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Building construction during rainy season in Melbourne
You might be an engineer but your opinions outside engineering are just layperson views. I am building expert and my opinions in…
Banksia Grove "red earth" blocks at front retaining walls
Any idea what color is between grey and "red earth" blocks - I thought this colour may be the "transition" colour from "red earth" to grey...
Bulkhead not plumb. Builder claims it's fine. Thoughts?
It's not hard they just don't want to do it. Don't take no for an answer, that's a shi1t job whichever way you look at it.
Brisbane Building Inspector Recomendations
We are drawing closer to practical completion and would like to engage a building inspector with a good reputation to act on our behalf and inspect prior to handover does…
Next doors Builder dumping rubbish on our vacant lot. Help
Pretty straight forward... Contact the builder. I have seen this solved most of the times and pretty quickly just by asking nicely. Say that you…
Regatta 2920 (Planbuild -Brisbane) - Handover complete :)
Louii383, Savish, Cinquain and Kailie86, how was your overall experience with PB? Rate from 1 to 10, with 10…
Converting Benjamin Moore colours to Dulux colours
Check out this link here. http://encycolorpedia.com/6b7071 Taubmans Private Jet seems to be the closest. Run your other color through there to see what the closest match is.
HELP! No access down left side of house. See pictures!
Well, relocating the HWS definitely seems to be your best option at this point then, so you can at least still have some access on that side. Hopefully the builder is…
Building new house with Red Ink Homes plans nearly complete
great thanks just what I wanted
henley homes/cosham interiors sienna Q1 eden gardens epping
Hey mate just thinking of going ahead and building the siena q1 with hanley but we have a big problem of not having the house on display anywhere, if you have finish…
Building with RedInk, Anyone tile to ceiling their bathrooms
Thanks for your replies - I certainly hope it is not 10-20K, otherwise that will get taken off the restart list pretty quickly!
House and Land Package near Bridge St , Schofields 2072
Hi everyone, I would like to hear your opinion and thoughts in regards to high voltage transmission towers and line that is near my new house and land package at…
Building a Coral Coolum 30 at Logan Village
Hi there, great reading your progress so far We are also building in this estate. Building the Plantation Retreat. We had land registration in February (supposed to be…
101 Residential build- Burns Beach _Handover
Hey R34 - haven't logged in for a while but great to see you finished and moved in. Rather embarassingly, your landscaping has done a lot better than the sandpit we still…
self installed ducted a/c & glass splashback in new build?
I should note that our consultant was on a fixed commission per sale, so the final value of the house was unimportant to him. A consultant on a percentage commission is…
New ideas like a Scullery, Store room, Drop Zone ?
I love reading the British and US home mags, they have some great designs! I think we'll start to see more jack and jill bathrooms, and more attic…
Building inspector for building in North West Sydney
Thanks Matt1. Have you specifically requested inspections at these stages or they normally do inspections at these stages only?
Staircase / balustrades - has anyone upgraded?
Thanks for that it looks great!! I think I will call general stairs who are the contractors for the staircase and ask for some upgrade prices, we could certainly change…
Unique Solar Chimney in new SIP construction house
Thanks Georges for your great comments. Superior Panel makes roof panels like Bondor & did look at using metal skin SIPS for walls, but considered that system to be too…
Electrical conduits for internal leaf brick walls?
Hi Beazley 77 You wouldn't need to conduit internal GPO's as this can be joined in roofspace at later stage. make sure you place all included…
Not what we asked for BUT signed contract
Good result and yes I think someone may buy it. Get a valuation for and and donate it to a charitable organisation and claim it as a tax deduction.... That way you get…
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