You're looking at the wrong thing by decking board.
You need a garden bridge, which can easily span 1.6m, and will support some plants and even you weight walking over…
I am looking for a solicitor for my first house and land package. Please suggest.
If you are looking at the perfect designed contemporary fireplace you can check out the Hawkesbury collection here:
Thanks much. Clear link to explain my queries. Appreciate that.
The waterproofing will trap the moisture in the wall. Over time this will blister/bubble so any render/coating on top of it will show signs of that also.
Cost of building in Tasmania
Some people have kitchens costing more than $285K.
You just can't compare apples to oranges.
Size can't be used all alone to evaluate house construction costs - many…
Small claims owner builder
There are always two sides to disputes
Even more reason to have proper construction /engineering details/specifications agreed upon.
Plaster skimming walls?
They all gypsum based products.
Cornice cement, base coat 60, base coat 45 etc and can go over board, cement render, painted surfaces.
The quantity of gypsum would vary…
Glue stone benchtop and waterfall
im going to install for the first time and engineered quartz stone.
I live in remote area and is only two stone mason, one don’t wanna donthe job because I didn’t buy…
Arranging demolition in advance
I'm in the process of getting quotes for demolition in Sydney. Do you have a good company (name, web site, phone) that you can recommend?
Hi I’m currently in the process of building a Bordeaux inspired home. I now need to choose my exterior colours and I’m finding it extremely difficult trying to…
You’re welcome! Here is an updated photo without the scaffolding.
yet another fence dispute
Don't think that you stand a chance in getting anything legally.
To get your neighbour to pay for the half, they have to be presented with the quotes BEFORE fence is…
This is pretty complex, the title is the biggest issue. If Strata, it would need approval from 75% of owners I believe. The DA would likely need the whole building to be…
Aug 18, 2019 8:15 pm
Home Owner Insurance
If I own a house near QLD coastal area, which home insurance would cover natural calamities ? what are all the points to consider while taking that insurance?
Do I need…
The builder's margin is applied to the cost of works and any GST payable on the supply of the works is part of the cost of works. The builder's margin is GST inclusive.
Aug 16, 2019 3:53 pm
ELECTRA HENLEY HOME JULY 2019
I don't believe you can get an Electra for that price. Ours is $343k not including demolition costs. The price will vary a huge amount if you are are a knock down rebuild…
hi guys do you know about sandewich panel ??
i think no one know about sandewich panel
sandewich panel is ex of building and you can build your house and.... faster easy…
The external finished levels must not slope toiwards the house.
Knockdown & Rebuild vs Renovation
Most of those exclusions should be inclusions?
The problem is builders doesn't wish to pay an Engineer for those items ie Structural Trusses, Structural Floors, Fire…
Hi I have been having drainage issues and was on the net finding alternatives to laying aggi pipes. I found this product called "Capiphon" which is available in Reece…
Aug 13, 2019 6:56 pm
Signature at the ponds
Hey I got told this week it got delayed
Original completion date dec 2019
And now uts September 2020
Building with bentragerhomes
We are building two story home with Bentrager. We are looking forward to our Prestart after 2 months. However I am just curious to know how much they will charge for…
I have Scenic Rise Cloud Cover in my home, but the home is only 9 months old so can't give you a long term impression. But the carpet is fantastic. Well worth the expense.…
Dyson 10 and a Roomba... why do yourself what a robot can do
Aug 10, 2019 6:14 pm
Query with plans / power box
Hi, a query I have with the power box location and what can be done? Thanks in advance for replying.
the fuse / power box for the house was not placed as per the plans.…
Replace skirting boards
I'd normally use a multi tool to cut the quad (quarter round) at the height of the skirting so the skirting slides underneath.
Or you scribe the skirting around the quad…
Wow thank you! I regularly keep an eye out around the internal and external perimeters of the house, as does the pest control people, but will now check thoroughly inside…
Aug 09, 2019 9:29 am
Cutting a hole in a brick wall
I think you are a bit too close to the top of the wall for such a wide opening.
If you just cut a hole in the wall that wide you may lose all the brickwork above it.
Hi all, is it best to pain skirting and door frames first? If I can't do this does it matter?
Also wondering how I should tackle the below, is some scraping and sanding…
Anybody built the Vibe23? Can’t decide on colours for Kitchen and Bathroom, would love to see photos of what you have done
Aug 07, 2019 11:37 pm
Display home sale
Also, you will find that bans will have a lower LVR for display home lending.
Building with Brolen homes
Hello everyone, just wanted to seek opinion on 'Brolen homes' in Bardia. Has anyone have experience building with Brolen homes? Please give some feedback. Thanks!