I think in regards to payment that may depend on your contract.
I had a HIA contract and I can't remember the exact wording but I think that if there were minor things…
Neighbours... Neighbours.... OMG
I'd take the direct approach, noting that if anything, their lack of attention and selfishness have soured the relationship not you asking for their mess to be cleaned up.…
No offence buildflex
Good question Pat.
Brick footings could be brick piers.
You need to find the source of the problem before you consider
major works, or it could be wasted.
Land in Marquands Corner,Trugunina
correct me if I'm wrong but I believe the last few stages of Wyndham Waters don't have body corp on them and as such can't use the facilities…
Removing water-based paint
This will be a tough fix, but if you use a solvent you will spread the residual
Would it be possible to remove a brick at some point?
Then you could turn the pavers over…
buying/building with family??
Our land is in ours and my inlaws names - however we own 2/3 share and they own 1/3 share. Once our home is fully built the land will be subdivided into 3 lots - one for…
Aug 04, 2009 1:55 pm
Builders range of carpet
Well I got the opportunity to drop buy where I'll be getting my carpet yesterday and it wasn't to bad!
The builders range I looked at ($100…
Anyone had an escea fire
these do look the best ethanol burners Ive seen
We didnt really consider them as we have never really seen any we like, looked more ornamental than…
I can recommend them. I have done a bit of work for them and can say the results leave the buyers very happy with their decision.
Aug 05, 2009 8:45 pm
HELP! Re- Final plumbing inspection
Hi, just wondering if anyone can help.
We moved into our house in Oct last year. We received our rates notice the other day and i noticed that it had our sewerage down…
Hi everyone thanks for the replies. I believe we are getting a gas cooktop and oven 900mm and a dishwasher so hopefully they are okay. If you all think they are good I'm…
Exterior paint colour over windows.
We are building a brick house with 9 foot ceilings and are going for the cheaper option of not bricking above the windows (timber instead). How do I match a Dulux paint…
Ducted Vaccum - Is It Worth It?
Ours is 9mtrs. I think they come in 9, 10, 11 & 12 metre lengths.
(Just for your info though, the matching size hose I ordered is too short. If I'd known, I would have…
Signing my mortgage docs tonight
well for instance our bank had a hidden fee that we get whacked every time we make a progress payment ($80 a pop). 5 progress payments at $80 is…
Aug 06, 2009 4:16 pm
"I have spoken with Steve today who confirmed that he has spoken to you previously about the room measurements. The brochure shows external…
ive worked with a few builders who have these "weeties" licenses you speak of.....just another kelloggs crunchy nut if you ask…
I am very happy with the blinds now they are installed. I love the colour too.
retro-fitting plasterboard to double brick
Thanks Southie - all good things spring from the Glorious Sutherland Shire, including good building advice! I grew up in Caringbah and thank you for your tip - I checked…
Keep in mind though that if there is a delay from the builder or getting land title, etc then you are still eligible for the full $32k. Any changes beyond your personal…
12V or 240V Down lights??
both ..depeding on the usage IMO
240V downlights in general areas that you don't want a light hanging down into the house... so hall ways and general purpose areas
Cheap and Nasty?
is it blueboard or hebel?, because alot of homes are being build with just hebel now, and it does have
some advantages over bricks, not sure what they are, but my…
PGH Espresso brick, what colour roof???
I am using PGH Espresso brick and I am struggling to choose what colour roof! I know i want to use Colorbond and I have narrowed down my choices to:
Capital gains tax question
Well we have contacted the ATO who advised that if we move into the house once its been built and live in it as our primary residence we are exempt from CGT even if thats…
We have delays it more so the time of year (christmas last year), we just kept at them and eventually it got done, it can be frustrating but when you get the keys to your…
Mounting clothes dryer on wall
Do you know why some dryers can not be mounted?
I just bought Miele dryer and found out I can't mount it.
Is it because of their weight? or something else?
Thanks Buildingadreamhome and Millymonster for the Bunnings tip ... will check it out.
Generic house plan ideas ?
I was going to suggest you have a look at some of the kit home websites, they have a lot of basic designs, as doTamawood/Dixon homes.