DIY, Home Maintenance & Repair
tim mitchellDav%y pumps for the toilets keeps going on it's own
16 February 2011
pressure pumps i have found cause cisterns to let water pass due to the pressure. check the pressure switch or even put a pressure limiting valve on the line to suit…
ledgend80How to fix small scratches in White Cooktop?
20 February 2011
maybe you could get onto one of the companies that respary bath tubs. They may be able to help you. Or you could pull the cook top out and take it to a powder coater and…
Uncle Arfurcaroma quietflush inlet valve problems
22 February 2011
Ive found fix-a-loo to be a far inferior brand of valve. You didn't say why 'serviced' the valve in the first place. Ive found the Caroma ones virtually fool proof and…
grinderRemoving Rust/Painting Iron Strappings Under House
4 March 2011
hey , what you could do is use a steel etching primer, what it does it etch into the steel much like acid etching concrete. it "should" allow…
btherlProbable leaking roof but don't know what's happened!
18 March 2011
Looks like 5 days since you posted this, have you sorted it out? It's quite possible for water to come through light fittings during heavy rain, especially if there's…
gappu99one year old house,warranty issues and insurance cover.
22 March 2011
Not sure I am posting this in the right place,anyhow I have a one year old house and have noticed a few cracks appearing on some internal walls and one of the door not…
foc1What Causes My Main Power Switch To Shut Off?
10 April 2011
Here in OZ we generally have seperate RCD's for lights and powerpoints so if it is the same there then see if you can see which ones are which as well as isolating…
tracyelOur front verandah has a leak when it rains
16 April 2011
I'm hoping someone can help me. When it rains, water gets in downstairs via the upstairs verandah. We think it is because the tiles on the verandah were not installed (by…
Uncle ArfurFix a hole in my wall due to roller blind
22 April 2011
Unless the new screws go into timber the same thing will eventually happen again. You will need special plugs for gyprock fixing or toggle bolts etc because gyprock…
SdegraafI really need HELP from Homeoners!! Please
8 June 2011
Hi, If you are in victoria i would call the Building Commission and make a complaint about the solar panel company. Then i would pay a builder to find out why the leak is…
Grout PerfectNew DIY kits available for ugly grout.
21 June 2011
Hi Everyone We are recieving great comments on our DIY grout colour sealing products if you would like to protect your grout or maybe just change the colour of your grout…