random101Neighbour started demolition / renovations before permit
Hi all, Just a quick one. I am doing a demolition and my neighbour, decided it would be a good time for him to start knocking over his house as well. Albeit - we are…
coffecup1978Create a storage room in rumpus room? regulations?
Hi, I'm very new to the whole house reno thing. I have a rather large rumpus room upstairs that I don't use for much, and I am considering building a storage room at the…
sweetswisssteelHas anyone ever actually paid advertised price to build.
Of course it's possible. But not likely.
insiderHelp verifying/understanding my site investigation report
If you are using a soil report form 2007 then you will definitely need a new as the Australian standards have changed since then. An engineer can use engineering…
krishna85Anyone buying land or HLP in Melton South
Hi nx437, I have recently bought lot in Artherstone jan 2018. This is in palara 32 and was wondering if you could provide some insights on growth of this suburb. Regards, Hari
redcaliProcess of getting a building permit for an existing pergola
Youre entire question depends entirely on your local government/council. Mine has a specific form for existing developments which outlines what you need to have prior to…
building-expertHas anyone rectified slab heave successfully
Something is very wrong with this. My experience with VCAT. Cc is that any agreement reached is documented and signed by both parties. Two day cooling off applies if…
GidgettHaymes paint wanting light grey "imagine" Vs "silver screen"
30 December 2018
Maybe use Greyology 3? I personally love silver screen!
ohgoshBought a 2yr old home, no p-trap in shower
11 December 2018
Hi all, we recently bought a home which was built in 2016. There is a strong sewer smell coming from the ensuite shower, and after having a look I have realized that there…
SaveH2ONeighbour's Extension Encroached our land (what to do?)
8 November 2018
How do you know it is encroaching? Have you had a survey done and is it a legal extension (apart from the possible encroachment)?
MadmanSeanBuilding investment property in Warragul
2 October 2018
The advertised 18 week time frame for Simonds Express home builds is an under statement to say the least... I met with Simonds Sales rep 29/11/2017. Signed house build…
IamSAMWho should I talk to if cabniet in kitchen needs repair
20 September 2018
millerl10Gap between external house walls corner join
19 September 2018
Hi Guys, I bought my house a year ago and only just noticed this. The side of the house is brick however the rest is sycon cladding. On one side there is a clear gap…