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2 years2 yearsmegezmegez posted:
3 month old house, many cracks on cornices. Is it normal?

Well, I am in SA, Adelaide metropolitan north.
And it is still framed (Supaloc) brick veneer house.
Did not do any photos of building progress.
Shall I contact builder about this?

2 years2 yearsmegezmegez posted:
3 month old house, many cracks on cornices. Is it normal?

Hi all,
So the house is about 3.5 month after the handover and we started noticing many cracks between gyprock and cornice.
I understand that could be because of gap painted over…

2 years2 yearsmegezmegez posted:
Concrete path crack, who's fault?

Yeah, as far as I remember there were none of re-entrant bars installed.
What do I need to do next anyway?
Edit: And what are the negative effects having it cracked?

2 years2 yearsmegezmegez posted:
Concrete path crack, who's fault?

No, I don't have photos of driveway being laid but I have seen it myself.
There was a standard reinforcement mesh sitting on plastic chairs.

2 years2 yearsmegezmegez posted:
Concrete path crack, who's fault?

Hi all,
Short story:
House is a few month old.
Couple of months ago we arranged a driveway and a concrete footing around the house.
Yesterday found a crack at the edge.
About one month…

3 years3 yearsmegezmegez posted:
My builder put no sisalation on frame (no wall wrap).

HI all,
We are in the stage with brick walls erected and there is a frame (metal one) and bricks only, nothing in between them.
I went to check the home progress…

3 years3 yearsmegezmegez posted:
Extra pipe in a slab?

Yeah, the soil is extremely reactive, classified as E-D with P.
Adelaide.

3 years3 yearsmegezmegez posted:
Extra pipe in a slab?

Thanks for replies,
yes, it is a brick veneer, 1 storey, ~100 sqm area.
When normally builder should rectify potential slab flooding issue, towards the end of build or ASAP?

3 years3 yearsmegezmegez posted:
Extra pipe in a slab?

Hi all,
the slab is poured for our dwelling to be and I have found an extra pipe sticking out of the slab. This pipe is not on the plan and…

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