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8 years8 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
What to layunder under pebbles and stepping stones

Looking to
A- lay some pebbles in a garden bed, and
B- lay some pebbles down the side of the house, with stepping stones every 500mm centre to centre.
A:What is best…

8 years8 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Simple Multiroom Audio?

Sonos ZP120 sounds like a good idea....
Can i run the speaker wires to a wall mounted selector switch (2 way) and then run to 2 sets of speakers? (anyone know…

8 years8 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Simple Multiroom Audio?

Thanks Brain, although i was hoping not to have powered speakers, which is what you need for Airtunes, i dont have power in the ceiling were i have had speaker…

8 years8 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Simple Multiroom Audio?

Looking for suggestions for multiroom audio system.
Near completion of building a house and we have had some speaker wiring installed from the lounge to the outdoor area and lounge to…

8 years8 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
What's your mortgage interest rate?

Risen to 6.24% Lucky enough to get employees deduction with one of the big banks through my father, who retired 1 month after we got the loan...

8 years8 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
How long did your final stage take to complete?

we have been waiting 3 months now. Originally advised completion date of end of Feb. now near end of April and they are still 'fixing defects'. We have not yet…

8 years8 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Who needs to pay for crossover?! Help!

We applied to have crossover moved through land developer. Was done at no cost as they had not started the works yet. Was restricted to where they had planned pits…

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
COmpletion Dates??

We have been given a completion date of 17th March, However builder is then saying they will need 3 to 4 weeks for their QA inspections etc. Then we get…

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Running Dishwasher off Oven main

Sorry, thought Cable size was a given, needs to be sized to suit the circuit breaker, voltage drop etc etc. AS per Wiring rules.

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Running Dishwasher off Oven main

Just to make myself clear, i personally wouldn't do it. But just trying to say there is nothing in AS3000 'the wiring rules' that say you can not do it.

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Running Dishwasher off Oven main

1. Install higher current circuit breaker. (not really a safety issue)
2. All GPO's should be labeled and any electrician would check circuit references before doing any work...

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Running Dishwasher off Oven main

Would like to know where the regulations state you can not? or that an oven needs an independent supply? Regulations state you need an isolation switch which is accessible and…

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Our Sandarra Dream by M3tr1c0n **05/09/10 photos!**

Andy,
I have been informed their are another set of pegs 300mm below ground level, which are the more precise markers for the land. The pegs above soil are markers only…

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Estimated cost of evaporative cooling

$7110 - 9 outlets through our builder... 28SQ house.

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Ask your Home Theatre questions here...

Anyone help?
We included HDMI in our house build from mid wall to low level for connection of Home theater to TV (also have aerial connection at mid level). I was…

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Fridge with no Plumbing

Sorry, might have confused a few people, after a large fridge with a water dispenser, but manually filled from the inside, i.e. not plumbed in... Surely they make them?

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Fridge with no Plumbing

Hi,
Anyone know of a decent size fridge with 'no plumbing' water dispenser, something in the range of 600> Litres?
Cheers
Dave.

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Our Sandarra Dream by M3tr1c0n **05/09/10 photos!**

We had the same problems with Sub-Division etc, After we started construction we received a letter from the SRO saying we were getting only the FHOG and not the boost…

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Our Sandarra Dream by M3tr1c0n **05/09/10 photos!**

We had same problem with Test priors. Some builders will start with test Priors, Others wont budge until the works are completed, unfortunately 'M' are one of those builders. Due…

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Highlands Estate Craigieburn

What type of things needed rectifying....

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Ask your Home Theatre questions here...

Anyone give some advice?
Building new house, have allowed for speaker cabling for 5.1 back to central location.
We have also allowed for speaker cabling from the same location (TV room, front…

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
who is meant to landscape the nature strip?

I noticed today that the developers put turf and tree to our nature strip (bricking to commence this week). I asked the building if they would destroy the grass in…

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Highlands Estate Craigieburn

FREE BBQ at the lake this saturday (or so im told). 12 to 5pm....

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Bank Paying invoice's

Invoice is now overdue, so i had a not so friendly phone call with me bank and they ended up ringing the builder to smooth things over. So now the…

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Bank Paying invoice's

The builder gave me 10 days from then sending invoice, and this included 4 days of weekends.....

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Bank Paying invoice's

Anyone had any trouble getting their bank to pay invoices on time?
My builder gave me 10 days from invoice to pay, the sent on Friday, i received Monday night, sent…

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Building Talbot 28 in Craigieburn

I was told by My CSC that there is no need to talk to the site supervisor up until they start inside. They said that this would make the process…

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Building Talbot 28 in Craigieburn

Hi all,
Just started construction works in Newbury Village Craigieburn with M. Talbot 28.
Been a long drawn out process to get to this stage, but thankful it has arrived and hoping…

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Our Sandarra Dream by M3tr1c0n **05/09/10 photos!**

We are also building with M3tricon, signed contract in Feb also, land was meant to be titles in MArch/April, got delayed till June. AND yet we are still awaiting start…

9 years9 yearsDavefurnellDavefurnell posted:
Our M$$tricon Talbot 28 Experience

Nice place, we too are building the Talbot 28, but it does like different from the pics you have posted.? Do you have a floor plan?
We are still waiting for…

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