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A Doves Tears
A Doves Tears
30 November 2007

Building with Steel, Quikafloor,Steeltek

Building with Steel, Quikafloor,Steeltek

Hi, Yes. I have had experience with the company you are considering. My experience with them was a mixture of pros and cons ... as you will find with most builders ...…

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A Doves Tears
Nov 30, 2007 3:21 pm
PhoenixStar
PhoenixStar
30 November 2007

Is it worth it?

Is it worth it?

Tam, PM me with exactly what steps you are taking, and i'll work through it with you. We'll get you uploading pics like crazy soon.... :D

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PhoenixStar
Nov 30, 2007 4:09 pm
PhoenixStar
kristofw
kristofw
1 December 2007

Owner Builders

Owner Builders

Hi Plunger, have a look at http://www.byohouse.com.au Its Forum's quite somnolent in comparison to this one, but then it's for the elite…

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kristofw
Dec 01, 2007 5:45 pm
kristofw
arkraider
arkraider
2 December 2007

Estate and titles

Estate and titles

Land titles will also be inspected by the council on the developers behalf to make sure the infrastructure the developers put forward to council originally…

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arkraider
Dec 02, 2007 5:38 pm
arkraider
royalblue
royalblue
3 December 2007

ECO cleaners

ECO cleaners

Yes. What sort of stuff do you want cleaned? There are all sorts of cleaners! Ash.

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royalblue
Dec 03, 2007 10:19 am
Pootle
Pootle
6 December 2007

Home Insurance?

Home Insurance?

Well we've taken the plunge and gone with AAMI - we have gone with $300 excess on both contents and buildings and the premium was $600 per year. This is for unlimited…

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Pootle
Dec 06, 2007 9:57 am
Casa2
Casa2
6 December 2007

Agreed price changes after contract signed

Agreed price changes after contract signed

Hi to everyone, I have a situation in Perth, WA where we have signed a contract with a builder for an agreed price. The deposit has been paid…

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Casa2
Dec 06, 2007 6:54 pm
sirgoat
sirgoat
7 December 2007

whats the worst you have lived in?

whats the worst you have lived in?

Hey sorry if this is a repeat topic i did a search but couldnt find anything to suggest it is. Ok so we are looking set to move into our place the weekend before…

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sirgoat
Dec 07, 2007 4:42 pm
davinci
davinci
8 December 2007

landscape worker needed

landscape worker needed

a.b.n is required by sub contractors

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davinci
Dec 08, 2007 8:20 pm
davinci
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royalblue
Dec 10, 2007 9:04 am
bob fowler
bob fowler
10 December 2007

FELTON HOMES

FELTON HOMES

Does anyone know anything about Felton Homes and the quality of their finsihed product? Thanks Bob

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bob fowler
Dec 10, 2007 8:58 pm
ILOVEMYNEWHOME
ILOVEMYNEWHOME
12 December 2007

Ex Display Furniture

Ex Display Furniture

In Brisbane I really like Big Brand Outlet in Aspley This clearance store stocks discontinued lines and seconds furniture from chain stores including Freedom, Guests,…

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ILOVEMYNEWHOME
Dec 12, 2007 3:39 pm
Casa2
Casa2
12 December 2007

Double glazed windows

Double glazed windows

Vinyl and uPVC are the same thing. PVC = poly vinyl chloride u = unplasticised (that is, rigid) PVC on it's own is rigid. By putting plasticisers in it can be made flexible.

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Casa2
Dec 12, 2007 5:45 pm
Talinsmum
Talinsmum
13 December 2007

Just a little bit of news

Just a little bit of news

Thanks everyone ... oh and I say the "h" in herbs :lol:

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Talinsmum
Dec 13, 2007 7:10 pm
Talinsmum
Justin
Justin
17 December 2007

Finally I moved house

Finally I moved house

Absoloute river frontage (and rearage) !

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Justin
Dec 17, 2007 3:41 pm
Yak_Chat
Yak_Chat
18 December 2007

Is There Much Involved?

Is There Much Involved?

I reckon your local freebie newspaper would have a list of people looking for that sort of work. Look for a general handyman type ad, and then ask for reference…

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Yak_Chat
Dec 18, 2007 11:46 am
Yak_Chat
The Garden Whisperer
The Garden Whisperer
19 December 2007

Point Cook and Sanctuary Lakes

Point Cook and Sanctuary Lakes
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wow, I grew up in werribee and I can't believethat there is full on suburbs at point cook and Tarneit! It was just farms and the RAAF base :)

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The Garden Whisperer
Dec 18, 2007 11:08 pm
The Garden Whisperer
off2theburbs
off2theburbs
19 December 2007

Dolphin/Cow Or Dolphin/Dolphin

Dolphin/Cow Or Dolphin/Dolphin

anyone one who says they see 2 dolphins - LIES ALL LIES I TELL YOU - i'm not stressed :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock:

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off2theburbs
Dec 19, 2007 1:10 am

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you too Amber. I'm sure it wil be an extra special and memorable festive season at your place. Enjoy every moment of it and stay…

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PhoenixStar
Dec 21, 2007 8:53 am
PhoenixStar
Michelle
Michelle
21 December 2007

Congratulations Matt - 10,000 visitors to your blog!!!

Congratulations Matt - 10,000 visitors to your blog!!!

No……we were all just trying to keep up with his grief of building….and hoping things would get better for him! :?

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Michelle
Dec 21, 2007 2:26 pm
Michelle
RockStar
RockStar
21 December 2007

So...what are you up to this Christmas?

So...what are you up to this Christmas?

Painting the house :roll: We decided to save some money and do it ourselves with the help of a painter friend. Ohh the joy!

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RockStar
Dec 21, 2007 5:06 pm
memphis
memphis
21 December 2007

sofa

sofa
1, 2

I've heard of a company in the USA called SofaKing. There ads say "everyone can…

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memphis
Dec 21, 2007 9:49 pm
memphis
stonecutter1309
stonecutter1309
25 December 2007

Well it's Christmas eve!!!

Well it's Christmas eve!!!

Since we've just sold our unit - we're at my parents for Xmas - which is nice as they are in Paris! We spent last night watching the Edinburugh (sp?) military tattoo…

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stonecutter1309
Dec 25, 2007 6:07 am
stonecutter1309
Michelle
Michelle
26 December 2007

Spammers

Spammers
1, 2

:lol: :lol: :lol: :roll:

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Michelle
Dec 26, 2007 10:27 am
Michelle
royalblue
royalblue
26 December 2007

HAVE A GOOD ONE!!!

HAVE A GOOD ONE!!!

43.7C in Perth today! Staying home 8)

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royalblue
Dec 26, 2007 3:25 pm
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royalblue
Dec 27, 2007 10:09 am
addy999
addy999
30 December 2007

Some really cute Christmas fun!

Some really cute Christmas fun!

Oh i loved that thats really fun ..i recommend all my friends this x-mas we will try this... 8)

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addy999
Dec 30, 2007 6:24 pm
Michelle
Michelle
30 December 2007

ANYONE HEARD/GETTING THIS - BRIVIS ICE SERIES COOLING?

ANYONE HEARD/GETTING THIS - BRIVIS ICE SERIES COOLING?

Maybe you’d like to PM me addy999……I have a few questions for you! :?

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Michelle
Dec 30, 2007 7:29 pm
Michelle
Newbies
Newbies
31 December 2007

HAPPY BIRTHDAY MATT!!!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY MATT!!!

Happy Birthday!! :D Must be cool to have ur bday new years eve! Double the celebration! hehehe :D <---- oh no emo for celebration!

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Newbies
Dec 31, 2007 5:36 pm
Newbies
PhoenixStar
PhoenixStar
1 January 2008

New Years Eve Celebration in Melb

New Years Eve Celebration in Melb

The pics look awesome Phoenix - a great view of the City at night. You certainly have a flair for photography - they look like professional…

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PhoenixStar
Jan 01, 2008 12:59 pm
PhoenixStar
PhoenixStar
PhoenixStar
2 January 2008

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!!!

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!!!

V!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Happy New Year Mate!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :z: :z: :z: :z: :z: :z: :z: :z: :z: :z: :z: :z: :z: Hope you had a great NYE celebration???

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PhoenixStar
Jan 02, 2008 8:41 am
PhoenixStar
PhoenixStar
PhoenixStar
5 January 2008

Hey All!!

Hey All!!
1, 2

LOL.... what Steve, a little pillow…

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PhoenixStar
Jan 05, 2008 5:14 pm
PhoenixStar
Yak_Chat
Yak_Chat
5 January 2008

Please help!!!!

Please help!!!!

I think the timber ramp willbe youre best choice. The originla boards will be around 10 to 12 mm lower so a 100mm wide ramp that matches in would best option in my books.…

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Yak_Chat
Jan 05, 2008 5:15 pm
Yak_Chat
Yak_Chat
Yak_Chat
6 January 2008

Estimate for basic renovation

Estimate for basic renovation

As per Kryton. Plus this will help re costs if you're not doing it…

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Yak_Chat
Jan 06, 2008 11:33 am
Yak_Chat
HomeReview
HomeReview
7 January 2008

Best Display Village(s) in Melbourne?

Best Display Village(s) in Melbourne?

If you love fake turf then Point Cook is a must see! Especially the Porter Davis Prestige and M3tric0n displays!

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HomeReview
Jan 07, 2008 7:33 pm
BestBuilder
BestBuilder
8 January 2008

BestBuilder is back online - at last

BestBuilder is back online - at last

Yeah - Ran out of dilithium crystals.... :-| Thanks for the support! Best regards

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BestBuilder
Jan 08, 2008 10:04 pm
BestBuilder
GavinRight
GavinRight
10 January 2008

builders home warranty insurance

builders home warranty insurance

I think you should make sure that the builder gets…

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GavinRight
Jan 10, 2008 1:54 pm
ahuang
ahuang
10 January 2008

Builder doing a renovation - can I source the supplies?

Builder doing a renovation - can I source the supplies?

It's part of the negotiation game... Make sure you make up you mind (read: try no to change your mind half way through...) and communicate that with the builder clearly in…

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ahuang
Jan 10, 2008 8:59 pm
ahuang
Yak_Chat
Yak_Chat
11 January 2008

New Water Saving Ideas Book

New Water Saving Ideas Book

Thanks Jason, I've changed my great sailing Avatar to the Flotilla for Kids one for a while. We had 180 boats last year and are aiming for…

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Yak_Chat
Jan 11, 2008 12:12 pm
Yak_Chat
Dukekamaya
Dukekamaya
11 January 2008

Replacing a tile roof with Colourbond

Replacing a tile roof with Colourbond

If you have a copy of your plans - work off about $13 L/M for Colorbond supplied. You will also need anti-con under the sheets as well - about $70 to cover 15 sq. metres…

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Dukekamaya
Jan 11, 2008 9:12 pm
Dukekamaya
jerzey21
jerzey21
12 January 2008

NOT HAPPY JAN :((

NOT HAPPY JAN :((
1, 2

Not much has happened at all since we reported it to the police and the builder. Im just hoping that it wont take them too much time to replace because with the…

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jerzey21
Jan 12, 2008 8:33 pm
PhoenixStar
PhoenixStar
12 January 2008

Marriott Waters - any info?

Marriott Waters - any info?

Hey Tony, if this thread is finished and you have your answer or made up your mind, i will lock it or else it will keep going forever and you'll find you will be repeating…

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PhoenixStar
Jan 12, 2008 9:36 pm
PhoenixStar
Tony & Emma
Tony & Emma
12 January 2008

Has anyone gone 'House & Land' package?

Has anyone gone 'House & Land' package?

BBQ sounds like a great idea. So long as I can drag myself away from the Chase display village for a weekend. It's getting embarasing now as most of the people at the…

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Tony & Emma
Jan 12, 2008 10:12 pm
Minx
Minx
13 January 2008

Cheap as a chippy..?

Cheap as a chippy..?

Hi. As far as I know no there is no place for the general public to get discounted materials. Chances are you will not be providing repeat business unlike tradies hence…

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Minx
Jan 13, 2008 2:26 pm
Amber27
Amber27
13 January 2008

More cupboard storage needed

More cupboard storage needed

Thankyou so much for your posts, very much appreciated :) Hmm you are probably right, I mean afterall I am probably looking at it as though I am the one living in the home :oops:

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Amber27
Jan 13, 2008 7:04 pm
Yak_Chat
Yak_Chat
14 January 2008

Builder Not Responding

Builder Not Responding

I'd knock on his door and wait him out. $1500 is more than likely $3,000 grand to you (pre tax) so think of it as much more than 1.5k. Chase the bugger and make sure…

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Yak_Chat
Jan 14, 2008 8:57 pm
Yak_Chat
Yak_Chat
Yak_Chat
15 January 2008

what year was my home built?

what year was my home built?

Kelly, given the 1954 date on the area docs, and 'the look of your house and that asbestos was used from the 40's to the 80's, I'd say it is somwhere in the 50'd to 60's…

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Yak_Chat
Jan 15, 2008 10:02 pm
Yak_Chat
Spot
Spot
16 January 2008

Should I be worried?!

Should I be worried?!

I would be more worried if it was opened, that would suggest they didn't know what they were doing. Like Yak_Chat said, obviously they didn't need it.

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Spot
Jan 16, 2008 11:19 am
HomeReview
HomeReview
16 January 2008

Can you live in a caravan on your block during the build?

Can you live in a caravan on your block during the build?

I discovered one the other day! :lol: Apparently he wants to build a shed, so it isn't obvious he's living in a caravan! :lol:

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HomeReview
Jan 16, 2008 6:48 pm


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