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Joined 12 February 2019
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6 d6 dThejones88Thejones88 posted:
Grind down waffle pod surface.

We have a large incline in to a room that needs to be ground down to create a level bench.
Have spoken to a couple of companies to do so…

3 months3 monthsThejones88Thejones88 posted:
Waffle Slab Edge Beam.

I know it's been a few months but we have had so many ongoing issues with the house it's at the point we need a structural engineer to come in…

3 months3 monthsThejones88Thejones88 posted:
Driveway standards and issues.

We have not had a report done and it appears there are several issues.
Driveway poured at 65-70mm.
Lack or ableflex against driveway and garage.
Driveway must be designed to access the garage.
Now…

3 months3 monthsThejones88Thejones88 posted:
Soil Compaction.

There are no trees or have even been trees on the property.

3 months3 monthsThejones88Thejones88 posted:
Waffle Slab Thickness.

Hi all,
We have had ongoing issues with our house and we finally have a fix for an issue that has rendered part of a room useless to use.
The builder has…

6 months6 monthsThejones88Thejones88 posted:
Soil Compaction.

Thanks mate, already doing that as it comes and goes between wet and dry months, we now have zig zagging though brick work and cracks through bricks.

6 months6 monthsThejones88Thejones88 posted:
Soil Compaction.

It states Depth (mm) Number of blows DCP-A and DCP-B
Bore log is also supplied.
Our land was water logged and was considered fill and we have since the first week had…

6 months6 monthsThejones88Thejones88 posted:
Soil Compaction.

Hi all,
We have been going through all the documents regarding our house build and something that has come up recently is the soil compaction.
Trying to find out the what difference…

7 months7 monthsThejones88Thejones88 posted:
Driveway standards and issues.

Just the other day the driveway has cracked all the way through and all the way across to the other side. I am now concerned to even use the driveway…

10 months10 monthsThejones88Thejones88 posted:
Driveway standards and issues.

We didn't have one done as we are having a deck entrance built leading up to the front door from the foot path.

10 months10 monthsThejones88Thejones88 posted:
Driveway standards and issues.

No the 1500mm is at garage level.
The slope downwards is towards the footpath.

10 months10 monthsThejones88Thejones88 posted:
Driveway standards and issues.

The top 1500mm is at the garage height then slopes to the footpath, I have to put cars on ramps made of timber to get anything other than a 4x4…

10 months10 monthsThejones88Thejones88 posted:
Driveway standards and issues.

Looking at the photos it is definitely not think enough as the thickest part I can find is 75mm and it has risen at least 40mm out of the ground.
The…

Driveway standards and issues.
10 months10 monthsThejones88Thejones88 posted:
Driveway standards and issues.

I have that section with me but what I need to know if there is a gradient guideline as this really is the biggest issue we have.

10 months10 monthsThejones88Thejones88 posted:
Driveway standards and issues.

Agreed but he is adamant that there are NO guidelines or Australian Standards for driveways.

10 months10 monthsThejones88Thejones88 posted:
Driveway standards and issues.

Hi all,
We have a driveway that was completed in 2019 that I would say is rather steep as the gradient is a straight ledge like platform from the garage for…

1 year1 yearThejones88Thejones88 posted:
NO FFL supplied by builder.

We are waiting on the stamp approved surveyors plans that should show all the details, we have a feeling the FFL was either never done or the final plans were…

1 year1 yearThejones88Thejones88 posted:
Waffle Slab Edge Beam.

As we slowly go through all the issues with our house we seem to come across more and more problems, like a building lasagna.
Looking through all the photos it appears…

1 year1 yearThejones88Thejones88 posted:
NO FFL supplied by builder.

Hi all,
Strange one but looking over the drawings of our new house and the FFL hasn't been listed by the builder AND the builder won't advise what the FFL is…

2 years2 yearsThejones88Thejones88 posted:
Slab design not supplied.

Agree on the driveway as our neighbor has the same issue with theirs and built with a different concretor.
Our issue is that we never saw or signed off on…

2 years2 yearsThejones88Thejones88 posted:
Slab design not supplied.

Hi all,
I have searched, googled, Yahoo’d etc and after having some issues of our new house that was only complete months ago it has come to our attention that the…

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