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Ursh
Ursh
30 March 2017

Home Renovation Blogs

Home Renovation Blogs
1, 2, 3

Great one sharing for renovation work. There exist they are more famous for their interior service and gives unique interior work in budget.

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Ursh
Mar 30, 2017 12:18 am
KTLOU
KTLOU
15 October

Grey Pebble quarter by Dulux.

Grey Pebble quarter by Dulux.

Has anyone puctures and or reviews of this interior colour? Im looking for a 'greige' and this colour has me intrigued.

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KTLOU
Oct 15, 2018 2:44 pm
MJS
MJS
13 October

Renovating - raising ceiling height of a 4 year old 2 -store

Renovating - raising ceiling height of a 4 year old 2 -store

We’ve got regrets for not having a high ceiling on the ground floor. It is a 2 storey home. Is it too late to increase ceiling height? Has anyone done it? Your input…

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MJS
Oct 13, 2018 7:05 pm
meminiau
meminiau
11 October

Pool earthing rod missing

Pool earthing rod missing

Hi all We had a new pool put in a few months ago. I'm on the process of landscaping around it and I've found a wire coming from the concrete pool that I reckon is the…

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meminiau
Oct 11, 2018 3:34 pm
arcadelt
arcadelt
7 October

DIY ideas?

DIY ideas?

Since you like reading and bird watching there, perhaps you could cover the cushions with fabric depicting your favourite Australian books or birds.

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arcadelt
Oct 07, 2018 10:32 am

We are the cheapest fabricator of solid surface a non porous non stain and repairable material we do 30 mm thick front edge or 40 mm thick front edge we can deliver the…

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Pacman19833
Oct 03, 2018 1:06 pm

Hi, We're in Melbourne. Want to build a new fully detached 6m x 6m carport, ideally with 4 posts, on a concrete slab, with rolladoor onto rear alley Doesn't attach to…

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sxwallac
Oct 02, 2018 9:40 am

Have just bought a 2 bedroom unit in a 20yo apartment. Need some help on sprucing up the kitchen and bathroom. Functionally they…

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Dezz
Sep 29, 2018 6:33 pm
spb
spb
29 September

Reblocking - do I need it?

Reblocking - do I need it?

I'm planning kitchen and bathroom renos. Kitchen will include removing a wall to open up to lounge, so I'll be adding some structural steel. I've started with getting a…

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spb
Sep 29, 2018 3:04 pm

It is not only spacer, but overall profile itself. For example, this is how one of the best profiles in the world look like - you can see that is not only warm spacers,…

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alexp79
Sep 05, 2018 12:50 am
Ape
Ape
2 September

Extending Floor Structure

Extending Floor Structure

The roof will be a simple 'lean to' roof, tucked underneath the existing eave. It's only 3 metres wide, sloping 5deg (I think, or the minimum allowed for colorbond). That…

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Ape
Sep 02, 2018 11:28 am
Lucie
Lucie
31 August

Render colours

Render colours

Hi We have classic cream windows and I’m looking for advice on best colour for exterior render - I am looking at Victorian Pewter

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Lucie
Aug 31, 2018 5:31 pm
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Althom
Aug 31, 2018 4:16 pm
Althom
DonnaP
DonnaP
22 August

Futuro door monitor

Futuro door monitor

Sorry but unsure of the model no. New system just moved in and it keeps flashing lights both on the front door button and flashing lights on panel inside the house. We…

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DonnaP
Aug 22, 2018 8:52 pm
dexx
dexx
18 August

Plasterer in Perth, WA?

Plasterer in Perth, WA?

The job is done. I can recommend Joel (0439526059) who did a great job at a reasonable price.

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dexx
Aug 18, 2018 4:38 pm
red wolf
red wolf
16 August

Before and After - exciting!

Before and After - exciting!

The transformation is wonderful!! Great job!

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red wolf
Aug 16, 2018 7:35 am

Quality of cornice repair

Quality of cornice repair

Thanks for the photos Those standards don't form part of the contract Get copies of your construction and more importantly engineering drawings & Details, as they form…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Aug 10, 2018 8:39 am
StructuralBIMGuy
red wolf
red wolf
4 August

Review of layout for home extension

Review of layout for home extension

I think the layout of your home seems great. Best of luck!

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red wolf
Aug 04, 2018 1:51 am
red wolf
red wolf
28 July

Wardrobe doors help

Wardrobe doors help

No, I just have plain brown doors with no mirrors. But, adding a mirror is a good idea since it can help you get ready in the morning.

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red wolf
Jul 28, 2018 3:35 am
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StructuralBIMGuy
Jul 26, 2018 7:49 am
StructuralBIMGuy
red wolf
red wolf
17 July

Basement ideas???

Basement ideas???

Hi, If you want to make your basement to have a more cozy feel I'd add a nice couch for people to sit on. Also, some comfy chairs so people can socialize will make the…

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red wolf
Jul 17, 2018 3:27 am

Extending a steel frame home

Extending a steel frame home

Yes, I'm doing the designs, engineering & Costings for one at the moment (OB) in perth/guldford It depends on your design? More info required You will need to leverage…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Jul 16, 2018 9:09 am
StructuralBIMGuy
raelph
raelph
14 July

foil backed insulation

foil backed insulation

I need some foil backed insulation but cannot find thick enough. R2 insulation is available in rolls and I thought if I add some silver sided sarking below the insulation…

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raelph
Jul 14, 2018 1:55 pm

Protecting Bottom Wall Plates in Brick Veneer Extension

Protecting Bottom Wall Plates in Brick Veneer Extension

mai-au Who approved your Flashing & Waterproofing details Are they code Compliant or certified as an alternate Solution? More info required

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StructuralBIMGuy
Jul 08, 2018 9:40 am
StructuralBIMGuy
jetbootz
jetbootz
1 July

Renovation rules in QLD

Renovation rules in QLD

thanks for reply . I was actually going to get a builder to do the reno - at 49% increase in size, then , about 6 months later , do that same thing again but knock over…

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jetbootz
Jul 01, 2018 6:01 pm
BellaFW
BellaFW
29 June

Looking for a Project Manager

Looking for a Project Manager

Hey, last time we did renovation we hired inOne. They did really a lot of work for us, as we wanted to make a part of house our office. It was a hell of project, but they…

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BellaFW
Jun 29, 2018 7:42 pm

Hi guys, I'm after a supply of western red cedar to clad the outside of a bedroom, aiming for it to look something like this: If anybody knows where to get it, and a…

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JeremyKirkham
Jun 28, 2018 8:15 am
Marieke
Marieke
25 June

FlameZone cladding?

FlameZone cladding?

Thanks! I did find this brochure online too but it's not 100% clear to me. I've emailed JH for clarification on what can and can't be used in their fireproof wall systems.

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Marieke
Jun 25, 2018 8:30 am
Hedgewitch
Hedgewitch
23 June

Kit home addition?

Kit home addition?

No specific details at the moment as it was just an idea. I was thinking treated wood framework and weatherboard /corrigated iron consisting of about 6 rooms. One house…

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Hedgewitch
Jun 23, 2018 5:24 pm
Hedgewitch
kks
kks
17 June

PPOR Renovation

PPOR Renovation

That garage area looks oh-so-economically-tempting as a base for the proposed revamp. Then, something innovative ("West" side, maybe???) for the car. How's your council…

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kks
Jun 17, 2018 3:32 pm

Second Story addition

Second Story addition

Hi Steve-B Thanks for the photos Considering your house is going on 19 years old, minor cracking is expected Though, It would be a good idea to repair that downpipe to SW…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Jun 15, 2018 8:56 pm
StructuralBIMGuy

Adding en-suite

Adding en-suite

Sorry Guys But I Disagree singh.ishpreet ish I suggest you shop around Currently you can get a whole house (Planning, Building & Engineering) for that price in perth. We…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Jun 12, 2018 9:10 pm
StructuralBIMGuy
Darren69
Darren69
7 June

Acoustic solutions for a child with cochlear implants

Acoustic solutions for a child with cochlear implants

You might try Polymax 75 or 100 in the walls and there are quite a few acoustic treatment companies around that cater to us hi fi geeks. :) I imagine you might want to…

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Darren69
Jun 07, 2018 6:35 pm

Easements - thoughts?

Easements - thoughts?

Definitely costly. We potentially had to encase an easement that ran parallel to a boundary fence on our side, and the builder was predicting $30-40k.

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Hillsbuilds
May 27, 2018 10:45 am
arcadelt
arcadelt
17 May

Replacing Solid Door w Sliding

Replacing Solid Door w Sliding

Anything is possible if you are prepared to pay. If your wall is non-load bearing, then all you would need to support with a lintel are the bricks above the window…

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arcadelt
May 17, 2018 8:17 pm

Concrete Garage

Concrete Garage

Mark_J It doesn't have to be Brickwork internally ? Why not use a internally as part of the formwork That would be a Fantastic Contemporary wall look ie Colorbond…

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StructuralBIMGuy
May 15, 2018 2:13 pm
StructuralBIMGuy
donna79
donna79
15 May

Lower floor extension - builder recommendation

Lower floor extension - builder recommendation

Hi Does anyone know of a builder/architect for a lower floor extension? Cranbourne area

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donna79
May 15, 2018 1:48 pm

Hello As per the title, I am chasing PGH Glenoak bricks (which were discontinued a few years back). Need approximately 300 but will take whatever anyone has. Thanks in…

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Naf
May 09, 2018 8:53 am
HND56
HND56
8 May

Intercoms and automatic gate openers. How to integrate onto

Intercoms and automatic gate openers. How to integrate onto

My old intercom has stopped working. So now I need to get a new one but would like to get an intercom that so not only work from upstairs & downstairs but be able to open…

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HND56
May 08, 2018 8:44 am

Old glass

Old glass

You could coat it with a film, but there would be less risk if you just replaced it.

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arcadelt
May 07, 2018 7:45 am

Replacing standard shower head with a double shower head

Replacing standard shower head with a double shower head

I would do the same.. doubt i would need a plumber to swap over a simple shower head OT, As many battlers & punters on this forum are aware after entering Contracts…

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StructuralBIMGuy
May 05, 2018 8:41 am
StructuralBIMGuy

Order of Renovations

Order of Renovations

Hey dan123 Wondering how you are getting on with your renovations?

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Ladybug09
May 03, 2018 9:33 am
Ladybug09

Established Home Renovation - Deciding what to work on first

Established Home Renovation - Deciding what to work on first

Thanks!! arcadelt 😁 It all takes time to get it finished. We found the best way is to not freak out about how much there is to do and focus on how much we have done.…

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arcadelt
May 01, 2018 4:11 pm

First Time Renovation Costs

First Time Renovation Costs

Hey trp35 Sounds like you are on the right track for making the most out of the investment property. I'm interested to see how you went with everything?

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Ladybug09
May 01, 2018 12:03 pm
Ladybug09
CazMaz
CazMaz
23 April

New PPOR renovation- where to start who to call?

New PPOR renovation- where to start who to call?

Haha! Thank you so much! I really appreciate the advice. I wish there were medicare engineers/ architects. Could do with bulk billing or just a small gap.

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CazMaz
Apr 23, 2018 12:34 pm

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