Renovation + Home Improvement
Is it OK to put insulation on top of existing ceramic tiles?
Do it properly.
Re-rolling 'old style' bullnose verandah iron ... anyone it?
Hi all! We are in the process of tidying up an old cottage, built late 1890's in country NSW. It seems the bullnose iron / guttering is still from the original build I…
Legal Question - Can I rescind/reverse a D.A modification?
You didnt get the Occ. Cert, so the condition of the Change of Use was not met. Since it wasnt approved, the classification is still Utility room I would think. What…
Build a rooftop terrace on top of existing ceiling
I think it is not entirely impossible. Why is it that with sufficient and proper waterproofing, the floor will still experience leakage? That will only happen provided…
Wall options for 70's brick veneer extension
I live in an old 70's brick veneer home. We'd like to add a living area by slapping on a "box" at the back. Nothing complex. The original plan was to simply put up 3 brick…
Terrace/Floating Concrete Slab - Help needed
@Speck Thanks for the photos You will need to get the engineering reinforcement details from the Council and have an engineer check them properly At a glance I would say…
Bathroom renovation - paint and waterproofing
Instead of facing problems and discussing, you should call or hire professionals from bathroom gallery renovation services.They are expertise to handle situations like…
Tile removed and left with a 70mm height for carpet
I'm surprised you can't lift the tiles without lifting the bedding layer. Is the bedding layer so brittle?
An alternative to Gyprock that is just as cheap?
Cool thank you. I will look into that. I'm not super stressed about the price, but figured I would write that so top of the range products weren't suggested. Being that we…
Extending a home with 2.4m ceiling: New section 2.7m or 3m?
I think it depends on the size of the rooms. In smaller rooms 2.7 would feel more proportionate, but in larger rooms you could get away with 3.0 or even higher.
Can anyone please tell me best company for kitchen respray i
Hello friends, please help me to choose the best company for respraying my kitchen cabinet...
Trying to choose between Hebel Powerwall and Foam Cladding
Straw has great thermal properties as well as Foam..But most remember the Story of the "The Three Little Pigs" who built from Brick, Sticks & Straw
Urgent Help with Paint Colours!
NEED HELP HOME ADDITION
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Rendered brick window sills. What did you do?
Got talked into removing the sills and I hate the outcome. The style is Hamptons/Queenslander/Colonial and the modern sills do not look right. If you did the same what did…
Weatherboad cladding for a orange brick veneer home
Hi guys, I am thinking about cladding my 1960's orange brick veneer home with weatherboard cladding and replacing the steel windows (in bad condition ) with chunky timber…
extension on top of Garage with a shared wall?
You'll definitely need approval from the council and from your neighbours - had a mate that made an extension on a shared wall and he had some issues getting the wiring…
Trying to strip wallpaper over woodpaneling
Hi guys, For whatever reason the previous owners used wallpaper over some nice wood pannelled walls in the rumpus. I'm trying to figure out how to get rid of it without a…
Removing brick internal walls - Californian bungalow Sydney
It's hard to say a ball park cost without seeing a rough plan or photos, feel free to upload some. https://youtu.be/_DlwtgzXVQw Kind Regards James Mason - Our Build.
Sound proofing between granny flat and house
The door is not on that wall (it's a 4.8 metre straight wall with no windows or doors etc), however both the adjoining bedroom and the studio have doors opening onto a…
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