Building Standards; Getting It Right!
Incorrect concrete pad level where water tank sits
There is more HH when relating to a charged RWT system (from gutter to top of tank or to the water level if plumbed with a Supadiverta system). This is different to a…
Damp proof course less than 150mm above adjacent ground
Are you in a low intensity rainfall region and are some of the weep holes under cover? The full regulations are below. NCC-BCA V2…
Soil surface movement Ys value - 60. H1 or H2 slab as per A
are you an engineer? if not, you don't have much of a say. Imagine the conversation with the engineer " I was on this internet forum, and somone on there said blah blah…
Need a consultant / surveyor to confirm PCA standards.
It comes under forensic plumbing inspection/investigation. Google using the key words and your region. Companies who do this also prepare reports etc whereas a capable…
Looks like they short cut the alignment. 100 x 90mm PVC Storm Pipe Adaptor. https://www.bunnings.com.au/holman-100- ... r_p4770444
Putting a slanted roof on a pergola with level beams
Setback in brisbane (less than 40 cm) Eave hanging on my lan
Hi. I bought land in Annerley 467 Sqm divided land. Width of the land is abt 10 m. My next door has got a heritage building that is abt 9.2 m width. Their house is too…
Can someone please explain what on earth is going on here
Thanks for taking the time to reply guys... i will somehow have to raise it with the site supervisor without giving away i was onsite without permission. I will call the…
Truncation to be used for Open Space Determination?
Does anyone have any experience with the inclusion or exclusion of the truncation area in the calculation for open space? I.e., can you have a bigger house due to the…
Interpretation of Building Regulation 85 (Victoria)
also you're looking at the wrong regulation. Reg 79 captures what you're talking about http://classic.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/ ... 0/s79.html
Building Envelopes Brisbane - how strict are they?
depends on council overlays where i am trees are protected none can be pruned more than 10% from memory
Building code questions holding up sale - please help!
Seriously, i wouldn't count on the builder or council recuing your sale... as they both screwed up. Cheers Chris
CDC - Does building on top of a balcony count as a STOREY?
Yes Balcony is on the ground floor, but note there is the garage in the "lower ground floor". That's why part of the balcony is 2.2m above NGL. So building above the…
Installation of weep holes and vent to rendered exterior of
Tank you for you valuable information
I'm short! Vanity height for a over the counter basin?