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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 ?

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Thilton01
Sep 11, 2018 9:51 am
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badova
Jan 15, 2019 4:31 am

Knockdown & Rebuild vs Renovation

Knockdown & Rebuild vs Renovation
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I'm building with a custom builder (Como Homes) myself in VIC. All of the custom builders (except Latitude 37) quoted me in the region of $15-16k per square, all up. Which…

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ben888
Jan 18, 2019 2:52 am
ben888

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…

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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…

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cartertronic
Jan 18, 2019 1:46 am

Demolition questions

Demolition questions

Good luck. Saying it plainly - it really sucks that you are put in this situation due to buider. I hope their insurance has to refund you some costs .

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Gaudi
Jan 18, 2019 12:57 am

Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully
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You need to find a engineer to check your floor levels at every corner of the house, this will tell you if the slab has moved from its original levels. That's important to…

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Mauromario
Jan 17, 2019 11:39 pm

UFC 234 live stream

UFC 234 live stream

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eqbal
Jan 17, 2019 10:41 pm
Bebbsy
Bebbsy
Yesterday

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…

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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.

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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…

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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…

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Gaudi
Jan 16, 2019 12:58 am
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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…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Jan 14, 2019 8:36 pm
StructuralBIMGuy

Uprise Tours brings you the exciting packages to in a whole new way. It Includes…

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Uprise Travel
Jan 14, 2019 6:38 pm
Uprise Travel

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.

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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…

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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…

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gogo65
Jan 14, 2019 2:25 pm
gogo65

This was what we received in the email from our client liaison: From what we understood that was a fixed cost, there was no talks what so ever about possible…

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Siegfx
Jan 14, 2019 9:54 am
DustyBlue
DustyBlue
13 January

Acreage home

Acreage home

Jg king maybe

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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.

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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

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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?

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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.

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

Under Fence

Under Fence

Dig out any dirt. Hammer nails.

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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…

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Redington
Jan 07, 2019 6:37 pm

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

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insider
Jan 07, 2019 5:58 pm
insider
SaveH2O
SaveH2O
7 January

The Shergold Weir Report on the Building Industry

The Shergold Weir Report on the Building Industry

Why there hasn't been a Royal Commission into the building industry a long time before now amazes me.

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SaveH2O
Jan 07, 2019 4:14 pm
SaveH2O
gogo65
gogo65
6 January

Advice regarding Builders

Advice regarding Builders

You have to compare inclusions, have you got architect plans or will you design a home with each builder? Comes down to cost per sqm/inclusions and for me, which builder…

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gogo65
Jan 06, 2019 8:17 pm
gogo65
Melbournevic
Melbournevic
6 January

Fantastic beds

Fantastic beds

I bought the Bravo double bed 7 years ago for my teenager and he is still using it. No issue. https://www.fantasticfurniture.com.au/C ... LMK2PVCBRO The bed you are…

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Melbournevic
Jan 06, 2019 8:16 pm
Toni69
Toni69
6 January

Concrete Feature walls

Concrete Feature walls

Any advice regarding indoor concrete feature walls we need advice regarding the color tone and the texture of it

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Toni69
Jan 06, 2019 4:56 pm
aussieta
aussieta
5 January

Building pool near easement

Building pool near easement

i believe it is 1 metre and then you need to build a vertical concrete wall so if they need to excavate the pipe your pool wont collapse

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aussieta
Jan 05, 2019 5:00 pm
aussieta
Matchlock
Matchlock
5 January

Is this an Asbestos fibro?

Is this an Asbestos fibro?

Thank you for your advice, I'll collect the sample and send it for testing

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Matchlock
Jan 05, 2019 1:16 am

Hi. I have a lilly pilly hedge (not sure what variety) that is over 10years old. Some of the lilly pilly trunks and branches have grayish patches on them. The patches…

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Rosepetal.
Jan 04, 2019 10:06 pm

$2.20 incl. GST 10,000 available bricks We are Ducan Trading PTY LTD -…

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Ducan Trading
Jan 04, 2019 2:59 pm
Ducan Trading

$1.10 each incl. GST 50,000 available bricks We are Ducan Trading PTY LTD - secondhand building materials…

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Ducan Trading
Jan 04, 2019 2:56 pm
Ducan Trading
Red Elk
Red Elk
4 January

Replacing aluminium Windows in 1968 house

Replacing aluminium Windows in 1968 house

We just bought a 1968 house in pretty much original condition. The aluminium sliding Windows are in very poor condition and we'll need to replace them with double glazing.…

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Red Elk
Jan 04, 2019 2:09 pm
Mamz
Mamz
3 January

Question about regulations re window sizes

Question about regulations re window sizes

It's a good allocation of home space for us, as is the positioning of it next to the master, but thanks for your off-topic input.

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Mamz
Jan 03, 2019 10:56 pm
Mamz

More Lemons, he bought a Lemon

More Lemons, he bought a Lemon

Darbecca do Brisbane, have found them very good. Allinspect also very good.

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sweetswisssteel
Jan 03, 2019 1:53 am
chippy
chippy
3 January

Screen Door doesn't get closed fully

Screen Door doesn't get closed fully

Just try backing of the closer. On the end of the closer that attaches to the door is a screw. Try undoing it a quarter turn at a time. The more you undo it the harder…

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chippy
Jan 03, 2019 1:18 am
chippy
joanwinnie
joanwinnie
2 January

Looking for 2 BHK apartment

Looking for 2 BHK apartment

<!--td {border: 1px solid #ccc;}br {mso-data-placement:same-cell;}-->I'm looking for accommodation near Toronto based private College. I got a as a…

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joanwinnie
Jan 02, 2019 10:54 pm
alexp79
alexp79
2 January

EPS Foam and Rockote

EPS Foam and Rockote

Much cheaper option will be to blow in proper insulation into your frame. If you decide to proceed with EPS, ensure that EPS you are using does not contain any HBCD fire…

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alexp79
Jan 02, 2019 6:11 pm

Brick finishing issue

Brick finishing issue

I can see acid pitting on your mortar and to me it looks like they used strong acid. White cement sets very hard and if it is left too long it is very hard to clean. Take…

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building-expert
Jan 02, 2019 8:16 am
building-expert

Where this moisture coming from and how to fix it?

Where this moisture coming from and how to fix it?

From what you said and photo of the view through the window (and older style cornice) you have standard construction older home with eaves. Fascia and gutter are…

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building-expert
Jan 02, 2019 7:41 am
building-expert
chippy
chippy
1 January

Repairing this reception desk

Repairing this reception desk

It looks like it's painted. You could probably take it to a cabinet maker or spray painter. The first thing is strengthening the damaged area then it can be filled and…

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chippy
Jan 01, 2019 8:29 pm
chippy

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