garage remotes change post handover..?
Just change the dip switches......pretty straightforward job.
Have heard of house breakers that drive down random streets pushing a garage door opener till they see a…
Sensors for rolling doors
I know if it touches the car it will go back up how do I know you may well ask I don't know if you can get a sensor to make it stop BEFORE it hits the car, that…
Approval to move driveway
How much normally it costs to build a new corssover? Is it cheaper to extend existing crossover or to build a new one?
re-plastering for renovation
Thanks all ! i googled vermiculite and that is what the ceiling is. also found out that it could potentially contain asbestos as it was common back then so will have to…
Put em in the ceiling ... like…
Mar 05, 2009 10:47 am
Building a Garage and laying a slab
Can anyone tell me a rough idea on what a single garage would cost with one wall brick (because in the plans I need a firewall), with a slab or a rough idea on both…
Mar 05, 2009 10:31 pm
Hi all, anyone hear of canamould or have used it in the past? is it good? cheep?
Google "asbestos Mr Fluffy" and check out some of the links.
I believe he was the only guy putting in Asbestos insulation and that was in Canberra.
New or used timber ?
There are actually span tables available for recycled timber now - they are based on species and visual appearance etc.
You can actually pay more for it, especially in…
cost of different type of stumps
what???? you have obviously never been to queensland then.
Steel is definately the most common but concrete and timber are used in a lot…
My 10 yrd old DD has the Ikea in her desk drawer and circles all the wishlist things....BUT... when we get there she drives me crazy because she is ''bored'' after she has…
We recently purchased land in Wyndham Waters and are thankful we did. There are design guidelines in place and it will be a nice estate once fully built. As Annie said…
Does anyone know how I can tell whether a window is laminated or not (other than taking it out and looking at the edge)?
Ed (or anyone), you mentioned that intruders…
Ducted Evap Cooling and Heating
I have two quotes for the installation of ducted evap cooling and heating. One company is using Brivis and the other uses Braemar.…
simonds homes branding logo
here you go i found the post regarding this
I went to Freedom today, and ordered 3 floating shelves in the Wenge laminate
So if your after floating shelves, Freedom keep them now also.
3 PHASE OFF PEAK POWER
Yes time of use is correct. Our meter on agility system is setup as two peak reads . Want to charge $400 to change on system to 1xpeak and 1xoffpeak spoke to a lady there…
How much were your renovations?
I completely renovated our small post war for $40,000. Full internal and external re paint, roof paint, ceiling insulation, air con, new deck, new laundry, bathroom ,…
What Front Loader would you buy?
Thank you everyone for your help.
I went to The Good Guys yesterday again and checked them all out and in my price range it came down to two options really. Electrolux…
20W isn't much power. Of the items listed, there would only be enough power for some sort of light. But only when the sun shines....
I see a problem here.
Mar 09, 2009 11:53 am
Thanks for your replies.
Joles, this house is in Pakenham, Vic.
Taffy, tried that but nobody answered the door.
Gator, I've checked and this is not…
Mar 09, 2009 12:50 pm
Hi, I cannot speak from personal experience as we haven't built with them.
However, we walked through some of their displays in Adelaide a few months back and were really…
Poor Craftmanship ?
Thanks for the replies,
We have taken it up with the builder - I believe the plumbing manager attended site today and agreed that it could be better and said they would…
Mar 09, 2009 7:35 pm
Powerpoint for roller garage door
Sorry I should have said Sectional Panel Doors as Panel lift can be confusing.
You can visit this site to see and and get an idea of various…
Mar 09, 2009 9:34 pm
Mar 09, 2009 10:55 pm
Money and Shares
Hard earned cash, we learnt the hard way - in fact if it wasn't for shares, we'd probably wouldn't even have this mortgage.
Most important reno for resale / rental
This house is in Brisbane, average 1200mm a year rainfall - as far as I am concerned, if it is for resale any one who has half a brain will look very carefully at the…
Understanding the Geotech Report
After seeing a rediulous amount of showhomes and speaking to a lot of different builders, all have pointed me in the same direction. Go custom. I have an architect ready…
Must apologise guys as I seemed to have jumped the gun here with my post..being a newbie and all. I subsequently found the search button and located a stack of…
Potentially Dumb Question :)
on ebay but didn't really know what to look for. The screen door is quite an old one so not sure if they are universal or…
Mar 10, 2009 11:12 pm
Hi. Anybody who knows of a plumber who is able to install a fireplace. Its a Canterbury Fitzroy in-built fireplace. There is already a false wall and gas pipe. Just need…
First home - Mirvac Grandview (Leumeah)
New to this forum (but really like what I see), new to home ownership (wife and I in the process of purchasing first home), and desperately seeking any…