bprattHow to build a driveway with long lasting appeal?
2 January 2016
Like Saint Mike said, don't have it too narrow, particulary if it is a longer driveway. I also suggest if you have those roll over gutters i.e. the ones that are sloping…
31 December 2015
https://www.google.com.au/maps/place/13 ... 7d5c2918bd this is an example of how the carport will sit but obviously higher to accomodate my wifes brand new BMW X6. The…
Leonardo_23Enclose the gaps between subfloor and ground
30 December 2015
Hi wykdy, It is not clear as to the stumps you mentioned, but I can say this... that brickwork needs footings or it moves just as does paving (with the soil)... up to…
Saint MikeFrogs, Toads and Assorted Night Creatures?
28 December 2015
Saw a BIG monitor on the path as I walked this morning ... looked very quiet - so maybe had been eating. About a metre or two. I decided to give him the right of way.
Leonardo_23New dispute resolution system in Victoria
23 December 2015
Timely post Liliana, Maybe some things are resolved in the new Building Legislation Amendment (Consumer Protection) Bill 2015, but I didn't see any definition of…
HurraKaneJonesBlack patches of mold near edges and corner of ceiling
22 December 2015
I'd highly recommend having the gutters worked on for this issue then. Ask about overflow relief, and also drip trays. I find drip trays are the most common solution…
kellywardthe difference with modelling the new and old bathtub
18 December 2015
When I need to make a design for your new bathroom, it's pretty simple, but when you have to remake something old - there are many nuances. for example to select the…
JokerRe: Small custom rental build WA- basalt or wallaby
15 December 2015
Nature Direct products are so good for cleaning new homes, especially the Nature Direct mop system. If you want more info call Juana on 0488345620.
iverson_iiiDamaged Testra pit on nature strip... Whose responsibility?
14 December 2015
Thanks heaps Knockitdown, that's great! I'll definitely notify them when we get close to completion or at least once the driveway is done.
ajb1010what order should I do walls/floor in a shed renovation?
13 December 2015
Hi Folks, First post I think .. be kind I am in the process of renovating/updating a traditional weatherboard garage which has languished at the back of my block in…
freemanCrack on kitchen wall, costly to repair?
12 December 2015
Thanks for answering my query about the cracks. Glad to know its not structural. Checked the back of the wall and the brick was fine. I have read that structural cracks…
PonzuBuilder decides not to take on the job (b4 signing contract)
8 December 2015
lol im fairly certain that your attitude exhibited in the first post where you were looking for legal avenues sums up why they sent you on your way. They are in no way…
genelizabethNew drainage system - experience, quotes?
4 December 2015
Thanks. Obviously we will do that but don't have time to do it before auction, so I was just looking for a ballpark of what we might be looking at. But no worries if…
Leonardo_23Extra Warranties Built into the Contract
3 December 2015
So can anyone with legal knowledge advise if these extra warranties are in keeping of the spirit of the act (The Domestic Building Contracts Act 1995... because they might…
Stewie DThe position of the stairs rail - Standard or Building code
29 November 2015
Interesting. I've never seen it mentioned before especially for Class 1 buildings. Class 2 - 9 I'd understand as that is for commercial, multi-residential etc. I also…
qebtelMolds for 3d panels made from plaster production. Is it prof
27 November 2015
Where is Darryn Lyons when you need him?