Where can I buy plastic sleeve for 90x90mm square post
Why do you want to sink a post into concrete creating a well that will retain water and eventually rot the bottom of the post? I would be using a post base bolted to the…
Cutting small channel into concrete slab...
If you are only going to cut a 500mm long 'trench' and have no further use for it I would buy a cheap 100mm angle grinder with a cheap diamond blade. This cheap gear is…
I need advice on my timber window installation.
The window will generally sit flush with the inside wall but protrude a little beyond the external wall. If it looks 'set back' from the inside it proabably has a wide…
Demolition of boundary wall - neighbours object (perth)
Hi Lilmonkey, I feel your pain. We have the neighbours from hell over our back fence. We wanted to knock down our fence and replace at our cost. We needed it to be…
House Demolitions in Melbourne - Any recommendations please
Vic Wide Demolition. Guys were excellent, quote was good and they specifically told us not to pay anything until they did the job to our satisfaction and were very…
Wanting to complete retianing wall before Handover?
As everyone else has said, you legally are not allowed on your land as soon as you sign a contract with a builder as you sign over all access rights to them. It's best to…
How much should i expect to pay for an architect in Sydney
Thanks, we have been quoted from $15K to $22K to take the project to the tender process e.g To be able to get apples for apples quotes from builders. I am still struggling…
My builder may not have complied with design guidelines.
we had to put our plans in for developer/estate approval. If you did that and those those plans had the solar panels…
hi, friend, thanks for your message. That is our plan. If it is possible we hope there is someone can be our agent in Australia . Our company name is Beiing Hocreboard…
When do you need a stormwater survey....
Do you mean a CCTV inspection of the pipe which could cost from a few hundred dollars for a basic look to a couple of thousand for a detailed report plus DVD? or something else?
Tradition/superstition of coins in a concrete slab
Was there much of a market for building old schools?
clean fill available in Elderslie 2570=photos attached
Hi all, Clean sandy fill available in Elderslie 2570, easy access. There is around a truckload or 15 tonnes. Would be suitable for land…
Building a house in ACT - tile allowance problems
I have a small builder,I got an allowance $30sqm for tiles laying was included in total price of house,carpet $100sqm laying included.You don't get much for $30sqm tiles…
Hairline cracks in bathroom tiles after 18 months
Thanks Onc, I will see if I can get the tilers back to replace the broken tiles. I do recall there being a huge crack spanning from our study nook (which has a shared wall…
Need some advise - Brick wall to the boundary
From what we can gather from the council, they don't have any requirements for what we have to do. It would be much easier if we had guidelines to be able to draw the line…
Help Please - I need a copy of today's Canberra times?
Hi guys, There was an article written today in the Canberra Times which I was hoping to get a copy of. This is…
anyone is thinking to put on Solar Panel in Perth?
my panel is 235 watt germany panel, i got them from renewablelogic. however my parents system is only 190 watt per panel, i am not suere who…
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