Sep 09, 2007 3:05 pm
The Shed.... *Beware, lots of pics*
Can't remember exactly what the costs were, but the budget (for permit) worked out about $11K and I think it finished near $13K or so. Those costs are not including labour…
Thanks guys....I will ask for a copy of the invoice.
And I think I will be glad of the fence, now I don't have to see them at…
No worries Trevor,
I would be interested to see how you get on; then I will know whether or not I should still be dispensing this advice.
Advice on house alarm
Perry heres a tip.
Run Cat5 cable to everywhere you think there will be a sensor before the plaster goes up for your upstairs areas.
It may not be necessary to cover…
Most builders in WA have them included so the you don't have to worry about them as i think they are compulsory in all shires/councils…
Help with paint question
Personally, I've had no problems with any of the cheaper paints. We recently painted our lounge room using British Paints and it turned out a treat. Not only this, but…
Sep 13, 2007 4:40 pm
Flooring for our Alfresco Area
Now that's something i didn't think of. Incorporating the tank into a feature. We were just going to put 2/3 horizontal jarrah features in front of it with ground cover…
To extend or bulldoze/rebuild
As Brittany has said. If you're block is reasonable flat, which ours is, then it shouldn't be a problem to remove. Worth checking anyway, if you're in Melbourne…
cost of 2 pac
If you love the look of the 2 Pac finish then you should also check out the colorform finish. Not sure which of the two is more expensive though..........
Roof Tile Colours
Spend an extra $13/m2 now and have a roof that will last.
In the long run, you'll save money.
Sep 25, 2007 10:38 pm
What to do with old pool
A concrete pool normally has a vent in the bottom of it to release underground pressure or something like that. I think you remove the fitting as drainage when it's filled…
Coming across rock?
As a backhoe business onwer told me once.
People get excited when he hits rock - because they think they are really getting stuck into things - and he says - sure - it's…
Strata Unit Water Usage.
I just called Consumer Affairs and they said there is no way we could pass on any water / wastewater usage to the tenant, unless we increased rents.
Called the water…
ANYONE WITH QUESTIONS?
Thanks for your reply Michelle.
We got so focused about the inside of the house and the bricks, roof tiles, etc, but didn't do the checking of colours by going to a…
Paint drying time
If you are spraying full gloss, which you should be using for doors!!
For me…if I were doing it….12 hours in-between coats! Full gloss needs to dry WELL, before…
Not at the moment, i still do direct sales, old fashion face to face contact.
But will be setting one up in the future.
Oct 05, 2007 11:13 am
Smelly plaster wall! Help Please!!
Thanks for your replies guys. I am going to try the urine off stuff first and the light to see if I can locate it. I did a broader internet search as well and saw some…
To clear things up a little, we had $80K of our own money to pay toward our land. The solicitor went against this and had the total cost of the land + his fees released…
New spa area & ferns
I think you’re brave mentioning that word “exotic” again!!!!
I have found ferns to be a tad bit finicky if you don’t know what you’re…
Tendering Advise Please
And thanks for the heads up mate.
Now, go kick some A$$ over that kitchen benchtop of yours!
Oct 08, 2007 9:33 pm
Rendering front of house
McReidy…I HOPE you meant to type WIFE….not WIDE, hope she doesn’t read your post!!!!
Oh, I see Casa beat me to it! Hahahahahah
I actually can see a grey roof!…
Thanks for sharing that photo.
That's a very nice roof tile!
I think we made a good choice!
Yes, the difference is the striping effect of the…
ANYONE KNOW WHERE WE ARE UP TO????
I've started a "Ministry of stupid posts" so when those mad posting sessions are flying, everyone can keep up?
With the posts I mean
I'd be happy to help out as I am on the forum on a daily basis and it doesn't sound too difficult!
How do moderators know who is doing what? So that…
Oct 17, 2007 1:42 am
Colours for my shed
Hi aaurora i would stick with lighter colours(classic cream) and darker features (jasper), the only thing is do you have colorbond fences if so you may want a contrast…
LIGHTS IN THE SKY!
When Matt's screen (finally) goes in it'll be a bit bigger than mine, and he'll have a better projector ( ), so perhaps we should get him to make sure his…
Oct 19, 2007 8:32 am
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