Renovation + Home Improvement
Flat roof verandah leaking where polycarbonate overlaps
Had this problem once before with a roof such as yours, thats far too flat, and less than the minimum required fall. All I could do is open up the end lap, dry it out…
Planning extension along party wall - town planning help pls
Thanks bfl. I've had a draftsman come and inspect the property and his opinion was that because the next door property has extended back 5 metres (although a metre off the…
Thought of buying a house and renovate it for use.
Something we noticed when buying our 20 year old house was that the $510k we spent vs $400-$450k that other smaller, less well-appointed homes in the area were selling for…
Anyone bought from www.ezyonlinebathroomsandkitchens.com.au?
So, just opened the delivery to check it all. Quality of goods seems great, very happy with them. Unfortunately one wrong item which needs returning (mistake on their…
GOOD LOCAL BUILDERS INNER NORTHERN MELBOURNE FOR EXTENSIONS
Hi I was after some recommendations from anyone who has experienced a good local builder in the northern/ inner part of Melbourne...my research suggests going with a big…
Blue Board vs. Scyon vs. EasyLap vs. Greenboard
Thanks for your responses. I am flexible about the final look, but am concerned about effectiveness and safety. Are all of these materials equally fireproof, or are some…
Experience in installation of a new steel supporting beam
Jenfur 74 yes beam fititng was first , to hold the load above, and then remove the wall.
Quality Builder Required for Renovation in Melbourne
Thanks Guys, I'll check out that mob Fozzy. I'm in the inner north of Melbourne. I've had a look around, but I kind of want to go with someone who is referred over just…
Need company for living room reno in Melbourne....
Hi all, we want to get the living room of our 1910 Terrace renovated. Has anyone got a recommendation for a company to carry out the following jobs: Fixing ceiling…
Help with exterior colours for old house and new deck
I'm not a cream fan either! If I was building I wouldn't pick our brick colour!
Local Builder or an Extension Company for Extensions
my advice find someone who does the design and construct, get a price for all-up happy hunting
3m high retaining wall - what can be done?
Couldn't find the original post but this site worth a look http://www.landscapetanks.com.au/. Not sure on price but having water storage tanks as part of it is a nice plus.
Update - finally started getting rid of slate floors!
This is a bit late I know but the Easy Hammer as shown on the ABC Inventors some time ago is available from some equipment hire outlets. it is basically a jack hammer…
Northern Melbourne Draftie recommendations?
Hello, Can anyone recommend any reliable, professional draftie? We'd like to start our reno/extension but need plans drawn. Didn't think architect was required cause it's…
Opinions/Suggestions on our planned extension
In regards to your problem #2: I'd put the stairs in the kitchen wall, rather than taking up space in the guest room. The guest room would be practically unusable, and…
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