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…
JB1First time Reno: Quality/ other questions HELP
4 September 2012
Builders range is a fancy name for cheapest stuff they can get. I'd ask them to quote that you will supply taps, mixers, spout, toilets, kitchen appliances, etc. You'll…
TrevandSamHome and contents insurance while renovating. Help please!
7 September 2012
Good news is that I remembered that our financial planner is also an insurance broker so I called him and he is on the case for us. He is sorting our public liability and…
tubefeedIs it worth it to renovate or should I cut my losses & sell?
11 September 2012
What area are you in? There are a lot of benefits in renovating vs moving or taking on a new build. No stamp duty cost and you could live in the house during the Reno so…
chrisandkateRe-Stumping - 75mm inside 90mm post
12 September 2012
The first/last issue you have will be how are you going to tell if the welds are suitable(ie. enough penetration, strong enough) You can buy steel stump that are pre made…
Uncle ArfurInstalling aluminium sliding doors
15 September 2012
The door with reveals attached to the fins on top and sides, slides in from the inside. Using say 150 X 19mm reveals you will have about a 6mm gap each side between the…