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dr_p_leisure
dr_p_leisure
11 January 2005

New Home: Painted or Stained Trim?

New Home: Painted or Stained Trim?

i have a home builti in the 50's. It has Jarrah floors, picture rails and door frames. Somewhere in the past 50 years someeone has white glossed hald of the house while…

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dr_p_leisure
Jan 11, 2005 10:27 pm
jdaley
jdaley
20 March 2005

Sloppy picture Framing

Sloppy picture Framing

The PictuerFramers Guild of Victoria was the first group in the world to create Industry Standards, Framers with Standards have adopted these standards. There are no Aust.…

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jdaley
Mar 20, 2005 8:36 pm
dadesign
dadesign
12 May 2006

Architect info

Architect info

maybe you should try .... http://www.architecture.com.au/i-cms?page=1 and ask them out. Surely they would be ever ready to assist on your inquiries.

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dadesign
May 12, 2006 7:50 pm
Plaster Brokers
Plaster Brokers
31 July 2006

Picture rail height - 3m ceiling?

Picture rail height - 3m ceiling?

Hi the norm is to have the picture rail line up with the top of the door arcs. Anthing else will look out of place with a 3m high ceiling. Cheers Rod Dyson

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Plaster Brokers
Jul 31, 2006 5:37 pm
Michelle
Michelle
4 October 2006

Hi

Hi

Hi Guys, I don’t know about everyone else, but I spent 2 weeks with my face buried in this forum and now I’m behind on a few things in my office! Hay… but it…

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Michelle
Oct 04, 2006 12:23 pm
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
21 October 2006

Television show looking for stories...

Television show looking for stories...

I’m confused about the filming date??? Looks like it’s already been and gone! I guess they should visit Nowra, lots of everything they want, going on down here. :)

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Michelle
Oct 21, 2006 2:58 pm
Michelle
chidylan
chidylan
18 November 2006

Standard inclusions for Northridge homes

Standard inclusions for Northridge homes

How long does it take for the paperwork and soil tests to be sent out once the initial deposit is made? Were there any probs you had with Northridge? Anything that I…

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chidylan
Nov 18, 2006 2:18 pm
Beau
Beau
31 January 2007

Changing colour scheme in house

Changing colour scheme in house

I want to change the colour scheme of the inside of my house. The house is about 7 years old. Internally, the colour scheme at present is: all walls: - a light coffee…

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Beau
Jan 31, 2007 9:57 am
hellieinperth
hellieinperth
20 February 2007

Has anyone been to the HOMEDEC expo in Kuala Lumper?

Has anyone been to the HOMEDEC expo in Kuala Lumper?

I have a Property Development company in Perth, and good interior design expos are pretty much non-existant here. We strive to incorporate the latest trends in our…

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hellieinperth
Feb 20, 2007 2:56 pm
bravejohn
bravejohn
20 February 2007

Need help figuring out interior lights for my house

Need help figuring out interior lights for my house

I've been looking at some leds to use in some projects such as interior lighting or lighting inside my vehicle. What type of wire do you recommend to wire these leds with

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bravejohn
Feb 20, 2007 11:33 pm
Michelle
Michelle
4 April 2007

suade effect paint

suade effect paint

I would strongly suggest you post a photo of the rooms you want help with. It is much easier to help you this way. Sorry. :)

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Michelle
Apr 04, 2007 10:15 pm
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
9 April 2007

Starting Out....

Starting Out....

Websites are great Kylie…..but hugely time consuming as well! To have a GOOD website you must be on top of it always, and I’m not! I never get back to take photos…

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Michelle
Apr 09, 2007 7:47 pm
Michelle
faust
faust
10 April 2007

Question regarding tin look ceilings

Question regarding tin look ceilings

Thanks Michelle, It is already on our website :) BTW, just to let you know the shipping to your place would be probably lower than to our North American customers…

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faust
Apr 10, 2007 5:07 pm
KS09
KS09
6 May 2007

Different Colour themes?

Different Colour themes?

Hi Dazcla - I agree - the colours you are describing sound great! Another possible colour you could consider is a rusty red/orange - some nice examples are Wattyl…

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KS09
May 06, 2007 2:28 pm
royalblue
royalblue
6 May 2007

SAVING ENERGY IN WINTER

SAVING ENERGY IN WINTER

Good advice, and we could all do better I'm sure. It makes sense for the environment, as well as the hip pocket. And remember too, that nice dense pile wool carpeting…

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royalblue
May 06, 2007 6:53 pm
Spot
Spot
16 May 2007

Aluminium windows... do they limit yoiur colour choices?

Aluminium windows... do they limit yoiur colour choices?

We recently did our colour selections for building our house. The outside is very country looking (cream limestone type bricks, return verarndah's etc, and rendered qoins…

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Spot
May 16, 2007 2:37 pm
Adrian B
Adrian B
3 June 2007

Fine art Photographs

Fine art Photographs

Hmm large sums of money would see my house decked out in Ken Duncan. But not for long, as I do my own as well, when I have the time. :cry:

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Adrian B
Jun 03, 2007 7:09 pm
Adrian B
dazcla
dazcla
8 June 2007

MY LATEST PROJECT FINISHED!

MY LATEST PROJECT FINISHED!

WOW what a change! It looks great Michelle.

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dazcla
Jun 08, 2007 5:54 pm
Dukekamaya
Dukekamaya
12 June 2007

internal sky lights

internal sky lights

Skydome do kits for flat roofs

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Dukekamaya
Jun 12, 2007 11:05 pm
Dukekamaya
Yak_Chat
Yak_Chat
20 June 2007

Selling House - Ideas For Kitchen?

Selling House - Ideas For Kitchen?
1, 2

Hey Nat, And remember STREET APPEAL. Make sure it looks nice from the street, so many people drive to an open and don;t even get out of their car because they didn;t…

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Yak_Chat
Jun 20, 2007 11:14 am
Yak_Chat
Michelle
Michelle
20 June 2007

I'm in love with my fabulous new dining table(pics attached)

I'm in love with my fabulous new dining table(pics attached)
1, 2

Look forward to it….looking forward to seeing the gorgeous table in its place as well. :D

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Michelle
Jun 20, 2007 9:33 pm
Michelle
Yak_Chat
Yak_Chat
21 June 2007

RENDERINGS

RENDERINGS
1, 2

Casa, I think for what most of Michelle does, Paint Shop Pro or as you say Photoshop Elements will do what she needs. I see My virtual as more for new designs and I…

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Yak_Chat
Jun 21, 2007 2:06 pm
Yak_Chat
lrhodes1
lrhodes1
25 June 2007

Hanging a very big and heavy artwork

Hanging a very big and heavy artwork

Thank you! I'm not too concernced about putting a hook in the wall, it will be my house after all! Two hooks sounds like a good compromise, I'll find where the…

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lrhodes1
Jun 25, 2007 2:23 pm
lrhodes1
Michelle
Michelle
9 July 2007

TRAVEL…..

TRAVEL…..

(and of course my husband! (from the U.K.)) Well there’s a souvenir no one else could match!!! Well done…..top ranking things that have been bought back to OZ…

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Michelle
Jul 09, 2007 9:04 pm
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
11 July 2007

OUT OF INTEREST…..

OUT OF INTEREST…..
1, 2

Thanks everyone! :D I’ve been flat out trying to get a project finished, but your replies are great! I will put all the colours together when I get back from my 4…

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Michelle
Jul 11, 2007 11:22 pm
Michelle
KS09
KS09
13 July 2007

Interior design theme

Interior design theme

Hi Twinkle - I do tend to agree with stonecutter - your home is your personal gallery to exhibit all your favourite things - and for you to express yourself and feel…

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KS09
Jul 13, 2007 5:28 pm
connexion
connexion
20 July 2007

Basswood Shutters from Decorama

Basswood Shutters from Decorama

Michelle, Thanks for your reply. Your comments make sense to me. Di, Thanks for the info. I will call him today.

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connexion
Jul 20, 2007 8:53 am
vanderlay
vanderlay
20 July 2007

Anyone seen this kitchen bar chair around?

Anyone seen this kitchen bar chair around?

:lol: Hey, don't make me laugh too much! I just had all four of my wisdom teeth out! I can't open my mouth too wide to eat my breakfast let alone…

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vanderlay
Jul 20, 2007 1:21 pm
vanderlay
concept22
concept22
14 August 2007

Filling the Gaps

Filling the Gaps

We found this product in a hardware store, we have since purchased direct from the supplier, to do the other wing of our place.

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concept22
Aug 14, 2007 12:11 pm
matt walker
matt walker
5 September 2007

So what's everyone been up to?????

So what's everyone been up to?????

Het Eff, My wife ordered a sample on monday and they came in the mail today. The prices quoted on the internet are good but if we were to buy a house load is there a…

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matt walker
Sep 05, 2007 4:31 pm
matt walker
Maxie
Maxie
11 September 2007

MY VENT…….

MY VENT…….

With a bit of luck from HEN…the word will spread onto other volume builders, so THEY too can get their STUFF in a pile! I have no doubt at all after what’s been…

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Maxie
Sep 11, 2007 11:00 pm
Maxie
Michelle
Michelle
13 September 2007

Your new Laundry

Your new Laundry

penjay …..Mine are set up in my office…..not a bad spot. But not as good as I would like it in a laundry! Apparently I know how to sew….so my daughter keeps…

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Michelle
Sep 13, 2007 9:33 pm
Michelle
matt walker
matt walker
16 September 2007

Plantation shutters - anyone know a good supplier?

Plantation shutters - anyone know a good supplier?

Hi Mikita, try here perhaps: http://www.melbplantationshutters.com.au here are some other threads already discussing this…

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matt walker
Sep 16, 2007 10:49 pm
matt walker
Michelle
Michelle
18 September 2007

Blue Feature Wall with Chocolate Colour Scheme??

Blue Feature Wall with Chocolate Colour Scheme??

Yeah…. Perthgirl, I would be hesitant about the grey!! :shock: Sorry I read that wrong. :?

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Michelle
Sep 18, 2007 7:53 pm
Michelle
matt walker
matt walker
18 September 2007

Double roller blinds

Double roller blinds
1, 2

I will happily share my quote around effie!! :lol:

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matt walker
Sep 18, 2007 11:11 pm
matt walker
Michelle
Michelle
20 September 2007

TIPS PAGE IS UP!!!

TIPS PAGE IS UP!!!

Thanks to all who have been interested enough to find my mistakes in the tips page…..I thank you for that, I was very tired last night and I think I rushed it! Much…

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Michelle
Sep 20, 2007 7:01 pm
Michelle

Probably totally unrelated to this forum, but I just found it while I was updating my “Gift Certificates” This has go to be the prettiest display of boxes I have…

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Michelle
Sep 23, 2007 11:31 am
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
25 September 2007

10 QUESTIONS.

10 QUESTIONS.
1, 2, 3

Steve…..when I start making real money….I’ll let you know!! It’s very quite down where I am at the moment, not a lot going on. HENCE……NO…

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Michelle
Sep 25, 2007 8:06 pm
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
26 September 2007

Huge Couch

Huge Couch

Ohhh muzzman, yep just the lounge for a couple of honeymooners!!! Now don’t wear it out in the first year! :D

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Michelle
Sep 26, 2007 8:21 pm
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
26 September 2007

Kitchen Colours

Kitchen Colours

If you were to have the whole 3 kitchens made up, so you could stand back and have a look at them……you would scarcely see any difference in the selections. Which is…

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Michelle
Sep 27, 2007 12:11 am
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
5 October 2007

Leather Lounge...

Leather Lounge...

Vanderlay…..got those photos yet?

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Michelle
Oct 05, 2007 6:25 pm
Michelle
First_Timer_Ray
First_Timer_Ray
9 October 2007

For all you arty designy people

For all you arty designy people

Maybe even a mirror or frame? I know you can get MDF?(some sort of particulate stuff) cutouts from spotlight/lincraft/bunnings etc of mirrors, picture frames, etc. You…

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First_Timer_Ray
Oct 09, 2007 1:56 pm
First_Timer_Ray
Michelle
Michelle
20 October 2007

SPRING CLEAN – My office – YUCK!!!

SPRING CLEAN – My office – YUCK!!!

Ash…..I’d have hard time flicking those tassels around!! :lol: :lol:

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Michelle
Oct 20, 2007 9:15 pm
Michelle
Sallyho
Sallyho
30 October 2007

Ok, so how much does it cost??? Michelle?

Ok, so how much does it cost??? Michelle?

Hi Ray I have a friend who is a painter but deals only in high end property like Crown Casino etc. When I ran this buy him he nearly fell of his chair and said that…

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Sallyho
Oct 30, 2007 9:14 am
Michelle
Michelle
30 October 2007

Mirrors

Mirrors

off2theburbs….if I could see a photo of the mirror front and back I could tell you what would be the best way to hang it. I know the green backing stuff you are…

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Michelle
Oct 30, 2007 8:10 pm
Michelle
mattwalker
mattwalker
31 October 2007

Hypercolour paint

Hypercolour paint
1, 2, 3

CAPPAAAAAAAAAAA!!! JEZALENKOOOOOOO!! LOL!! :lol: If we only knew then what we know now???

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mattwalker
Oct 31, 2007 10:46 am
mattwalker
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off2theburbs
Nov 03, 2007 9:46 am


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