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Melos
Melos
27 October

$ 19800.00 for H2 SLAB UPGRADE ?

$ 19800.00 for H2 SLAB UPGRADE ?

A wooden floor will heavily affect your basix.

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Melos
Oct 27, 2018 7:50 pm
FIH
FIH
26 October

Prelim deposit

Prelim deposit

Disappointing to be honest. Now the bullying has started threatening copyright issues with plans I’ve drawn myself. I have plenty of proof that they’re mine so I’m…

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FIH
Oct 26, 2018 6:40 pm

Employ Builder on Hourly Rate?

Employ Builder on Hourly Rate?

RydeReno No, Your build is not complicated it's "Click & Drop" LOL, I saw complicated the other night at the Optus Stadium BIM Presentation Where Engineers were 3D…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Oct 25, 2018 11:35 am
StructuralBIMGuy
griggs5
griggs5
24 October

Home extension- master bedroom +ensuite

Home extension- master bedroom +ensuite

Hi there, does anyone know of a good Adelaide home extension company that will build a master bedroom plus ensuite in brick for a good price?

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griggs5
Oct 24, 2018 11:13 am

Hi I bought a unit off plan from these guys buy the settlement dragged for so long. The developer, builder and council point their finger at each other and no one knows…

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goooodman79
Oct 23, 2018 10:43 pm
swiftcamp
swiftcamp
23 October

Modular Prefab Homes ?

Modular Prefab Homes ?

Hi everyone! Myself and a few University students are conducting some research on prefab homes as part of a group project. If…

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swiftcamp
Oct 23, 2018 2:48 am

Hello Guys, We have these boxes in backyard (marked with yellow) and we would to take them out and plant some nice flower plants, Which flower plants do you suggest to…

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thehuntbegins
Oct 20, 2018 1:10 pm
insider
insider
19 October

Chemical Underpinning my home

Chemical Underpinning my home

Agree with StrucuralBIMGuy did you get a report first?

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insider
Oct 19, 2018 10:09 pm
insider
bashworth
bashworth
19 October

Water Leakage

Water Leakage

It would have to be a lot of water to be a foundation problem.

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bashworth
Oct 19, 2018 6:27 pm
bashworth
SaveH2O
SaveH2O
18 October

Zero Boundary - Drainage

Zero Boundary - Drainage

Unfortunately I have heard from many signing building contracts post Sep 2016 . builders usually get clients to sign a form indicating they are choosing/appointing the…

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SaveH2O
Oct 18, 2018 11:44 pm
SaveH2O
Melos
Melos
18 October

Interior paint colour

Interior paint colour

You could also look at lexicon we have it in our current place it has a grey tint but looks clean and fresh

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Melos
Oct 18, 2018 7:08 am
kbvd
kbvd
17 October

home building in macarthur heights with fall

home building in macarthur heights with fall

Hi.. Did you found any solution for your extra site costs... We had a problem with the pits as well and landcom send me email after 2 months...but have to put them on facebook.

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kbvd
Oct 17, 2018 4:50 pm

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes

Hi KatDS You might also want to post in Cheers

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StructuralBIMGuy
Oct 17, 2018 9:52 am
StructuralBIMGuy
IamSAM
IamSAM
15 October

Hello all

Hello all

Hi, good luck with your build. DO mention more details about the location (stage 3 of what/where?)so that others who are in the area can provide appropriate comments. It…

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IamSAM
Oct 15, 2018 2:06 pm
IamSAM
Katiekk
Katiekk
14 October

Windy Beach paint by yah mans

Windy Beach paint by yah mans

Hi everyone Does anyone have pictures of Windy beach paint either in their own home or in a mag? I just can’t seem to find one anywhere. We are having it in our new…

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Katiekk
Oct 14, 2018 7:16 am
thepostman
thepostman
13 October

VCAT Newbie

VCAT Newbie

Thanks for that.

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thepostman
Oct 13, 2018 7:31 am

Glass windows and doors always get dirty easily, and always subject to the environmental elements. You have to clean it more often than not, it is easy and you don’t…

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AnnaGEM
Oct 12, 2018 2:30 pm
AnnaGEM
bashworth
bashworth
11 October

Retaining wall in easement

Retaining wall in easement

A drop edge beam is a retaining wall built into a house foundation. This post explains a bit more:

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bashworth
Oct 11, 2018 11:13 pm
bashworth

Hi all. I'm hoping to find an inexpensive way to spruce up a small dated bathroom. The terracotta tiles are uneven and stained…

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Megosh
Oct 10, 2018 2:20 pm
Megosh
Dons
Dons
10 October

STONE FEATURE AROUND FIREPLACE

STONE FEATURE AROUND FIREPLACE

Sorry I can't work out how to post up pictures. There does not seem to be a button that allows that.

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Dons
Oct 10, 2018 10:26 am
AnnaGEM
AnnaGEM
9 October

Let's Talk About Flyscreens

Let's Talk About Flyscreens

Hi , Thank you for pointing out this mistake we have updated it and…

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AnnaGEM
Oct 09, 2018 10:38 am
AnnaGEM
JuliePotter
JuliePotter
8 October

Spectrum homes Queensland

Spectrum homes Queensland

Hello Candy, I am sorry to read your comment, unfortunately your name is unfamiliar to our office staff. We welcome all feedback and would be happy to discuss your…

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JuliePotter
Oct 08, 2018 1:26 pm
JuliePotter
brokenstick
brokenstick
8 October

Finding studs to mount tv

Finding studs to mount tv

Good tip. I also have a cheap stud finder which I find is not very accurate

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brokenstick
Oct 08, 2018 1:24 pm
brokenstick
MyFirst
MyFirst
8 October

How to read engineering computation.

How to read engineering computation.

Thanks for taking time to reply. My builder said to me between himself and the engineeer, he is confident the new beam would be fine. { 3. When…

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MyFirst
Oct 08, 2018 1:04 pm
Jaise
Jaise
8 October

RE: Drop edge beam..

RE: Drop edge beam..

Hi.. What’s the lowest fill measurement to go for a drop edge beam? If someone could share suggestions would be great. Thanks

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Jaise
Oct 08, 2018 3:48 am
vanessal
vanessal
7 October

Private Home Inspections

Private Home Inspections

What is an average number of items on a final inspection report for a 2 story?

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vanessal
Oct 07, 2018 10:22 pm
Netty
Netty
7 October

Night sky colourbond - White vertical board cladding

Night sky colourbond - White vertical board cladding

I love the black and white and am considering that on my house. A very fresh look, in my opinion. Can I ask what cladding you have used on your back studio?

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Netty
Oct 07, 2018 9:52 pm
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MrsAJ
Oct 07, 2018 3:27 pm

Hi, I'm after a little advice. Due to a connected insurance claim, we are replacing a large area of flooring. Hallway, living, kitchen. We would like to lay engineered…

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TheRayTracer
Oct 06, 2018 11:22 pm
jimbob73
jimbob73
5 October

vinyl cladding protection

vinyl cladding protection

yes it was built by a respectable company so l guess so. SO is the plastic wrap around the house sort of a second line of defence incase some vinyl cladding blows off or…

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jimbob73
Oct 05, 2018 8:27 pm
mishb
mishb
5 October

Moving in before handover

Moving in before handover

Our house build is almost done, the actual work will be finished next week. Our current house settles in 3 weeks on Friday so I think we will just miss handover by the…

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mishb
Oct 05, 2018 12:14 pm
Sethor
Sethor
4 October

Kitchen Layouts

Kitchen Layouts

Any layout will work just as long you get the work triangle (Fridge, Sink & Oven/Cooktop) right. What are the approx dimensions & orientation?

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Sethor
Oct 04, 2018 6:01 pm
Sureshd
Sureshd
3 October

Building with Wisdom Homes (WH)

Building with Wisdom Homes (WH)

Hi, I would like see if anyone built the house with WH. If so, would you please shed some light how the standard inclusions are? Are they good quality? Especially on…

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Sureshd
Oct 03, 2018 10:46 pm
Hillsbuilds
Hillsbuilds
3 October

Need advicesssss

Need advicesssss

It’s not a given that living areas get higher ceilings. Usually extra, unless it’s a build with a higher base price to start off with.

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Hillsbuilds
Oct 03, 2018 3:23 pm
xxharj
xxharj
3 October

sealing concrete

sealing concrete

Hello People, I am planning to seal the concrete along the sides of my house and under the pergola. The concreter made cuts in the concrete with a circular saw after…

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xxharj
Oct 03, 2018 12:58 pm
alexp79
alexp79
2 October

House broken into

House broken into

Any damage to the locks? How did they got inside, I wonder? Police should arrest interrogate your builder and his trades first thing in the morning.

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alexp79
Oct 02, 2018 4:52 pm
Manny1
Manny1
2 October

Classen nature oak 3 - strip

Classen nature oak 3 - strip

I recently install Classen nature oak 3- strip lamintate flooring and found mysefl a few boxs short. The product has now been discontinued and now…

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Manny1
Oct 02, 2018 4:12 pm
MadmanSean
MadmanSean
2 October

Building investment property in Warragul

Building investment property in Warragul

The advertised 18 week time frame for Simonds Express home builds is an under statement to say the least... I met with Simonds Sales rep 29/11/2017. Signed house build…

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MadmanSean
Oct 02, 2018 4:04 pm
MyFirst
MyFirst
1 October

Hyspan end bearing question.

Hyspan end bearing question.

Yes stud wise is pretty strong. 1 lvl and 2 f17 studs. Was just seeing the top plate as the weak link. Thanks.

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MyFirst
Oct 01, 2018 10:56 pm
duke12
duke12
30 September

Toilet problem

Toilet problem

There is no plumbing section, DIY, Home Maintenance & Repair or General Discussion is fine. What is the problem?

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duke12
Sep 30, 2018 11:56 am
MyFirst
MyFirst
29 September

Gas connection question

Gas connection question

I saw the copper pipe for connection to the house near the electric meter. But not the copper pipe coming out from the ground for the gas line. From my research in Vic,…

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MyFirst
Sep 29, 2018 6:50 pm
Planet Sun
Planet Sun
29 September

Plaster skimming walls?

Plaster skimming walls?

Has anyone in WA had the Gypsum Multifinish Plaster applied to their house? If so, did it cost more, what was the finish line, are you happy with it? I REALLY dislike…

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Planet Sun
Sep 29, 2018 3:09 pm
Planet Sun
zillah
zillah
29 September

Find number of formwork steel H frames that are required for

Find number of formwork steel H frames that are required for

Credit goes to cyclic Fairly simple math really. If a frame is 1.8 meters and has a gap to the next frame of 1.5 meters, then a frame covers 3.3 meters,…

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zillah
Sep 29, 2018 1:36 am
ligongl
ligongl
28 September

Design Ideas for uPVC Windows and Doors

Design Ideas for uPVC Windows and Doors

Apparently its widely used in US, Europe and more importantly middle east - which should be a testament for surviving the extreme…

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ligongl
Sep 28, 2018 11:29 pm
Macher
Macher
28 September

Irban edge worst

Irban edge worst

I know exactly who you are taking about. Sadly he might be thinking about his own situation. Why he would rather spend his time with his family then working on a public…

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Macher
Sep 28, 2018 10:15 pm
Macher

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