How much do you think this will cost? putting up a wall in
Thanks saxien! Your advice has been superb! The squaring off idea of the archway is brilliant. It really would update the house brilliantly along with putting up the…
Link or access to Australian Standards for building etc
One interesting aspect (that I don't know the answer to) just occurred to me while typing this reply:- Ignorance of the law is no excuse - we all…
Corrugated iron veranda
Something similar to this: http://www.stratco.com.au/Products/Roof ... _image.jpg
close to child care.soooo close to child care
For me it would be a total deal breaker. Where I live at the moment there are alot of kids and it is impossible to sleep past about 7am even on a weekend. They ride…
Buying owner occupied property for 3 years in Brisbane...
Hi Homer what area in brisbane are you looking in? The Brisbane market is a buyers market but in saying that there is a current shortage of stock on the market and slowly…
Is it worth bulldosing and building or getting a new package
hmmm tough one, I guess it depends on your area and property values. If your current house is still in good condition I would probably say go in search for a big block and…
First time renovator desperate for advice and ideas
thank you very much in panic mode now as only have 5 weeks to plan and design renos settlement extension is now not an option! Candi
Possible to add gables on after roof is built?
The roof was already on by the time I had my gable brainwave I've had one quote returned to me, and they mentioned it would be prohibitively expensive (in the region of…
Does anyone know what the maximum span a beam can be?
Steel beam can span 20/30 m depending on the section size. As a rule of thumb the depth of beam should be 1/20th of the span based on deflection limit. That means if you…
Selby Acoustics - HDMI - New products with a *free giveaway*
Thanks a heaps for the cord Matt. Just picked it up from the PO box. Its great to win stuff!
Recommendation for Draftsman - Melbourne inner east?
Hi We would like to do a bathroom/laundry extension as well as a deck and verandah - we have a pretty good idea of what we're after, so planning to go with a draftsperson…
Better H & G- Are you Australia's hottest home renovator?
Have just seen this on telly, it might help someone out.... Better Homes and Gardens is looking for home renovators. We’re…
Lap pool, slab reinforcement, I'm an idiot....
Do your research, question the contract and the quote and then ensure you don't make the worst possible mistake. Under NO circumstances of any king, even if they offer to…
Draftsman - inner west sydney can anyone recommend
Hi, We are looking for a Draftsman who works in the inner west in Sydney and deals with Leichhardt Council. We have looked at using an architect but since we know what…
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