Stewie DRain gutter that runs through the inside of house
2 May 2015
Condensation happens when a cold surface ( your gutter & downpipe ) meets a warm surface ( your ceiling space ). You need to insulate the former from the latter by…
HomebuyersCentre1Homebuyers Centre 12 month maintenance
29 April 2015
Hi Armanda, Just stumbled upon your post and I'd like to be able to help with your concerns. Are you based in WA or VIC? I am from Perth and will be able to answer your…
aussietaFound power cable in garden laid under bark (in conduit)
26 April 2015
what colour conduit orange is 240v and higher grey may be low voltage for garden lights or irrigation system or pool lights the conduit may be disconnected but may have…
phoneticShed conversion studio apartment 6x8 mts, services 1 side
23 April 2015
Im looking for ideas convert part of shed 8.4 x 6 mts, all water services along 6 mtr side to 1 bed room studio apartment. plans & layouts ideas thanks in advance
RoomeatDo project builders make more money if you custom design?
22 April 2015
Flooring is one item you are best NOT to get the builder to do. Can save thousands by doing it yourself after handover.
pbond48Need advice - Joint power box for Dual Occupancy
20 April 2015
Good morning, I'm building a new house in Penrith 2750 NSW as a battle axe block that will be strata titled once completed. I have a query, our council stamped plans has…
bashworthHow is this made?
19 April 2015
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snowy stockmanPolish concrete for alfresco area
14 April 2015
I think you'd need to drop the ground level, and lay a suitable pad. As Beazley77 mentioned, get in an expert.. There are a heap of different options to polished concrete…
bashworthGarden Shed - Bitumen Canite between Shed and Concrete?
13 April 2015
Canite seems to be more like something to go in a vertical joint rather than a horizontal joint. I would be more likely to go for a foam joint filler or silicone.
speshiolaRenovator looking to team with Manager on project(s)
13 April 2015
Hi all, I am a budding renovator who has done some minor renovations to my current property, yet due to my property being fairly modern, the opportunity to do further…
gregandjulesAre building inspections during a build worth it?
11 April 2015
Archicentre have not done any inspections as yet, they do give us a report but it is up to us to chase up the builder, I have used them previously but not for a new house build
TashPaulTimber Fencing Double lapped and capped Problem
10 April 2015
I always thought that the fences all had to follow the lead of the 'first' house in the street/line, regardless of whether the 'first' house is already built or not. For…
JMCLFloor Plan - Good Ideas and insight needed please
10 April 2015
Hi Fantastic four, You plan looks great so far! Just a few questions - have you thought about where you are going to put a tv in your living room and cinema room? I…
MezMaz71Have you had to pay a Drainage Connection Permit?
9 April 2015
Hi homeone members Need some assistance on this requirement from my local council. We are doing a KDR in the northern suburbs of Melbourne. We started the building…
nanomaticBreakdown of cost when building a Duplex
8 April 2015
I am building a duplex owner builder and have very accurate pricing...I am halfway through However this is for 4 bedroom, 400sqm https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/…
ReakellyMcDonald Jones - Santorini Manor New Builders
6 April 2015
Afternoon - first time builders wanting to know if anyone has any pictures of Urban One - Pepper brick or Lifestyle - Lesuire, we are building with McDonald Jones home…
cat_duncHouse relocation - agreement with person taking house
3 April 2015
Hey mate we're doing it. Its a lot of hassle, though if on the off chance it all works out you can save a lot of money. We have a contract our solicitor helped with…
StructuralBIMGuyCompaction Certificates perth wa
31 March 2015
Hi cunners It's very important that you get the correct data on compaction as this will impact on your choice of design, construction costs and structural maintenance…
willpowerStratco Accredited Installers - Fence
28 March 2015
Would like to know what state you're in. As far as I know, Stratco don't install directly-they manufacture the product and recommend installers. If Stratco found out this…