Pre start Ventura Homes
if you have not signed up with the builder than i have started a new concept in western australia to Visualise the Floor plans in real size so you can walk…
Jul 19, 2019 5:22 pm
Wood look tile plank lengths
I'm looking for advice choosing 1800mm or 1200mm length planks. What are the pros and cons of laying either one? Warping? Cutting? Hallways? Cost?
True Extent of Building defects revealed
Sobering reading, If and when your building defect complaints ever makes it to the courts,
You will need to be well prepared, get expert advice take photos, collect…
More info required, on Slope, Soil type, Retention,trickle/discharge, pressurised,RLs, etc
Many councils also used different rainfall/flow models
Storm water bore hole.
There is something called a Soak Well which can be used in certain conditions.
They are very popular in WA where they work very well on sandy soils.
To find out more see
Is this normal for a colorbond roof. It's dune colour but look patchy (if that's the right word)
Tile Package or Self Source
We are considering building with Dale Alcock in Perth and wondering what the general consensus is on floor tiling. Is it better to go with them and or source the…
May 09, 2019 12:06 pm
Timber Floating shelves perth
Looking for recommendations about diy floating shelves in perth.
*ideas on a timber supplier who will provide a finished, quality place of timber ready to…
Bad quality Clipsal power points?
I have the ones which are certified. Surprisingly many of them do have SAI certification those days, most of the vendors provide certificates upon request and then they…
Apr 10, 2019 10:28 pm
Road Signs on Crossover
We have a 4P sign that sits just on the side of the crossover which will be impacted once we begin to build our crossover. To get the sign removed/relocated is…
Drilling into brick - please help
Thank you all, I got it sorted, got some better wall plugs and screws and had to drill new holes and it is holding. Thanks to you both!
Cost comparison for third storey
lol! I kinda forget how much space there actually is in these sort of homes. You'd enjoy how they are built to be affordable there in SL. On-site labour is relatively…
Importing kitchen from China
Not ordered yet as waiting for the walls to be built up first, so I can run the exact measurements.
I done designs and asked for quotations from Foshan Ais Living and…
Jan 18, 2019 9:18 pm
My builder used them as standard
They have decent warranty and they do abide by it and arrange plumber to replace any faulty items in first 12 months
I have appreciated…
Jan 15, 2019 11:58 pm
Does anyone have a picture of surfmist as their main render and woodland grey or basalt contrast render in their front elevation?
Thanks in advance.
Neighbour paraplet wall?
The wall height is under 3.0m so I think it will comply.
Windows from habitable rooms are set back 1.5m exactly for this reason.
Unfortunately I don't think your concerns…
I haven't looked at this thread for years and years and here's DamJam now looking for a DYI flatpack
dumbwaiter kit earlier this year at half the going rate. …
Rotten timber concern
If you don't have the structural Drawings I highly recommend you get a copy from
The council's Building department assuming the builder has not given them to you.
Bullnose window sill
Can anybody in the Hillarys WA area tell me where I can pick up a length of 170x30 mdf bullnose window sill.
Thanks in advance..
Gutters & Downpipes
It wouldn't be worth the hassle of fighting over it anyway. Are you on stormwater drainage or soak wells? If it is a real hassle having a connection done, maybe you could…
Keystart Refinance Times
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Hi there KD1sthome,
It is great to hear you are ready to submit your application. If it is through a broker, then they could give…
Hamptons coastal front elevation
Thanks for the reply.
We have left the windows plain as they will have plantation shutters installed so we didn't want them to look too busy.
We did originally have the…
Looking for advice on private builders
Hi same boat here, we are probably 50% complete with a private builder, I too was roaming this forum thought it was time to contribute.
Main reason, we went private was…
Do not know what is the official name for the rubber seal/gasket that holds the actual glass in place.
I had double glazed windows put in and cannot get rid of a…
Can see any Real Engineering there...?
These are just Marketing Rendered Images you would do best to market your engineering services in
India where every week
Like many other member of homeone forum, we've been stalking and lurking other people's posts for quite some time
Finally we have the opportunity (and privilege) to…
Change of Plans - Home Theatre
I have been in my newly built home for just over a year now and as part of my build I allowed for a large games room that would be a dedicated theatre 4.93 x 6.29…