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2 d2 daussietaaussieta posted:
Master ensuite layout

door to wc does not meet code, need 1.2m from swing of door to toilet pan or lift off hinges
put some more measurements in and adjacent rooms, windows
for starters i…

2 d2 daussietaaussieta posted:
Found out raised bathroom at completion stage.

i always look at reviews
most people will post if unhappy, some will post if happy
if too many positive i assume they are false and wont deal with that company especially…

4 d4 daussietaaussieta posted:
Meter box location

that looks like final position to me
contact the builder, s/s and tell them you have instructed bank not to release progress payment as it is not built to contract

5 d5 daussietaaussieta posted:
Biggest house under $300k. Which Builder?

a big cheap poor quality house
or average size reasonable quality for same price
????????????
beeping thread dig, i keep falling for it

17 d17 daussietaaussieta posted:
How much land do i need to build a home in Melbourne?

225 square metres, you wont be building anything
can you build a lighthouse?
either you or your sister needs to buy the other out

17 d17 daussietaaussieta posted:
Building shed first (electrical)

buy a generator

20 d20 daussietaaussieta posted:
Chemical tank use as water tank ?

sodium hypochlorite is simple bleach/chlorine which is actually in drinking water anyway
so as long as it is diluted no problems

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29 d29 daussietaaussieta posted:
Landscaping with a water grate in the yard.

build deck level with your garden and mulch over it

30 d30 daussietaaussieta posted:
Builder Damaged fence

the contractor who did my neighbours driveway backed into the fence
my neighbour tried to blame me
even though the fence had visibly been pushed towards my house
10 years later fence still…

1 month1 monthaussietaaussieta posted:
Garage - House Door as Cavity Slider

i was under the belief that the internal door to the garage must be airtight to prevent carbon monoxide entering the house,
a cavity slider would not meet this requirement

1 month1 monthaussietaaussieta posted:
Moving in with no concrete paths/driveway

like i said, i arranged 4 concreters to quote, took day off work, none showed up
next week gave 2 a second chance as they has reasonable excuses, plus 1 more,…

1 month1 monthaussietaaussieta posted:
Fireplace - yay or nay

you are confusing particulate pollution with chemical pollution

1 month1 monthaussietaaussieta posted:
Best way to block a neighbour's banging kitchen drawers?

move house or use a different bedroom
the joy of a party wall

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1 month1 monthaussietaaussieta posted:
Fun quiz question

false advertising
i am not having fun with this quiz

1 month1 monthaussietaaussieta posted:
Just another floor plan help thread..

Kerith ,Have I missed something? Does Plan A only have one toilet in the whole house (in the ensuite)?
wow, i missed that, but how did architect miss it

1 month1 monthaussietaaussieta posted:
Fireplace - yay or nay

if you mean wood burning that gets tiring after a while
if that is to be your only gas appliance then it would be costly to have sitting there 9 months…

1 month1 monthaussietaaussieta posted:
Just another floor plan help thread..

plan b seems like a much nicer house to live in, will have morning sun, better layout
make sure to have eaves at north end of house

2 months2 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
How to tell if you can install ducted aircon in a property?

as long as you have a pitched roof, ducted ac can be fitted, not including raked ceilings
3 phase power already to house would cut down install costs
evaporative cooling already fitted…

2 months2 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
OB and duplex in VIC

not going to happen in vic

2 months2 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
Double or single shower in En-suite?

we have double shower heads
but the 1/2" piping in the walls means we can only run one at a time
or very limited hot water

2 months2 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
James Hardie Axon and Stria cladding disappoints

that's concerning, i was planning on using them for my next build

2 months2 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
Council substituting falsified documents for new build

joined 17/05/2020
last seen 20/05/2020
finally back on his meds
we wish him well

2 months2 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
Building Envelopes Brisbane - how strict are they?

depends on council overlays
where i am trees are protected
none can be pruned more than 10% from memory

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2 months2 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
Calculator to caulate a loan repayments ?

there are many calculators on the net
https://planabettermortgage.com.au/loan ... alculator/
rhs lets you choose what you want to calculate

2 months2 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
Maximum width of garage door?

it will depend on the sheer panels either side of garage door

2 months2 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
Help! Ceiling heights at 2.38 how is this legal?

original inspector would have checked at framing stage, before flooring

3 months3 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
Carlisle homes: Should I sign an incorrect document?

where you sign make a note referring to correct plans

3 months3 monthsaussietaaussieta posted:
First home buyers with tenants in property

yes you can just move in, sale of home is grounds to break lease, just give 1 month notice

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