Well settlement was supposed to occur on Friday....banks were ready, conveyancer was ready, new owner didn't have enough money to cover the…
Jun 26, 2008 5:47 pm
sounds great stonecutter! $795? Bah - just the cost of a few sexy-looking ceiling fans!
Who mentioned Milli VanillI???
Back on topic, have you heard back from your builder? After seeing what damage the council did to a nearby property, I would be holding…
Who pays for fencing?
We thought about court as well for our neighbour, then we were told that you need to go through "Community Justice Centres" first, file a record and then send them letters…
Thanks Petal...new to blogs not sure how to start one...we are building the Prestige Atrium 33.
will call and try to change our colour/electrical appt prior to…
Thanks vanderlay, to_do_list and Duminda for your replies. Looks like about $450 should cover it.
Jun 27, 2008 9:04 pm
Thanks everyone for your kind words about my kitten (Zee)......I miss him so much....I wonder sometimes if it,s the right thing to do to get another one..I just get so…
Jun 30, 2008 12:51 pm
Carlisle's Courtyard 35
Do you need a study? You can always insert walls into the corridor and add double glass feature doors??? Or…
Thanks for all the ideas!
I just got a toy catalogue in the letterbox and the very enclosure I need is on sale! I'll be able to try it out - safely anchored, I hope.
petal, re. carpet, this is my daughter's bedroom, hope you can get a better idea of the…
Need some opinions :)
Stormy, just had a look at your blog - we have the same paint colour (namadic ivory) - you will love it although the quality is pretty crap - we are slowly starting to…
Thanks so much Paula- its great when you can see the handbags at a glance. Will look around in Sydney for someone who does WIR like that.
Jul 03, 2008 1:47 pm
Which lounge set is better?
Thanks for all your inputs...
although we really love the Natuzzi's Nicolaus recliner for the HT, we are leaning towards not purchasing any yet for our HT.
oh no!! we'll have to wait till Jan-feb to build??? instead of june-july??? noooooaaaaarrrghhh!
Demolishing a house
hey if it's a timber house (Weatherboard or chamferboard) have you thought about selling it to a house removal co.? even if you only brake even with the rest of the site…
Is LP Warren any good?
I think 10k is pretty average for building on a slope, thats what we were quoted but that was over a year ago so if its still 10k thats very…
Rangehood air ducted to outside or roof?
Steve, yeah we should have used solid ducting too, didn't think about it. But I'm happy -- just done the paper test on the newly installed hood and on its lowest setting…
Fencing Qtn with neighbour-to-be?
Just wait untill settlement is my advice and talk to them first as you both have to pay you both should make the decision on type colour ect. I had a…
Home library / reading room???
Oh BOY I'd love to have this room!!!! *envious*
I'd put concertina doors opening outwards to reveal the glorious floor to ceiling back wall, directly opposite/first…
Jul 08, 2008 11:00 am
no idea, I will be asking this at tender, it was 2 different s/c, one said 1888 the other said 3888, so I will be asking for a price breakdown at tender
Which dining table?
thankyou for your detailed response
theres no doubt at all it will be absolutely STUNNING!
pest and weed survey
just thought id introduce myself, my names Harvey and im in the process of opening a small buisness here in Sydney doing pest control, weed control, general…
Channel Nine Domestic Blitz
Ok, I'm back with the answer to my own question.
I emailed the Dulux website and a day later got a reply (pretty darn good, eh?!), and the colour in that particular ad…
This is the master bedroom for the house we are building... Plan is to imitate it as much as posible... Carpet & walls are will be the same colour...
Deep Connect site dunny??
Is it possible to connect a "deep connect" temporary site dunny to the sewer inspection hole at the back of my plot??
Miele dishwasher bargains
Agree with 'chelle about the Choice subscription. Just joined up a week or two ago to look at dishwashers, TVs etc. Once you join up you can print out all the documents…
Jul 15, 2008 4:15 pm
The tap is important as we needed to change our filter this week and you need to turn the tap off first!
Matt I never turned my water…
Jul 16, 2008 9:34 am
Help me organise my house PLEASE!
Yes I did post it twice, I thought it might get more traffic that way. Sorry if that was confussing. My reply in the other area (decorating) reads better than this one so…
Jul 16, 2008 8:30 pm
Nine Foot Ceilings Question
Another option which I've seen in some displays, is to have a recessed ceiling in some rooms (like a niche only on the ceiling), this can look really good.