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ChrisL
ChrisL
7 March 2009

Laminated glass?

Laminated glass?

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…

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ChrisL
Mar 07, 2009 12:55 pm
grabber
grabber
7 March 2009

Ducted Evap Cooling and Heating

Ducted Evap Cooling and Heating

:arrow: I have two quotes for the installation of ducted evap cooling and heating. One company is using Brivis and the other uses Braemar.…

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grabber
Mar 07, 2009 2:54 pm
lisanne
lisanne
8 March 2009

Help with PD Illoura 36 exterior colour

Help with PD Illoura 36 exterior colour

The sales people there should have been able to tell you

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lisanne
Mar 08, 2009 11:46 am
JohnAndTarin
JohnAndTarin
8 March 2009

simonds homes branding logo

simonds homes branding logo

here you go i found the post regarding this http://forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?t=10955&highlight=branded

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JohnAndTarin
Mar 08, 2009 12:56 pm
JohnAndTarin
donuts
donuts
8 March 2009

Front fence quote - is this a good price?

Front fence quote - is this a good price?

:?: beg pardon? what do you mean please. I have not…

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donuts
Mar 08, 2009 12:56 pm
donuts
Michelle
Michelle
8 March 2009

DIY

DIY

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.

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Michelle
Mar 08, 2009 3:27 pm
Michelle
kassan1973
kassan1973
8 March 2009

3 PHASE OFF PEAK POWER

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…

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kassan1973
Mar 08, 2009 4:19 pm
Bam
Bam
8 March 2009

Inspiration Pics - concrete masonry with partial render?

Inspiration Pics - concrete masonry with partial render?

Ooooh, I get it! Something Ill keep in mind when I look for pics :D

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Bam
Mar 08, 2009 9:11 pm
Bam
wake_me
wake_me
9 March 2009

How much were your renovations?

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 ,…

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wake_me
Mar 09, 2009 10:01 am
wake_me
fitnhealthy
fitnhealthy
9 March 2009

What Front Loader would you buy?

What Front Loader would you buy?
1, 2

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…

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fitnhealthy
Mar 09, 2009 10:06 am
Casa2
Casa2
9 March 2009

Solar panel

Solar panel

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.

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Casa2
Mar 09, 2009 11:53 am
hjack
hjack
9 March 2009

Brick ID

Brick ID

Hi guys, 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…

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hjack
Mar 09, 2009 12:50 pm
She&He+3+3
She&He+3+3
9 March 2009

Hickenbotham Homes

Hickenbotham Homes

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…

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She&He+3+3
Mar 09, 2009 6:45 pm
She&He+3+3
Nessy
Nessy
9 March 2009

Poor Craftmanship ?

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…

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Nessy
Mar 09, 2009 7:35 pm
kikin
kikin
9 March 2009

Powerpoint for roller garage door

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…

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kikin
Mar 09, 2009 9:34 pm
joeygbh
joeygbh
10 March 2009

Money and Shares

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.

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joeygbh
Mar 10, 2009 8:47 am
joeygbh
Strumer
Strumer
10 March 2009

Most important reno for resale / rental

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…

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Strumer
Mar 10, 2009 8:49 am
Strumer
Southies
Southies
10 March 2009

What would you differently in your next home

What would you differently in your next home

I agree totally jo, though I have to admit that from time to time, I have problems finding appropriate threads, myself :oops: :roll:

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Southies
Mar 10, 2009 4:16 pm
Southies
mozzi26
mozzi26
10 March 2009

Exterior colour to go with Stone Beige windows - HELP!

Exterior colour to go with Stone Beige windows - HELP!

Yeah, I was thinking that the stone beige windows with a similar colour render may look too samey. I think the white windows are gonna stay!! Thanks.

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mozzi26
Mar 10, 2009 5:12 pm
jayekaye
jayekaye
10 March 2009

Understanding the Geotech Report

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…

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jayekaye
Mar 10, 2009 8:53 pm
edtheved
edtheved
10 March 2009

Bamboo Flooring

Bamboo Flooring

Thanks. 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…

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edtheved
Mar 10, 2009 9:16 pm
Pugs
Pugs
11 March 2009

Potentially Dumb Question :)

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…

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Pugs
Mar 10, 2009 11:12 pm
Pugs
dembi_2000
dembi_2000
11 March 2009

Fireplace Installation!

Fireplace Installation!

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…

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dembi_2000
Mar 11, 2009 9:11 am
yas786
yas786
11 March 2009

First home - Mirvac Grandview (Leumeah)

First home - Mirvac Grandview (Leumeah)

Hello all, 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…

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yas786
Mar 11, 2009 10:47 am
kexkez
kexkez
11 March 2009

Lets decorate on a budget..........Part 1. PHOTOS inc

Lets decorate on a budget..........Part 1. PHOTOS inc

OK since at this stage you are not sure if you will rent it out or sell it I would at this stage only consider doing things that will improve upkeep. So leaks, dodgy…

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kexkez
Mar 11, 2009 12:43 pm
kexkez
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Hellman109
Mar 11, 2009 4:17 pm
billdsl
billdsl
11 March 2009

Heat pumps....have i made the right decision?

Heat pumps....have i made the right decision?

Gas boosted would be a little friendlier than a heat pump, im not up to speed on the green'ness of gas and if its renewable or harmful to the environment. But a heat…

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billdsl
Mar 11, 2009 5:56 pm
billdsl
Moodyfish
Moodyfish
11 March 2009

Totally useless information!

Totally useless information!

Helyn...i did have one for you! ..lol... That's interesting archaeobabe...

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Moodyfish
Mar 11, 2009 10:13 pm
Moodyfish
Angelblue
Angelblue
11 March 2009

External Render

External Render

We are renovating our house and the external walls have a render. The house is about 16 yrs old and we've been in it for about 5 yrs. However we need to get a section…

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Angelblue
Mar 11, 2009 10:38 pm
rubyjames
rubyjames
12 March 2009

Drilling into a brick wall

Drilling into a brick wall

Thanks for the replies. Our plumber actually told us about Chemset yesterday too, so that sounds like a good bet. :D

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rubyjames
Mar 12, 2009 8:13 am
Helyn
Helyn
12 March 2009

Front fences

Front fences

It suites the house style, and unfortunatly the grass too (damn drought) but yeah if you have a lane thats a good idea, will keep people off…

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Helyn
Mar 12, 2009 10:10 am
Helyn
Hels
Hels
12 March 2009

PD Extras in Melbourne

PD Extras in Melbourne

Whats the difference with colorbond and standard? Is it purely color choices or does color bond have added benefits? Also, I don't see…

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Hels
Mar 12, 2009 11:32 am
Hels
PeterH
PeterH
13 March 2009

So where can i talk about sheds?

So where can i talk about sheds?
1, 2

Yep FireFox, we put the slab down first. Things I would change: 1. Do the boxing up for the slab ourselves next time. The guy we got to do it made one side 100mm shorter…

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PeterH
Mar 13, 2009 9:35 am
tuned86
tuned86
13 March 2009

cornice

cornice
1, 2

Can't wait - I am interested in the symphony...wondering how it looks before i decide :)

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tuned86
Mar 13, 2009 11:29 am
3timesbuilda
3timesbuilda
13 March 2009

Underground Fire Shelter

Underground Fire Shelter

Well we now have a HUGE hole in our garden. The tank won't be ready for a few weeks and we still have to sort out the crane issues. Looks like we are facing a huge…

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3timesbuilda
Mar 13, 2009 2:14 pm
3timesbuilda
vvs mand
vvs mand
13 March 2009

Plumber problems in Adelaide!

Plumber problems in Adelaide!

I'm a plumber and although noone has taken me to court, I have on occasion taken customers to court....sort of. I don't know about SA, but in NSW, there is a tribunal…

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vvs mand
Mar 13, 2009 5:18 pm
piscean
piscean
14 March 2009

Removel of spring in window sil?

Removel of spring in window sil?

They sound like they're springs left over from venetian blinds which might not be there any more. They should have a small circle/eye on top and the blinds had a pin at…

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piscean
Mar 14, 2009 2:22 am
TimmyDunlop
TimmyDunlop
14 March 2009

Marriott Waters retail outlet?????

Marriott Waters retail outlet?????

Yeah, sorry kd those are for Marriot Waters residents ONLY!! GO FIND YOUR OWN!! Nah just kidding :lol: :lol: :lol: I'd say those shops wont be ready till about 2011 at the earliest…

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TimmyDunlop
Mar 14, 2009 10:02 am
iTalk
iTalk
14 March 2009

What did you buy before your house was built?

What did you buy before your house was built?
1, 2, 3, 4

Just got the Blanco microwave and trim kit delivered yesterday :D

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iTalk
Mar 14, 2009 12:14 pm
iTalk
Dukekamaya
Dukekamaya
14 March 2009

Cypress timber framing - green or seasoned?

Cypress timber framing - green or seasoned?

Very few people would bother with cypress framing these days, I know it is used a little more in Qld though. Are you wanting to use it for termite resistance? If so just…

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Dukekamaya
Mar 14, 2009 5:56 pm
Dukekamaya
Dukekamaya
Dukekamaya
16 March 2009

Noggin question

Noggin question

I was assuming 600 centres which would need a 600mm plate to span between the 2 studs, 900mm would actually span 3 studs at 450mm. :wink: But thanks…

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Dukekamaya
Mar 16, 2009 3:29 pm
Dukekamaya
esm
esm
16 March 2009

Will you buy a circa 1930s Heritage Home

Will you buy a circa 1930s Heritage Home

very helpful comments... i think my wife would not want to be stressed out like this in the future. No No No No No & No we had a beautiful…

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esm
Mar 16, 2009 4:16 pm
billdsl
billdsl
16 March 2009

Device to stop water flowing into downpipes ??

Device to stop water flowing into downpipes ??

ours is exactly the same, every time we get a downpour i have overflowing water digging holes in the ground because of the overflow fail standards setters, fail, wonder…

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billdsl
Mar 16, 2009 7:18 pm
billdsl
cezar_oz
cezar_oz
16 March 2009

Sydney Home Show (Apr.3-May 3) tickets - anyone?

Sydney Home Show (Apr.3-May 3) tickets - anyone?

Pls PM me if someone got a few spare... I need 2 - for me and mrs. :)

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cezar_oz
Mar 16, 2009 8:01 pm
House-To-Be
House-To-Be
16 March 2009

Moving to Mernda

Moving to Mernda
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

PD displays in MV have now closed :cry: I did love the Hayman there. New displays open this Saturday. I'll be there after lunch!

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House-To-Be
Mar 16, 2009 8:56 pm


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