Help: Storm water discharge to street in wrong spot
Why dont you know where the pipe is? You havent been onsite to supervise? Big mistake. Someone there will know where it is laying. Ask them The pipe should have been…
How much over list price should I expect?
We've picked the base price, upgraded to include the best inclusion package and "most" site costs. It could technically finish the house, with the inside inclusions being…
Just for show? - Outdoor fireplaces and water features?
ive seen lots of displays homes with outdoor fireplaces. and they look AMAZINGGGGGGG!!!! im not sure how warm they would be though, as ive never experienced one, outside…
$78 for LED downlight install(labour only)
Just get Coral to put a junction box in each room, garage, porch, alfresco, verandah etc and get your own sparky to install after handover? Or leave coral to put a bayonet…
Vertical or Horizontal Wall Switch position?
Hi All, Growing up, my parents house had the wall light switches in the vertical position and so that was the norm for me. Noticing some display homes have them facing the…
Changes to domestic building insurance in Victoria
The VBA Mail of the 16 July http://us6.campaign-archive2.com/?u=3d6 ... abae5fd123 flags some changes to domestic building insurance from the 1 July 2015 and I…
Staircase query - Bullnose vs square treads for carpet?
Apparently not so easy to go from bullnose to square. A mate of mine had to do it and he said it was a hassle, but doable.
Bilge pumps (experience and recommendation)
I would say that bilge pumps won't be up to the job as they are meant to operate at a fairly low head (typically 1-2m) Looking at the Seaflow pump data they seem to have…
Mould behind skirting boards 1 week after handover
Fair call, although worried about those more sinister issues since our builder was semi dodgie and liked to cut corners. The wall being south facing and not having direct…
HELP with Kitchen/Floor colours before Prestart Thur 15/5
Thanks for that. I haven't committed yet, but I have decided not to go with Soft Apparition for fear of it looking lavender at times. The Cape Horn looks like a lovely…
Simonds Bath Waste - Chrome Upgrade but not Chrome Installed
Cheers! I will try to modify my expectations.
Who has offwhite mortar? What colour sand did you have?
Cheers for the compliment TC and glad they got some white sand in for you
Have anyone been issued form 3 & 4 Protection notice
Hi, not sure where to post this question. My SIL rear neighbour's has issued her with protection notice. They are proposing to build retainer wall and then have the…
Intercoms / Door Bell... Which One?
Not a door bell but I followed this Amazon link and I really like this gadget for the Garage door.. http://www.amazon.com/Chamberlain-MYQ-G ... y_60_img_y