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penjay

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Joined 3 July 2007
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13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Issue with Porter Davis

They told us that 2 of our pegs were missing too but we found them, just a bit overgrown. They don't look very hard!!!!

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Help with colours for little girls rooms?

You sound like the boy in Toy Story!

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Land Estates in Melbourne's Western Suburbs

I live across the road from Bluestone Green and aslo know people who are building there. It is close to Wyndham Green which is a nice quiet estate. The only…

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Does anyone have a fire plan???

I ahve a fireplan in my head but haven't talked about it with the kids. It's just about how I would get them out with a fire in the house…

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
does anyone know paint "Donkey"

I think that one is donkey poo!

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Reserve Bank cuts interest rates by 100 basis point to 3.25%

Couldn't agree more. I'm another one with a fixed rate and whislt I was happy when rates were going up and I didn't have to worry equally I knew there…

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
2 storey with master downstairs?

Henley do one called The Ambassador but I'm not sure if it's available in QLD

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Tarneit Suburb

As far as I know the select entry school would only charge govt school fees. That's pretty much the whole point, providing extension for gifted chn without the private school…

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Tarneit Suburb

The select entry school will be in Manor Lakes.
There are also many very good government primary schools in the area. :D

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
What to look for when buying an lcd or plasma tv

Well , we bought the Series 7. The Series 9 was just too much. We are upgrading from a 10 year old CRT that probably cost us about $500 so…

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
What to look for when buying an lcd or plasma tv

We are just about to buy the Samsung Series 7 52inch LCD. We did originally choose the Series 6 but the salesman suggested that the Series 7 was better and…

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
General Notes about Canadian Homes

Pay and display :D

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Rangehoods (ducted to exterior)

We had to pay PD to duct it outside and even then they didn't do it and we had to get it done with the 3 month check. Make sure…

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
I’m stressing out!!!

Hi Michelle,
If you have a look at the website for most banks or credit unions they will have a repayment calculator which will give you this information.
I jus checked with…

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Jo's kitchen....all appliances will fit in the big wall!!

Me too. It looks more balanced with the brown on either side.

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Ducted vacuuming systems.

Just looked at mine - it says Electron Vacuum Systems in Scoresby.
I'd never had it before and included it on impulse at the last minute. I love it for the…

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Need help with lamps n stuff

I can't help but have to say how gorgeous that room is and in fact your whole house. You have done a brilliant job - I think it is way…

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Zero interest rates in 2010 possible!

Yeah, true but I'm a bit of a worrier so I'd rather have the peace of mind that a fixed rate offers even if it backfires occasionally.

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Zero interest rates in 2010 possible!

My husband and I are both employed by the govt, me state and he federal. The money is not as good as the private sector but the security is worth…

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Moroccan Makeover

Nice carpet Maleena, I really like the texture. Looking forward to seeing your Moroccan theme take shape. :D

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Best thing to clean clear shower screens?

Yes, I always check those doom and gloom emails now by going to hoax slayer, it's very informative.

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Has a ceiling fan ever fallen on anyone? lol

I'll take one and post it soon. It sat in a box for nearly 12 months because the first electrician we used didn't have a long enough ladder to put…

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Château TDL: The Backyard Chapter....First Cut Plan 07 Oct

The backyard plan looks great. I love the cubby - we had one at our old house and the kids loved it. We haven't built one this time , kids…

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Best thing to clean clear shower screens?

If you want it to be perfect you will probably need to dry it as well - the splotches are probably water marks.

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Has a ceiling fan ever fallen on anyone? lol

I have often wondered if she is having us on! :)
However...... the fan is attached to a cable so I think you are pretty safe.
I…

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
1% rate drop in official interest rates..

Yes, I read that the other day and was amused :D No wonder they are in trouble!

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Floor Question

We built with PD and did the flooring after handover. We had floating timber floorboards installed and there wasn't any issue with height - fortunately since we hadn't even considered…

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Château TDL: The Kitchen Chapter....Minor Mods

Yes, just measured mine, it is around 900mmm. My kids are past the age of worrying about them near the hotplates fortunately. :D

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Château TDL: The Kitchen Chapter....Minor Mods

That looks good :D
I have a Blanco 5 burner hotplate too but my knobs are on the side - I would prefer them at…

13 years13 yearspenjaypenjay posted:
Ikea single shelves for Billy bookcase

You can buy just one shelf - the link is below. They do a home delivery service but you actually have to book it at the store in person -…

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