shakeandbakeNeed help with external colours for new house
17 January 2012
Thanks for the reply d@n. Good point re the garage door - we're now thinking perhaps the Gliderol Caoba Dawn might be a good option, to add some warmth. Didn't realise…
jiverRCD installation on purchase - WA - kinda urgent
15 January 2012
that part of the O&A stated: "This Offer is subject to all plumbing and electrical fixtures and fittings being in sound working order at time of settlement…
newbuilder83Klip Lock Roof - No Access/Manhole
13 January 2012
Hey guys Just bought a brand new construction/place in Pemulwuy and it has Kliplock roof and no manhole in the ceiling. So at the moment I cant get into the roof cavity…
tkmelRecommendations for demolition company - Melbourne
11 January 2012
Try Online Demolition, I was happy with them. The only thing you would need to do is make sure your services are removed and some builders require the sewers capped. Make…
dukeHelp! Electrician question - which timer switch?
7 January 2012
I had a rethink and now I am going to get a ceiling sensor put in so I don't have to stumble in the dark coming through the other garage opening which has no switch near…
tjilpiRecommended refrigerated aircon installers mernda.
6 January 2012
I would suggest that the reason you have had no return phone calls as we have just finished the xmas/ new year period and most are on holidays! We had ours installed…
photoimpressionsSydney Pool and Spa Expo 2012
5 January 2012
Hi, just wondering if anyone going to the pool and spa expo this year in February at Rose hill? Has anyone actually bought a pool at the expo? If so is it actually cheaper? Thanks.
locusSanding back limestone render - possible?
4 January 2012
I've purchased a 1960's double brick house that the previous owner has had done with a limestone render. The render has a rolled mortar joint pattern. I'm not a huge fan…
take2Weatherboard houses - exterior modern paint colours.
3 January 2012
Our house is built with James Hardie Stria, the main colours for us are Surfmist at the front of the house, Wattyl Rock Oyster with woodland grey as a acent colour. Cheer Lou
kitty1982Raising, restumping, building and renovating in Bris
3 January 2012
hi all, we have a 1950s weatherboard house in SE brisbane. We have just had plans done for raising and renovating our home. I have a flood of questions and so glad…
* jas *Carport design, looking for websites with plans ?
2 January 2012
We are building a gable that's about 12-13m long and 10m wide at one end and 7m wide at the other end due the way the house is. I took my house plans to stratco and they…
50sfreakmark1940-50s kitchen wanted SE Brisbane
30 December 2011
Hi, Im looking for a kitchen from the 40s-50s. Base cabinets and overheads, already have one base cabinet but need another approx 1900mmx500mm or longer. Im based in SE…
RJKraftCopyright on plans by architect & working plan by builder
27 December 2011
Although the original post was about copyright and the additionl 5K in damages, we came to accept some time ago that this was something we had to live with. However, the…
zeitgeberWhat is the precise defintion of "construction completion"?
22 December 2011
This is what's written in my HIA (and also mention in Consumer Affairs website) "The point at which works to be carried out under the contract…
photoimpressionsGeotech Report: Please comment!
22 December 2011
Yeh I know if you use the H-class slab it will be additional 5k which has already been considered in our initial estimate, hopefully theres no more additional cost on top…