We would like to install half wall easycraft panels, but we have existing hydronic heating panels on some 9f the walls. Hubby is of the opinion the only option is to…
Yes our system also had the ability to set a set point at which the system would turn off. Set to 23 degrees and with a cover on during the day we invariably ended up…
Adding to concrete retaining wall
Hmmm I don't think so.
Either blocking or pouring, youd need to dowel into the wall say every 300mm c/c or so with N16s. I think the issue would be that there wouldn't be…
Can anyone identify, or tell me where to get these 1970s hinges. Just need 4.
I am starting a KDR in Cumberland council area with Clarendon and have chosen the Leaton for the floor plan. I have decided to narrate my story here if it…
Based on MOMU’s Seaton we changed the design so the master bedroom was relocated to the back and added a scullery.
First week in October 2020 the slab is…
Building my first house WA
I'm going through the architect for a custom build. A fixed price of $4000 is agreed before signing and a deposit of $500 is taken before starting his work. Two subsequent…
Hi Pilot 1970, sent you PM, I'd love to hear about your experience
Wafflepod slabs and IFC cladding
Oh yes, for sure. I will have to do lots of research! That's why I keep asking on diff forums. But thanks for your guidance though.
Jan 19, 2021 10:38 pm
When I scrape the rubber adhesive off, there’s still a trace amount left and so I wonder whether the next course of adhesive might not adhere properly. Is this valid or…
Currently in Perth Single storey are running at $1100m2 to $1800m2 for 350m2 to 150m2 respectively with average finishes
as you can see there are quite a…
Lochinvar Downs stage 1
Has anyone bought stage 1 land at Lochinvat Downs or any of the other stages. I have put a deposit on land in stage 2c being told it would be registered late this year but…
Post construction issues....
Thanks Chris for the reply. Yep sagging and creaking - they are going to check it out but makes me very concerned
Contact with private Certifier
Yeah, we need to get a building consultant. Have been trying to find one by word of mouth, but no one seems to have anyone they would recommend.
Signature at the ponds
Thank you so much for promptly replying . Can you share which developer you went ahead with please .
Jan 16, 2021 8:19 pm
bulid with HGWA
It took us 3weeks from scheduling to construction email (they estimated 4-6weeks) and 1week later construction began
Sydney water vent pipes
As Stewie has said, speaking to a WSC is the only way to go about it. I would recommend speaking to Harrison Friedmann and Associates. I have found that they come up with…
Can you please suggest what could be the worst case scenario for the site cost, if I go with variable. As of now henley provided me a fixed site cost of…
Fall on land and custom builder
From reading here and elsewhere, that’s the modus operandi of builders. Cheap quote and pack on the expensive non optional options.
Jan 15, 2021 9:21 pm
Hi TTLE, also looking at Carlisle for the build in Mt Atkinson. I am waiting for them to provide quotes for me but just curious what quote you got for the site costs? Thanks.
Cleaning internal brick wall old Victorian
As per chippy's advice above but don't make it any stronger than the 10:1 ratio as it leaves yellowish stains when it is too strong. Just make sure to sluice it down after…
Height of rangehood
Depending on the type of cooktop you are looking at 650-700 above the benchtops.
Tilers cut tiles all the time, that's what they do so don't get hung up on trying to use a…
Jan 14, 2021 8:38 pm
Class 9b-- a commercial building?
Is class 9b building considered a commercial building? I was filling form 75 to become an OB of childcare centre (in Western Australia), it says that an OB can build a…
Jan 14, 2021 9:13 am
B.A.L Rating and builds
You need to have a sketch at least of your property or a contour survey and then a rough idea of where you want to put your house then find an accredited fire officer who…
Just a question on the rainwater tank plumbing...
I've noticed some plumbing were fitted above my rainwater tank. I am just not 100% sure how it works.
I've checked and…
many years ago went out to a fleet site for"a breakdown" when i asked what the problem was i was told" you;re the f bomb mechanic you figure it out" i eventually figured…
Kitchen design help
Also shall I leave scullery opening without pocket door? Or shall I include one?
Transplanting a tree
Thanks for the response. The magnolia is around 6m tall with around 3m canopy. The Camelia is around 7.5m tall with around 4 m canopy.
Jan 11, 2021 1:20 pm
Coral Homes Grange 28 build time
100% agree re the cost for electrical. We added $3000 to our standard inclusions and still had to contribute almost that again. I’d recommend having a minimum of $10k…
Jan 09, 2021 8:06 pm