Stewie DThe "How long is a piece of string" thread.....
22 October 2015
You won't find a definitive answer as there are too many variables with renovation work. New houses are a totally different beast. You can work out a total cost per sq m…
StructuralBIMGuyConcrete path crack, who's fault?
22 October 2015
Unfortunately, there isn't much more you can do except wait and see if its gets worse or if further new cracking occurs, it is a case of determining why, how and who is…
chicaBAL29 rating. Building in high fire risk area.
18 October 2015
we are in a BAL FZ. Yes we had the same excuse given by RFS re you are more likely to close a door than a window. As we had to have shutters on all our opening doors and…
OttmaisterMetal Roof Flashing Insulation
15 October 2015
A bit more research lead me to this site: https://www.metalroofingonline.com.au/33-foam-strips It just means I have to drill out the apron rivets, insert the foam and…
Mr BardiaWhat are noggings and how to install them?
13 October 2015
Definitely put some in where you will be hanging things, which is everywhere! Im re gyp-rocking our whole house and adding them while i go, its very handy. Really beefed…
justme15Any recommendation for side gate installer/builder?
11 October 2015
Hi, I wasn't sure where to post this... I am looking someone to build a side gate (entry straight to our backyard). There will probably be some minor landscaping work…
AussieMarkSydney developer wins right to void 37 first-home buyers' co
10 October 2015
Well then it should be more like the commercial side of building where performance bonds are needed. The issue is I think that the building industry is always funded by…
macca02Preparing sagging rafters for gyprocking
7 October 2015
Thanks old chippy! Yeh I'm not too sure what has gone on with the different heights of the rafters at the top plates, sounds like you could be on the money though. We're…
InsaneAlfresco same level as inside of house
5 October 2015
Hi guys, Throwing my 2C in. My house in construction has a single level lounge/alfresco area. For certification 2 things were needed, a drain the width of the door to…
archettoWonder what your house number will be? Like what you got?
4 October 2015
Kind of off topic but if you're building on a corner block and your street name and number is not the way your house…
myhome111RING Video Wifi Doorbell - has anyone used this
30 September 2015
hi, those who installed ring.. did you connect your ring doorbell to a transformer? according to ring transformer 8-24vac can be used but needs a resistor if no doorbell…