Owner Builder Forum
kayandandyInsulated garages and other housey musings
11 May 2010
Whilst I wait patiently for quotes to start rolling in (it seems Mr Rudd and his school money are making things tough for the likes of me!) I have been looking into…
kayandandyGrano booked, need a second plumbing quote
13 May 2010
Hi All I am soooooooooo excited. We have confirmed our ground level pad today and cant believe we are finally starting. At the last minute we decided we wanted polished…
building the belle1OBing in the Blue Mountains NSW
19 May 2010
Hi Benn We're not OB ing but we are attempting to build in the blue mtns...v. scared about council and fire requirements! Maybe we can help each other anyway. Where abouts…
mummagooseHebel blocks - anyone experienced cracks???
26 May 2010
I'll be interested to see the replies to this one too! Though there have been a couple of other threads about hebel ... did you do a search? (I don't think they were very…
GavScotttiled or normal shower base pros and cons
27 May 2010
What we've learned - Adelaide seems to be mostly tiled showers. If you've got large floor tiles, then it makes the tiling to the drain harder - the tiler has to cut the…
Casa2Mortar blobs ALL over the frame. Whose responsibility is it?
2 June 2010
Wouldn't the brick cleaners take care of this?
chippyBuilding License: Need Structural engineer Perth WA
17 June 2010
Yes that's them. They were cheaper than my estimate for engineering so I was happy with that. I got one other quote and it was 3 times as much as I paid for Prompot. The…
bingoshelleyElectrical wiring costs per downlight/powerpoint
1 July 2010
our electrician charged us all up $6980.00 this includes underground wiring from pit to meterbox,main earth switch, smoke detector,switchboard,wiring to hot water…
ECOECODoes this sound reasonable? Would you go ahead?
2 July 2010
ACCC website... http://www.accc.gov.au/content/index.ph ... mId/815362 The shop has a sign that says 'no refunds' Traders can…
jbarrington13Re: Needed : Tiler in Perth with references.
6 July 2010
Hi, I have a house in Balcatta in Perth, WA that needs the laundry tiled. The cabinets are all in and it needs the floor done and also the tiling above the counters. We…
bingoshelleyColorbond roof, Frame & Truss recs Eastern subs melbourne?
8 July 2010
hi welcome to ob world for trusses and frames try epping timber yard and trusspro ballarat we found these the most competive dont think you have to source suppliers…
suprokAnyone want to recommend a drafter or Architect in Melbourne
12 July 2010
Hi, We are in the same situation - could we get the PMs as well please. Inner west Melbourne. Thanks, Mark.