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9 h9 hjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
Grout colour Mudberry

Hi , l need some mudberry coloured grout, but cannot find anynear where l live, l only have access to the grout they sell at my local Bunnings, can anyone…

3 d3 djimbo73jimbo73 posted:
No wall wrap

thnanks, even though its not mandatory , in terms of protecting my house from moisture, insects or harm am l at a disadvantage with thin polystyrene or Styrofoam sheets rather…

5 d5 djimbo73jimbo73 posted:
No wall wrap

Hi my house was built 8 years ago, its one of those homes built in a factory and transported to site by truck. My house has vinyl cladding on the…

1 month1 monthjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
behind vinyl cladding

Hi my house is 8 years old and was built in a factory and transported by truck to the site. THe house has vinyl cladding, when l removed a piece…

2 months2 monthsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
new shower cost

Roughly how much would it cost to remove an old shower and base and replace it with a new shower, just an average shower, the tiles on the wall don't…

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3 months3 monthsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
Should l use only a licensed builder

thanks,l live in Victoria, how do l find out if a builder is licensed or not, if l type their name in here at the VBA
https://consumer.etoolbox.buildingcommi…

3 months3 monthsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
Should l use only a licensed builder

Hi l am getting some repairs to a water damaged bathroom floor around the shower area, not sure what the cost is yet but getting some quotes, should l only…

9 months9 monthsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
verandah posts hollow

Hi the other day l noticed a bit of wood rot at the bottom of my verandah posts and someone tapped them and said it sounded like the posts were…

9 months9 monthsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
settlement, foundation problems legal rights

yes theres about 10 established gum trees about 12 meters from the house on that side , they were already there when the house was built 7 years ago. Theres…

9 months9 monthsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
Termites

.l arranged a termite inspection for next week to be on the safe side, they say you should get one every year or two anyway and l haven't had one…

9 months9 monthsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
settlement, foundation problems legal rights

l read it quickly then, does it mean l am covered for ten years under the law even though the warranty from the house company said it was 7 years,…

9 months9 monthsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
settlement, foundation problems legal rights

The company that build the house says it has a 7 year structural warranty but its been 7 years and 6 months so l am 6 months out, what if…

9 months9 monthsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
settlement, foundation problems legal rights

yes l will get a builder to have a look next month, house is 7 years old , past year l have noticed a very slight slope on floors of…

9 months9 monthsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
Bowling ball marbel test floor slope

l read that if you think you have a slight slope in your floor you sit a bowling ball or marble on the floor and if it doesn't move it…

9 months9 monthsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
Termites

yes what if they say l have termites or they think theres signs of termites when there isn't and say l need a thousand dollar spray, l am in low…

9 months9 monthsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
settlement, foundation problems legal rights

The laminate floor is flat except about 80cm from the wall where a slight slope or slant starts to form up to where the floor meets the wall, its only…

9 months9 monthsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
Termites

Thanks, l think l will get a termite inspection to be safe , but my house has steel foundations which is good, but wood sub floor and walls, l saw…

9 months9 monthsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
Termites

just to update l took a pitcute of what l thought was terminates and emailed it to pest contolers and they said they are fairly sure its not termites so…

9 months9 monthsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
Termites

Hi l found what looks like termites in a dead tree ten meters from my house but not sure , l called someone to get the tree cut down and…

10 months10 monthsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
settlement, foundation problems legal rights

thats good ten years cover as house built 2011 , l think the house company said 7 year structural warranty but am al covered for 10 years under victorian law?…

10 months10 monthsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
settlement, foundation problems legal rights

"When asking about regulatory advice, you need to post your location."
l'm in western Victoria
l think l will get a building inspector to have a look early next , hopefully it…

10 months10 monthsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
settlement, foundation problems legal rights

l think the warranty is 7 years, what if the problem started in the warranty period but dont make a warranty claim until after the warranty period? But do l…

10 months10 monthsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
**help** is this damp or water damage

You can buy a moisture meter from Bunnings for $45 or a cheap one on ebay for $15 and you press it against the wall and it will tell you…

10 months10 monthsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
settlement, foundation problems legal rights

Hi l had a new home built 8 years ago, past couple years a slight bounce appeared in one small section of the floor and a slight slope in the…

2 years2 yearsjimbo73jimbo73 posted:
wooden subfloor water damage

Hi. My kitchen sink drain pipe has been leaking a while , l didn't know until l noticed the kitchen flooring became water logged, l pulled up the kitchen vinyl…

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