im concreting it in. Cant be bothered digging it out lol. Out of sight, out of mind.
Colorbond roof screws replacement
l think l read the screws on a colorbond roof need to be tightened or replaced every ten to fifteen years is that true?
No, this is NOT true. It…
Hoping someone can please let me know if it's possible to replace the timber fascias with colorbond fascias on this home with internal style gutters.
If so, is it a big…
Single story build cost
Out of interest when did you sign contract?
From what I’ve seen there is a huge difference between signing mid 21 vs now?
Private power line over property
get legal advice here, if there is no easement hopefully they will need to pay for moving it. You should not need to pay unless it is a state asset, ie not a private pole.
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Has anyone built with Montego Homes in Victoria? If so, could you please share your experience?
Downpipe needs to be moved, advice
Needing to move a existing downpipe. Am i up for a new gutter or is there a cap or plug that can seal the gutter pop?
Ive been told to flip the pop? Though id rather it…
Mar 13, 2023 6:57 pm
Laundry Tiles Height Level
Are you talking about plain wall or around benches?
Full height tiling looks great but is expensive.
Basic tiling labour only cost us around $70/sm++ and tiles were…
Need some help / advice on colours and ideas for new build. Quick photoshop of what I imagined in my head. Unsure if its too dark though....
Grooves in timber laminate
That's good to hear thankyou.
Do they show up footprints.
In my last house I had the large porcelain tiles and they were a nightmare to keep clean.
What colour floor did…
Mar 08, 2023 2:27 pm
Wall Insulation Faulty Material
when they tested that insulation that was supposedly R2.5/R4.0, did they say what is the actual R value?
the builder may be correct in saying that adding more ceiling…
Insurance on mid construction build
Unlikely you'll get insurance on the structure. Insurers generally won't provide insurance to a non builder for what is basically a building site - especially…
Asbestos ceiling tiles?
Hi Adam, did you ended finding out. I have the same tiles and I am in the same position. Cheers
Painters: what would you do?
I’m painting water based over oil based trims, & the first coat of undercoat / primer has failed the scratch test.
I sanded with 120 grit…
No Underground Connections - Woy Woy
TLDR: Vacant land - no connections work done (water, electricity, etc.) We've placed a 0.25% deposit already - applying for a cooling-off extension. How…
Timber laminate or vinyl
I'm building a new house and in the past have always tiled the hallways, kitchen, dining, family room.
I was looking at Dunlop Heartridge vinyl in the colour…
Mar 01, 2023 9:57 pm
Im laying a new slab on top of the old slab in the picture below, I have chipped away the tiles…
Leadtime on Caeserstone
haven't been notified, but ours was supposed to be on site about a week ago and still isn't. which may or may not be related to what you're describing.
How many of us are facing building delays?
We signed the contract with our builder in Oct 2021. The land got titled in Jan 2022. Building started in Aug 2022 and 260…
Just wondering, it is a freestanding house, do we need to get a permission or just can go straight for add a bathroom into existing bedroom and a kitchen into…
Hi the house was built with wrong R4.0 Ceiling and R2.5 Wall
Lately We found the faulty insulation.
The builder said to top up existing faulty Ceiling insulation with…
Hi, inspecting a potential house for investment. It’s 3 years old, overall good condition. I noticed on an old rug there was some fraying and what looked like insect…
I have tried emailing them, hope the links work.
I am so technologically deficient I am not not sure how to post them here, so if you are able to I would be happy for…
Resimax and Tick Homes
Was wondering if anyone has build with Resimax and Tick homes before recently? I'm thinking of buying a house and land package with them in Wallan and have been…
Feb 23, 2023 10:28 pm
Yes house is ready. I might get my keys tomorrow. It is just the bloody builder who won’t give me any time till the very last moment.
Tree Removal on easement - help
Hi I am in a very similar situation with a very large tree on my property that is directly on a sewage easement at the back of our house. This tree was here when we bought…
Just checking in with people who have had YDL Stone for a while now to see how it's holding up? I've had caesarstone for 12 years now and it's been fab but…