Stewie DCarpentry Apprentice - Pre Fab or Cut on Site?
You really wouldn't miss out on too much by working for a company that uses pre-built frames. Anyone can knock together a stud wall. Any frame would be put together with…
random101Neighbour started demolition / renovations before permit
Hi all, Just a quick one. I am doing a demolition and my neighbour, decided it would be a good time for him to start knocking over his house as well. Albeit - we are…
AngelloLooking for recommendations for covering ugly tile flooring
I wanted to give my mother a dinnerware set for mother’s day but I was surprised how difficult it is to find nice, classic,…
SethorBuilder Recommendation for a narrow lot in Perth Petro
Most builders will work in established areas, you just have to find one your happy to go with.
EthanrZero lot easement rules in Blacktown council
Hi, I am exploring designs to build a two story home in Schofields, Blacktown council. The lot is 10*30 size. The design I am looking to go for is providing width of 8.1m…
There is some advice here: http://anewhouse.com.au/2012/10/if-the- ... goes-bust/
star3good and affordable builder in sydney; not project home!
stay away from sett homes built with them 5 years ago and work is so bad. too many issues to list
alexp79Building with Dechellis - has anyone any advice?
It would be really great if later you could (confidently) share your building inspection reports as well as comment on your experience in rectifying issues to the future…
ratnaSydney: custom designed house, builder to Lock Up stage
Hi, I am looking for the same.. based in Thornleigh, please let me know if you managed to get someone. Thanks in advance
JokerShould I Hire a 3rd party Building Inspector for Final Inspe
without doubt get a third party inspector has they are saying that the third party inspection will pull up way more than they will judging there own work,you will go only…
Kezza icfPros and cons with all-in-one insulated roofing panels
Hi Supa007. We have had our Bondor roof for 12 months now. We have a 3deg roof and the underside of our roof forms our ceiling, we went for the shiplap finnish as we felt…
aussietaAttaching a load-bearing cross beam to a plasterboard wall
if it is attached to the wall i think you will need an engineer use 4 legs
nikhilkr2019Covering storm water easement in backyard
There is a 1000x300mm storm water easement in the top right corner of my backyard. As part of leveling the lot, current opening of that has to go 300mm down the new level.…
coffecup1978Create a storage room in rumpus room? regulations?
Hi, I'm very new to the whole house reno thing. I have a rather large rumpus room upstairs that I don't use for much, and I am considering building a storage room at the…