Seek advice on fixed cost contract, payment term, etc.
That's a question for the draftsman/builder, at best mistakes happen at worse price gouging later? Perhaps a cheap and nasty detail might put clients off, so leave it…
Cost of installing stackstones to the fascade columns (piers
Approx 80-100 for Labor to tile facades
Underfloor heating. Advice, comments, experience etc
Good point. But being limited on budget. Makes me think do we even bother with it. No point half doing it.
Ducted Gas Heating vent - included in builders warranty?
Thanks for your reply. I dread thinking about calling the builders. Climbed into the roof and fixed it myself. Now the heating is back to normal. In fact better than the…
Rain Water Pump - included in 7 year building warranty?
That eliminates the switching device being at fault. They have used a hydraulically operated device and they are pretty much bullet proof. A good choice. Although an…
Truss design - enough space for roof insulation
Anticon 60 has an R-Value of 1.3, so 1.3 + 2.5 = 3.8. Depending on color of roof, min requirement is either 4.1, 4.6 or 5.1 but the above is only insulation values, no…
Metricon : waited about 2 weeks after color appointment
I dont think so we are building with Henley and colour to contract sign was done in 3 weeks.
Orientation-Passive Solar Design related Suggestions needed
Thanks, i will check them out..
Supporting insulation w/ gap between ext. cladding & frame?
You could just use 200mm thick insulation batts? They should hold within the storage fairly well.
Can I subdivide and get 2nd title while house remains?
When I was visiting friends in the US, their neighbors have discussed a similar issue at dinner. So, their lawyer said that this is impossible and they will have to wait.…
Weep holes party covered with front walkway
Of interest, another Queenslander has a related problem with their weep holes but look at the council's stand,,,see below. https://forums.whirlpool.net.au/thread/3p8qn2l3
Why no need to seal the gaps on the color bond roof?
No I don't think it will leak. The whole reason you had the leak was the lack of spreader from the upper roof. The volume and pressure of water that would have come down…
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