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Joined 17 August 2007
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8 years8 yearsVJVJ posted:
Need your opinion about our pavers

No unacceptable. The tiles you saw from the display are nice and smooth, blemish free. It reminds me of going in for a facial and coming out with freckles/spots on…

8 years8 yearsVJVJ posted:
Need your opinion about our pavers

The display paver almost looks like a light mango or teakwood sandstone (name depends on supplier). One thing to remember with natural stone is that batches are different. Those display…

8 years8 yearsVJVJ posted:
Need your opinion about our pavers

Hi I was just googling how to clean my clay pavers and came across a site which had photos of your pavers and as I had just finished reading your…

8 years8 yearsVJVJ posted:
Need your opinion about our pavers

that's what we asked for in our complaint to CAV..
either replace or return our money.
however, because they were claiming there's nothing wrong with the pavers, they will charge us 20%…

8 years8 yearsVJVJ posted:
Need your opinion about our pavers

Personally I would pay for the delivery, only because those would make me cry..... and make it clear that you're not happy and won't be recommending them to anyone (do…

8 years8 yearsVJVJ posted:
Need your opinion about our pavers

thanks mapcalla, tudenrain and suh...
i was really so upset by this.. i won't lay those pavers in my backyard.
they were actually willing to replace, but were suggesting a plain-looking pavers…

8 years8 yearsVJVJ posted:
Need your opinion about our pavers

bit hard to tell from the pic. Try using a weak bleach solution 10.1 ratio if it is mould then the bleach will take the colour out, but wont remove…

8 years8 yearsVJVJ posted:
Need your opinion about our pavers

We finally decided to pave our alfresco area...
and after looking at different types of pavers at different shops..
we decided to purchase sandstone pavers (here they are as displayed):

these were…

8 years8 yearsVJVJ posted:
Wallpaper installation

Hi Ami,
We're also from Point Cook and we hung our wallpaper (which we bought from Point Cook too!) to save cost... i reckon we did a pretty good job.. just…

8 years8 yearsVJVJ posted:
SELLING OUR LAND

Thanks so much Joles for posting the photos!
So even if we weren't able to drive by yesterday, i can visualise the block now!
Will show the photos to DH... and hopefully…

8 years8 yearsVJVJ posted:
SELLING OUR LAND

Hi Tracy,
We're currently looking at blocks in Hidden Valley..
with about the same size as the one you have..
will contact you as soon as we see it..

9 years9 yearsVJVJ posted:
Building our dream home.. walls no longer bare!

Hi, I like your bricks, may I ask you what your brick named? Thx
Wow, it's been a long time since I had my last post!
Anyway, stanleyho - It's Austral's Hawthorn...
And…

9 years9 yearsVJVJ posted:
Dwarf Lemon Trees

Just planted the Eureka (dwarf) yesterday.. prefer it over Myer (thinner skin)... because of the thicker skin (good for cooking) and really heavy cropper!
Rellies have them both and they prefer…

9 years9 yearsVJVJ posted:
Building our dream home.. walls no longer bare!

Hi everyone,
Sorry for not updating this thread anymore.. still no ADSL in our area and we disconnected our super slooowwwwwww dial-up.
So sorry for those people who were asking me questions...
I…

9 years9 yearsVJVJ posted:
Chateau Lisa

hi lisanne,
i agree.. your carpet matches well with your tiles!
well done with your choices!
and i love the colour!

9 years9 yearsVJVJ posted:
The Story of Stormy's Castle. *Loooooong overdue update*

Thankyou VJ!
Paint colour is 'Nomadic Ivory' by Bristol....very similar to Hogs Bristle only warmer. We are pretty pleased with the way the colours have turned out, and I hope it…

9 years9 yearsVJVJ posted:
The Story of Stormy's Castle. *Loooooong overdue update*

Stormy,
I missed a lot!!!
I love your wall paint colour - what is it again?
Love your splashback, floor tiles look great, very nice stairs.. everything looks great!
Very nice colour selection!
Gosh, your…

10 years10 yearsVJVJ posted:
Fridge tripping circuit breaker

Something similar happened with our fridge...
Its a Whirlpool, not particularly all that new, and worked perfectly at the old house. When we plugged it in at the new place, it…

10 years10 yearsVJVJ posted:
Fridge tripping circuit breaker

The $55 doesn't include any time in it? Like the first half an hour?
Not yet... it's just the call out fee...
another quote i got just today... $88 call out fee…

10 years10 yearsVJVJ posted:
Fridge tripping circuit breaker

I don't know about $80 to fix it, but they should be able to tell you the issue pretty quick.
That's what i'm worried here... electrician's quote was $55 per visit…

10 years10 yearsVJVJ posted:
Fridge tripping circuit breaker

thanks everyone for the responses.
the fridge was working well when we were in the old unit..
when we moved to the new house, we were able to use it for 6…

10 years10 yearsVJVJ posted:
Fridge tripping circuit breaker

The circuit the fridge is plugged into would be over loaded
another friend of ours lent them a newer fridge (smaller too) and it didn't trip...
what could be the reason that…

10 years10 yearsVJVJ posted:
Fridge tripping circuit breaker

We sold our old fridge (6 years old) to a friend.
We used it in a rental unit for 5.5 years and in our new house for 6 months.
As soon as…

10 years10 yearsVJVJ posted:
Jo's Bridgeport..... guttering and fascia! 27/07

Congratulations Jo! :: :: ::
So happy to hear that about your site start!!! …

10 years10 yearsVJVJ posted:
Pendant light .......please help.....Does anyone know....

gweluphome,
check out this one too...
http://www.designerlights.com.au/products.php
and see if they are cheaper...
i'm seriously considering this pendant light, but DH prefers another one.

10 years10 yearsVJVJ posted:
Show us your bathroom tiles!

Here's our shower (with niche):
and vanity:

10 years10 yearsVJVJ posted:
Building our dream home.. walls no longer bare!

Haven't posted them yet, they aren't on yet! Will do so as soon as they are!
Bel, looking forward to see your new lights!
Hi VJ, i think i will…

10 years10 yearsVJVJ posted:
Building our dream home.. walls no longer bare!

I am the same having redi shade for the whole house, i only put up a curtain for one sliding door only, so you are not alone hehehe. I…

10 years10 yearsVJVJ posted:
Building our dream home.. walls no longer bare!

VJ - I just ordered my lights online from MICA (they are a homeone member too ) They were delivered straight away - and for free!!
They look exactly like…

10 years10 yearsVJVJ posted:
Re: Light off centre 8-10". What do you guys think?

If you don't want to delay the handover, you can accept it with the condition that they fix it after handover (it should be documented).
That's what we did with most…

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