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5 h5 hgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Driveway thickness under 100 mm

Agree, I'm waiting for a callback.

6 h6 hgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Driveway thickness under 100 mm

Looking at Council standard drawings and I'm wondering whether 125 mm only applies to the driveway on the council land?
https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/sites/d ... elling.pdf

4 d4 dgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Driveway thickness under 100 mm

SaveH2O yes, my inspector mentioned AS3727 in the report. To me it's obvious that this is not done as it should but…

4 d4 dgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Driveway thickness under 100 mm

Hi,
I had my PC inception and my independent inspector noticed that the driveway is not 100 mm thick as it should be. He measured it in a few places around…

1 month1 monthgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Pool design ideas

Hello,
There are plenty of house designs out there but I'm struggling to find a place with pool design ideas. I'm especially interested in different ways to create space that connects…

1 month1 monthgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
How secure are awning windows?

Hey,
Not really. It is a 60 cm high window. It looks like I will have to get creative :).

2 months2 monthsgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
How secure are awning windows?

Hello,
We are going to have an awning window in the powder room because we want to keep it open all the time, even when it rains. So far so good.…

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2 months2 monthsgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Can I heat a pool using a heating element?

Thanks for links!

2 months2 monthsgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Can I heat a pool using a heating element?

Yeah, it looks like a heat pump is the right solution for me. I wanted to avoid it as they are big and ugly.

2 months2 monthsgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Can I heat a pool using a heating element?

Makes sense, 1:6 ratio is I suppose why it is not widely used.
Thanks!

2 months2 monthsgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Can I heat a pool using a heating element?

Ok, so I'm not entirely crazy :) .Would I have such a big bill even if I heated the pool only during the day when energy…

2 months2 monthsgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Can I heat a pool using a heating element?

Hello,
I'm planning to build a 4m x 8m pool in Brisbane. I've read about possible heating options (gas heating, heat pump, solar heating via a net of tiny tubes…

2 months2 monthsgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Fiberglass Pool Bleaching under the water line

Hey dons80, are ok to share what you've done?

2 months2 monthsgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Leather lounge in Brisbane (humid Summers)

Hello,
I've searched the forum and most people prefer leather over fabric and also most of them seem to live in Melbourne :). My theory is that…

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2 months2 monthsgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Downpipes enter the ground in two different ways

Hello,
I have 2 dowpipes on the same side of the house but one of them enters the ground next to the wall whereas the other one is shifted. Any reason…

2 months2 monthsgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Device for checking power, data, tv and phone points

@buildingexpert your customers are lucky that you check electrical installations for them. I've contacted 5 inspectors in Brisbane and none of them does that.

2 months2 monthsgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Device for checking power, data, tv and phone points

AJW, thanks that makes perfect sense.

2 months2 monthsgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Device for checking power, data, tv and phone points

No need to be sorry :). I just want to make sure this house works and I'm not entirely comfortable with assuming everything will be fine…

2 months2 monthsgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Device for checking power, data, tv and phone points

Ok, what is the easiest way to test them? Hair dryer? I can imagine any portable device that can generate a reasonable load?

2 months2 monthsgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Device for checking power, data, tv and phone points

Hey,
The main reason is that I might use this particular power point in a year or so and then when it doesn't work it will be on me to prove…

3 months3 monthsgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Device for checking power, data, tv and phone points

Hello,
Unfortunately none of the companies offering independent inspections is willing to test power, data, tv and phone points. Is there a device I can buy that can help me with…

3 months3 monthsgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Inspector for PCI stage that can inspect ALL THE THINGS :)

Hey building-expert,
Thanks for your comments. I've had two inspections so far and I'm not looking for a superman. I'm looking for someone who can answer the following questions:
will the roof…

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3 months3 monthsgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Inspector for PCI stage that can inspect ALL THE THINGS :)

Thanks Horse any particular person at that company you can recommend?

3 months3 monthsgaweleczekgaweleczek posted:
Inspector for PCI stage that can inspect ALL THE THINGS :)

building-expert you would be perfect for this job but I believe you are based in Melbourne?

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