gillybeanExternal render is not same as plan but builder denied it
In this case it is the side that has been rendered but not the front, but the result is the same - odd. I agree with jas0nt above, should’ve gotten the front…
AitchThings to do after move in to protect your home
If its not painted, don't paint it. I live in koala protection area where all fencing must be wooden. Generally painted fence look alot worse a lot quicker/require a lot…
Saint MikeAnyone got experience to take down gumtree with Ku-Ring-Gai
I had one and finally got the OK once I got an "expert" to say it had to go - safety, rot etc etc. It was always "my tree" when trimming etc was essential - for wires -…
rockyroadDream house in accolade rockbank Melbourne
Hi, Just bumped into your post and good to see that you have started something with Accolade in Rockbank. I have got a corner block in stage 4. With land titling in mid…
Sunny HExternal Home colours to match Minerals Style - Halp!
Thanks so much Michelle! I've heard great things about you, I know you as a legend around these parts. Help is super…
Saint MikeWhen would the warranty of heating system start counting?
Warranty is normally from date f purchase isn't it ? BUT - ACCC gives you certain rights above and beyond the "warranty". Which do work. If you have need of them do not…
alexp79Put a deposit on a apartment of plan and the developer
What you mean by "they are going to build a different design"? Have they approved new design with the council? Have they started building at all? This is really quite…
AustralianHereModular Prefab Homes ?
There are pros and cons in building Modular Homes. Here are some to name a few https://blog.anchorhomes.com.au/modular ... inclusions
building-expertSlab heave is alive and well, watch out.
Recently I was called to inspect a garage attached to a ranch style home on acreage north west of Melbourne. The owner has noticed some cracking for years but recently it…
rdcoolPrivate Inspector for new house in Sydney - Which one
Hi I am trying to get a private inspector for my new house in Sydney. Anyone has any good recommendations? I have searched the forum, people has gone with Houspect and…
Agent_009Scarborough Weatherboards vs James Hardie Scyon Linear
As per the topic title, we need to make a choice between these two. Which one should we go for and why?? Thanks!!!!!!!!!!
StructuralBIMGuyLarge builder vs small builder or design firm
Ahills Here are some of the issues with builders doing the designs 1.Unfortunately, If The builder does the design he locks up copyright, so you won't be able to get…
pandibabiAny suggestions private building certifier North Brisbane
based on my own asking around here's a couple... https://www.allinspect.com.au/handover- ... n-reports/ https://www.jimsbuildinginspections.com.au/get-a-quote/
bankHow long do the estate's "design guidelines" apply?
Ours are ten years, but there was no penalty outlined so I'm not sure what they could do. We'll be planting our tree as far from the house as possible.
Saint MikeSound proof Sewer pipes in double storey homes
Yeah ! I'm not saying you don't do this or that it's not worth a long thought. My point is - you should also look at the position of the toilets. I'm not arguing…
subhavaastuBest Vastu Tips and Suggestion for House
House Vastu is very important place for all the effects of our day to day activities. Some residents may get some feelings that if changes made to the home for one room…