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maru78
maru78
26 April 2016

Plastic hangers

Plastic hangers

of plastic is very important because it is made from the oil which will cause the regular depletion of this limited resource. With the recycling of plastic we can save…

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maru78
Apr 26, 2016 9:35 am
yeuwen
yeuwen
21 April 2016

Subfloor and re-stumping problem

Subfloor and re-stumping problem

I have received a breakdown of labor and materials to be deployed in a proposed schedule of work as follows, for a total price point of about 18k. Please help…

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yeuwen
Apr 21, 2016 1:51 pm

simple copy and paste shows your joists are undersized @175x50mm, that is why your floor has sagged

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chrisinsa
Apr 11, 2016 9:59 am
Vcm_9
Vcm_9
5 April 2016

anyone doing deals on blackbutt or any other?

anyone doing deals on blackbutt or any other?

Hi, just following this thread because we will need to make the same selections soon... Would love to know of the direct supply

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Vcm_9
Apr 05, 2016 9:45 pm
Vcm_9
Mute88
Mute88
5 April 2016

Self levelling concrete. Anyone know cost?

Self levelling concrete. Anyone know cost?

Thanks for the info. We're not locked into tiles but that what we want in there. It doesnt matter so much that they might feel cold since there's going to be under tile…

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Mute88
Apr 05, 2016 10:12 am
oneJohn
oneJohn
30 March 2016

Super soft carpets

Super soft carpets

We've just put in the Provincial Lane Charming so I suspect we're going to be in for some vacuuming issues.

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oneJohn
Mar 30, 2016 2:24 pm
oneJohn
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alokahuja
Mar 30, 2016 5:54 am
hulk2014
hulk2014
30 March 2016

Flooring without quading around skirting boards

Flooring without quading around skirting boards

You should give the builder a sample of floor and underlay your putting down and get him to pass it on to the stone mansions so they can stop the waterfall end short the…

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hulk2014
Mar 30, 2016 2:03 am
snyde
snyde
20 March 2016

Anyone used Market Timbers in Melbourne?

Anyone used Market Timbers in Melbourne?

$103per sq metre for 189mm wide planks (supply), we're laying them ourselves. Sanding and oiling will be another 3-4k though

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snyde
Mar 20, 2016 8:31 am
snyde
carolynpabst
carolynpabst
12 March 2016

Staining Blackbutt to Black?

Staining Blackbutt to Black?

Hi there, Just wondering what you decided to do. We have just bought an old Edwardian house with blackbutt parquet floors. We are also considering black Japan. Thanks Carolyn

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carolynpabst
Mar 12, 2016 7:34 pm
Ladybugs2
Ladybugs2
5 March 2016

wood look tiles

wood look tiles

Hi there, Has anyone used heartwood tiles in their home? If you have moved in do you still love them? I really love them but am wondering what they would look like…

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Ladybugs2
Mar 05, 2016 7:57 pm
Ladybugs2
gcambo
gcambo
24 February 2016

Floor Tile Thickness

Floor Tile Thickness

Thanks for your help guys, we have decided to run with the Bellingen White. We have a tiler in mind, he isn't very good with English but he does a lot of work via one of…

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gcambo
Feb 24, 2016 5:00 pm
deejay08
deejay08
21 February 2016

Single Male: Needs design help!

Single Male: Needs design help!

I think both oak or blackbutt are winners as they are my two choices to contrast my grey colour scheme! I haven't picked which one yet though! But Im thinking saw cuts and…

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deejay08
Feb 21, 2016 2:54 pm
lizbf85
lizbf85
16 February 2016

laminate or vinyl plank!!! help!! (melbourne)

laminate or vinyl plank!!! help!! (melbourne)

thanks ! we have actually just paid a deposit on laminate after a very longgggg and frustrating process we have decided. we loved the look on vinyl you really coudlnt…

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lizbf85
Feb 16, 2016 8:05 am
Ladybugs2
Ladybugs2
15 February 2016

Show me your tiles!

Show me your tiles!

Thanks for the pictures! Really like your bathroom tiles!

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Ladybugs2
Feb 15, 2016 10:34 pm
Ladybugs2
rebuilder86
rebuilder86
14 February 2016

cork floor removal - help!!

cork floor removal - help!!

Hey, I'm in Leeming and I do this sort of stuff all the time, yet I'm out of the country for a while. Can I suggest just simply laying laminate on top of the cork?? There…

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rebuilder86
Feb 14, 2016 11:25 am
goody59
goody59
3 February 2016

Timber Flooring

Timber Flooring

Even lush and warm rugs creates a comfortable temperature. It creates an enjoyable contrast to the cold hardwood. Also you might check for drafts around doors and windows.

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goody59
Feb 03, 2016 2:30 pm
goody59
Wonderland22
Wonderland22
31 January 2016

Porcelain Tiles & Good Tiler - Perth

Porcelain Tiles & Good Tiler - Perth
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Hi Dion, Could I have the details of your tiler too? No problem can you PM me please.

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Wonderland22
Jan 31, 2016 12:23 pm
PAnick
PAnick
30 January 2016

Laminate Flooring underlay

Laminate Flooring underlay

Hi all, just got some laminae flooring (13mm thick) and am wondering which underlay to go for, concrete floor level, no major dings, a few spots that I'll fill with an…

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PAnick
Jan 30, 2016 4:15 pm
Building4my3tots
Building4my3tots
22 January 2016

Skirting Board Heights

Skirting Board Heights

I think Tacked! That sounds more logical Sent from my iPhone using tapatalk viewtopic.php?f=31&t=75739&p=1299716#p1299716

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Building4my3tots
Jan 22, 2016 10:22 pm
Building4my3tots
chippy
chippy
19 January 2016

Floating floor under kitchen appliances

Floating floor under kitchen appliances

Run the flooring into the fridge and DW recess. There will be no issues with your appliances siting on it. It looks realy vheap if you dont.

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chippy
Jan 19, 2016 10:47 pm
chippy
NineWest
NineWest
19 January 2016

Help! Floor colour choice

Help! Floor colour choice

Can u upload some pics. So we can help u. If u say like that we cant do anything.

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NineWest
Jan 19, 2016 6:28 pm
NineWest
CarpetTiles24Seven
CarpetTiles24Seven
19 January 2016

Paying in full prior to carpet and flooring installation??

Paying in full prior to carpet and flooring installation??

It would be certainly reasonable to pay for the products in full prior to them leaving their depot/store/warehouse - one couldn't expect to not have to at least pay for…

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CarpetTiles24Seven
Jan 19, 2016 11:47 am
CarpetTiles24Seven
1st-timers
1st-timers
17 January 2016

Decoria DW2221 Photos Please

Decoria DW2221 Photos Please

Has anyone used this loose lay vinyl planking and have photos they would like to share. It looks pale grey in some lights but has pale brown undertones in others.

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1st-timers
Jan 17, 2016 9:59 am
Huggy_B
Huggy_B
16 January 2016

Well priced carpet in Perth?

Well priced carpet in Perth?

Carpet Liquidators Osborne Park - see Daniel.

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Huggy_B
Jan 16, 2016 1:09 am
Huggy_B
julia1301
julia1301
1 January 2016

Top selling flooring for 2015

Top selling flooring for 2015

I was totally against the idea of vinyl planks when we first started looking for our new build 6 months ago but now i think its a great idea. I have 3 kids so i was…

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julia1301
Jan 01, 2016 8:57 am
julia1301
John567
John567
25 December 2015

Floating laminate floor cleaner

Floating laminate floor cleaner
1, 2

I used PARADOR and Vinyl Magic. The difference between the first and second so small, but parador so expensive. I can recommend to you an interesting article . It wrote an…

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John567
Dec 25, 2015 5:48 pm
Desibloke
Desibloke
21 December 2015

Skirting boards question

Skirting boards question

Hi All Do we need to take of skirting to lay tiles? I am laying tiles post handover. I have noticed there is no gap between cornice and gyprock, it looks perfectly…

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Desibloke
Dec 21, 2015 12:00 am
gregknox
gregknox
10 December 2015

Is carpet installation noisy?

Is carpet installation noisy?

Your installer needs to take care of the flooring to ensure that the area is totally clean and clear of any dust, debris, debris, etc. Read more about the process of…

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gregknox
Dec 10, 2015 10:03 pm
gregknox
gregknox
10 December 2015

Flooring Dilemma - Bamboo/Carpet or SolidWood/Carpet

Flooring Dilemma - Bamboo/Carpet or SolidWood/Carpet

Bamboo flooring was an innovative creation when it first swept the market. Although they’re already extremely durable, you need to ensure that you’re equipped with the…

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gregknox
Dec 10, 2015 9:58 pm
gregknox
gregknox
10 December 2015

advice on carpets for canberra

advice on carpets for canberra
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Shopping for carpeting can be daunting, especially if you don’t even know where to start. There are just so many different options to choose from. Read about a brief…

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gregknox
Dec 10, 2015 9:55 pm
1st-timers
1st-timers
1 December 2015

Photos of Karndean Van Gogh In White Washed Oak...

Photos of Karndean Van Gogh In White Washed Oak...

We are looking at Karndean Looselay Providence. I have just googled it in Google images and have come up with quite a few pictures of it in other peoples houses. Of…

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1st-timers
Dec 01, 2015 8:36 am
inferno6688
inferno6688
30 November 2015

What type of floating floor

What type of floating floor

Hi guys, i are trying to decide on floating floors for downstairs. I think we are set on vinyl planks, but i just want to make sure we haven't missed anything. Basically…

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inferno6688
Nov 30, 2015 10:54 am
missandade
missandade
26 November 2015

Timber v's laminate (Kronoswiss)

Timber v's laminate (Kronoswiss)

Hi, First time user of this site. I have been looking at timber floating floors for my unit and have just had Kronoswiss laminate flooring recommend (as I have a puppy).…

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missandade
Nov 26, 2015 8:28 pm
AllPurposeCoatings
AllPurposeCoatings
25 November 2015

Garage floor covering

Garage floor covering
1, 2, 3

Interesting! :th: You're right, reading the MSDS of the kits…

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AllPurposeCoatings
Nov 25, 2015 12:40 pm
AllPurposeCoatings
AllPurposeCoatings
24 November 2015

Cheapest way to buy & install tiles

Cheapest way to buy & install tiles

Besides doing it all myself, is it cheaper to buy the tiles I need (after being advised by a tiler of course of the quantity) and then have…

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AllPurposeCoatings
Nov 24, 2015 9:54 am
AllPurposeCoatings
AllPurposeCoatings
24 November 2015

flooring for the children play area

flooring for the children play area

Installers will charge between $20-40/M2 for Plain Epoxy Systems & $50-80/M2 for the Flake System. It will also depend on the products they are using. You should clarify…

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AllPurposeCoatings
Nov 24, 2015 9:43 am
Ponzu
Ponzu
24 November 2015

How to keep rugs from shifting?

How to keep rugs from shifting?

Rugs on carpets.... Pfft. Carpets have a pile which when compressed down moves. It's this movement that moves the rug. The higher the pile the more movement. Every time…

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Ponzu
Nov 24, 2015 6:43 am
Gaay3
Gaay3
21 November 2015

Timber look tile flooring

Timber look tile flooring

Hi everyone, We went to the tile shop at Myaree yesterday and found that we are getting non rectified tiles not rectified tiles. I really like less grout between tiles.…

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Gaay3
Nov 21, 2015 2:50 pm
namtrak
namtrak
10 November 2015

Squeaky Floor

Squeaky Floor

The hardwood floor over the top will get rid of the squeaks for you

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namtrak
Nov 10, 2015 7:30 pm
TOBHAGIRATH
TOBHAGIRATH
3 November 2015

Required Flooring Trade Person Contact No - SYDNEY

Required Flooring Trade Person Contact No - SYDNEY

hi There, if any one got any good trade person contact no. for tile flooring can you please PM me. Building in western SYDNEY area. Many Thanks for your help,.

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TOBHAGIRATH
Nov 03, 2015 10:01 am
TOBHAGIRATH
TOBHAGIRATH
3 November 2015

Flooring for Timber Look tiles

Flooring for Timber Look tiles

Hi there, I am building my single storey house in Schofields area of SYDNEY. I need to get details for flooring cost (Install and supply (if available) ) for nearly 170…

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TOBHAGIRATH
Nov 03, 2015 9:59 am
Franky40
Franky40
19 October 2015

Screeding question

Screeding question

Hi Franky, 1. Generally I would say a concrete slab can be good enough without screening. However the concrete lord must be aware that a tile…

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Franky40
Oct 19, 2015 7:48 am
Franky40
KLB
KLB
17 October 2015

Floorboard trimmings

Floorboard trimmings

You can often get matching beading/scotia depending what type of floorboards you have. We are having laminate and are running it under the skirting boards and kick boards…

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KLB
Oct 17, 2015 1:19 pm
KLB
onc_artisan
onc_artisan
17 October 2015

Polished Concrete - Glenmore Park NSW

Polished Concrete - Glenmore Park NSW
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Hi I'm back. Sorry I've had a bit of time in hospital having my back fixed. not totally right yet but I'll get there.

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onc_artisan
Oct 17, 2015 11:04 am
onc_artisan
quickdraw
quickdraw
16 October 2015

Help me decide on my vinyl floor

Help me decide on my vinyl floor

Thanks, whilst it goes well against the cabinets colours the colours kind of match but don't. If you get me. I'll upload the white oak photo tonight when i'm home.

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quickdraw
Oct 16, 2015 2:16 pm
Leksie5000
Leksie5000
13 October 2015

130mm hardwood

130mm hardwood

Hi Leksie. My understanding is the opposite to yours so hopefully someone else responds to clarify. I've been told by installers that 130mm can't…

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Leksie5000
Oct 13, 2015 5:50 pm
sledge8986
sledge8986
10 October 2015

Parrys Carpets

Parrys Carpets

Again I had carpets put down in our 3 bedroom rental home . Parry's supplied the carpets with the laying of the underlay at a very reasonable price, I have come to expect…

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sledge8986
Oct 10, 2015 9:57 pm


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