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Joined 15 June 2013
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5 d5 dqebtelqebtel posted:
wall issue?

lol so you inspected it , did you? And shadows scared you?
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5 d5 dqebtelqebtel posted:
Newport Market

Dont buy there,. That house is a dump, and being a million dollar suburb so close to central Melbourne, its going to be a dive full of bogans. You're welcome.

10 d10 dqebtelqebtel posted:
Adv. to having Building + Pest inspection BEFORE offer?

Ahh, Brancko, you trigger so easily. Nope Im not gifted like Mozart or Beethoven or Yngwie Malmsteen, but Im not dumb either. Cars, pools, and houses are not…

11 d11 dqebtelqebtel posted:
Renovation rip off

99% of matters that come before the civil courts can be classified as "fra u d" in terms of a dictionary definition, but they dont satisfy the criminal definition of…

11 d11 dqebtelqebtel posted:
Relocate Home

Id say about 20K. The problem is, the costs of moving is only the start. Your council will treat it as a new build, and expect your compliance to all…

11 d11 dqebtelqebtel posted:
CIG gas bottle dumped on our site. HELP

If it is a CIG bottle, they would want to reclaim it. Those things are worth money.

11 d11 dqebtelqebtel posted:
Neighbours completing fencing without permission

A fence is common property between the two parties who share it. If one party constructs it without your input you have no obligation to accept the fence, let alone…

11 d11 dqebtelqebtel posted:
Adv. to having Building + Pest inspection BEFORE offer?

Algernon, look no further than NSW and their flipping annual car inspections for ones older than 5 years old. Totally useless, but espouses the creeping bureaucracy that you and BE…

11 d11 dqebtelqebtel posted:
do I need any permission to remove my roof and some walls?

He can start on whats existing, just not on the extension part until permit is given..

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11 d11 dqebtelqebtel posted:
Renovation rip off

In technical terms, this is a civil matter, not a criminal matter . The police will not take a complaint about this and will quickly fob you off, as there…

18 d18 dqebtelqebtel posted:
Builder caught in breach of regs refusing to honour warranty

Be pragmatic and let him try to fix it, bit supervise the work and make sure it makes sense to you. Yes I know, you shouldnt have to but…

18 d18 dqebtelqebtel posted:
Yellow-ish water from rainwater tank

Is anyone doing wee wees in your rainwater tank?

25 d25 dqebtelqebtel posted:
Why is my toilet leaking from here!?

because it is cracked. Get a new one.

25 d25 dqebtelqebtel posted:
Termite control

I have yet to see them do it up steel stumps. I have steel stumps, am in a termite rich area, and have no capping, and am not worried in…

26 d26 dqebtelqebtel posted:
Termite control

YEs indeed, another way to do it is live in a stumped house (steel stumps in concrete of course). Termite control = nil. Cost = nil. :-D

27 d27 dqebtelqebtel posted:
Recommendations - renos on turn of century homes

And well beyond if they think you're a likely patsy. Watch out.

27 d27 dqebtelqebtel posted:
Toilet next to kitchen allowed?

Well its not legal, but if you're really keen on making some curry, whilst at the same time dumping last nights curry, dont limit to your imagination, as its been…

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27 d27 dqebtelqebtel posted:
Termite control

Wrong, they are attracted to wood, but dampness helps them thrive.

1 month1 monthqebtelqebtel posted:
Brisbane Conceters - a Rant

LittleGardenGnome didnt do anything wrong. Obligation and responsibility are something most tradies know nothing about , and its shows in the way they conduct business with you. Most small…

1 month1 monthqebtelqebtel posted:
Costs for connecting services

Sorry I included the cost of a waste treatment plant , but since you have a sewer line near your boundary, Ill reduce that $10,000 to $4000 but without…

1 month1 monthqebtelqebtel posted:
Costs for connecting services

$10,000

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2 months2 monthsqebtelqebtel posted:
House relocation - any one had a house moved?

Hard to say what it would cost to move up a hill. Just keep in mind if you move it, it will be treated as a new build, and…

2 months2 monthsqebtelqebtel posted:
Advice please waterfront property Brisbane for $545,000

Tassie quite a bit different though. Not hard to buy waterfront there, Hobart and Launceston with combined pop. of 250K, are exposed to so much waterfront. . But would…

2 months2 monthsqebtelqebtel posted:
Advice please waterfront property Brisbane for $545,000

Housing commission area.....not the best suburb. Check Qpol crime map.

2 months2 monthsqebtelqebtel posted:
Villaboard vs tile underlay

Villaboard is impact & water resistant. Drill it and you'll find out. Tile underlay is not water resistant, you cannot use it to sheet a wall in a…

2 months2 monthsqebtelqebtel posted:
Brisbane Conceters - a Rant

They are typical Aussie tradies....this is common behaviour.....get used to it.

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