Mar 20, 2017 10:23 am
I painted my front door Rhubarb (a bright sophisticated shade of red)
It leads visitors directly to the main front door.
Costs for connecting services
Sorry I included the cost of a waste treatment plant , but since you have a sewer line near your boundary, Ill reduce that $10,000 to $4000 but without knowing the…
Pendents in bathroom ?
Has anyone had pendents put over a free standing bath ? A few electrical websites suggest they are able to convert to 12v and make fitting waterproof and then needs to be…
Anyone in Settlers Hill Mernda??
Hi loveguru, i know that is an old post but I just came across it today.
What stage in Settlers Hill did you buy in? we bought in 9B and are owner building
Mar 15, 2017 11:05 am
Structural Engineer costs - custom build
A few of my clients have had issues with stormwater disposal of late
you might want to check the actual PS costs and charges
Reports should actually give you…
Removing lime mortar to reuse bricks
For anyone else looking to do the same, I ended up advertising on Gumtree and Airtasker.
Had a good response and a few people starting on Wednesday next week
Can anyone recommend a company in NSW that does custom letterbox faceplates (with your number & address on them with a postal slot) ??
What to consider before buying a house?
My sister in law and his husband are planning to buy a house and its their first time since they get married. They have been renting for a year and finally wants to own…
Tilers for 600 x600 Porcelaines tiles
Just wondering if you have an idea about how much does the tiler charge for the tiling 600x600 porcelain tiles .
Can you recommend any professional tilers as I…
Depends on the a whole number of factors, how busy the builder is, how much of the remaining pre construction stages (I.e clients selection etc) are required to be…
Rear fences height Query VIC
This is the first time i visit in this site.it include informations are new for me.i don't know more about this topic before reading this blog.now i got a clear idea about…
Great advice.i really like to read this blog.in my point of view this one is a great advice and informations.thanku so much for including this topic.its really very useful for me.
Can somebody tell me if Invisi-Gard security screens keep out mozzies?
Town Planning costs
Thanks Jason for your advice. Yes I will check out the full extent of reports.
LMI - house extension
Welcome to the forum
That is correct the banks aren't factoring potential property increased values.. here's why
1. Building costs are way too high
Mar 02, 2017 11:19 pm
new home build price breakdown
Plastering seems way too high, as I had a 45 square house done with 4step cornice for a fraction of that, quality was excellent, your brick quotes would be easier if you…
Mar 02, 2017 8:10 pm
Noisy engineered wood floors
Yes there is underlay and there are the proper expansion gaps, they are only saying now after 4 years that expansion gaps at the doorways might help, this is the…
Mar 01, 2017 9:32 pm
Re: Household Chores List
My wife cleans during weekend since its only her free time. From ceiling to floor, cabinets to chairs as long as our kids are sleeping.
Single story design for 25mtrs deep lot
Each estate can be different. You need to check the design guidelines if you have one for where your building. There's usually lots of rule you need to follow when…
Ceiling Fan - underpowered
Link is no good.
What is your ceiling height?
A good house ceiling fan needs about 300mm space between the ceiling and the blades. The Arlec would have 200 mm…
Feb 27, 2017 11:19 am
hi myself Hiral Patel..we are at lot 1632..any indian around us?
Feb 27, 2017 9:26 am
Stormwater pit in new estate
It's an open stormwater drain. Kinda sucks but that's where everyone else's runoff will go. Just be careful about trying to build anything around or near it as the effect…
Feb 24, 2017 8:39 pm
Aqua Enamel paint finish
just had our PVC come through finally - I was surprised by the upgrade cost of the Aqua Enamel:
Provide non-standard Aqua Enamel paint finish to internal…
Feb 24, 2017 1:41 pm
Building house to lock up in Melbourne
You could fully owner build, but with a project manager, you will get better quotes this way and quality of trades generally better as project manager knows his better…
Feb 24, 2017 12:00 pm
Hopefully our land will title by the end of April, then the real fun begins!
Feb 23, 2017 5:47 pm
Removal of structural post
Ok. Have found a lic. Insurered builder that will supply a building permit. So all ticks there.
He has had an engineer advise him to use a 300mm UB due to the 6.3m span.…