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2 months2 monthsGLOGLO posted:
I work in flooring - do you have a flooring question?

Any other suggestions?

2 months2 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…

2 months2 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…

2 months2 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?
2 months2 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?
2 months2 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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2 months2 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Pool fencing

What happened?

2 months2 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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3 months3 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.

3 months3 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…

4 months4 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…

4 months4 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!

5 months5 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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5 months5 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)…

5 months5 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…

6 months6 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…

6 months6 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Concrete encasement

The developer then can confirm 100%

6 months6 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Concrete encasement

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

6 months6 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…

6 months6 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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7 months7 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,…

7 months7 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…

8 months8 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building at Bardia - New Breeze

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

8 months8 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building at Bardia - New Breeze

Can you submit after Interim OC or do you have to wait till full OC?

9 months9 monthsGLOGLO posted:
$20,000 engineering placed on contract after soil tests (p).

Before I built i found out that my neighbour had an M Grade slab so i was hoping for the same. I was right,
The Soil tests drilled in 3 places,…

10 months10 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building at Bardia - New Breeze

I recommend Emania Fencing. tel:0408827390
www.emania.net.au
Bryand is local and registered and priced well.
He has all the right equipment and is honest and reliable. …

10 months10 monthsGLOGLO posted:
master plan query New Breeze

This may help.
Infrastructure Services Delivery Plan - Campbelltown City

10 months10 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building at Bardia - New Breeze

No real impact to the build.
The timber is treated and i noticed some subtle warping of the floor boards with the yellow tongues.
The joins get sanded and carpet underlay means…

10 months10 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Days of rain and what does this mean for your pool?

Hi,
With days of rain smashing the east coast (im in Sydney) I am looking for some advice for a new pool owner.
It was just completed 4 weeks ago. We had…

10 months10 monthsGLOGLO posted:
$20,000 engineering placed on contract after soil tests (p).

Builders quote on good clean, solid land.
Variations are usually 'discussed' but only ever quantified when the appropriate tests and qutoes have been undertaken.
I incurred approx $20K variation for hitting rock/shale…

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