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monkeyupatree

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8 years8 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
Advice on appliances: Blanco oven and AEG cooktop

I have a blanco oven, 600mm and I hate it. First thing is if the power goes out I need to reset the clock, I dont find that terribly easy…

9 years9 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
We have grass... but have a question or two :)

Thanks for your response englyn. I guess we will just continue with what we are doing and hope that it picks up. :)

9 years9 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
We have grass... but have a question or two :)

Back again... with another question or two.
Firstly though just want to go through our prep..we used certified organic soil, from gardeners direct, as well as the zeolite and they recommended…

9 years9 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
Ultimate customers- a question...

When we went to handover last yr and going through the paperwork we were told that we had to give our roller door a 12month maintenance check. We were told…

9 years9 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
Building in Byford

We have built in Byford.
Where abouts-estate- are you building?

10 years10 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
We have grass... but have a question or two :)

Thanks fu. :D
I hadnt checked this thread for a while, not since brad & sonya replied as they live close to me. …

10 years10 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
We have grass... but have a question or two :)

We get a front landscaping package through our estate-in serpentine/jarrahdale shire-and it is now time to finally get it done. Our front garden is north facing.
Our landscape turf is…

10 years10 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
Can you pretty please help? PC inspection checklist

Thanks for the list...great timing! Im going with a friend to their PCI today so this will be helpful :wink:
Good luck with the PCI mr…

10 years10 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
Double blinds and venetians

Just wondering about peoples thoughts/experience on fabric venetians-through kresta, and double roller blinds.
If you have the blinds how are yours installed? Do the rollers stick out of the recess…

10 years10 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
Do You Have Them At Your House & How Do They Affect You????

Geckos give me the creeps ::lol::
When I lived in Qld they came into the house all the time and I was too scared to walk…

10 years10 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
looking for this light... its discontinued! :(

hmmm I never thought of that kyton, the thing maybe a tad heavy though :th: Will ask at the light shop.
The lights you chose are nice,…

10 years10 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
looking for this light... its discontinued! :(

::cry:: Went to the light shop today and enquired, as they had a telbix catalogue, and were told they are a discontinued item.

looking for this light... its discontinued! :(
10 years10 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
looking for this light... its discontinued! :(

I am looking for this light....
Last year while building I was searching light fittings and fell in love with this beauty for the entrance. The problem was we didnt…

looking for this light... its discontinued! :(
10 years10 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
Ultimate Homes in Perth - Handover done.

Looking great....I think your SS is the same as who we had!
Just a q? about your downpipes, are they colorbond or been painted?

10 years10 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
PigDaddy @ The Glades Byford - all moved in.

Are they really good? DH went past on Saturday and said they didnt look like much at all. I really wanted to go, but DH made it sound like it…

10 years10 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
Ultimate Homes in Perth - Handover done.

OOhh how exciting :: on getting to where you are...
Like your bricks. :) Its funny how a…

10 years10 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
Power Bills....

We arent even using our gas heating anymore at the moment....our first gas bill we got was $800 for 3 months, Only things we have on gas are the ducted…

10 years10 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
Ultimate Homes in Perth - Handover done.

Looking good and very exciting when it starts getting underway isnt it.
I love your plan.....5 bedrooms, just what we now need! I cant see DH wanting to build…

10 years10 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
Internal Doors

Good luck. Hope your DH is more handy than mine!
His attempt to replace a door was a huge debacle! ::hyst:: We are now going…

10 years10 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
What colour is your home theatre room?

Ours is 'white pepper' and the feature wall behind the tv is going to be 'ash brown', when we get around to painting it. Sorry dont have a photo of…

10 years10 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
Here we go- and go and go and go

Congrats on moving, the house is looking great. Your paint colours are lovely, I considered flokati, but instead went for 'white pepper' everywhere, it is also being used on the…

10 years10 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
cost of soakwells

We got ours done by an independant person...we had 4 small ones (900mm), installed at 4 corners of our block, it was around $2250. They supplied/delivered everything needed. It…

10 years10 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
PigDaddy @ The Glades Byford - all moved in.

Yay redgum :z: we could be neighbours!
Siteworks can be expensive, but not every lot is, ours was only approx $12k. Any…

10 years10 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
The Story of Stormy's Castle. *Loooooong overdue update*

:lol: :lol: Thats the first thing I thought too when I seen it on the bench! :lol:

10 years10 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
Just about at lock up...when do they Render?

Well our house was rendered way before the roof tiles went on, so well before the 'grey float' on the inside was even started. I think as soon…

11 years11 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
The building begins....**updated**

We had to get soakwells installed after handover. All the downpipes now go into drains which run to one of 4 soakwells, lots of hard work digging to get everything…

11 years11 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
PigDaddy @ The Glades Byford - all moved in.

Not your neighbour, we are on the other side of Abernathy... off thomas/malarkey, we got the cow paddock behind us, which will also be developed, but I dont know what…

11 years11 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
PigDaddy @ The Glades Byford - all moved in.

Welcome to the forum.... hurray more Byford people!! :z: :D

11 years11 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
Our WA Treechange - Floorboards going in!

Floors look great, such a nice colour.
We still haven't got our driveway done yet...hopefully tomorrow *fingers crossed*

11 years11 yearsmonkeyupatreemonkeyupatree posted:
Those of you who have their WIR wall as part of their facade

Yep just saw that in your other thread :oops: .... I just assumed ( :oops: ) that it was the long…

Those of you who have their WIR wall as part of their facade
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