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Simo24
Simo24
16 March 2018

Plumbers Rates

Plumbers Rates

Ok thanks for the help

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Simo24
Mar 16, 2018 5:41 am
vanessah2015
vanessah2015
15 March 2018

Last minute change oops

Last minute change oops

I did the same 😂 congratulations I hope it goes quickly for you :)

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vanessah2015
Mar 15, 2018 8:12 pm
vanessah2015
dav2708
dav2708
15 March 2018

Old Ceramic Fuse board Replacement Quote Confusion

Old Ceramic Fuse board Replacement Quote Confusion

We live in a building that still has the old ceramic fuses to the majority of units which I realise are now non compliant and no electrician will do any internal work…

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dav2708
Mar 15, 2018 6:27 pm
Please Help
Please Help
15 March 2018

Pest control - brown banded roaches

Pest control - brown banded roaches

6 Home Remedies to Kill Roaches 1. Baking Soda and Sugar 2. Boric Acid 3. Fabric Softener Spray 4. Bay Leaves 5. Lemon Peels or Lemon Juice 6. Coffee Traps Hope this helps!

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Please Help
Mar 15, 2018 6:21 pm
atemby
atemby
14 March 2018

Few selections from prestart

Few selections from prestart

Now to hope it all comes together soon

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atemby
Mar 14, 2018 12:44 pm
atemby
Saint Mike
Saint Mike
12 March 2018

Constant Water damage from neighbours leaking pool

Constant Water damage from neighbours leaking pool
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Hi Q - are you saying its worthy of the Myth page ... or not quite yet ... ;)

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Saint Mike
Mar 12, 2018 2:56 pm
Saint Mike
bluemetal77
bluemetal77
12 March 2018

Hebel Cost + Installers in Sydney

Hebel Cost + Installers in Sydney

Hi Guys - I've searched forums and Google with little luck on getting information on Hebel installers and costs of labour? If anyone has done this recently can you please…

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bluemetal77
Mar 12, 2018 11:49 am
bluemetal77
kisakib
kisakib
11 March 2018

Need urgent help on pest/ spider control

Need urgent help on pest/ spider control

Though spider infestation is not usually a matter…

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kisakib
Mar 11, 2018 4:41 pm
StructuralBIMGuy
StructuralBIMGuy
10 March 2018

Popping and Cracking sound in the walls

Popping and Cracking sound in the walls

@Jsm.hussaini Welcome to the forum More information & Photos are required Is it a steel or timber framed house? Are there any cracks appearing?

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StructuralBIMGuy
Mar 10, 2018 7:55 am
StructuralBIMGuy
Kuma
Kuma
10 March 2018

Site cost

Site cost

Hi Everyone Is there anyone who has bought from stage 167 of lollipophills and got an idea about the site cost?

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Kuma
Mar 10, 2018 3:42 am
parlayman
parlayman
9 March 2018

Anti-Glare Sarking

Anti-Glare Sarking

Thank you all for your inputs. We've decided to pay for sarking. In the whole scheme of things, paying $980 for our peace of mind is now a no brainer.

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parlayman
Mar 09, 2018 9:13 am
Simondsbuild1
Simondsbuild1
7 March 2018

Standing water in stormwater drain. Normal?

Standing water in stormwater drain. Normal?

If the shower directly opposite the ORG is rarely used, is is normal that when that shower is ran, that a sewer smell comes up because water seal has dropped as water…

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Simondsbuild1
Mar 07, 2018 11:06 am
khal
khal
6 March 2018

HEBEL help??? Pros and Cons, need to make a decision!!!

HEBEL help??? Pros and Cons, need to make a decision!!!
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I believe that you moved into your home a few months ago. Hopefully, you and the family have been enjoying you home. In particular the Hebel Panels. I, therefore, wonder…

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khal
Mar 06, 2018 5:20 pm
homesaw
homesaw
5 March 2018

Double Strength Hog Bristle or Self-Destruct Gloss???

Double Strength Hog Bristle or Self-Destruct Gloss???

Hi, I’m going out of my mind trying to find out the colour of my doors and trims. Does anyone have a photo of 1.5 or 2 x Hog Bristle Gloss or Self-Destruct Gloss?…

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homesaw
Mar 05, 2018 8:48 pm
ja2000
ja2000
4 March 2018

Occupation Certificate denied

Occupation Certificate denied

Its a missed inspection, did Council do the subsequent inspection, in NSW the next one is water proofing of wet areas after framing. If Council was PCA, what is their…

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ja2000
Mar 04, 2018 7:01 pm
ja2000
ja2000
4 March 2018

South facing back yard in sydney

South facing back yard in sydney

If its a custom design and not too late, you can design a u shaped house with the main back yard, pool facing east, so you get all of the morning sun until after lunch time.

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ja2000
Mar 04, 2018 6:51 pm
ja2000
ja2000
4 March 2018

Looking for advice on private builders

Looking for advice on private builders

Hi same boat here, we are probably 50% complete with a private builder, I too was roaming this forum thought it was time to contribute. Main reason, we went private was…

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ja2000
Mar 04, 2018 6:22 pm
ja2000
ja2000
4 March 2018

Building Surveyors do not look at quality or for defects.

Building Surveyors do not look at quality or for defects.

My house (NSW) was approved as a CDC by a mate who is a private certifier who has over 30 years experience, next door was also done and approved as a CDC and there are…

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ja2000
Mar 04, 2018 5:25 pm
ilmessaggio
ilmessaggio
4 March 2018

Shale Grey Roof

Shale Grey Roof

Yep!, first world problems are to be reckoned with....there we were, driving past and someone says, 'What a beautiful roof'....never mind the house....look at the…

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ilmessaggio
Mar 04, 2018 2:14 pm
kisakib
kisakib
1 March 2018

Pest Control

Pest Control

Looking for Pest control or bird control service provider in Australia in your budget?? Contact to Bruinpest for best service. I have tried once with them. They give…

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kisakib
Mar 01, 2018 2:29 pm
snowing
snowing
28 February 2018

Is a covered rooftop deck a storey?!

Is a covered rooftop deck a storey?!

Thanks! That's helpful. It's along the line of my thought as well. So probably a pergola / vergola style covering would be a better choice then. As long as sunshine can…

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snowing
Feb 28, 2018 8:50 pm
thehuntbegins
thehuntbegins
28 February 2018

Help - Find me something similar to this Office Cabinet

Help - Find me something similar to this Office Cabinet

Any help is much appreciated here. Thanks again!

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thehuntbegins
Feb 28, 2018 9:56 am
Nevilley
Nevilley
27 February 2018

Sagging rafter

Sagging rafter

Rafters are visible. It is in a open shed. Rafter span 4 metres using 6 inch by 2 inch rafters.

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Nevilley
Feb 27, 2018 1:03 pm
Rayg
Rayg
25 February 2018

lift off hinges qld

lift off hinges qld

Thanks CF Design There have been no extra works and no other permits required since 1977. We will just have challenge (with a competent solicitor)through whoever the…

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Rayg
Feb 25, 2018 1:38 pm
brokenstick
brokenstick
22 February 2018

Electrical overheard to underground conversion

Electrical overheard to underground conversion

I am about to place an order with my power wholesaler to do an overherad to underground conversion (needed for my knockdown rebuild) The existing house has overheard…

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brokenstick
Feb 22, 2018 11:59 am
brokenstick
lolly72
lolly72
16 February 2018

Gas Line

Gas Line

Apparently it is through SP Ausnet and there is no phone number to contact them, only email. They then hire out their own contractors such as Red Energy who our builder…

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lolly72
Feb 16, 2018 6:17 pm
Jack123
Jack123
14 February 2018

Decking cost

Decking cost

Got my 22 sqm decking with only 169 $ per/sqm , incl. screw fixing and staining .Work was done on time and no problems at all! Company was Calvin`s Decks and Pergolas. Melbourne

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Jack123
Feb 14, 2018 8:49 am
burkky
burkky
13 February 2018

Building and Pest Inspection

Building and Pest Inspection

I agree with you.

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burkky
Feb 13, 2018 8:49 pm
Houspect NSW
Houspect NSW
12 February 2018

Redesigning interior

Redesigning interior

Any quality builder can assist you, if you find one that does all trades inclusive, they will usually have someone that can draw the plans for you as well. You want…

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Houspect NSW
Feb 12, 2018 8:23 pm
Houspect NSW
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louwings
Feb 12, 2018 9:50 am
faykis
faykis
11 February 2018

What tree is this?

What tree is this?

Seems like Mexican pinyon

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faykis
Feb 11, 2018 9:13 pm
faykis
qebtel
qebtel
11 February 2018

Fencing - Neighbour doesn’t want to pay for fencing.

Fencing - Neighbour doesn’t want to pay for fencing.

You are indeed entitled to do that. State fencing laws state each owner must contribute to the fence. The current use of the land (vacant, farmed , etc) is irrelevant…

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qebtel
Feb 11, 2018 12:52 pm
H4tt3r
H4tt3r
9 February 2018

HELP!!

HELP!!

Thank you

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H4tt3r
Feb 09, 2018 3:38 pm
Bazz
Bazz
9 February 2018

Outdoor benchtop - concrete or compressed FC?

Outdoor benchtop - concrete or compressed FC?

Hey all, I'm building an outdoor bbq area and need a little advice. For the benchtops i plan to mix my own concrete, also for the base underneath the bbq and sides.…

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Bazz
Feb 09, 2018 3:14 pm
brokenstick
brokenstick
9 February 2018

Building on top of filled in pool

Building on top of filled in pool

I'm back and have made some progress. As I am dealing with a volume builder they have made it clear that I need to fill in the pool first and they will come and do final…

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brokenstick
Feb 09, 2018 2:05 pm
brokenstick
PetaHealy
PetaHealy
9 February 2018

Two thirds of the way through the build and identified signi

Two thirds of the way through the build and identified signi

Hi Norfolk, We are Building with Metricon in Marsden Park at the moment. We too have found major structural defects with our flooring. Essentially little or no adhesive…

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PetaHealy
Feb 09, 2018 12:36 pm
Saint Mike
Saint Mike
7 February 2018

telstra pit

telstra pit

A few well placed Facebook comments can also help. They have a page.

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Saint Mike
Feb 07, 2018 3:43 pm
Saint Mike
Techsmax
Techsmax
6 February 2018

NBN Installation & Electrical Plan

NBN Installation & Electrical Plan

Hi Mars5 if you like you can send me you floor plan and i can work out your network requirment :-D

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Techsmax
Feb 06, 2018 5:02 pm
Techsmax
rosypaige
rosypaige
5 February 2018

NRMA Insurance - water damage to Laminex

NRMA Insurance - water damage to Laminex

About 4 years ago, we had some flooding in our bathroom, kitchen, hallway and bedrooms. NRMA was great and everything was fixed ASAP and they replaced all the floorboards,…

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rosypaige
Feb 05, 2018 12:03 pm
StructuralBIMGuy
StructuralBIMGuy
4 February 2018

Cracking in merbau external stair treads

Cracking in merbau external stair treads

arodc Are you able to check the moisture Content of the timber? Was the timber seasoned in the first place?

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StructuralBIMGuy
Feb 04, 2018 7:06 am
StructuralBIMGuy
hbuildlife
hbuildlife
3 February 2018

Built in Wardrobe Internals - Brisbane

Built in Wardrobe Internals - Brisbane

Have you tried IKEA? We’ll be using them to fit out our WIR when the time comes.

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hbuildlife
Feb 03, 2018 4:56 pm
LeanneShep
LeanneShep
2 February 2018

Damaged Bricks

Damaged Bricks

What was the outcome leanne

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LeanneShep
Feb 02, 2018 2:25 pm
circuit
circuit
2 February 2018

Final progressive Payment

Final progressive Payment

Thank you

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circuit
Feb 02, 2018 10:14 am
markandsam
markandsam
30 January 2018

riverstone road development opposite james street

riverstone road development opposite james street
1, 2, 3

hi Sam and shaz went to Brianna st today and your frame was going up on your house and on mine the peering was done lots of activity in street still no neighbor between us

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markandsam
Jan 30, 2018 1:51 pm
Saint Mike
Saint Mike
30 January 2018

I'd like to build - Ballpark or dreaming?

I'd like to build - Ballpark or dreaming?

Re Dreaming - maybe not go for everything at once - but "build" to allow it later ! EG - if you plan a large alfresco but can't afford it NOW - make sure your build…

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Saint Mike
Jan 30, 2018 8:25 am
Saint Mike
bashworth
bashworth
29 January 2018

How Can You Add Color to Concrete?

How Can You Add Color to Concrete?

You can: Add colour to the mix you can tubs of pigment you add to the premix before you pour. You can buy tubs of the mix at…

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bashworth
Jan 29, 2018 8:35 pm
bashworth
JM1911A1
JM1911A1
29 January 2018

Simonds - cooling and heating

Simonds - cooling and heating

Sorry, we're in Adelaide. But if they have ducted in their display I'd recommend checking what brand (over here it was Daikin) and then demand they provide the same level…

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JM1911A1
Jan 29, 2018 4:33 pm
JM1911A1
Houspect NSW
Houspect NSW
28 January 2018

What kind of paint to use?

What kind of paint to use?

Resene paint is actually quite a lot better than Dulux or Taudmans, not as well known, but a high end quality product.…

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Houspect NSW
Jan 28, 2018 9:20 pm
Houspect NSW

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