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2 months2 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Seals for garage doors

B&D sent out one if their contractors who adjusted it by setting the panel door to push down harder on the bottom in order to get the top panel to…

2 months2 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

We also have the Manhattan 44 Ens with the $50K signature package upgrade.
All 5 bathrooms have floor to ceiling tiling. And we dont regret that part.

2 months2 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Seals for garage doors

I have the B&D Icon which comes with rubber seals all round.
We are at the top off the street and occasionally get the hot and dusty westerly winds blowing directly…

4 months4 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Thanks,
What i am looking for is:
How your built in Wardrobe is shown on your plan?
And how it is 'written into the contract"

4 months4 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Has anyone added built in wardrobes to their build?
Id like to compare a couple of things.

4 months4 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Help choosing a walk-in pool enclosure

A quick search found this.
https://designershadesolutions.com.au/r ... skylights/
Hope it helps.

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4 months4 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Help choosing a walk-in pool enclosure

Thinking about your requirements, possibly consider retracting glass roof.
But you also want it completely enclosed on the sides too.

7 months7 monthsGLOGLO posted:
I work in flooring - do you have a flooring question?

Any other suggestions?

7 months7 monthsGLOGLO posted:
How long should Render last before cracks (not settlement)

I am lead to believe thqat the cheapest option for the original renderer is to apply a primer and then Rockcote over the top.
Apparently that will be less than stripping…

7 months7 monthsGLOGLO posted:
I work in flooring - do you have a flooring question?

We wouldn’t want that given we only moved into our forever home 11months ago.
Any suggestions to how to combat the increased wear from working from home during Covid.
Upstairs is carpeted…

7 months7 monthsGLOGLO posted:
I work in flooring - do you have a flooring question?

This is the usual traffic to master bedroom.
With 10mm premium underlay.

I work in flooring - do you have a flooring question?
7 months7 monthsGLOGLO posted:
I work in flooring - do you have a flooring question?

Yes I believe it is a wool blend.
This is a low/no traffic section

I work in flooring - do you have a flooring question?
7 months7 monthsGLOGLO posted:
I work in flooring - do you have a flooring question?

Hi Michelle,
Im looking for recommendations as I have moved into our forever home and with COVID have been working from home for the past 6 months.
My dilemma is, upstairs is…

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7 months7 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Pool fencing

What happened?

7 months7 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Pool Fencing with Boundary Fence Help

I have a question.
Given that pool fencing needs to be 1200mm high with no gaps larger than 100mm but if your pool uses a perimeter fence, that needs to…

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8 months8 monthsGLOGLO posted:
How long should Render last before cracks (not settlement)

Yes agreed, unfortunately the building did not share the option with us.
this is our first build and our forever home.

8 months8 monthsGLOGLO posted:
How long should Render last before cracks (not settlement)

Hi Stewie,
Sorry i missed the replies here.
The house faces west.
Whilst i appreciate settlement cracks, the render has obvious spidering cracks so much that virtually everyone notices it as the come…

8 months8 monthsGLOGLO posted:
How long should Render last before cracks (not settlement)

Hi,
I am looking for some experience here around facade render finish (not acrylic) over brickwork.
I have been told that render needs maintenance and probably lasts 5-10 years before…

9 months9 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Help me Brainstrust: Ecobee4 Compatability

Following as I have just installed a Haiku Fan and have an Actron Unit with 8 zones and would love to link them up via ecobee!

9 months9 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Protecting your Slab

Hi John,
I can offer some assistance from experience having recently built but I’m sure others (such as Norfolk etc) will have more scientific references than I.
The yellow line appears…

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9 months9 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Solar Panels Instead Roof Tiles - Experiences?

My upgraded Wisdom Home package I opted for the $7950 1.5kw Bristile (33x 45w)solar tile package with Fronius inverter.
I added 4 extra solar tiles to make it 1.665kw. (45w tiles)…

9 months9 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Price increase - Legit or Sales tactics?

Price increases tend to be a balance of both tradie costs and sales process.
The premium builder we used had several price increases from the time we started to the time…

11 months11 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Home Security Camera options

The whole idea of a public forum is to share thoughts and questions. NOT address'
I agree that it is a gold mine of information, but that it what forums are…

11 months11 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Concrete encasement

The developer then can confirm 100%

11 months11 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Concrete encasement

Is it a newly registered block?
If so, it probably means it need a to be encased.

11 months11 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Thats good to know as I am still waiting for the maintenance supervisor to contact us and we got our keys at the end of September!
I have fine scratches on…

11 months11 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

You can use a blade to lift off the clear plastic cover.
You do not need to remove the plastic housing.

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12 months12 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Issues with pool setback from building line

Hi LoveHouse,
Each house builder is different and each pool builder will have their own preference too.
We built with Wisdom Homes (Sydney builder) and they have a relatively new pool division,…

12 months12 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Use Ducted AC for heating or unflued Gas Heater

Hi,
With Sydney (and most of the east coast) seeing the start of winter, i am leaning on the advice/experience of members of this forum with this question!
I have an Actron…

1 year1 yearGLOGLO posted:
Building at Bardia - New Breeze

NZ89 getting your $1000 back before completion is fantastic!
dolphin33 i recently read some rules that…

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