1sthomeFlat roof extension - can be we build 2nd story on top??
13 July 2012
I havev2 big steel beams under part of my skillion roof that spans the lounge room. It's engineered for a 2nd story. So it's possible. Best get a structural engineer…
80s_abodeAnyone heard of TASK brand led downlights?
14 July 2012
Hi there, Long time reader, first time poster! Apologies if this is in the wrong section...mods feel free to move if it is. We've recently purchased a house which needs…
mattminiotasVintage timber internal feature cladding
19 July 2012
Hello, Im looking at doing a feature wall using some beautiful rustic timber i have procured, can internal walls be clad in non fire treated timber (for an aestetic…
robbie55Repointing - Tuckpointing Federation style home
31 July 2012
As the title suggests I have a federation semi and the mortar on the front facade has started to fail. I would like to have at go at repairing this myself and have found…
ZigsAsbestos in and out and lacking in maintenance - what to do?
31 July 2012
Hi, We bought the above house which definitely needs assistance. It is a post war and must have been a handyman's job. Everything about it is sus. We have limited funds…
Renovating - What you wish someone had told you.
I'll tell you something I was so thankful for when we renovated our kitchen was a second bathroom. We were with out kitchen for about 3 weeks as we had a bit of…
Renovating small flats/apartments for profit?
I am obviously clueless about Turkey but here there is body corporates to deal with and possible maintenance/strata fees, you would want to check this out when you are…
Taking down a wall in a unit - how does it work with strata?
I'm interested to know what happened if the original poster is still out there?
Darren StandishConcrete slab floor vs timber truss for second level
12 August 2012
Love Tudors...great to have a house that stands out from the crowd. Wouldn't like to work on their roofs though. Goodluck with your reno...i am sure it will be worth it…
Stewie DPost war - Doing enough to keep it going a while longer
14 August 2012
Then I'd take it room by room and renovate as you go. Any asbestos you find - remove it , don't do what the other clowns have done and tile over it or as in what happened…
travelbugNeed Your HELP PLZ! In a Dilemma Extend or Rebuild
16 August 2012
Without more info anyones "guess" is pretty useless. What will option 1/2/3 be worth after the change? THAT will tell you which is the better option financially. But…
judydgBar near Living room, or Having a Entry Table/storage room
24 August 2012
I suppose it depends on what type of entertaining you do, but personally I think the entry table looks much better.
bbboyPatched holes from box airconditioners
27 August 2012
And it all looks good. But I used this stuff: FJ Clear Laminated Pine Panel http://www.bunnings.com.au/products_pro ... _5369.aspx To fill the gap around the panel I…