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 11, 2009 12:12 am
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…
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…
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.
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…
Mar 12, 2009 11:10 am
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…
Mar 12, 2009 12:32 pm
So where can i talk about sheds?
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…
Can't wait - I am interested in the symphony...wondering how it looks before i decide
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…
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…
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…
Mar 14, 2009 1:14 pm
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.
Moving to Mernda
PD displays in MV have now closed I did love the Hayman there.
New displays open this Saturday. I'll be there after lunch!
neighbours and a party brick wall
I know people don't see things the same as me, but I can't believe people make a big deal out of these things. I'm in a townhouse at the moment, completely attached to one…
Mar 17, 2009 8:22 pm
Designer or Architect
Designers and architects are like car mechanics, you get good and bad of both. Ultimately the quality and finish of the job depends a lot on the natural ability of the…
Where to get wallpaper in sydney?
fasteddy_au - Welcome to Homeone. May I suggest that you use the search function on the top right hand of your screen. There have been a number of threads on wallpaper…
Mar 19, 2009 8:45 am
I'm rather annoyed...missed it completely. Just too busy trying to dry out my life, feed the dryer, fold the baby clothes and re pack boxes
Mar 19, 2009 5:20 pm
Garage Floor(slab) cracks - serious?
As everyone else has mentioned, it's fine! As long as you can't get a key/dollar coin in it there is no structural issues.
It can occur for many reasons! I've got…
Estimating Building Costs - Advice Sought
We have an approved DA in Sydney for a mid-sized renovation. Since work has commenced my Wife is concerned the resulting living area won't be large enough. As…
has any body got any info regarding cemintel urbanform. we are looking to build with this product any infor would be great. product looks fantastic.
Mar 20, 2009 9:41 am
Level floors in old cottage
Mmm... doesn't look too bad.
Couple of places you might want to install some 'stirrups' and grout them.
Looks like the bathroom floor leaks
You should talk to a Master Builder. The house may need underpinning.
I have built with Simonds and have nothing good to say. It has been two years since we began our Simonds journey and they have been consistently second rate.
Builders - Colonial Building Company
They are one of our choices at the moment. Have you made contact with them yet? The service so far (we have not signed any contracts yet) has been great -…
Mar 23, 2009 4:07 pm
Costings for work/renos WA
First time poster. Long time lurker . Just wondering if anyone would be able to give me a rough estimate price wise on a couple of things I would like to do…