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Thilton01
Thilton01
11 September

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 ?

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Thilton01
Sep 11, 2018 9:51 am
Mute88
Mute88
3 April 2016

HOMEONE FORUM GUIDE AND FAQ.

HOMEONE FORUM GUIDE AND FAQ.
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Mute88
Apr 04, 2016 12:01 am
ace91
ace91
11 h

Montville - GJ Gardner

Montville - GJ Gardner

Hi - wondering whether anyone has any photos of the montville besides the images on GJ Gardner website?

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ace91
Oct 15, 2018 9:38 pm
ace91

Back 2 New Cleaning is the best carpet cleaner in Melbourne, this holiday season gives your home a fresh a new look. Call Back 2 New Cleaning for the…

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carpetsteamcleaning
Oct 15, 2018 4:22 pm
IamSAM
IamSAM
18 h

Hello all

Hello all

Hi, good luck with your build. DO mention more details about the location (stage 3 of what/where?)so that others who are in the area can provide appropriate comments. It…

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IamSAM
Oct 15, 2018 2:06 pm
IamSAM
Santo65
Santo65
Yesterday

Henley Site Costs Breakup

Henley Site Costs Breakup

Sorry I misread your original post. I can't believe it's $25k just for OH&S. If it is mate get another builder!

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Santo65
Oct 14, 2018 9:17 pm
Santo65
KatDS
KatDS
14 October

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes

Hi, I'm building Washington 26 (finally, after changing our house type post contract) with Wisdom Homes. Our land is now registered and we did our colour appointment last…

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KatDS
Oct 14, 2018 4:27 pm
Katiekk
Katiekk
14 October

Windy Beach paint by yah mans

Windy Beach paint by yah mans

Hi everyone Does anyone have pictures of Windy beach paint either in their own home or in a mag? I just can’t seem to find one anywhere. We are having it in our new…

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Katiekk
Oct 14, 2018 7:16 am
Katiekk
Katiekk
14 October

Interior paint colour

Interior paint colour

Hi Colin Are you happy with Windy Beach? Some people say that it throws a green hue? We have grey tiles and Love note by B.Paints on ceilings.. I’m wondering should…

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Katiekk
Oct 14, 2018 7:11 am
Sloppy
Sloppy
13 October

Owner Builder - was it worth it?

Owner Builder - was it worth it?

You don’t need to be a licenced builder with decades of experience to save money as an owner builder. In saying that, I would only suggest doing it if you have heaps of…

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Sloppy
Oct 13, 2018 8:42 pm
thepostman
thepostman
13 October

VCAT Newbie

VCAT Newbie

Thanks for that.

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thepostman
Oct 13, 2018 7:31 am
building-expert
building-expert
12 October

Just advised my rental property needs to be demolished

Just advised my rental property needs to be demolished

Rule no 1. The only time you can rely on building advice is if it is from your own competent building consultant otherwise you risk being misled as has…

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building-expert
Oct 12, 2018 7:37 pm
building-expert
Lisa Hughes
Lisa Hughes
12 October

Upgrade to vinyl flooring

Upgrade to vinyl flooring

Thanks for the info. I'm sold. We are going to go for vinyl!

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Lisa Hughes
Oct 12, 2018 4:26 pm

Glass windows and doors always get dirty easily, and always subject to the environmental elements. You have to clean it more often than not, it is easy and you don’t…

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AnnaGEM
Oct 12, 2018 2:30 pm
AnnaGEM
scurry
scurry
12 October

What Changes Can I Make to My Rental Property?

What Changes Can I Make to My Rental Property?

Renovating rental property can be sometimes risky, so a written agreement between the landlord and the tenant is essential…

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scurry
Oct 12, 2018 10:41 am
scurry
bashworth
bashworth
11 October

Retaining wall in easement

Retaining wall in easement

A drop edge beam is a retaining wall built into a house foundation. This post explains a bit more:

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bashworth
Oct 11, 2018 11:13 pm
bashworth
SaveH2O
SaveH2O
11 October

Zero Boundary - Drainage

Zero Boundary - Drainage

If the height difference is the result of the fill to the neighbours site, then the builder should have built a retaining wall on the neighbour's side at the time of…

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SaveH2O
Oct 11, 2018 3:27 pm
SaveH2O

Hi all. I'm hoping to find an inexpensive way to spruce up a small dated bathroom. The terracotta tiles are uneven and stained…

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Megosh
Oct 10, 2018 2:20 pm
Megosh
Dons
Dons
10 October

STONE FEATURE AROUND FIREPLACE

STONE FEATURE AROUND FIREPLACE

Sorry I can't work out how to post up pictures. There does not seem to be a button that allows that.

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Dons
Oct 10, 2018 10:26 am
The Mechanic
The Mechanic
9 October

$ 19800.00 for H2 SLAB UPGRADE ?

$ 19800.00 for H2 SLAB UPGRADE ?

Hi, I have just been given a rating P for slab at our block... im not entirely happy to say the least... its an acre block aprox 80m x 50 - Flat with a few trees down…

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The Mechanic
Oct 09, 2018 8:36 pm
AnnaGEM
AnnaGEM
9 October

Let's Talk About Flyscreens

Let's Talk About Flyscreens

Hi , Thank you for pointing out this mistake we have updated it and…

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AnnaGEM
Oct 09, 2018 10:38 am
AnnaGEM
JuliePotter
JuliePotter
8 October

Spectrum homes Queensland

Spectrum homes Queensland

Hello Candy, I am sorry to read your comment, unfortunately your name is unfamiliar to our office staff. We welcome all feedback and would be happy to discuss your…

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JuliePotter
Oct 08, 2018 1:26 pm
JuliePotter
brokenstick
brokenstick
8 October

Finding studs to mount tv

Finding studs to mount tv

Good tip. I also have a cheap stud finder which I find is not very accurate

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brokenstick
Oct 08, 2018 1:24 pm
brokenstick
MyFirst
MyFirst
8 October

How to read engineering computation.

How to read engineering computation.

Thanks for taking time to reply. My builder said to me between himself and the engineeer, he is confident the new beam would be fine. { 3. When…

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MyFirst
Oct 08, 2018 1:04 pm
Jaise
Jaise
8 October

RE: Drop edge beam..

RE: Drop edge beam..

Hi.. What’s the lowest fill measurement to go for a drop edge beam? If someone could share suggestions would be great. Thanks

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Jaise
Oct 08, 2018 3:48 am
vanessal
vanessal
7 October

Private Home Inspections

Private Home Inspections

What is an average number of items on a final inspection report for a 2 story?

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vanessal
Oct 07, 2018 10:22 pm
Netty
Netty
7 October

Night sky colourbond - White vertical board cladding

Night sky colourbond - White vertical board cladding

I love the black and white and am considering that on my house. A very fresh look, in my opinion. Can I ask what cladding you have used on your back studio?

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Netty
Oct 07, 2018 9:52 pm
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MrsAJ
Oct 07, 2018 3:27 pm

Hi, I'm after a little advice. Due to a connected insurance claim, we are replacing a large area of flooring. Hallway, living, kitchen. We would like to lay engineered…

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TheRayTracer
Oct 06, 2018 11:22 pm
jimbob73
jimbob73
5 October

vinyl cladding protection

vinyl cladding protection

yes it was built by a respectable company so l guess so. SO is the plastic wrap around the house sort of a second line of defence incase some vinyl cladding blows off or…

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jimbob73
Oct 05, 2018 8:27 pm
mishb
mishb
5 October

Moving in before handover

Moving in before handover

Our house build is almost done, the actual work will be finished next week. Our current house settles in 3 weeks on Friday so I think we will just miss handover by the…

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mishb
Oct 05, 2018 12:14 pm
Sethor
Sethor
4 October

Kitchen Layouts

Kitchen Layouts

Any layout will work just as long you get the work triangle (Fridge, Sink & Oven/Cooktop) right. What are the approx dimensions & orientation?

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Sethor
Oct 04, 2018 6:01 pm
Sureshd
Sureshd
3 October

Building with Wisdom Homes (WH)

Building with Wisdom Homes (WH)

Hi, I would like see if anyone built the house with WH. If so, would you please shed some light how the standard inclusions are? Are they good quality? Especially on…

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Sureshd
Oct 03, 2018 10:46 pm
Hillsbuilds
Hillsbuilds
3 October

Need advicesssss

Need advicesssss

It’s not a given that living areas get higher ceilings. Usually extra, unless it’s a build with a higher base price to start off with.

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Hillsbuilds
Oct 03, 2018 3:23 pm
xxharj
xxharj
3 October

sealing concrete

sealing concrete

Hello People, I am planning to seal the concrete along the sides of my house and under the pergola. The concreter made cuts in the concrete with a circular saw after…

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xxharj
Oct 03, 2018 12:58 pm
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MannyG
Oct 03, 2018 9:28 am
alexp79
alexp79
2 October

House broken into

House broken into

Any damage to the locks? How did they got inside, I wonder? Police should arrest interrogate your builder and his trades first thing in the morning.

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alexp79
Oct 02, 2018 4:52 pm
Manny1
Manny1
2 October

Classen nature oak 3 - strip

Classen nature oak 3 - strip

I recently install Classen nature oak 3- strip lamintate flooring and found mysefl a few boxs short. The product has now been discontinued and now…

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Manny1
Oct 02, 2018 4:12 pm
MadmanSean
MadmanSean
2 October

Building investment property in Warragul

Building investment property in Warragul

The advertised 18 week time frame for Simonds Express home builds is an under statement to say the least... I met with Simonds Sales rep 29/11/2017. Signed house build…

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MadmanSean
Oct 02, 2018 4:04 pm
MyFirst
MyFirst
1 October

Hyspan end bearing question.

Hyspan end bearing question.

Yes stud wise is pretty strong. 1 lvl and 2 f17 studs. Was just seeing the top plate as the weak link. Thanks.

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MyFirst
Oct 01, 2018 10:56 pm
duke12
duke12
30 September

Toilet problem

Toilet problem

There is no plumbing section, DIY, Home Maintenance & Repair or General Discussion is fine. What is the problem?

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duke12
Sep 30, 2018 11:56 am
MyFirst
MyFirst
29 September

Gas connection question

Gas connection question

I saw the copper pipe for connection to the house near the electric meter. But not the copper pipe coming out from the ground for the gas line. From my research in Vic,…

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MyFirst
Sep 29, 2018 6:50 pm
Planet Sun
Planet Sun
29 September

Plaster skimming walls?

Plaster skimming walls?

Has anyone in WA had the Gypsum Multifinish Plaster applied to their house? If so, did it cost more, what was the finish line, are you happy with it? I REALLY dislike…

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Planet Sun
Sep 29, 2018 3:09 pm
Planet Sun
zillah
zillah
29 September

Find number of formwork steel H frames that are required for

Find number of formwork steel H frames that are required for

Credit goes to cyclic Fairly simple math really. If a frame is 1.8 meters and has a gap to the next frame of 1.5 meters, then a frame covers 3.3 meters,…

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zillah
Sep 29, 2018 1:36 am
ligongl
ligongl
28 September

Design Ideas for uPVC Windows and Doors

Design Ideas for uPVC Windows and Doors

Apparently its widely used in US, Europe and more importantly middle east - which should be a testament for surviving the extreme…

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ligongl
Sep 28, 2018 11:29 pm
Macher
Macher
28 September

Irban edge worst

Irban edge worst

I know exactly who you are taking about. Sadly he might be thinking about his own situation. Why he would rather spend his time with his family then working on a public…

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Macher
Sep 28, 2018 10:15 pm
Macher
MyFirst
MyFirst
28 September

Brick Laying Tolerance

Brick Laying Tolerance

Ok Thanks for your comments.

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MyFirst
Sep 28, 2018 8:22 pm

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