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thanks its the Plush Melbourne 3 seater http://www.plush.com.au/Collections/Col ... /melbourne i will have to get the guys to walk right round my house and in thru the…

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deathgod
Sep 07, 2010 9:51 am
jakeau
jakeau
7 September 2010

Deep Floating Shelves

Deep Floating Shelves

Deep floating shelves are great to look at, but bear in mind that they do not reach their full load bearing capacity unless fitted into solid…

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jakeau
Sep 07, 2010 11:18 am
xanthrope
xanthrope
7 September 2010

Masonite Packers on Studs - Anyone seen this?

Masonite Packers on Studs - Anyone seen this?

This is standard practice to ensure that the walls are relatively flat to receive the gyprock sheets. This preparation ensures that you ahve smoother walls with no unsightly bows.

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xanthrope
Sep 07, 2010 11:32 am
xanthrope
Adam.M
Adam.M
7 September 2010

City West Water Manual Adjustment

City West Water Manual Adjustment

I received a call from City west Water. The rep mentioned that it was in their rights to charge the parks fee because it was for 2009/2010 of which you pay the charge half…

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Adam.M
Sep 07, 2010 11:54 am
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xanthrope
Sep 07, 2010 12:04 pm
xanthrope
AJW
AJW
7 September 2010

suitable toilet - for builder? - ????

suitable toilet - for builder? - ????

Thought of hire one, or buy one to put inside the shed... but My question…

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AJW
Sep 07, 2010 4:50 pm
Moogles
Moogles
7 September 2010

gj gardner homes

gj gardner homes

There are a number of reviews on this site... not sure if it will give you what you are looking for, but I found it 'informative' when first looking around at…

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Moogles
Sep 07, 2010 7:54 pm
harvey
harvey
7 September 2010

DA

DA

Development Application - and for NSW thanks

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harvey
Sep 07, 2010 9:29 pm
kek
kek
8 September 2010

PD Heating / Cooling Unit

PD Heating / Cooling Unit

Do you know what make and model the…

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kek
Sep 08, 2010 8:44 pm
kek

Judging by the imprint on the door the type of hinges you're after are a 'Non-Mortise Hinge' they look like this…

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TheOK
Sep 09, 2010 9:47 am
TheOK
grom40
grom40
9 September 2010

Going on holidays during the build ... please advise !!

Going on holidays during the build ... please advise !!

My friend went to Africa for (I think) 4 weeks during her build and she didn't have any problems. I believe the house was being bricked at that stage tho so a bit earlier…

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grom40
Sep 09, 2010 4:38 pm
grom40
SteveBuild
SteveBuild
10 September 2010

I Going Crazy (PLEASE HELP!!!)

I Going Crazy (PLEASE HELP!!!)

Thanks, I knew i see one somewhere. Its the thread i was after cheers.

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SteveBuild
Sep 10, 2010 7:52 am
trippy
trippy
10 September 2010

A few questions about tin garden/storage sheds

A few questions about tin garden/storage sheds

Hey Ceebs, I have a colourbond steelchief shed - 3x2.26 - since I put it up earlier in the year, no problems. Clearly it's been dynabolted to the ground which has…

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trippy
Sep 10, 2010 9:12 am
baronx
baronx
10 September 2010

Design Guidelines - Side boundary / Facade

Design Guidelines - Side boundary / Facade

That what i was thinking, but the DG doesn't say anything about…

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baronx
Sep 10, 2010 11:27 am
garden lover
garden lover
10 September 2010

Looking for help with skylights

Looking for help with skylights

I'm looking into getting Velux skylights when we renovate. Will be in the kitchen area both to let in light as its in the middle of the room and also to allow the heat to…

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garden lover
Sep 10, 2010 12:08 pm
garden lover
garden lover
10 September 2010

polished floor Vs tiles- house will be rented

polished floor Vs tiles- house will be rented

Tile, tile, tile - remember renters really dont care at the end of the day. I know you can get great renters in but on average because they didnt pay for it, they wont…

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garden lover
Sep 10, 2010 12:14 pm
Nott
Nott
10 September 2010

Narrow Bedroom Alcoves

Narrow Bedroom Alcoves

Our SIL's wardrobes were probably that depth. You hang the clothes in a few layers. You could use it as a bookshelf ( It should fit it a Billy bookcase), display shelf.

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Nott
Sep 10, 2010 6:45 pm
Nott
Barwon374
Barwon374
10 September 2010

Water bill on house under construction

Water bill on house under construction

We received our water bill and and queried with SE Water as to why there is $173.00 of service charges and $5 actual usage. As the house is…

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Barwon374
Sep 10, 2010 10:32 pm
Sierra
Sierra
11 September 2010

Help reading engineering drawing.. please !

Help reading engineering drawing.. please !

The sewerage cover I think will look like the bit of concrete in the attached photo. It's about 300mm in…

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Sierra
Sep 11, 2010 1:56 am
Sierra
TheOK
TheOK
11 September 2010

Home design software

Home design software

Thank you for sharing this website

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TheOK
Sep 11, 2010 7:29 am
TheOK
tjilpi
tjilpi
11 September 2010

Good old values and design

Good old values and design
1, 2

+ 1 with Onc. I live 2 living areas to cater for parents getting away from kids, and 2 toilets, especially witha predominantly male household ::cool:: We are also no tv's in…

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tjilpi
Sep 11, 2010 7:57 am
buildme
buildme
11 September 2010

Just Don't Know What To Do

Just Don't Know What To Do

Mrs B : Thanks for your help, will keep watching. donuts : 1st, thanks for your info about the other towns, 2nd, I will be a bit more specific next time, but I was just…

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buildme
Sep 11, 2010 9:46 am
TheOK
TheOK
11 September 2010

Dog Door recommendations?

Dog Door recommendations?

Hey all. Not far off finishing the house reno's and need to choose a dog door design. Our rear extension is very modern/stylish so I want to…

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TheOK
Sep 11, 2010 10:06 am
TheOK
GeoffW1
GeoffW1
11 September 2010

1 degree pitch roof

1 degree pitch roof

Hi. Lysaght's Klip-Lok generally can be installed at 1 degree pitch according to the specs, but some others of Lysaght's profiles are recommended for 3 degrees minimum,…

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GeoffW1
Sep 11, 2010 8:08 pm
GeoffW1
Nonna
Nonna
11 September 2010

New Product / any comments???

New Product / any comments???

anyone used it yet? I want others to be guinea pigs.... :twisted:

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Nonna
Sep 11, 2010 9:25 pm
Nonna
Matlan
Matlan
11 September 2010

Help with colour scheme for skillion house

Help with colour scheme for skillion house

The house frontage is 13.6m and the block is 20m frontage. There will be 2m on the south side and 4m on the north side (for our boat).

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Matlan
Sep 11, 2010 9:27 pm
RenoQueen2010
RenoQueen2010
12 September 2010

When to Pay any other such start items

When to Pay any other such start items

Hi there thx for ur help :) I have arranged to meet next week just to get facts straight before hand. It is alot of money to part with without asking some questions...…

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RenoQueen2010
Sep 12, 2010 6:11 am
Dollar
Dollar
12 September 2010

House sitting

House sitting

My parents used a house-sitting company for about 6wks or so. Couldn't fault the service or the family we got. They looked after the house, the gardens and even our pets for free.

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Dollar
Sep 12, 2010 10:39 pm
fitnhealthy
fitnhealthy
13 September 2010

Have you bought a transportable home?

Have you bought a transportable home?

Hello I am currently researching my options (building or buying established). I am leaning towards building a small transportable on a good size block of land, but just…

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fitnhealthy
Sep 13, 2010 9:05 am
KingHenry
KingHenry
13 September 2010

Extended roof

Extended roof

Hey everyone, Im hoping you can help with a 'damp' query. Basically one side of the outside of our house has mould on it, not a lot, a few patches here or there. It's…

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KingHenry
Sep 13, 2010 12:05 pm
Dollar
Dollar
15 September 2010

Letterbox/Mailbox

Letterbox/Mailbox

Sam I should have red properly. I haven't seen any like this but mind you I have been to many places. Alot of the places round here make them looking like that. How's your…

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Dollar
Sep 15, 2010 1:30 pm
aid
aid
13 September 2010

Electrics, anyone?

Electrics, anyone?

Hi E1109, putting them higher is a very good idea. Thanks your advice.

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aid
Sep 13, 2010 4:28 pm
Nightshade
Nightshade
13 September 2010

Lot with Sewer Manhole - yay or nay ?

Lot with Sewer Manhole - yay or nay ?

I had one in my last house. It never caused me a issue in the 11 1/2 years i was there and when I sold it none of the 60+ ppl that inspected the house raised it as a…

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Nightshade
Sep 13, 2010 6:53 pm
smorgzzz
smorgzzz
11 January 2013

Steam Mops ? Cleaning a house with so many tiles

Steam Mops ? Cleaning a house with so many tiles
1, 2

I made my husband sit through the TV infomercial for a steam mop. He isn't convinced. Mum has one of those "Shark" steam mops & is going to bring it over and do my…

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smorgzzz
Jan 11, 2013 4:15 pm
smorgzzz
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bazzool
Sep 14, 2010 6:18 am
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rramesh
Sep 20, 2010 12:22 pm
Rudolf1980
Rudolf1980
14 September 2010

Tiles that don't look like tiles.....

Tiles that don't look like tiles.....

Why dont you go laminated timber floors. cheap enough and are hard wearing. We put them in our old home with 4 crazy kids and a huge dog that lived inside and never…

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Rudolf1980
Sep 14, 2010 5:34 pm
Rudolf1980
themax
themax
29 October 2010

I saw my basins in a public loo!

I saw my basins in a public loo!

Our worst one is the fact that our favorite ceaserstone is in McDonalds and most other fast food places. :(


Mine too... <img src=

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themax
Oct 29, 2010 2:20 pm
themax
piscean
piscean
14 September 2010

Fence removal required for building 150mm from boundaay?

Fence removal required for building 150mm from boundaay?

i cant believe what im reading wouldnt u rather have neighbours that you get along with rather then neighbours that you dont get along with. fair…

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piscean
Sep 14, 2010 7:27 pm
Casa2
Casa2
28 March 2011

Scoring marks on bricks - is this acceptable?

Scoring marks on bricks - is this acceptable?

" We also have a letter guaranteeing that the motar matches would be sent within 8 weeks to fix the colour difference." - time to talk about financial compensation for the…

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Casa2
Mar 28, 2011 8:00 pm
albi
albi
14 September 2010

Aquiring Timber Decking

Aquiring Timber Decking

Have you tried Shiver-me-timbers in Maidstone. I have not bought decking from them but they were the best price around for spotted gum floor boards. Urban Salvage in…

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albi
Sep 14, 2010 8:16 pm
albi
nat_bris
nat_bris
14 September 2010

Public Liability Insurance

Public Liability Insurance

Thanks for that Batman ... well it seems that I have PL insurance for my land after all as that is part of my contents policy with Suncorp as…

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nat_bris
Sep 14, 2010 8:42 pm
grinder
grinder
14 September 2010

Rendering home, questions...

Rendering home, questions...

Can I ask another quick question. If the cement sheet is not flush with the brickwork but recessed, is there some way it can be filled so that…

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grinder
Sep 14, 2010 9:34 pm
grinder
Adam.M
Adam.M
15 September 2010

doubt regarding paying for est. utility connections

doubt regarding paying for est. utility connections

The going agreement (I built with a volume builder) should only be water connection and water usage you should pay. Electricity should be the builder's responsibility and…

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Adam.M
Sep 15, 2010 8:49 am


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