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 12:47 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 10:00 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 3:15 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 8:34 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 7:30 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.
Question about blogs
Oh that's clever - so I just click on that every day and it will give me any new posts, looks like?
Whats the condition of the chipboard?? My floors were chipboard and my partner just put 12mm jarrah floorboards on top. He used glue (liquid nails??) and he also secret…
Neighbours drive on our land!
Uh...let's see...the unit was originally my grandparents'...they bought it in 1995 (as it is now, with the existing fencing and layout)...so that's 13 years.
Brick above garage door.
:lol: Mozzie, but you know how these builders do like to charge!!!.....remember that left kidney you had to sacrifice for…
Side Gate latch problem
A brick wall extends off the front corner of the house then becomes a coulorbond gate and fence.
The gate has a slide bolt and when the gate is closed the end of the bolt…
Jul 20, 2008 10:13 am
I have an Oregon Scientific WMR 968 wireless weather station, which I purchased from US from ebay several years ago. It cost me…
What's wrong with Ikea?? I think they have some great storage idea…
When is enough .. enough?
We blew our budget by about $100K!! But that was because I am quite young and didnt know anything about building. I was just hoping that we would get a house for $150k…
Who to hire
ADX Building Systems
Acoustic Materials &/or Services - Edwardstown, SA
844 South Rd
Ph:( 08 ) 8292…
Jul 22, 2008 7:23 pm
Law Clerk versus Solicitors
Solicitor is a lawyer, with a fully fledged law degree.
Law clerk has done further study and has quite thorough knowledge of the law but no law…