leithm1Filling in scored lines on fake limestone finish
5 July 2012
house is rendered but lines have been scored to make it look like limestone blocks. Is there a product suitable for 'fillling' in these scored lines (not that deep) and…
delatite13Sewage (from neighbours repair work) spilling on my property
4 July 2012
As B Star said, he is the "owner" of the sewerage pipes on his property. However unless he is a registered plumber he cannot do any work on the sewerage system. Any work…
arg277HELP- any ideas how to find fresh water pipes
3 July 2012
Hi, I was wondering if anyone knew of water pipe finders or had any idea how to fix this situation with minimal cost as I am lost for ideas. Here's the situation. We are…
haymorSlow flashing light on Septic high water alarm
2 July 2012
I have a septic system that has a high water alarm which consists of a float and a LED light which flashes if the pump fails and the water level gets too high. My problem…
kekEntertainment unit/shelves like The Block: what trade to ask
30 June 2012
You can get quotes from kitchen companies or cabinet makers - you could ask your builder, but their price is likely to be pretty high. We had a…
building-expertWhy is this 18 year old home structurally perfect?
28 June 2012
Hi rojak1 I think you misunderstood what i said. The intention was to show how a slab (stained by water over18 years) was reducing effects of dampness against slab edge.…
tjilpiAdvice needed on an almost finished but run down house
25 June 2012
DeemareeFirst Metro Renovation Project HAstings Victoria
30 June 2012
I live in the floorplan of 10 Barcoo back in the 80's ( in Bendigo though)...can tell you that the floorplan is not to scale! Had lunch in Hastings today-but didn't end…
Uncle ArfurAnyone used Flatpax Kitchen Products for their kitchen?
24 June 2012
Consensus of opinions on the Whirlpool site where this subject…
MaxGhydronic floor heating - what do you know??
20 March 2014
I am planning to install hydronic heating. I understand how it works; have enjoyed it for many years in Germany, and simply love it. There are a few things that need to be…
potteryFixing a section of exterior wall - timber cladding
23 June 2012
Hiya, My name is Pete - recently bought a place on Sydney's Northern Beaches that needs a few things fixing up - so hoping that this forum will really be able to help me…
building-expertBored pier subsidence, would you trust structural engineer?
23 June 2012
Small amount of loose dirt in bottom of piers is unlikely to have caused the problem because sheer weight of concrete in the pier would have compressed it. There are a…
SamfordValleyTelstra conduit unsuitable for > 60 metre length?
22 June 2012
Yeah I considered that if we hit a roadblock with them, but there aren't many other options in our area, and apparently you're not really allowed to choose your contractor…