Black slimy algae on Merbau after stripping back with OMO
Looking for Help I've recently been stripping my Merbau decking back as I had used a 'Merbau' tone oil…
Which one to choose? DEWALT or Makita Impact Driver
Rain runoff getting down the outside wall and through the sl
After the recent heavy rain we've got a water issue in our garage.The bottom of the house is Besser block walls that sits below ground level. The run-off coming down the…
Metricon Box Gutters did not meet Australian Standards
A concern is that it seems, based on Metricon's comments and their display homes, that all their recently built homes with box gutters, except mine, do not comply with…
moud and water
The spores will stay dormant almost forever. Mould should be properly removed and sealed, just drying it off won't help. http://www.sternmold.com/mold-informati ... -cycle.php
Slab heave on house we built in 2010. What next?
I have already written on this forum that slabs are a con of the century, a profit printing machine for the builders. Why would they build timber floors or equivalent…
2 years after a new build, general checklist, whats covered?
Warranties do vary but the following link shows a typical list of coverage. http://anewhouse.com.au/2016/10/what-do ... ies-cover/
Query re. Council Powers to deny us access to our Home
Crisis averted. The council issued the certificate yesterday; 4 working days after telling us it would be a minimum of 10 working days! Everything else seems to be…
Carpentry Apprentice - Pre Fab or Cut on Site?
You really wouldn't miss out on too much by working for a company that uses pre-built frames. Anyone can knock together a stud wall. Any frame would be put together with…
Neighbour started demolition / renovations before permit
Hi all, Just a quick one. I am doing a demolition and my neighbour, decided it would be a good time for him to start knocking over his house as well. Albeit - we are…
Looking for recommendations for covering ugly tile flooring
I wanted to give my mother a dinnerware set for mother’s day but I was surprised how difficult it is to find nice, classic,…
Builder Recommendation for a narrow lot in Perth Petro
Most builders will work in established areas, you just have to find one your happy to go with.