oldchippyPreliminary things to consider for HOUSE RAISING
6 July 2016
The house as it stands would not be level. If any carpenter was to put in a new window now he would install it level and plumb. When the house is raised/restumped it…
Where to start for taking out a wall?
Load bearing wall? Power points in wall need moving? I agree, the carpenter is the first man to talk to, he'll spot it right away if a sparkie is needed. If no sparkie,…
Colour Selection help please!
I'd go with professional advice. They know whats 'cool' in the marketplace now and will have better results on market. New modern exterior always makes a house look good.…
what are the factor we considere when we hire a interior des
An interior desginer is great for IDEAS, but I have found after 'many' years of marriage, its the wife the ULTIMATELY decides. Especially if you want peace in your home.
StructuralBIMGuyStructural engineer to inspect wall cracking - Adelaide?
27 May 2016
Thanks that shows that the cracking is localized to the front of the house The reason I asked for photos of the the exterior is to determine (influence) factors…
StructuralBIMGuyFederation House - Wall Repair/Maintenance
26 May 2016
Hi Andymac666 Welcome to the forum To be honest covering bad brickwork in bondcrete & then plasterboard, is a cheap and dangerous fix, it also adds nothing to the…
SridharRecommendations for a professional renovating company in Mel
15 May 2016
Hello, We are looking to get professional advice and a company that handles all the following: replacing old carpets with laminate…
wood bangAdding a bay window - Complying development or DA?
6 May 2016
What does it say on your 149?
ChrisBirmeleSelf supporting deck. Leave gap or butt against wall?
1 May 2016
I have a self-supporting outdoor deck (enclosed with roof) I want to resurface with cement sheets and then tile. The deck bearers are supported by brick posts. Is it…
JoynzTiling over Timber Floorboards - Screed vs Sheet Underlay
1 May 2016
Also, how are you sure there will be no more movement? If your house is on stumps, the floor slope in the kitchen may indicate that your stumps need replacing.
qebtel$11000 Qld building cap for home owners; ways to get around
22 April 2016
"the $11000 cap on trades doing work in a renovation on Qld " err no such thing.
wegotagoatSomeone please help-Floorplan ideas. We are stuck!
20 April 2016
Hi guys! I could really use your help! My partner and I have purchased a lovely 2x1 which we knew would need to be renovated to add 1 x bedroom and 1 x bathroom to make…
juddy1987Cost of laying hardwood flooring vs 300x300 ceramic tiles
17 April 2016
Hi, Wanting to know the price difference of getting someone to lay bamboo click system flooring vs laying 300x300 ceramic tiles, both over chipboard? cheers
latchlandSandy / Grinding sound under newly set bath
14 April 2016
Thanks for the replies. I was thinking of using silicone but did something a little different last night which has worked flawlessly. Please read the whole sentence…