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Vyki01
Vyki01
13 May

Overwhelmed about new/old house.

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…

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Vyki01
May 13, 2019 12:43 pm
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smacky07
May 12, 2019 1:02 pm
Zorro6
Zorro6
12 May

Who is responsible for damaged footpath and nature strip?

Who is responsible for damaged footpath and nature strip?

With trades coming and going sites sure get in a mess. In your case you can identify that the gas company broke up the footpath and did not restore it. Ring them and say…

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Zorro6
May 12, 2019 12:53 pm
DustyBlue
DustyBlue
11 May

Which would you buy?

Which would you buy?

Looks inviting!

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DustyBlue
May 11, 2019 5:17 pm
SRK114
SRK114
9 May

Floating timber floor in kitchen - trying to avoid scotia

Floating timber floor in kitchen - trying to avoid scotia

This makes sense, thank you! Hopefully it all goes smoothly.

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SRK114
May 09, 2019 9:23 pm
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ennoh
May 09, 2019 12:06 pm
Psha15
Psha15
8 May

Cedar woods Fencing

Cedar woods Fencing

Hi, 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…

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Psha15
May 08, 2019 4:12 pm

If it looks like the above 2 dwellings it is slab heave/subsidence

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building-expert
May 06, 2019 12:58 pm
building-expert
Wardrop
Wardrop
6 May

Eave purlins for portal frame garage/shed

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…

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Wardrop
May 06, 2019 8:34 am

Help with privacy screen alfresco area

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.

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Saint Mike
May 03, 2019 3:24 pm
Saint Mike

New front door - mould growth

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…

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Saint Mike
May 03, 2019 3:18 pm
Saint Mike
cag57
cag57
3 May

Handover with defects.

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

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cag57
May 03, 2019 9:28 am

Fairmont homes - Northridge Enfield - Stage 3

Fairmont homes - Northridge Enfield - Stage 3

They said they are behind with construction and getting the site ready due to hot weather!

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Mehul Shah
May 01, 2019 7:49 am

White Mortar for German Smear

White Mortar for German Smear

I’d love to know how yours turned out. Have you got a photo?

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Serialbuilder
Apr 30, 2019 11:50 am
Serialbuilder
James_Carr
James_Carr
29 April

Home elevator

Home elevator

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…

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James_Carr
Apr 29, 2019 12:22 am
RichardB6
RichardB6
27 April

Does anyone have the body balance mattress?

Does anyone have the body balance mattress?

yes, i do have a body balance mattress which i bought from . It is very comfortable and enjoyable to…

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RichardB6
Apr 27, 2019 9:37 pm
djandaf
djandaf
27 April

Leaking walls

Leaking walls

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…

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djandaf
Apr 27, 2019 8:12 am
lamiacasa
lamiacasa
26 April

HIA Home Show Melbourne 2nd May - 5th May 2019

HIA Home Show Melbourne 2nd May - 5th May 2019

Is anyone going and would you recommend purchasing tickets ? I went 5 years ago and for a lot out of it. It's been suggested it isn't as good any more.. Thoughts ? Anyone…

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lamiacasa
Apr 26, 2019 7:59 pm
l_vanslyke
l_vanslyke
26 April

Prelim deposit

Prelim deposit

Hi, 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…

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l_vanslyke
Apr 26, 2019 2:30 pm
eirrac
eirrac
25 April

Outdoor kitchen BBQ

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…

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eirrac
Apr 25, 2019 9:19 pm
chocoholic
chocoholic
24 April

Abode Vinyl

Abode Vinyl

Do you guys have pics of your hybrid planks installed? trying to decide on colours - blackbutt, spotted gum etc

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chocoholic
Apr 24, 2019 9:59 pm

foundation damage on faulty sprinkler

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…

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building-expert
Apr 24, 2019 11:05 am
building-expert
eirrac
eirrac
21 April

Outdoor Kitchen & Glass Balcony

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…

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eirrac
Apr 21, 2019 8:50 pm

Boundary Fence

Boundary Fence

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…

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sweetswisssteel
Apr 21, 2019 7:07 pm
rjo89
rjo89
20 April

Electrical Run to Shed

Electrical Run to Shed

Hi guys, 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…

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rjo89
Apr 20, 2019 2:53 pm
eirrac
eirrac
19 April

Anyone live near a active quarry?

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..…

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eirrac
Apr 19, 2019 9:09 pm
vonsta76
vonsta76
19 April

Gold Coast City Council

Gold Coast City Council

About a month? Maybe less? Cant remember as was back in 2016.

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vonsta76
Apr 19, 2019 8:58 pm
vonsta76

Basalt, Basalt, Shalegrey and monument windows. Rendering paint not yet done. You can also follow my build below 😊 viewtopic.php?f=31&t=93445&start=90

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MrsAJ
Apr 19, 2019 8:47 pm
alexp79
alexp79
19 April

Kitchen cost

Kitchen cost

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…

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alexp79
Apr 19, 2019 1:39 pm
vpn25
vpn25
19 April

Coral homes- Longreach 33 northern rivers

Coral homes- Longreach 33 northern rivers

I would like to ask you about garare level and ground level, are they same level? how to Pm you via viber?

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vpn25
Apr 19, 2019 1:22 pm
p33kz
p33kz
19 April

Brick Staining

Brick Staining

Hi All, 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…

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p33kz
Apr 19, 2019 9:38 am
Ashleigh
Ashleigh
18 April

Woodlea title discussion

Woodlea title discussion

Hi Justin, 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…

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Ashleigh
Apr 18, 2019 9:20 am
Ibmg70
Ibmg70
18 April

Mambo 22 by Mojo Homes

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

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Ibmg70
Apr 18, 2019 5:18 am
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gillybean
Apr 17, 2019 4:10 pm
gillybean
gusta83
gusta83
16 April

Timber Floating shelves perth

Timber Floating shelves perth

Hi 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…

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gusta83
Apr 16, 2019 2:31 pm
SaveH2O
SaveH2O
15 April

Drainage issues - Can someone please help....

Drainage issues - Can someone please help....

An additional fact that you need to know to understand the system is that the friction loss expressed as equivalent pipe length of the pipe between the pit and the…

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SaveH2O
Apr 15, 2019 11:13 pm
SaveH2O
Tamal
Tamal
15 April

Woodlands Estate, Stringer Rd, North Kellyville

Woodlands Estate, Stringer Rd, North Kellyville

Hello, did anyone bought any land on stage 1 - woodland estate, 22 Stringer Rd, North Kellyville?

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Tamal
Apr 15, 2019 7:46 pm
Sergey
Sergey
14 April

Getting rid of cat dog urine smell outdoors

Getting rid of cat dog urine smell outdoors

Hello Have 2 cats and 1 dog on a smallish backyard. Cats are allowed to go to backyard only. Same with the dog, though she is also walked twice a day. Cats do their…

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Sergey
Apr 14, 2019 8:08 pm
alexp79
alexp79
14 April

Bad quality Clipsal power points?

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…

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alexp79
Apr 14, 2019 6:19 pm
dodunskij
dodunskij
14 April

Henley Electra 35 building clyde

Henley Electra 35 building clyde

Hi Prda, What facade did you build on your Electra? Do you have photos you care sharing?

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dodunskij
Apr 14, 2019 4:38 pm
Melos
Melos
14 April

Practical completion and OC

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…

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Melos
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…

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MariaBerar
Apr 14, 2019 10:49 am
MariaBerar
robh59
robh59
14 April

ANYONE HEARD/GETTING THIS - BRIVIS ICE SERIES COOLING?

ANYONE HEARD/GETTING THIS - BRIVIS ICE SERIES COOLING?
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Hi PheonixStar, I'd be really interested to know how your system is performing. I've read many bad reviews and given you've had your system since 2007 I'd be grateful for…

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robh59
Apr 14, 2019 9:33 am

house design and location of windows

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…

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PavinderSingh
Apr 12, 2019 5:00 pm
PavinderSingh

Paint advice please

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…

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PavinderSingh
Apr 12, 2019 4:57 pm
PavinderSingh

Buying an Ironing Board!?

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…

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PavinderSingh
Apr 12, 2019 4:54 pm
PavinderSingh
Joker
Joker
12 April

Carlisle Homes new contract trick

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…

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Joker
Apr 12, 2019 12:29 pm

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