Jodeesanding & polishing timber flooring ourselves...any advi
4 November 2006
ThereminRaising Queenslander which is already built under
17 November 2006
I can't see how it would be possible to lift a house without demolishing the ceiling and most if not all of the walls. When our house was lifted they ran a few big beams…
renomartI’d like to thank this forum and all its participants!!
23 November 2006
Good going! Congratulations.
BestBuilderIs bad service a sign a builder might be in trouble?
30 November 2006
When companies close and get taken over it seems a common story that the service is terrible. Usually it starts because the original company is in trouble, cost…
emjay_blueBuilder needed for pole home renovation - Perth
4 January 2007
Hiya, Have come to a standstill in the renos and would appreciate some guidance. We have a pole home in the Perth hills and are half way through the renovations, We…
aspiringpropertymogulWhat to include in my new home
19 January 2007
Think of all the the places you have lived and what you hated about them... then think about what would have made that place better. A couple of things that i have done…
ausdesignBuilding rooms underneath a post war weatherboard house.
23 January 2007
A ceiling can go down to I think 1500 in a situation like an attic, but if it is a habitable room has to average 2400. A kitchen, bathroom, toilet, airlock, hallway etc 2100
calmarRough costs for stumping on steeply sloping block?
24 January 2007
Hi All, I have been looking for information from this forum, there has been some very useful advice but unfortunately nothing that relates exactly to the problem that I…
col_sGarage Conversions, great idea or false economy?
24 January 2007
Thanks, (the house is 5.5 years old. The photo was old). Your opinions are much what I was starting to think. The mods would be great personally but expensive,…
BestBuilderHow do I save $$ on a new building project.
28 January 2007
Hi KingLeo Who is your builder? Mainstream of small builder? Often its a case of going without - as bunoluvas said. Go without flooring, go without painting, go…
MichelleWant to add 2 bedrooms to 14yo Allworth home
29 January 2007
No door!!! It defeats the effect of the breeze way. (Funny, now I am imagining a little timber platform with steps from all four sides where you would walk…
il-PrimoRubbish dumped on vacant land, what action can be taken?
6 February 2007
I have had the same problem; rubbish/debris dumped on my vacant land. My nextdoor neighbour and the one opposite me were building at the same time. It was hard to keep an…