jamie885Home Extension / Renovation Companies - Perth
10 September 2015
Hi, We have a 2x1 in Balcatta on a 650sqm block, we are wanting to extend and expand to 4x2 with cinema, games room open living along with renovating the existing house…
AJWUnderground electricity pit required for home extension?
10 September 2015
What exactly is your question? The title and your post doesn't make any sense.
damienh7Advice/feedback/ideas sought on floor plan layout tweaks!
9 September 2015
Moving the kitchen is definitely a thought. Just not sure if it would end up feeling a bit small and isolated. It would need to be opened up a…
SpottiswoodeRemoving Slate Tiles/Painting Advice
5 September 2015
If you are replacing the tiles with something else (carpet, floating floor etc) then I recommend remove, paint, replace flooring. Make the mess first with potential wall…
mike100jobstodoHow to repair hole in wall after box air con removed?
2 September 2015
An inexpensive way is to fit a drywall to cover the hole where the old air con used to be. Then you can just paint the interior to make it match with the colour of your wall.
mike100jobstodowill it be good to do a double storey extension?
28 August 2015
Building a double storey extension can be more costly and complicated with council restrictions. If you want to do a double storey extension, make sure you get a really…
StructuralBIMGuyHow long to wait after underpinning?
25 August 2015
I forgot to mention the underlining reason why I see so many problems is that there are no Codes (Australian Standards) for underpinning (that I know of) and the solution…
purrfectionWhen to do rewiring? Advice wanted
24 August 2015
Yes, my sparky's coming by this week to take a look at the existing set-up and discuss the options. Thanks for your advice 1960sModernistHome and all; will go look at AS3000 now.
Stewie DNew timber flooring/electrical - advice needed
21 August 2015
If this is a second storey or higher unit you won't be allowed to install timber flooring ( or any other hard surface like tiles ) on your floors except your bathroom and…
Stewie DPainting bricks and roof - your suggestios with colour schem
13 August 2015
Personally, I think I'd be mostly keeping the bricks. Then with the roof I'd be looking at a brown if it's a cool climate, or maybe a white roof if hotter…
decogalRemoving 1930s kitchen chimney and alcove: help!
6 August 2015
thanks Stewie, yep we'll get a structural engineer out too. As much as I would love the kitchen reno and opening up a huge amount of space to replace the current tiny set…
stevie_slothConverting a garage...what is actually required by the counc
4 August 2015
Ah yes. That makes sense. Thanks again!
purrfectionConverting bedroom to bathroom - piece of string question
3 August 2015
Thanks Stewie. I had thought to allow about $30k all up so I'm pleased to hear your estimate. On another note, the step-down concerns me because I was going to put down…
Bella*Update. Recommendations for staircase builders in Melbourne
27 July 2015
For anyone interested we have a finished staircase now. Minus the painting etc. We used Brad at Going…
LindaP3m v 2.7m ceiling height cost difference?
24 July 2015
Thanks, I have just spoken with a plasterer who said there is not much difference in cost between 2.7 and 3 but once you go over 2.4m costs go up considerably because of…
Stewie DCosts involved in second storey addition.
21 July 2015
See this thread here where there is similar info for new houses and renos. viewtopic.php?f=31&t=77705 You need to work out how many sq m you are looking at for your…
starlight_cruiserFixing an impractical extension???
15 July 2015
Hi Just to update we left our house as is but got it professionally staged as 3 bedroom with 2 living. Sold our house on the first open, accepted an offer in the middle…
needshelpalotneed help with everything wrong with this brick work
28 June 2015
Can you tell me what is wrong with it specifically? The guy explained that the side with the quarter bricks has a big space that needs to be accommodated for. Like if…
maxxixmpls help me to compare timber external wall with fiber wall
24 June 2015
You Have to choose some different way to manage your wall.