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9 years9 yearsehoeho posted:
Clarendon Brighton - Builder done, my turn to finish it off!

The colour is stipple seal.

9 years9 yearsehoeho posted:
Clarendon Brighton - Builder done, my turn to finish it off!

Lex, sorry for the late pic ;-)
And please excuse the messy kitchen too :)

Clarendon Brighton - Builder done, my turn to finish it off!
9 years9 yearsehoeho posted:
Clarendon Brighton - Builder done, my turn to finish it off!

Yea!! Definitely been a while since I come on this forum. ::lol::
About the garden, most of my plants survived the winter. Many of them…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Blinds options for a 3.1m high window

Accent blinds installed a 3.1m drop roller blind for me there. The thing they were concerned about was the heavy load on the roller. Since the blind will not be…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Clarendon Brighton - Builder done, my turn to finish it off!

I am not sure. But, if I used river pebbles, they won't be so easily kicked around and I should be able to use a blower. At the moment, my…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Clarendon Brighton - Builder done, my turn to finish it off!

Here are some more pics of my backyard.
As you may see, its still very empty :D
We are still figuring out what outdoor…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Clarendon Brighton - Builder done, my turn to finish it off!

Thanks Lex :D
I'll get some more pics posted this weekend :D

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Clarendon Brighton - Builder done, my turn to finish it off!

Lex,
The before and after shot is the backyard. Our land is sloping down to the back. Before the house was built, I thought the land was fairly flat. Until…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Clarendon Brighton - Builder done, my turn to finish it off!

I had a nice and big lilly pilly there. Somehow, after the demolition, the tree started dying. The old house was no where near the tree. Maybe there was a…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Clarendon Brighton - Builder done, my turn to finish it off!

It has been very lazy of me not updating my thread since I moved in in September. I guess, I enjoy spending time with my new home than spending time…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Clarendon Brighton - Builder done, my turn to finish it off!

Wow, I haven't visited my thread so long. Good to be back :)
Behw,
Sorry to hear about your experience with Damien. He did our floor and it…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Cambridge Chronicle - We Moved in a Year ago!

I am still seeing some strange green light pulsing behaviour. However, I think my solar hot water is actually working. Because, I switched the electric booster OFF for a week…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Cambridge Chronicle - We Moved in a Year ago!

I have just checked the tank and found the bleed valve. Thanks to your excellent info! The valve and surrounding pipes are covered by insulation. The screw faces toward the…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Cambridge Chronicle - We Moved in a Year ago!

Thanks for the pics!!!
I haven't had a chance to look for the valve yet as it is already dark when I got home. I will report back as soon…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Cambridge Chronicle - We Moved in a Year ago!

Thanks for the comprehensive explaination! Indeed there are many pipes coming in and out of the tank. I'll try locate the valve with your instruction when I get home!

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Cambridge Chronicle - We Moved in a Year ago!

HellDad, I have just caught on to your recent posts. Your kitchen looks great! I must admit, I would not dare using red colour as me and my wife are…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Questions about soil preparation for natives

I am on very sandy land. To improve the soil before planting, I understand I need to add heaps of compost and dig into the soil, right? My questions are:
-…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Plants selection for my front garden

Kek, appreciate your info about grevilleas. I certainly had no idea. Your are right that they need some warnings on their labels!! Do they cause allergy on contact? or…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Plants selection for my front garden

You are right. Frangipani doesn't really fit it. That's why I am keen to find another tree species. But I am also not too keen to have another agonis flexuosa…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Plants selection for my front garden

Yes. I wanted the tanika variety. I omitted some important names in the NAMES!! Thanks for spotting it!!
Tanika Lomandra longifolia 'LM300'

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Plants selection for my front garden

Hi all,
I am seeking some opinions on my plant selection. Especially, I am looking for a tree to plant for my front garden.
I am planning for a native garden. Two…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Clarendon Brighton - Builder done, my turn to finish it off!

Jochico, Nice floor! And Nice House too!!! It is amazing your builder is moving along your build so smoothly. You must be so pleased you will get your house soon.
We…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
buildingadreamhome - PICS!!!!

buildingadreamhome, just saw your wall pic, it looks great! :lol:

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Blinds options for a 3.1m high window

Southies, thanks for the suggestion. But I would prefer blind over film as I can still pull up the blind while film can't :-(
billdsl, I was…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Blinds options for a 3.1m high window

Yes, this is quite a massive window (height-wise). The window can't be opened.
Probably best to show by picture
This window is great for bringing light in. But this needs to be…

Blinds options for a 3.1m high window
10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Blinds options for a 3.1m high window

Hi all,
I have a window by the stairs, 3.1m high x 0.8m wide. My intention is to cover it with a roller blind with some light filtering fabric. However, I…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Clarendon Brighton - Builder done, my turn to finish it off!

themax, it was mid-september 2008 they started pegged out and slab shortly after. This is almost ONE YEAR!!! From the time we decided to build, then started research, etc,…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Clarendon Brighton - Builder done, my turn to finish it off!

We have finally moved in!! :z:
We got the driveway and council crossover done during the week so our removalists didn't need to walk…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Clarendon Brighton - Builder done, my turn to finish it off!

Jodie80, painting is not hard at all! I have never painted before too and I have painted a few feature wall in my home now. I feel quite confident doing…

10 years10 yearsehoeho posted:
Clarendon Brighton - Builder done, my turn to finish it off!

Clarity, good to hear from you! Glad to hear your garden is coming along nicely. I would love to see some pics when ready!! :)
We are…

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