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7 d7 dgillybeangillybean posted:
what things should I take care when constructing house

Thread is over 8yrs old, they made your mistake 7yrs earlier....

10 d10 dgillybeangillybean posted:
Skillion

I don’t know what your end game is. As per the other thread you’ll just get opinions about what others like/prefer. Who are building the house for, yourself and your…

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11 d11 dgillybeangillybean posted:
Home elevator

If it’s to the side as you say it is, I don’t see the issue. Much like a HWS it can be screened off from sight if you wanted, although…

19 d19 dgillybeangillybean posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

What do you mean “bulky”?
Are you mixing up “bulky” with “large”?
65 - 82 inch flat screens ARE slim line. We are talking about screens sold now and the last several…

19 d19 dgillybeangillybean posted:
Can you add a waterfall edge after installation?????

Hi Miss81, may I ask what is the color of your interior wall? is that hog bristle full?
thanks.
Seeing as the thread is 11 years old its fairy doubtful hog bristle…

19 d19 dgillybeangillybean posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

...but the glass front cracked whilst trying to mount the monolithic unit - the key words here being “trying to mount”.
The actual cracked screen has nothing to do with it…

19 d19 dgillybeangillybean posted:
Can you add a waterfall edge after installation?????

Seeing as the thread is 11 years old its fairy doubtful hog bristle was even invented then, let alone getting a reply.

22 d22 dgillybeangillybean posted:
Anyone had to take neighbors to court fence?

^^^
Yep it’s not hard, show some decency and pay your share.

22 d22 dgillybeangillybean posted:
Anyone had to take neighbors to court fence?

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Some people shouldn't be able to purchase vacant land because Patrick might move in next door??
Seems like a good plan.
Worst neighbour ever.
So he’s done everything right and as a last…

23 d23 dgillybeangillybean posted:
Ceiling height concern

Even if it was a mistake (which it isn’t) no one would be able to tell anyway. Stop worrying about trivial matters and put your energy towards making sure it’s…

23 d23 dgillybeangillybean posted:
Custom Build Costs, Melbourne

It’s a great looking product and from what I’ve researched they would crap all over your standard project built brick veneer for both quality and energy efficiency. But I do…

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23 d23 dgillybeangillybean posted:
Anyone had to take neighbors to court fence?

And now they have edited their post. Lol.
Good luck Patrick, some people should never be allowed to purchase unfenced vacant blocks. They’re either too stupid to factor in the…

23 d23 dgillybeangillybean posted:
Anyone had to take neighbors to court fence?

The people he’s sent the letters to need to pay up. They’re typical of a lot of people, disrespectful. Way to meet the neighbors by not paying your share of…

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25 d25 dgillybeangillybean posted:
Patio balustrade recommendations

I just texted my mate and he confirmed it was actually $3,500, so even less than I said.

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25 d25 dgillybeangillybean posted:
Patio balustrade recommendations

Yeah as StructuralBIMGuy says that is way excessive.
https://www.bunnings.com.au/architects- ... k_p0015417
Edit - A friend 4 yrs ago had a cable balaustrade with stainless steel posts and top…

25 d25 dgillybeangillybean posted:
Island Bench - single sided waterfall?

Actually I changed my mind, I don’t think it would look right having just one end as a waterfall. If you’re going to do a waterfall I think you commit…

25 d25 dgillybeangillybean posted:
Island Bench - single sided waterfall?

I think it would look great but seeing as you already have the wine rack and power point there, why not just leave as is and spend the savings on…

26 d26 dgillybeangillybean posted:
LED around bed

Phillip’s Hue or LIFX strip lights. JB HiFi. But don’t complain about the price, they’re top end in quality, features and drop dead amazement.

1 month1 monthgillybeangillybean posted:
Need feedback on our floor plan

I think you’re getting too fixated on total square meters. Don’t worry, plenty of people love to say how big their house is, but what you should be asking is…

1 month1 monthgillybeangillybean posted:
Need feedback on our floor plan

Well there you go TimBone, burn these plans and start again. The experts have spoken.

1 month1 monthgillybeangillybean posted:
Need feedback on our floor plan

Plan looks great. Only thing I’d change would be to maybe move the internal garage door 90 degrees onto the wall of the passage that leads to the ground floor…

1 month1 monthgillybeangillybean posted:
Protecting your Slab

Home owners more interested in spending money on pendant lights and scented candles rather than efficient drainage.

1 month1 monthgillybeangillybean posted:
Wrong render color?

It could also have been 1/4 or 1/2 strength Terrible Billy.
Billy proving to be a little sh*t

1 month1 monthgillybeangillybean posted:
Dispute with builder over brickwork - advice wanted from tho

I can’t believe anyone would look at the Metricon bricks and state that they look ok. Do you think they would do any of their display homes like that? Some…

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1 month1 monthgillybeangillybean posted:
Hebel Or Bricks

A carpenter can put up Hebel in a few days whereas bricking may take a month or more and requires brickies. You don’t actually do any maintenance to the actual…

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1 month1 monthgillybeangillybean posted:
Brisbane corner lot truncation

The block you’re looking at is 30m deep so the bit you’ve highlighted is irrelevant.
The 9 x 9 applies to your block as it’s 30m deep, again, the highlighted…

1 month1 monthgillybeangillybean posted:
Ensuite bathroom door - required or not?

If you swinging it into the bedroom why would you not just open it if someone collapsed behind it? If it opens into the bathroom that would be when you…

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