DIY, Home Maintenance & Repair
Repairing lumpy render patch
Some useful information https://www.homebuilding.co.uk/repairin ... nd-render/
Skirting boards pulling away from wall and floor tiles
You need to engage a very experienced building consultant to assess what is happening with your home and to do forensic on whether the builder has followed approved drawings.
Colorbond Privacy screen with 65mm colorbond posts
Hi all, I wanted to see if there was a easy method to achieving a privacy screen when i have 65mm posts holding up my fence. The only off the shelf ones i see work with c…
White spots on windows and white streaky bricks.
We have recently moved into a new house and after they have used an acid wash to clean the mortar off the bricks it has left a white streaky effect running down the…
Updating exterior of a dark brown brick home
Hi I have a 70's dark brown brick home with a brown tiled roof and yellow cream coloured eaves, gutters, garage door, fence and fascia board. The windows have bronze…
Advice DYI Water feature Wall Projecting Spillway
Hey Guys Hope im posting in the correct forum and respecting the rules here. I am doing some work in the backyard with landscaping, im a bit of a handy man. I have a…
neighbours have damaged fence. Who's cost to repair is it?
Whatever percentage of blame is their fault, is the percentage of repair costs they pay. Seems obvious they are 100% at fault.
Steel Beams Rusting
Your problem sounds similar to another thread that I think would be good for you to read. viewtopic.php?f=3&t=83659&p=1566589&hilit=+rust#p1566589 In the case of the…
remote receiver for garage roller door not receiving
Happy Happy Happy? For the first time in nearly 4 years I can open my garage door by remote!
Garage expansion joint waterproofing and concrete repair
I have an expansion joint in my property that extends to the garage directly underground. Above ground the joint is covered by tiles but the grouting has worn away…
Front door weatherproofing and fixing to panel fencing
Dkun, Raven makes a spring loaded pivoting weather seal for door bases. When installed it effectively seals against anything, and the only way water could enter would be…
Vertical crack down wall trying to understand options.
Thanks Stewie its brick veneer.
Down pipes aren't connected and no storm water drainGe
You need to fix this asap. Realistically it is better for you to have the area excavated and put in storm water lines connected to your main storm water.
large tiled balcony leaking to underneath car port
HANG ON HANG ON. Everyone's jumping at the idea that the balcony is leaking. The underside of the balcony is lined, remove the lining and look what is in there. I can see…