Home
Pros
Forum
  • About
  • Register
  • Contact
InboxSent
MembersPros
WatchingStarredHistory
Revinator
41 Posts
Junior Member

Follow
41Posts3LikesMost Active Topics

Revinator

NSW
Joined 24 February 2020
Junior Member
2 d2 dRevinatorRevinator posted:
Flooring - Grout Issues

Use a multi-tool with the grout remover bit and do it yourself. I did it. Came up great after the re-grout.

4 d4 dRevinatorRevinator posted:
How would you freshen this baby up?

Knock it down and rebuild.

13 d13 dRevinatorRevinator posted:
HELP! Builder won't refund deposit and dodging calls

Didn't you get pre approval before signing up? you spent 2 months of his time, from his perspective his probably thinking ill keep the deposit for wasting my time. Which…

19 d19 dRevinatorRevinator posted:
Neighbours slab higher than my house

How does his slab being slightly higher effect your home?

1 month1 monthRevinatorRevinator posted:
Paint advice please

Definitely looks blue-ish to me. You should change it. Antique White USA (Dulux) is pretty good.
Once the "Cool White" down lights switch on your place will look like an…

1 month1 monthRevinatorRevinator posted:
Builder bringing in someone to our build for viewing

Muhahahaha Now I know where your dunny is.
Really no one cares what the inside if your home is going to look like.
Everyone at Council and at your PC's…

1 month1 monthRevinatorRevinator posted:
Building in The Hills of Carmel

You have to tell people who your land developer is first. Lend Lease? Mirvac?

1 month1 monthRevinatorRevinator posted:
Caulking around a corner freestanding bath

I have a freestanding bath (back to wall) with absolutely no chalk anywhere and it looks amazing.

1 month1 monthRevinatorRevinator posted:
Fencing disagreement

He is not a licensed tradesman. Just tell him NO, due to public liability.
Sounds like my brother in law. He can apparently build anything but go to his house…

2 months2 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
Freshening up exterior of home

All you need is to render it and a new panel lift door. That will sort it out.

2 months2 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
Ownership of stormwater drain in nature strip

I believe you do up to the Sydney Water main line on the road.
I had an issue last year where the sewer pipe was blocked under the public footpath…

2 months2 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
How much is my land worth?

It's worth what ever someone else is willing to pay for it. Some might pay less, some may pay more. No one can tell you exactly how much it's worth.

2 months2 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
Oran park or Willowdale

Oran park. Further away from Maquarrie fields.

2 months2 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
Advice on Landscaping Issues done by Simonds

You will need those slopes for water to drain into the pit, but in saying that it does look to me like they couldn't be stuffed regrading the site properly.…

3 months3 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
DA for granny flat

Call up a local PC - private certifier and speak to them. If they confirm via email that you don't need the DA, engage the PC to do your certification…

3 months3 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
Drawings of your house on your block as a PDF

So you've basically just created a site plan? :lol:

3 months3 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
Neighbour put flower bed against my wall, potential problem?

Nothings gonna happen.
Exposed slab edge will always come in contact with soil or moisture at ground floor. If your that precious do what chippy said and ask them if…

3 months3 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
Neighbour Drilled into our Garage Wall

How come your built to the boundary? No setbacks?
A stern threat with suing tends to work a treat these days. Considering he damaged your property.

  ⋅  1
3 months3 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
Stain on Paver

Go to the kitchen, grab a wet rag go out side and scrub it off. If it wont come out, pressure clean it.

3 months3 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
Stain on Paver

Did you try a pressure clean with water?

4 months4 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
Homebuilder Grant Scheme - Shocking outcome!!

The government will find any way to wriggle out of paying up. Disgusting.

4 months4 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
Soundproofing common wall in apartment

Not much you can do. You can however look at redoing your side of the common wall, (new acoustic studs that deflect sound waves, soundchek plasterboard, insulation etc etc if…

4 months4 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
Hobless Shower

Just make sure the shower floor falls are steeper than standard. :)

4 months4 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
My bathroom makeover

Not bad at all. I love it. Well done.

  ⋅  1
4 months4 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
Design of small bathroom.

Only way I see you accomplishing this on the cheap and with minimal impact is like this. (Sorry I'm on lunch break at work so these are quick and nasty)



Minimal…

  ⋅  1
4 months4 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
Plan feedback please

Not a bad layout but your draftie needs to go back to school. God those leader lines.
1500wide entry hall is a massive waste in my opinion. Give more to…

5 months5 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
Things not included in builders price

Landscaping, driveway, take your pick. This is the worst part of building a home, you would think for the high price we pay they include everything but they always…

5 months5 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
Bathroom accessories - is it worth paying more?

Get a better screw. Problem solved.

5 months5 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
Window Frame Replacement.

Hi All,
Quick question, can you remove an old aluminum window frame without damaging the internal timber sill? What I mean by this is, can the frame only be removed…

6 months6 monthsRevinatorRevinator posted:
Tiling over splashback.

Hey Guys,
Anyone tiled over glass splashback before?
Planning on using mosaic diamond tiles over the existing colourback in my kitchen. I'm not keen on ripping out the splashback…

About

Occupation

BIM Manager Project Coordinator for Infrastructure Projects

Interests

Renovations Golf Boating Renovations

More
Joined homeone
24 February 2020

Australia's largest home building and renovation
community with over 1.7 million posts

Home
Pros
Forum
Start a new topic
About
Advertise
Contact Homeone
Articles
All comments made express the views and opinions of the author and not the Administrators, Support nor Homeone Australia & New Zealand
© Homeone Australia & New Zealand All Rights Reserved ‎2001 - 2020

Australia's largest home building and
renovation community
Homeone
About

Terms
Privacy

Follow homeone on FacebookFollow homeone on Twitter
All comments made express the views and opinions of the author and not the Administrators, Support nor Homeone Australia & New Zealand
© Homeone Australia & New Zealand All Rights Reserved ‎2001 - 2020