meowsyPaint the fence same colour as the house (Woodland Grey)?
11 March 2013
thought it might be the case.. I would lean towards a paler colour, to match whatever the roof would be. It might be too much grey otherwise?
d@nHelp - exterior house colour - cannot decide on windows
12 March 2013
That's quite a slope you got there. Black frames would provide better contrast but since you have a few timber features, jasper might be the better choice.
PossumTwoHelp - need to choose a colorbond roof colour by Monday
24 March 2013
Try to choose a light colour to reflect the heat from the sun as well. Dark colours can increase the temperature inside the roof by up to 10 degrees. Alternatively,…
MrsperfectPurchasing Materials: Builder or Homeowner
25 March 2013
Any discounts received by builders for purchasing materials NEVER get passed on to the customer! (Dennis said it!) If you think about it, why should it? They have the…
Uncle ArfurFixing Wooden Bearers to Steel Posts
27 March 2013
Personally I would bolt the bearers through the steel posts, but as you say you dont have a lot of timber to work with on the bearer joins so I would weld a 50mm x 6 mm…
random111Help with renovation / extension Ideas on a potential buy
31 March 2013
Lots of potential in that one. Interior is screaming out for an update. I like your plan but would be more inclined to extend at the front rather…
jayjay_bneexcavating near house built to boundary
8 April 2013
Engineer says I can as they do it for high rises all the time but costs more. They will need to underpin the other houses foundations. Builder is just a builder and was…
Uncle ArfurDiscoloration on old cream bricks - cause? treatment?
17 April 2013
Ideally I would like to leave them bare Good idea. You may even find the marks bleeding through if you paint the wall, but rather than…
leniReno-Kardinya-Worried about over-capitalisingButNeedChange
19 April 2013
I'd start by looking at open houses in the area, to see what renovations others have done and how much value they are adding to the home. That will give you an idea of…
CuttingEdgeKitchensQuestion for installing 600x600 large tiles
2 May 2013
[Your telling me he screaded 80sqm? Your slab must be shocking. I dont understand. So your telling me every tiler who lays 600x600 tiles…
Uncle ArfurKitchen and Ducted Air - Relocate to another house
7 May 2013
Do you think it is practical/cost effective to remove and then reinstall the ducted airconditioner The unit yes. The ducting, which you…