It's in the Loddon Shire... North/North West of Bendigo.
Apparently (hubby has only told me today) the section of land is part of a larger block. Hubs spoke to someone at…
My land loan problem
did you do subject to finance in the contract, if you did you should be fine to get out, if your didnt you need proper advice, ie legal advice, and not from a forum of…
Standard height for a wall light
Thank you for your replies.
I think a recessed light seems the way to go. House isn't finished yet. Just there is a light at 4th stair, at about eye height and it seems…
replacing a verandah on an old house
It is not neccesary to use framing brackets for this type of construction though alternatives are generally more labour intensive (such as checking out housings/rebates…
Smoke detector problems
Hold down the test button after you install the new batteries. this resets the alarm. Don't forget to do them all. Hard wired smoke alarms are usually also wired together…
Jun 30, 2010 10:36 am
That was a really nice breakdown for me Chris!
I will try sealing the pipe connection point and see what happens - have to wait for heavy downfall too.…
Jun 30, 2010 11:30 am
custom bunk bed needed
Maybe check out Bunkers - think they have a website and deliver aus wide - lots of different shapes and designs
The ponds land
Hi, I am selling a registered block in The Ponds - 452 sq, 15.3 frontage, no easements on the rear of the block, easy building site. Great location - close to the…
Jun 30, 2010 9:34 pm
Another side fence colour decision...
Hi, fence looks fantastic.
I am looking at putting timber under my colorbond to keep the dogs in and was wondering what you used to hold the wood at the correct height…
M-51 on a title?
There should be a legend somewhere. Our plan of subdivision had all sorts of indecipherable things on it, but there was a legend in the paperwork (a separate page, I think…
to cement render or gyprock?
If I had to go gyrock, then direct stick would be better than battens. However, I'm still a fan of render and that is what I'm getting.
Jul 02, 2010 8:36 pm
My wife and I have recently purchased a block of land in a coastal area in South Gippsland. We can't afford to build a house at the moment but we…
Exposed aggrigate question
We are having Daniel Robertson Hawthorn Black bricks for our house....they are a stunning brick ( and we are paying handsomely for the…
Jul 03, 2010 6:55 pm
Rescode - set back question
Thanks for the great advice guys. I suspect you're right - their carport will not count as a building but mine would! I will speak to the council tomorrow.
Oh you are in WA with brick walls! BIG DIFFERENCE!!
ITS ABOUT BLOODY TIME THAT H1 ADMIN PUT THEIR MONEY WHERE THERE MOUTH…
Jul 05, 2010 10:50 am
Building in WA - what's the wait?
Way too many variables. Where, what, when & how?
Is your land titled?
How big is your house?
How many days will it rain between now and when it's finished?
How many public…
Who performs soil test?
yep - wanted to know who was responsible for organising it.... thanks, you've answered my question
How much weight can a wall take?
Thanks so much guys. One of them is 3kg, the other is 7kg spread over 3 pieces so I'm happy to get some hooks and put them in the walls now.
Jul 06, 2010 6:40 pm
Thanks, just want to make sure we're not getting ripped off.A series of problems ment we've had to get them to do a lot more than we wanted to.I know all about patience…
Undecided render colour for home
Hi, we have a woodland grey colourbond roof and are just about to render with dulux toffee fingers.Lets hope it looks as good as it does in my head!
Low voc paints
has anyone used low voc paints and can they tell me there results and if youd like info regarding the latter ive done extensive research and may be of help
I've found the demolition comes to between $8,000 to $12,000 regardless of size. This is because the bigger the place, the more that can be recovered. Of course this…
Jul 09, 2010 8:40 am
The Reserve - Tarneit Stage 18
I'm wondering if any one is currently in the process of building around there?
I have opted not to "fixed" my site cost and getting really worried it might be…
Private Certification vs Council Approval
I'm assuming you have already been through council for the DA and the builder is suggesting that you use a private certifer for the Construction Certificate and as the…
Builder Quotes low for Ins Co job
Pitty I couldn't help, gracie, and wishing you luck. Looks like it's a story that people don't hear often - thank you for sharing your experience!
Cold dark bedroom - Any tips?
Sorry a little off topic....Emohruo, are these panel heaters the ones you just attach to a wall, plug in and off you go? Would this form of…
Do a search for "sarking" and you should find the answers you're looking for.