Yellow tap water for first 2 seconds every morning
This is a link to one of the Melbourne Water Authorities web site about this kind of problem
2 years after a new build, general checklist, whats covered?
Warranties do vary but the following link shows a typical list of coverage.
http://anewhouse.com.au/2016/10/what-do ... ies-cover/
Cut over the easement (Drain Water) to level the backyard
You can normally cut over the easement as long as any pipes still have plenty of cover (say at least 1m)
Building a retaining wall is a bit more problematic and…
There is some advice here: http://anewhouse.com.au/2012/10/if-the- ... goes-bust/
Should I hire my own building surveyor or go with the builde
The builder pays a surveyor to certify the builders work for all his builds.
As this surveyor gets regular work from the builder who do you think he will be looking…
Builder demands $201,118 for non compliant defective work
You may find the following link of interest Particularly the update in regards to 101 builders in Perth
Opening up roof and sarking for wiring: common practice?
Going through the roof is pretty common.
For running cables down outside walls it's often the only way it can be done as there isn't enough height to get to the…
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