travelbugFirst time Renovating- TIPS and any advice!
3 October 2013
What type of info are you after? We have used these guys. Asbestos and Demolition Specialists. Ring Shane on 0428600122 Why do you have a need to remove all the…
Adam.MLooking for reasonable ceaserstone supplier vic
10 October 2013
Hi Pennyc73, Classique Stone in Clayton South (9562 8150) sells offcuts of stone at a heavily reduced price as well as fabrication. Lots to choose from. Talk to Krzysztof.
Stewie DAdvice on installing flooring in roof for attic storage
12 October 2013
Define shove some cardboard boxes up there ? The weight of two or three sheets of ply up there adds another 60kg of load to your ceiling…
OurLindrum52Relocating power points on new wall - help!
15 October 2013
Being on an outside wall, you have a cavity between the external bricks and internal brick wall. You can run the new power down the wall cavity from above by removing a…
M JacksonReplace concrete tiled roof with Colorbond
20 October 2013
So what is the significance of the house being built on a slab compared to a house on peers? Would that make a difference, as I have seen many older fibro homes get…
LouranceFirst Investment property: What can to improve frontage?
30 October 2013
+1 SaveH2o has it mostly covered but I'd add 1. Give the floor boards at the entrance a rough sand and a varnish or oil, that will add a little bling (hard to tell if its…
How Hard Can it BeStratco Veranda - Advice on Price
31 October 2013
I honestly have no idea - and the following may or may not help.... But I have just been quoted yesterday to get a flat roof timber carport constructed - approx. 7m x 3.8m…
tomking.chenNeed to find a reliable bin hire company in Melb area
4 November 2013
My current bin hire company is a total disaster. After nearly 1 month the bin still hasn't got picked up. Called them number of times without any luck. Last Saturday was…
TreesaMayJBuying a home and wondering how much the reno's will cost us
5 November 2013
I recommend to have contractor. Ask them, to look at the house and they will give you a real estimate before you buy. That will make your process more easier and tension…
d@nHELP! Regretting my choice of roof and gutter colours.....
9 November 2013
Concur with Michelle's advice on painting the gable same as garage. But I don't like the black gutters. I'd go with a light colour, perhaps the cream? of the windows and downpipes.
bomb3rmanPerth - Looking to do Renovations and Drawings
13 November 2013
Hi! We are thinking of renovating (and possibly extending) our existing house. Can anyone recommend someone to draw up renovation plans for us for council approval…
Mark KHELP!! Need advice on Architect costs......
20 November 2013
Hi, It sounds like you know what you want, so a draftsman can get you what you want for a lot less money. A Draftsman may not have the UNI degree that an Architect has,…
tommo_builderNeed help with footings for steel posts! Raising House
20 November 2013
Apologies for the delayed response. Just been dealing…
robeinneilHow cheaply can a small bathroom be reno'd?
25 November 2013
Use some great color combinations and such stuffs to decorate the indoors.It can make a huge impact.Yon don't have to hire any professional painter to do it.You can do it…
mynameisjonasHardwood flooring- is this tassie oak?
29 November 2013
Hi it really depends on what type of varnish. It looks like Tassy Oak as thats what our floors were like. It depends if they have put a stain with they originally polished it.
TreeseachangerIdeas for a feature on wall where another wall used to be an
5 December 2013
Hi Mountainhousereno, welcome to H1. Yes you can post by uploading images to an external site such as photobucket/imageshack or whoever, then getting the forum codes…
Stewie DBearer and header sizes for a DIY extension
6 December 2013
Depending on your council you may not need a survey but a site plan as part of the DA showing some levels relative to the existing house and some ground levels may be all…
LapidiusCortezProject - enclosure of existing patio
7 December 2013
Some pics of the sketchup model can really be useful. The problem which you are facing requires some expert intervention to solve, since closing a patio is tricky problem…