Anyone imported goods from china, jakarta, singapore, bali?
Unless you can see and sample the quality of the products yourself, don't bother. You can get varying quality from 0 to 10 and you got to find the right supplier…
HELP! Deciding whether to go with timber decking or tiles??
Once you go over 1m high it then comes under the rules for the BCA as it is a falls risk - meaning handrail heights, baluster spacing, stairs etc all come into play. In…
Boundary survey shows neighbours are occupying our land
Have a look around near the fence, the exact boundary peg should be a metal pin/peg which is flush with/in the ground and could easily be covered with…
National Construction Code - Media Release 30/05/2014
The NCC will be updated every three years once it becomes available online in 2015. http://www.abcb.gov.au/about-the-nation ... y%20Reform
Structural drawings - how long should they take?
It shouldn't take any more than a month at most. It also depends on how busy they are, how big an engineering practice they are and funnily enough the time of year. From…
Builder skipped certifications, didn't build to plan
freakychic and SaveH20 ...Why am I not surprised
Staining internal concrete floors (marble look??)
Hi everyone I am new to this forum and new to owning/renovating an old miner's cottage (1850). One project - (of MANY more to come) - is to do something to about the…
Bally Chohan Baljinder - Rental Change for 2 BHK in Sydney?
hi , this is baljinder chohan, what would be charge for rent in Sydney?
What to bring when meeting draftsperson/architect?
As much information about your block as possible A budget Photos of houses you like. A list of must haves A list of one of nice to haves A list of things you want to avoid
Soil test, site survey, engineering and working drawings?
If it is for an investment rather than a forever house, why don't you go just a project builder? There are literally hundreds of plans for…
House Relocation/ Haulage - Contract to protect us?
We've spoken to a solicitor who kindly gave us a two page letter/contract he'd used previously. With his consultation we made a few changes and sent it off to the other…
Paint colour suggestions for Jasper colorbond roof.
Hi, we are going to paint the exterior of our house, it is a hardiplank home and I am struggling to find a light brown colour to suit the Jasper colorbond roof. The window…
No 'Protection Notice' from demolition next door
you could consider underpinning a section of the wall rather than completely demolishing the whole garage.It may work out cheaper, maybe even ask for access from the…
Requirements for a sufficient boundary fence in Victoria
A lot of state fence legislation is vague on what constitutes "good condition" and so this is left up to the VCAT judge. But it will go like this…
Builder refusing to give us reports we paid for
I agree with Save H20, the relationship is already fractured and the negatives are coming up. If it doesn't look good, if it does not smell good and doesn't feel good in…
Site Supervisor Refused to Complete Final Inspection
Just thought I would provide and update.. I drafted an email by pointing out the obvious details such as the date the home was in fact at PC. I have used their emails as…
Looking for good Fencing businesses in and around Mernda!
Hi Armanda, Alex here from the Melbourne Fence Company, I will be more than happy to help. Please call our office on 8407 3538 and we will have someone attend and…
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