Pugs, Adelaide is on the agenda shortly ... you interested??
Fu...We did! Figured it was just a stones throw down the road ...
Nov 13, 2009 12:34 am
HOORAY for awesome neighbours!!
I had some great neighbours up north. Both were shift workers (opposite shifts) so i had to mow my lawn at 4pm so as not to disturb them
The ones on the left…
Advice needed, a work in progress!
I do plan to modernise the shell of the house and Kazza when i renovate the bathroom the pink hand basin is yours if you want it!
Nov 13, 2009 10:52 am
Prices for Miele appliances
We just bought a Miele washer and dryer and I have to say it goes totally against my grain the be unable to negotiate price, but they just seemed to be the best there…
Nov 13, 2009 6:48 pm
PD - Item selection list
No, I haven't got one. But when you go to Hopetoun to browse, they give you a check list of what you have to choose. Maybe email them and see if they can send you one?
Nov 14, 2009 9:58 am
Fencing & Retaining walls in SA
We have got quote from fencing world neighbour recommended - very competitive quote and nice to deal with - but they are very busy, so if you don't need it straight away -…
Raising height of floor
You flooring would take it over the 20mm difference anyway so you may need rip up the tiles. Overlay flooring for example is 12mm - 14mm depending on type and it is laid…
Yeah, I'll look into that. I am most concerned about the ceiling. Now I know it is the cement as the crack actually continues from room to room. If it was the plaster it…
Cost of render
OK, so to price this I'd need to work out the total area of wall (inc windows). Thats easy enough to do.
So is $100/sq m a reasonable price to go on?
After this weekend…
Removing a Stone bench top...
Don't take any guff from them!
If the join has moved then it needs to be made good.
They may try and blame the cabinetry; o.k. then they will need to show you EXACTLY…
Bad building experience!!
After a very busy and emotional week I am feeling better. At the time of writing of my original message I was in shell shock and couldn't…
I have friends that did this and it looked great.
A tip would be to get the ones with replaceable globes as they will need replacing one day.
It looks great!!
Just get a professional ias an antenna needs to be TUNED to get the best signal. No point almost killing yourself to get it up there if you get…
Roof Restoration In Adelaide
We do jobs for modern/bramalco and Focus. But we are currently trying to branch out and get our business running. We use the same materials and modern, but for a fraction…
Draftsman / Architect
An Architect will give you more idea's and is more qualified than a Draftsman but more expensive. Make sure if you go with an Arcitect you do tell him your budget for the…
Cleaning before settlement
For me no need to clean the house if we will leave. I'm pretty sure the next tenant will do their ritual and cleaning standards when they move into the…
damaged water meter
I received an invoice from my water utility company because they had to replace a damaged water meter. The house is currently under contruction…
My meter box is on the garage side. Cost us $289 to be changed on the plans even before we signed the plans. Same reason with power pit etc.
Generally ant capping is mandatory on any piers
Wall unit advice
We currently have one, it's perfectly safe. The timber is quite heavy, there's no chance of the top piece 'falling' off or even moving a smidgen
What do you think of this??
Mmmm i like both of them, i think the white one looks nice fresh and summery but the darker one looks very homely and more comfortable.
I think either will work. Do you…
You just can't trust ANYBODYYYYYYY!!!
Oh Erin I'm so sorry you're going through all this crap!!!!
And pleease don't feel like an idiot, if anyone should be hanging their head in same its him. What a…
Timber Gate with steel frame backing
You can make them yourself - Bunnings has the steel gate frames in kit form. From memory, there are two pieces that slot together to make the appropriate size. Then you…
Downlight Heat Cans
If you have a squiz in your roof space, you will see there isn't just insulation. there is dust and debris that blows in. So that will lay on the transformer or downlight…
Using only yellow sand gets a result that is more yellow than the limestone. You will need either 25% or 50% white sand depending how light the limestone is.
Actually, you guys might be surprised about how many people have cellars and storage bunkers.
We would design specs for more than a few each year.
The last one although…
Escura smooth face bricks
I guess they can't guarantee that all bricks will be free of damage. Think of transport and unloading and loading. Really it shouldn't happen but from what I saw there was…
What would you pay?
I'm assuming you've had a look at other properties for sale and sold results in that area? That'd surely give at least some idea how much this one's really worth in…