May 01, 2018 10:58 pm
Bad Render - seeking advice
You can ask for it to be improved in areas of most concern to you. Expansion join could be neater in my opinion.
Post PCI to achieve handover builders will get lots done…
May 01, 2018 10:57 pm
May 01, 2018 10:51 pm
Rock Excavation guide
Hi - just educating myself re the cost of rock excavation
Our report show rock (xw) at DCP40+
Our single story house and granny totals 24 squares. We will need…
Darling Downs WA site costs
Thanks for the reply
You might want to check AS 2870 Residential Slabs
as there is little difference between S & M price wise
once you have factored in the sand…
Don't forget that the house is 45 years old and you would expect long term concrete creep, 20mm-16.8mm= 3.2mm. Is that significant for you?
Fantastic! Will follow if you decide to have a build thread
Timber screen fixings
Thanks, good point about the weight. Thinking coach screws might do the trick! Plan is 3 horizontal rails, 2.4 m vertical battens, 4.8 m wide screen. Can’t wait to give…
How much did you pay for variation?
Just wondering if the $1,500 admin fee applies to any structural change. (I.e. Facade) or that fee is meant for non structural change? Asked my builder (wisdom)…
Apr 25, 2018 5:19 pm
WHITE INTERIOR...PLEASE HELP
We have a sort of off-white - American or USA ... its called. Quite nice. I agree with one colour. No feature walls etc.
Feedback on house design
If you moved the stairs, upstairs it would be bathroom+stairs swapped for the study. Seems to be a similar sized swap, larger if you included the powder room.
Conveyancing Feedback Required
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Economy Tiles vs standard
Show a good Tiler and get his expert opinion in it, he will know more about the pros and cons of cheaper tiles.
Apr 23, 2018 9:42 pm
a dead end with suppliers Bondor
I'm with Veseli on this one, it looks like you jumped the gun and are trying to blame Bondor. You didn't purchase anything, you were just waiting for a quote, it looks…
Hamptons coastal front elevation
Thanks for the reply.
We have left the windows plain as they will have plantation shutters installed so we didn't want them to look too busy.
We did originally have the…
ZERO LOT entitlement in Sydney
Hi i have a land 12.5m frontage in Leppington, Sydney NSW.
My neighbour has agreed to a "support and maintenance" easement to go on their title so i can theoretically…
Possible legal action?
Yes, given our mobile phones have high internal storage and better camera technology, no harm to take as many photos for reference.
Apr 20, 2018 3:51 pm
Non treated timber
I hate timber in the ground - even treated. I've seen so called treated timber crumbling after a few years.
No idea of your termite/white any situation - but they will…
Dream house in accolade rockbank Melbourne
Just bumped into your post and good to see that you have started something with Accolade in Rockbank. I have got a corner block in stage 4. With land titling in mid…
Stuck on small bathroom design
Thanks for that - yes, it’s a linen cupboard but we have an old home with no storage so am stuck as to where else to put a linen cupboard....
Am now thinking of a…
Wardrobe behind wall how big
You'd want 500-600 deep cabinetry unless one wall is for shoes or drawers, in which case you could reduce it. At least 800 walkway, ideally 1000mm for it to not feel…
My head is spinning.
Wish I had a creative bone in my body
Apr 14, 2018 4:26 pm
Painting of Dulux Acrashield
Hi Plenty of questions,
I’d highly recommend you call the dulux acratex technical support number.
I have a friend that works for dulux in research. Good to get…
Apr 14, 2018 3:23 pm
What type of flooring is this
Pick an inconspicuous spot and chip at the edge of one of those ridges (chisel or similar), taking a tiny chip out will show you if its real slate or not.
Apr 14, 2018 2:00 pm
Can someone please help me with the update for the stage 41 registration date.
Apr 13, 2018 3:14 pm
Its a stormwater pipe. We did our own landscape previously so they had left the pipe like that for us to cut down. Just turf it first (or whatever you want in that…
Stage 41 registration
Can someone please help me with the update for the stage 41 release registration.
Thanks in advance
Apr 11, 2018 9:21 pm
top soil removal
my land to remove top soil around 100 tons. any needs txt me 0411355053
Difference between slabs
You will need to put up the test results soil profile, Bore logs, bearing capacities,etc,etc
also read this
"Forearmed is Forewarned"
Metricon Liberty 38/42 question?
Hi guys, new to the forum. Have been doing a heap of research on cost, but could anybody be so kind to provide me with an approximate cost to this house with the Classique…
Advice - 90 day maintenance period
I believe that if there are things that have been damaged by someone (rather than a fault) and they weren’t picked up at pci it’s impossible to prove that you…
These days, many people want their homes to be much insulated. This has a great base: money. You do not have to spend a lot of money on the energy bill.…
Problem with finishing
What I am really looking for is how to finish the side of the stairs and cover up the dirt - want it to look like finished.
live chat agents
A link that says, ‘chat with us now’ in professional email signatures, gives the customers an option for instant messaging whenever they have any…