell more home

Metricon using our build as a display home to sell more home

It's personal choices, but if my builder was happy to show people my house, then I'd be happy. I'd rather that than the opposite where they don't want anyone to see their…

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Steve4216
Jun 12, 2019 12:10 pm

I am building a house in Adelaide. I am bit confused as the the block faces northwest. I want a design with a transverse living room like the attached files. My objective…

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BROKEANDEXCITED
Jun 12, 2019 7:41 am
Liliana
Liliana
12 June

Should l use only a licensed builder

Should l use only a licensed builder

Hi jimbo73 If they are a licenced builder then they should appear on the VBA database. I wouldn't hire an unlicenced builder and I would be very careful even with a…

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Liliana
Jun 12, 2019 7:29 am
Sethor
Sethor
10 June

Kitchen Silicone discoloured after a few weeks

Kitchen Silicone discoloured after a few weeks

I would not use the Selleys product, it may cause damage to your benchtop. Just buy a plastic removal tool like this stay away from metal ones as it may scratch. Use this…

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Sethor
Jun 10, 2019 3:23 am
Liliana
Liliana
9 June

Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully
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Below is a link to my Homeone thread promoting a petition calling for a Royal Commission into the building industry. Please take a moment to head over, have a look and…

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Liliana
Jun 09, 2019 9:59 pm

HIA Contracts/Owners rights

HIA Contracts/Owners rights

You can talk to whoever you want and post questions where ever you wish OT, Problems arise when 1. You don't have all the Engineering drawings, notes and…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Jun 09, 2019 8:21 am
StructuralBIMGuy

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Harts
Jun 08, 2019 10:14 pm
Joker
Joker
7 June

Temporary Fencing - Hire or buy?

Temporary Fencing - Hire or buy?

I purchased,then sold to a nearby build,got 75 percent back after 18 months.

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Joker
Jun 07, 2019 8:58 pm
kks
kks
7 June

** builder breaks home owners

** builder breaks home owners

How many builder busts is it in South Australia in the past year, seven? With the latest, Adelaide Advertiser is reporting current deposit loss from the punter is about $5.5K.

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kks
Jun 07, 2019 2:58 pm
Joker
Joker
7 June

Broke builder link

Broke builder link

Look what I shared: Zealous Group: Victims of liquidated housing developer speak out | Leader @MIUI| https://www.heraldsun.com.au/leader/inn ... 52e28f149f

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Joker
Jun 07, 2019 1:10 pm
Logues
Logues
6 June

Purlins for shed

Purlins for shed

Wanting to build a large shed who makes good quality purlins for southeast Queensland?

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Logues
Jun 06, 2019 11:03 am
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SaveH2O
Jun 03, 2019 5:48 pm
SaveH2O

House and land packages best suburb Sydney

House and land packages best suburb Sydney

Hello Ashryar You are right, there is way too much info and lots of good packages out there at the moment. Before you look at all that, why are you looking at house…

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LearnProperty
Jun 03, 2019 5:47 pm
LearnProperty
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SejaeD
Jun 03, 2019 1:27 pm
Zorro6
Zorro6
1 June

Build a home or Buy established house

Build a home or Buy established house

One of the first things to do is weigh up the costs. You buy old you move straight in or rent a while longer and get it updated. New build takes anywhere between 12 to 18…

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Zorro6
Jun 01, 2019 5:11 am

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