For those in their homes. List 5 things you absolutely LOVE!
I love the comments about the spotted gum floors. I am putting them in our new build. Very excited to see them laid now. Im not in yet but one thing I am looking…
Recommendation for good tiler (porcelain tiler)
Hi All We are currently in the process of selecting/building a new home and the builder has quoted approximately $16,000 for installation. This is for about 130sqm and…
Meter location - Electricity, gas, water
A friend of mine used to live in an apartment block and one or more of her neighbours' meters were in her rear courtyard. As she had a dog, she couldn't leave the gate…
Water tank capacity for fire fighting requirements
Hi Marty, Good to see that you are no longer severely frustrated. Things are looking up. A lot of local regulations are written by bureaucrats who do little more than…
Planning permit rejected by Melbourne Water, SBO restriction
Our block of land is in Blackburn, Whitehorse council are notorious to deal with so we went straight to a planning consultant. We purchased our block we plans approved,…
Pumping stormwater to street -question??
You should talk to the council first to ascertain their guidelines and discuss preferences. It is best if you combine charged drainage with a detention tank that doubles…
Tree removal and block clearing-Melbourne eastern suburbs
We planning on buying a 900sqm block in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne. The block is completely over grown...looks like a bit of a jungle and an existing house, and lots…
Downlight with powerpoint? Will we have issues with install?
There will be a little bit more labour and parts involved in installing points for every downlight. They will just a non-switching point in the roof. And have it switch…
Renovation recommendations in Clayfield, Brisbane
We have just purchased an old queenslander in Clayfield Brisbane. We need to do a major renovation. As this is our first renovation we want to make sure we get good…
Does a structural engineer or builder do this?
I think it is fair to say most builders these days would cope without an engineer. We rarely use an engineer and we do a lot of this sort of work. My experience is with an…
Can pool plans be submitted on the same DA as the house?
Well, obviously I needed to do some more homework in regards to this. What possessed me to think that my home builder and pool builder could possibly align themselves and…
Has anyone used INOVAR flooring InVogue Eskimo?
Hi, This is my first post, we have chosen Inovar Timber Laminate Flooring in Sumatran Teak for all areas in the house except the bedrooms and the theatre as we have had a…
PLANTATION SIENNA VOGUE BRENTWOOD RISE RENDER COLOUR
Pm me. I have the whole list of colours ,inclusions for that display if you like.
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