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4 months4 monthsshazawshazaw posted:
Rough pool / landscaping cost info to avoid being ripped-off

Hi there ... check out the price list from homeone buddy from Newcastle's built, have price listing on page 7 should give you some ideas on cost of pool and…

5 months5 monthsshazawshazaw posted:
Silver birch trees with allergies

I suffer from hay fever all year round worst during Spring.
I grow edible flowers in the backyard and have it in salad so I'm eating pollen hoping to build…

6 months6 monthsshazawshazaw posted:
Rent a property while knock down and rebuild construction

I lived 5 min drive away from construction and drive by every morning to check on any activities during my build
Simply to keep record of whats happening on site.…

11 months11 monthsshazawshazaw posted:
Design suggestions

I think it's bad Feng Shui to have a bedroom above garage.
By any chance can you flip the first floor plan, upper living room on top of garage.

11 months11 monthsshazawshazaw posted:
3 or 4 bedrooms in new house?

I will go for more rooms, provided that you are not compromising the size of each bedroom. it's nice to have a larger size bedrooms :-P

1 year1 yearshazawshazaw posted:
Help! Calling all those with a VERY small garden!

Please give more details of your site location (nsw,vic, sa, qld?) Plants that do well in Qld may not be suited for Vic location.
5m x 25m is very good…

1 year1 yearshazawshazaw posted:
Demo before CDC approval

We were too naive.
In our minds we simply thought that every things will be smooth run.
We honestly believed that council will take three months to approved DA, but we…

1 year1 yearshazawshazaw posted:
Demo before CDC approval

Do not demo until you have DA or CDC approved.
We did KDR. We had to do our own demo as builder will not organise for us. (most of them…

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2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Our Acacia Home

It's always good to have low maintenance garden. I'm so over high maintenance large lawn. I was mowing lawn almost every 1 and half week during summer. That how fast…

2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Our Acacia Home

Hi trimum, I'm excited to see new posts from you. I'm still larking around here at H1. hehe
For sure you and I think alike as I have same dinning table…

2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Advice: 6m-8m large hedge required....what should I plant??

Pencil pine trees, plant these closely. Get mature trees around 2 meters height.

Build Thread : viewtopic.php?=31&t=81624
Landscape Thread : viewtopic.php?f=19&t=86133

Advice: 6m-8m large hedge required....what should I plant??
2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Home design 9m wide northwest SYD NSW

Hi 1800, check out Rawson Homes design. My brother is building with Rawson and his frontage is 10m... so one car garage

Build Thread :

2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Window or Mirror Splashback ... Love them or hate them?

I used 24 lots of three pot garden wall stacker $10 each from Bunning hooked on to the cyclone fence. As for cyclone fence FREE collected after neighbour decided to…

2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Window or Mirror Splashback ... Love them or hate them?

We were told cheaper to have window than bricks + tiles or glass splashback
Due to cost of brick laying + insulation between brick and gyprock + carpentry + cost of…

2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

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Please pm with details of your roof supplier plus cost $. We are also looking into similar kind of roof to go on top of deck near…

2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

WOW!! love love love your courtyard garden, this is one great example of small garden with great impact. Just imagine once greenery bamboo covered up the back fence and provide…

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2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George

I wanted two matching pot of this Swanes golden gold pencil pine tree. So far I only manage to get one. Still looking for another matching plant with same size…

Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George
2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George

These michelia figo portwine magnolia are Not doing too well. Looking sick. Growing but not growing into thick bush and the leaves has yellowing colour around outer edge.

2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George

Rhaphiolepis are doing well and I have placed red flowering pigface in between rhaphiolepis.

Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George
2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George

Side of the house, from fence to wall is only 1.2m so not much room to work with. I can only place small pot plants hook on wire fence. This…

Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George
2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George

So far no pests or browning but when ever we had heavy rain lilly pilly trees bent down over the lawn. So I have to support with large tomato stakes.
We…

2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George

Vertical garden outside kitchen’s window.

Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George
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2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George

Backyard from alfresco.

Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George
2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George

Lilly Pilly trees are growing very well.

Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George
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2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George

All orchid pots need TLC.

2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George

Thanks, great work by our landscaper and his mate builder. They worked on greenhouse in one day on a very very hot 40 degree day. I had to moved my…

2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George

These rio bars were saved from rubbish during building. Now its in good use. I have also used timbers that I had saved from building site for greenhouse.

Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George
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2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George

Greenhouse is 2.m by 7.2m covered with double shade for extra protection from harsh sun.

Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George
2 years2 yearsshazawshazaw posted:
Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George

Green house for orchids.
Yes I know it’s looks like shipping container, I will be reclaiming the lawn at the front of greenhouse (1.5m) for veggies garden. Ahhhhhh Landscaping never ends.

Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George
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