Anoyone know what a false ceiling would cost for a 3.8m x 3.5m & 2.7m height in gyprock? Our ceiling looks like it will need a false ceiling to cover the old popcorn style…
Happy new year all,
Urgently looking for 2500 Adelaide Brick Company red shale bricks for an villa extension to property in an eastern suburb of Adelaide. Earlier plans…
Jan 01, 1970 10:00 am
I think we are in the final stages before we can start our renovation.
A lot of the build quotes we have been getting have been much more than we anticipated…
Magnesium Oxide board was used for all ceiling and walls for a hempcrete house in Tasmania. We, Hempcrete P/L, supplied the boards (0438 006 059)
It was cheaper…
3 month warranty period
Has anyone got any tips that we should know about when it comes to our 3 month review?
What should we make sure we have checked that we may have overlooked?…
Replacing box guttering
I am looking to replace my guttering. Property is a brick veneer approx 27 yeras old with standard box guttering. Have approx 90 - 100m. Does anyone no a ballpak…
Importing kitchen from China
Hi! Speaking to the guy who's doing our kitchen the other day and he mentioned that some of the ultra affordable chinese kitchen…
Constant builder problems, what to do?
No they cannot change the design without your authority. The contract must be fulfilled. If the builder requests a change (it can only be a request) AND you prefer the…
Jan 17, 2011 10:11 pm
Pools and Electric Shocks
They detect a difference from the current flowing in to the current flowing out as they should be exactly the same any difference should trip…
Awning Blinds Melbourne
Sorry to hijack... Kek we are in need of a folding arm awning on our sliding door west facing window, 3m wide. Just wondering how much you paid for your awning if you…
show me your letterbox
thanks for the links.i,m thinking of a sail made out of merbau with a bunnings stainless insert and house number.ill post some pics when i make it
West facing windows
I must admit i stuff up a bit with my house by having some large windows facing west. I have since put in e blinds on the inside and it has made a…
Who does what?
Well I see where you heading. Perhaps if you are in Melbourne I can help you sorting things up
Let me know if you need a player for a kick. Although, I am trying to get back into the game after my post ACL surgery rehab, I think i can last a game.
Jan 01, 1970 10:00 am
If you are capable of extending the riser as you say, by adding bends and sections then it should be OK.
You need to be wary of the depth of the riser and piping as I…
Water getting into the electrical conduit
Best way to fix it-new trench, new conduit, new cable.
You can try and suck the water out of the conduit but theres no real point unless you can find and fix the damage…
Jan 20, 2011 6:13 pm
terryabraham, there are a whole raft of systems that could be used.
If 3 storey means garage under, 2 storeys above, you should be able to use timber which opens other…
Hello my name is Tracey and my husband and I have just put a deposit on a removal home. We have chosen a Queenslander style house because it is what we both like and we…
Jan 22, 2011 7:40 pm
Bamboo floor lifting - help
Thanks for all your responses.
I got our floors fixed today. The owner even watched the installer the whole day from (8am - 6pm), so he was really great. They replaced…
Jan 26, 2011 12:15 am
Hi all, I was wondering if a pro can help with an answer. Is roof guttering compulsory in South Australia ? If you have an overhanging tile roof and cascading if it is a…
Jan 23, 2011 3:00 pm
Home Builders Warranty
Sorry to hear about your problems...we've just gone thru 12 months of the same with most of that time taken up by CGU....very long story but they'll try everything in the…
Jan 24, 2011 10:35 am
Just re read it (and the thread from your link) and if the water they are getting on their property is runoff from your land then you MUST (by council law) address the…
Extending a deck... DIY-able??
Thank you very much for all of your responses and tips - very greatly appreciated. I think between the encouragement shown here, and some step by step instructions on the…
concrete water tanks
Yes the water has been tested and it is fine to drink. The developer who has a house in the estate that the water is a bit hard and does stain…
Mirvac, Wantirna - Victoria
Wow, finally got some more people on forum! Welcome everyone, good see all our future neighbours. Our land hopefully will title in the April - June timeframe. Haven't…
Hi how you all going..
Just curious to find out how much it on average costs to build out a garage to make the existing garage a new room.
out driveway is on a slope does…
Agree Kek... it is good for kitchens or anywhere with a bit of a buildup... but if walls are relatively clean, just some warm soapy water would be fine I should think.
Newbie needing help.......
Yes, as others have said. You can apply for early release of deposit - the new buyers have to agree/sign the release. Not sure you need a reason... I don't recall having…
Ipswich Area Contacts and Quotes Only
Have just had a quote for a house we own in Raceview from the handyman (PM's husband) to replace 3m of quad guttering (not colorbond) & connect a down pipe for $345.…
Thanks for the advice. I will be looking for a apprentice job and gain experiance to start a business in future.
Thanks a lot for your advice
And for those who managed to attend the Opening for the New Saltwater Displays, here are some pictures of the event. It went really well, thank you to those that managed…