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2 months2 monthsSloppySloppy posted:
Owner Builder - was it worth it?

You don’t need to be a licenced builder with decades of experience to save money as an owner builder. In saying that, I would only suggest doing it if you…

2 months2 monthsSloppySloppy posted:
Need advicesssss

$189k for a 4x2 is pretty cheap especially if you are getting 2800mm ceilings. My suggestion is go and talk to the builder and ask them any questions you have.…

3 months3 monthsSloppySloppy posted:
BAL12.5 cost

It really just depends on what what needs to be upgraded. Some builders may use windows that don’t need to be upgraded ect ect. The only thing on that list…

4 months4 monthsSloppySloppy posted:
Shortage of framing timber?

We are coming to the end of our owner build and we had a few occasions that suppliers told us they couldn’t supply us with certain lengths of framing timber.…

6 months6 monthsSloppySloppy posted:
Home Theater Projector Recommendations

Hey Simon.
What projector did you end up going with?

2 years2 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
Owner Build in Southern Flinders Ranges- Cert of Occupancy

Hi Beetaloo
We are about a week away from starting our exterior cladding so I have another question about your cladding.
Did you install it all yourself or did you have…

2 years2 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
Our OB ..Sydney

Thanks for that. Hopefully mine is not to much more than that. We have about 5 that are 6m long and a few extra that are shorter

2 years2 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
Our OB ..Sydney

Hi Gandn and others that follow this build. I've just received the preliminary engineering comps and we have about 6 steel beams in our house.
I'm just wondering what everyone…

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
DOLBY ATMOS

They look like they are in different positions to me. Unless I'm looking at the wrong thing?

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
DOLBY ATMOS

My only question with that is if you put 2 atmos speakers in then want to go with 4 at a later date would you have to relocate the original…

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
Cost of refrigerated cooling and heating

It really depends on the unit, KW and brand. Some people pay a lot more and some pay less

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
Projector and screen opinions / feedback please

If you mean hw40es I think they are fantastic for the price. Never heard of the 49es

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
Raised Platform size?

How long did you sit in front of the 120" screen at 3m? Seems abit close to me but it is all up to the individual I guess

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
Removal and reinstall of split systems

Someone may be able to correct me if I'm wrong but I think this is the case
The pipes are pressurised and you need to pump the gas into the…

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
Anyone used Market Timbers in Melbourne?

People we know used taits timber and were very happy. I think boral have timber too. There prices are online as well which is handy

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
Living in a Shed During Construction?

Well they said that as long as we decommission the shed as soon as we get our occupancy certificate then it's all good with our council. So it looks like…

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
Living in a Shed During Construction?

We are hoping our council is understanding like yours. They are notoriously hard to deal with but in saying that I have yet to have a bad experience with them.…

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
Living in a Shed During Construction?

Very nice setup
How did you go with the council? Were they happy with it all?

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
Owner Building Rammed Earth home in Jimboomba

Are you looking at living in your shed while you build your house?

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
Living in a Shed During Construction?

Bringing up a old thread but just wondering if many people are doing this these days? We are thinking of doing this some time this year

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
set up for a 5.2m x 4.3m room

I'm in the same boat, 5.5x4.5m.
If money permits I think I'll have a Sony 40es projector with a 110in screen. Hopefully I can get 7.1.4 speaker setup as long…

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
New home theatre blank canvas.

Having a better look at the reviews I think the w1350 might be the way to go for us in terms of throw distance. My only concern is weather or…

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
New home theatre blank canvas.

Will your projector be mounted at the back of the room or forward a bit? I have heard that the w1070 can't be mounted very far from the screen, from…

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
Unicote or Colorbond Steel roof?

Is there a price difference between the 2 or is it pretty much the same?

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
Picture of an outdoor gas point/connection

Our alfresco gas point looks pretty much identical to that. Would post a photo but I don't know how

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
OB in SA - Decking

Thanks for that. I don't think my wife would approve of seating at that price. They do look very nice and comfy tho

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
Septic system options

Thanks. That gives me a ball park figure to work towards. I do like the idea of the worm farm rather than the traditional septic systems

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
OB in SA - Decking

Do you mind me asking how much your theatre seating cost? It won't show me anything on the iPhone

3 years3 yearsSloppySloppy posted:
Septic system options

That's pretty good bpratt. We are hoping to plant fruit trees over the drainage area so they get free nutrient rich water and so our grassed area stays as useable…

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