Overwhelmed about new/old house.
Yes that's fair enough. I dont think there's much wrong electrical because all the lights work fine but well see how it is when we actually move in. I posted a link…
May 09, 2019 12:06 pm
Cedar woods Fencing
I am moving into my new home in Williams landing and the estate Cedar woods are doing the fencing. I am about to submit the Notice to occupy document, but the…
If it looks like the above 2 dwellings it is slab heave/subsidence
Eave purlins for portal frame garage/shed
Yeah I've been checking the specs on roof sheeting to make sure I go with something that's good for 2 or 3 degrees. Need to work out water carrying capacity at those…
Help with privacy screen alfresco area
Fence top or that last one looks good. Maybe offer to pay to get neighbour onside.
I'm not in favour of bamboo or bushes - just makes work for you in the future.
New front door - mould growth
I think the manufacturer should be responsible for this. We are also a distributor, but all are warranted. These errors, we all handle for customers, if it's serious, we…
Handover with defects.
If you already have a lawyer ask them to draft it. They'll charge you to proof read so might as well get it done right the first time
May 03, 2019 9:28 am
Sorry to hear that no matter who is responsible for this.So when you choose your elevator/lift products,you have to consider the one who manufacture it if is worthy to…
OK thanks for that. The walls are painted with two coats of a good quality acrylic paint but I will check to see if it's possible to paint the waterproofer over the paint…
I thought I'd shed some light in regards to copyright ownership of plans as I am a licenced building designer and have a bit of know-how through a few court…
Outdoor kitchen BBQ
Thanks for the responses! The outdoor kitchen was going to have block walls which were to be rendered then cabinetry inside. I am starting to think rather than cabinetry…
Do you guys have pics of your hybrid planks installed?
trying to decide on colours - blackbutt, spotted gum etc
foundation damage on faulty sprinkler
Any good building consultant should be able to inspect and prepare a report for you.
If you did not have independent inspection during construction it makes sense to have…
Outdoor Kitchen & Glass Balcony
you could always put screens either side of the kitchen as a feature instead of the panels saving having to put the panels behind the kitchen.. all depends on how you are…
Just pay it yourself. Don't hassle the farmer, or just leave it as a standard farmers fence if you don't want to pony up a few hundred bucks.
You should have got it…
Electrical Run to Shed
Been lurking around for a while and soaking up all the info that's available on this website. It truly is a wealth of information!
Bit of background. My partner…
Apr 20, 2019 2:53 pm
Anyone live near a active quarry?
There is a quarry down the road from us.. its probably about 2-3km away .. i wouldnt know aside from sometimes trucks go past at night.. we have lots of hills in between..…
Apr 19, 2019 8:47 pm
Well, you can call that company and ask them if they will install IKEA kitchen for you
Also, you can ask your builder what if you want to install a kitchen from some…
Apr 19, 2019 1:22 pm
Was looking for some input on Brick Staining - currently have that classic Orange 70's brick look and was keen to update to a nice Grey modern look
Anyone tried it…
Apr 19, 2019 9:38 am
Woodlea title discussion
We are stage 32, at time of purchase (Sep 17) we were due to title January 19
We are currently due to title in May (next month) and all seems on track for this…
Mambo 22 by Mojo Homes
Do you have some pictures of a built Mambo 22 houses that you can share? I want to see some inspirations of how it looks like when it is built. TIA
Timber Floating shelves perth
Looking for recommendations about diy floating shelves in perth.
*ideas on a timber supplier who will provide a finished, quality place of timber ready to…
Apr 15, 2019 7:46 pm
Bad quality Clipsal power points?
I have the ones which are certified. Surprisingly many of them do have SAI certification those days, most of the vendors provide certificates upon request and then they…
Practical completion and OC
Our builder did all the paperwork for oc . The certifier then came back with a list of requirements for an oc and a temporary oc. We need some landscaping and driveway for…
Apr 14, 2019 11:20 am
We just had mosaic pool tiles installed. We had to pay more for the installation as our builders said mosaic pool tiles are harder to lay and take longer. So…
house design and location of windows
You can try adding glazing signs and blinds rather than adding a normal window, just a suggestion. I like your design and way of thinking. You should definitely add the…
Paint advice please
You can try eggshell shade. The color eggshell is meant as a representation of the average color of a chicken egg. Since the color of chicken eggs may vary between pale…
Buying an Ironing Board!?
Bathla X-press Ace Ironing Board is one of the best and a premium quality board. It is stable, durable and comes with multiple…
Carlisle Homes new contract trick
Well said small minds, yesterday read from vbag on Facebook pretty much what you have said,all Australian government bodies know and are accepting that it's ok for a…
Apr 12, 2019 12:29 pm