Floor Tiles - Ceramic vs Porcelain ??
Here is the distinction among ceramic and porcelain tiles:
1) Porcelain tiles have a water ingestion rate of 0.5%
2) Ceramic is generally not sturdy enough for outside…
Alumiere / semi-commercial windows
We used semi-commercial windows from Schuco in our build. We could have specified different sized reveals, but we integrated pelmets into our house design, so reveals…
What size bedhead?
We are going to order a custom covered fabric bedhead and I'm after some advise on what style / height to get. It is for a king size bed.
The bed is going in front of…
Nov 29, 2018 1:20 pm
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We went charcoal on the walls, and castle grey on the ceiling in ours.
Soundproofing plaster (13mm) and insulation in the walls
Hybrid Flooring vs Luxury Vinyl Plank
I looked at the Karndean vinly planks today and they look great.
Then went to another store and they tried to steer me away from vinyl and toward hybrid.
He stated he…
Embelton Bamboo Flooring
Thinking of putting Embelton Aqua Tuf in New England BlackButt, in my home.
1/ Is it better on top of tiles or remove ceramic tiles?
2/ do you need under…
Window architraves vs plaster reveal
I am currently renovating and am looking to get a Matt black sliding door and window in our living room. We wanted the window frame to be a plaster reveal style…
sanding back interior wall to repaint
I painted a feature wall in my house with Dulux Concrete Effect and was quite happy with the result. I then sealed it with Bergers Jet Dry Stone and Paving…
Bathroom Paint Sheen
We decided we wanted to go with Dulux Domino as our paint for the bathroom, problem being that the only way we can get it is with Dulux Aquanamel Semi Gloss for a…
Best Place for Hardwood Flooring
Looking for some sort of warehouse/outlet style store for timber flooring in Sydney.
Something similar to the tile factory outlet (TFO) in Smithfield. We've made…
Coverings for bifold glass doors
Anyone got any photos or suggestions?
We have 2 big glass doors that meet together in the middle going from kitchen/living out to patio. I’m hoping to do shutters in…
I don’t know where to start with this room, it’s very very light filled and beautiful and then I’ve got white lounges and dreadful down lights…
Nov 05, 2018 8:57 pm
Need ur thoughts
Regarding furniture, modern furniture I am trying to get the thoughts about the layout
Nov 05, 2018 10:16 am
So after everyone has here hijacked this post for their own purpose....LOL!!
I always love Freedom and Domain, - 1, they are pretty much everywhere and easily found.
My Karndean Mountain Spotted Gum
Smart home light switches - zigbee?
I’ve got Alexa, via voice I can control 20 odd Hue bulbs individually or in groups and also 6 seperate Sonos music zones. You don’t usually have smart light switches…
help me with this design
Thanks! I also think it's worth as a deco and tv at the same time. I will have to do a debate with my s/o with this product.
By rotating I mean the photos would take…
Anyone used paint colour 'Earth Child'?
No but it's the one I'm considering for internal walls. Did you choose this colour? and how did it go? What is your general colour scheme. Mine is deep but soft grey and white.
This is a display home in Perth the wall colour is beige royal 100% the colour looks stunning in person
Bed Linen recommendations?
Have you tried Bamboo Sheets?! I just got a set for me and my partner and I have to say, it was worth every penny.
I got mine at linenly.com.au. They ship fast, it's free…
White risers for new stairs
I am a bit concerned with moisture but I think it would only be exposed to moisture during cleaning.
I am not sure though how they are are going connect the…
White frame or Chrome frame Downlights ?
Chrome looks better hence it's more popular. Also a bit more expensive
Building Ambassador 41 Wisdom Homes
DA 17 Jan 2018, Slab 19 Mar 2018, Frame 20 Apr 2018, Bricks…
Suggestions for CHEAP flooring
That's a big area to cover with $1000. Why put down board onto a concrete slab? Go straight to vinyl planks. Easy top lay yourselves.
We're trying to find either 200 x 200mm or 300 x 300mm floor tiles in black and white.
We are going for the classic look in our entrance approx 1.5m x 5m as in the photo…
Plaster skim coat over painted render
I'm looking in to renovating my house and have the same issue you had. I'd like to paint the walls but that are finished with a rough plaster that has…
Sheet flooring over existing weatherboards
Longtime reader of this forum and first time poster.
Im renovating an old california bungalow and due to variances in in existing floor levels and finishes i need…
Joins in carpet
It’s a problem with homes with larger open plan spaces, but it is also very dependent on the carpet. It tends to be worse with plain finely cut carpets and less…
Cost to paint exterior of house?
Painting and renovating a house, shop or any other premise is a crucial task as it along with giving a rich look to your house helps in transforming it to a home. For this…
Tiler damaged balcony tile...how to fix?
Oops! My bad.
The forum spammer has had a free ride on various threads for some time, probably because the reporting process is not prominent. I'll send an improvement…
I’m trying to find some discontinued Italian floor tiles; required after a kitchen renovation.
Refin Corte dei Principi (12” x 12”)
Need 40 or so; and a little…
Besides aesthetics, the golden rule is when laying floor boards on joists, the board must be at right angle to joists and not parallel to distribute load more…
Laying timber over tiles
We have kind of done this, however with ply in between. One little issue, a creaking sound in our hallway, but apart from this, has been perfect.