StructuralBIMGuyTimber Balcony - Can I concrete it?
5 August 2016
Hi Ghux Generally engineers don't like using concrete slabs on top of timber (tho formwork is an exception and you can get an idea from how many props are required for…
B STARcan you build a 2 storey house wherever you want?
4 August 2016
No you do not need to get permission to build a two storey house unless there i a caveat on the land or you are building more than one dwelling on the subject land which…
karengl64Quotation Letter of Offer-Same as Building Contract?
1 August 2016
Hi, I decided to phone Company citing under "due Diligence- prior to entering a Contract" made enquiries about Builders Rego Number, if a HIA Member, Insurances etc.…
Kathleen79Stormwater Question - Changing Legal Point of Discharge
31 July 2016
Thanks all - we've come to the same conclusion. Would still be interesting to hear from anyone who's done it though. Cheers, - K
julia1301Haymes paint wanting light grey "imagine" Vs "silver screen"
25 July 2016
We are halfway through building our house and have chosen Haymes paint "imagine" for the walls and "minimalist" for the architraves, skirting and doors. Our painter has…
wall mounted TV units with powerpoint behind.
Thanks think we have changed mind and just going for a floor tv unit instead of mounted. ive been looking at possible ways to run cables behind the wall as it will be…
Stewie DHelp cement board used outside is cracking at the seams
22 July 2016
What product did you use and how big were the sheets ? Some photos would help. Stewie
therobdogBuilding regulation 418
20 July 2016
http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/vic/ ... /s418.html can anyone elaborate more on this regulation? our proposed plan will require a dispensation application has anyone…
cabaronSilicone and caulk cartridges - help please!
20 July 2016
Hi all, I'm currently undertaking a project to redesign the way in which caulk and silicone sealant is packaged due to the unsustainable nature of the rigid cartridges…
StructuralBIMGuyRetaining wall towards read of new build
10 July 2016
Hi Love guru you can do the retaining yourself if its at the rear and away from the building envelope You might also consider steel posts and rails spans 1.80m to 2.4m…
bankwhos the best value for money house builder in Melbourne?
6 July 2016
JGKing have a range of houses called UP collection that are specifically targeted at first home buyers and investors. I don't know much about it but I think the idea is…