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Joined 13 November 2014
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2 d2 daussietaaussieta posted:
Pool Cartridge not working properly?

yes, join the forum
https://www.troublefreepool.com/forum.php
i havent been in a pool store in 5 years
the water is so clear at night you have to check to make sure…

2 d2 daussietaaussieta posted:
Pool Cartridge not working properly?

please, please join tfp
you will never look back
my costs went from around $300 month to $100 per year with swg

2 d2 daussietaaussieta posted:
Pool Cartridge not working properly?

wander over to trouble free pool
https://www.troublefreepool.com/content/
a clean pool you should be able to drop a coin in the deep end and tell if it is heads…

2 d2 daussietaaussieta posted:
Pool Cartridge not working properly?

i think that is a chemical issue not filter
that pool is green as

2 d2 daussietaaussieta posted:
extension and bal

Considering adding an extension to my 1986 home, we are in a bushfire overlay area
if i build an exetension
does the extension need to meet current bal levels
does the rest…

4 d4 daussietaaussieta posted:
Coral homes garage door height

the average seems to be 2100mm
if this is a roller or panel lift there may be room to adjust a bit higher
if a tilt a door you're out of luck

4 d4 daussietaaussieta posted:
How to buy kitchen cabinets from China?

been in business since 2015
as good as it gets for china

5 d5 daussietaaussieta posted:
How to buy kitchen cabinets from China?

and always buy local where you can
it may be your son/daughter, grandchildren, that cant get a job

5 d5 daussietaaussieta posted:
How to buy kitchen cabinets from China?

why would you want to
must items from china are poor quality

11 d11 daussietaaussieta posted:
Tolerance for the footings

save $1000 on concreters costs
spend extra $2000 on brickies costs
and have a poor quality job as well
hmmm which way to go

12 d12 daussietaaussieta posted:
Removal of floodlights

it is illegal to touch any fixed wiring
if they plug in with a plug and powerpoint you can remove them

19 d19 daussietaaussieta posted:
Lawn growth after cutting question

looks like your blades are blunt
it is not cutting the grass but tearing it
as for the white stringy -unsure

19 d19 daussietaaussieta posted:
Very high electricity consumption

the main culprit in an unusually high bill is a faulty fridge or freezer
jaycar sell some plug in power meters which show how much each appliance uses
i found the big…

21 d21 daussietaaussieta posted:
Outdoor fridge recommendations

our tiki bar fridge started getting a lot of condensation inside
decided to empty it and clean
found a rodent had chewed through the insulation and made a hole to the…

25 d25 daussietaaussieta posted:
Termites

there is a product available from horse feed shops called apparrent surround
it is mixed 1% with water and sprayed on hard surfaces and trees
cannot be used around fish
it is the…

1 month1 monthaussietaaussieta posted:
Double Dishwasher (2 drawer)

box A, purchased and wished they hadn't
they seem to be more unreliable than single door models
bottom draw was repaired 3 times, until i finally threw the thing out the back…

1 month1 monthaussietaaussieta posted:
Help please! Microwave provision is too small

probably easier to buy a smaller microwave if you can cope

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2 months2 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
vinyl cladding protection

if the house was built to code then yes there should be a wrap

2 months2 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
SOS: Fencing and boundary

just wait until neighbor starts screwing metal screening/art onto your wall

3 months3 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
Freestanding baths and kids

you will need an alcove in the wall or a bath caddy to put soap, face washers, rubber ducky etc
cleaning around the tub would be my concern, not sure how…

3 months3 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
Can I sue my builder ?

can you sue =yes
can you win =maybe
will it cost more that its worth =definitely
post a photo of the whole area please
hot pipe is not insulated so maybe an avenue there
the…

3 months3 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
Double shower design help

we have a double shower 1600 x 900
wont be having one in new build will go 1200 x 900 single
feels a bit cold with one half vacant
after switching…

3 months3 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
Slab for garage - is engineer over engineering it?

when you build up to an easement the foundations have to be deeper and stronger
so the relevant authority can dig the drain up without your garage falling down

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3 months3 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
Ring Doorbell

a friend has one
his seems to be faulty as he cant talk to guests, he can hear them fine

3 months3 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
Help removing tap nozzle / aerator

there is usually a "key" like a mag wheel lock nut tool
if not a rubber strap wrench. but i have never seen one that will go that small

3 months3 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
Owner Responsible for Any dmage or Theft After PCI

i would rather pay the insurance and be covered
than go through a battle if something happens in the next few weeks

3 months3 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
Moving in with no concrete paths/driveway

we moved in without paving
after the first winter, my wifes car was slipping around so much it ended up under the verandah
could not get a concreter to even quote 6.5m…

3 months3 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
NBN Location

in theory
in practice they would only put my connection box on inside wall from where connection device is
"you don't understand sir, i am not a cabler" "you will have to…

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