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2 months2 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Edge Heave

Your so right if ever I build again it will be the old raft slab, i was talking to some concreters and they tell me not much difference between raft…

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2 months2 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Edge Heave

I've noticed lately a lot of talk about slab heave but also I've been told more volume builder are putting piers in New homes, I'll spoil this a little if…

2 months2 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Heating/Cooling duct - correct installation

The picture is not showing but id take a photo and send it off to VBA , i had problems with my ducted heating as well, when i called a…

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Yes it will crack with driving over it get them to replace it thats bad workmanship, its crazy they can even suggest to aply thin layer on top, if it was a small path side of the house and done properly may be ok. But for a driveway no way they have to change it trust me on this i know been there once in 2010 i got them to replace it or i would take them to civil court, not vcat they ate useless. Get them to replace the driveway. Have it done right.

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2 months2 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

Well done to walk away in some way its true waffle is not cheap, compared to drainage which should be included in every build if its so important, why should…

2 months2 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Hairline Cracks and Sound from walls

My levels were taken by Buratt engineering, sorry fo the very late reply been so busy with builder fixing our house with underpinning, and a full agricultural drainage…

4 months4 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

Hi john0322 Depending on what you need to know please PM and we can chat in private I know builders lawyers are on this forum and I'd…

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4 months4 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

Thanks insider your a true champ.

4 months4 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

Hi. Insider me and you have little history even though we have not met in person, we built in portarlington in 2010 at the height of the drought then it…

4 months4 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
WAFFLE POD SLAB / RAFT SLAB / Conventional Slab

Thanks for the information i need to do more homework on this , bloody builders honestly.

4 months4 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
WAFFLE POD SLAB / RAFT SLAB / Conventional Slab

Its the same in portarlington in Victoria where a flood study was done in 2009, and gazzeted on the 23rd of March 2010 the only reason they had a flood…

5 months5 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

No your correct the land must be sloped away from footing, not built up with soil where it can wash away anyway it has to be scraped to fall away…

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5 months5 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

Hi lisa06
You will find lots of people on this group who are in the same position as all o f us we help each other out by sharing information…

5 months5 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

I d recommend anyone to Mark Croft he got us out of the crap , when we where paying for a lawyer and barrister I could never understand why the…

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5 months5 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
BONDEK SLAB...CUTTING A STRIP DRAIN ALONG EDGE OF SLAB

Are you in Melbourne if yes contact burrat engineering he good at what he does he is a civil and structural engineer. Give him a ring , his name…

5 months5 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

Yes i was asking if you knew mark croft, if you recall when i joined by that stage we had spent well over 150k and everyone was telling me…

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5 months5 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Edge Heave

Hi. Lisa06 i think you will find it on tbe AS 2870 as well i think if am not wrong deepending on your soil classification as to how much movement…

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5 months5 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

I think it is you will find your answers in the VBA standard and tolerances 2015 they were added in, when I posted them by the csiro now I posted…

5 months5 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

Ive tried few times to contact the current affair but with no answers, not sure if they have any intrest in the story they ask me to email them documents…

5 months5 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

Do you know mark croft legal ex builder turned lawyer.

5 months5 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

Look it took changing lawyers as everyone on here was warning me about the lawyer been in it for himself how true that was , he was just playing us…

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5 months5 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

Hi joker we just won against a major volume builder they must underpinning our house and install underground drainage around the house has i had put in place strip…

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5 months5 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

Its on facebook in a private forum called negative experice with burbank everyone is on that pageyou will find my problems with pictures to show everyone why its so important…

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5 months5 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

It almost broke us physically and menatally, only after we changed lawyer after 4 years of heart ache we dumped our lawyer and found .mark croft legal he is a…

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5 months5 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

Just type in to google AS 2870 1996 it will bring you up for in pdf now there is also a AS2870 2011 it was updated they only added…

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6 months6 monthsMauromarioMauromario posted:
Builder won't let us nominate our surveyor (Victoria)

UrbanEdge is owned by Burbank homes so I'd be very careful the fact that they are forsing you to use there own building surveyors thats telling me they are hiding…

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1 year1 yearMauromarioMauromario posted:
Single cavity sliding door which can span 2.8 meters?

Have tried asking Doors Galor they costum make doors for all sizes its worth asking them and if they don't i am sure they can help to advise you. …

1 year1 yearMauromarioMauromario posted:
Single cavity sliding door which can span 2.8 meters?

Have tried to get one costum made from doors golore its no harm asking them since they do make all kind of doors. Hope that helps you or the Doors…

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