TolstoyAlfresco - Concrete Slab or Strip Footing?
29 September 2008
Thanks for the feedback. Have spoken to the builder and they will only provide a flat level slab to Alfresco, it is up to me to ensure water able to run off. Based on this…
Yak_ChatRough idea on cost to open up this small verandah?
30 September 2008
If you're a bit reluctant, grab the local paper (suburb area paper not state) and ring a few handymen/builders and ask for a quote. That might then inspire hubby to…
to_do_listChâteau TDL: The Cubby Chapter....Update 05 October
8 October 2008
Got one just not in the photos.....
kexkezswimming pool glass calcium and water marks
8 October 2008
thre's another set of postings somewhere on keeping shower screens clean. ther was mention of something to use on the glass when it was brand new to cut down on damage to…
woodseyOutdoor settings- wheres the best place to get them
15 October 2008
Thanks guys! Im after aluminium! ive seen a few good ones at bunnings! too many chose from!
grace_slickHow hard is it to install a hanging plant?
19 October 2008
I want to get some hanging plants for our front patio, but how hard will it be for the handyman to install the hooks/holes in the patio ceiling? We've already got…
PaulaPool Interior - New Zealand Pool Pebble - Blue Chip % ?
28 October 2008
I think the best thing would be to get a puc of the colour you want and copy that
Yak_ChatRenting a property with an in-ground pool - Help!!
5 December 2008
I seriously suggest getting a Kreepy Mandatory One of these http://www.poolcenter.com/Kreepy_Kauly_Image.jpg
installation inspectorcantilever umbrella recommendations
1 January 2009
I purchased a $100-odd outdoor umbrella (for above the spa) from Bunnings a couple of years ago and the cord has broken twice, and I am not going to replace the cord…
Mrs BOutdoor entertaining space... almost complete!
3 January 2009
Hi Troy Fantastic makeover! You have certainly created the 'wow' factor in such a short time. I really like the design and easy to maintain. It is so easy to sometimes…
DukekamayaDecking advice for the "young player"
8 January 2009
You really don't need to posts/stirrups that close. The smallest size bearer is 90mmx70mm and will span around 1600mm comfortably. Your 90mmx45mm joists will span around…
cobyleeTo Deck or to Pave... lots viewing, not many posting :-(
13 January 2009
thanks for the replies and thoughts both on topic and off. we've decided to pave, mainly because of the price of timber at present and also due to our intentions to move…
BamNo untidy doormats here! Update: PROJECT COMPLETE!!
24 January 2009
Looks awesome!!! Mr Kek did a wonderful job - love the intergrated mat!