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    This looks a lot like yours. Healy's Building -...

    This looks a lot like yours. Healy's Building - Original Glory - Period Weatherboards, Shingles - Melbourne Victoria Australia

    Donna
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    Sadly not paid by bankcard. Would not be so bad...

    Sadly not paid by bankcard. Would not be so bad if I didnt still have to pay off the money I borrowed for it. We live and learn, so there goes my floor tiles and any hope of solar. Life goes on,...
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    Biolytix in recievership

    I have just found out that Biolytix is in recievership, and i am down over 3000 bucks :(( which I placed as a deposit. (my husband can now say I told you so). So dont pay anyone a deposit for one or...
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    :o holey guacamole!!!!! They were having a...

    :o holey guacamole!!!!!

    They were having a sale at our mitre 10 as its 25 years old, so had 25% off the normal store items, which doesn't include the building stuff out the back but they knocked...
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    Thanks for your replies :2tsup: Will look in...

    Thanks for your replies :2tsup: Will look in Mitre 10 tomorrow, and decide what to do after i see the price lol.

    Donna
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    pattern for windowsills

    Hi all, I am looking for a pattern to make some windowsills, for use with casement windows. I thought there was one on here somewhere, but am having no luck with my searching. Can anyone point me in...
  7. Take a peice to the demolition yards, you may...

    Take a peice to the demolition yards, you may find something that matches in a window
    old glass is cuttable, just a bit brittler i have found.

    Donna
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    You can hire the harnesses at equipment hire...

    You can hire the harnesses at equipment hire places, around 35 a day.

    Donna
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    Weight of melamine coated chipboard

    Does anyone know the weight of a cubic metre of melamine coated chipboard? I have won a heap of offcuts off ebay and would like to see if i can fit it in in one load. Donna
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    Rose Window plans

    HI, I am looking for some plans on how to build a Rose Window similar to the one in this post http://www.woodworkforums.com.au/showthread.php?t=31681&highlight=rose+window

    Has anyone here built...
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    free leadlight e-book download

    I came across this download on my travels and the book looks great nearly 90 pages long. http://www.learn-stained-glass.com/download.php

    Donna
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    Could you not excavate a strip in the wall and...

    Could you not excavate a strip in the wall and mud in a batten to fix to? Leave it set for a couple of weeks before using.

    Donna
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    Thanks for your replies, will continue having a...

    Thanks for your replies, will continue having a good look.

    Donna
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    Safety harness

    I have just started looking around for a safety harness as I will be doing the roof on our house in the next month or four. I see a few on Ebay and have looked at a couple of sites that sell new...
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    Earthbuilding website

    Link to Earthbuilding association of Australia http://www.ebaa.asn.au/practitioners.html
    A bookshop with some very interesting books (not Aussie tho) http://www.dirtcheapbuilder.com/index.html
    A...
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    I think it will be written on the permit, mine...

    I think it will be written on the permit, mine has something to the effect that "a substantial amount of work" has to be completed within 2 years. This is for a house.

    Donna
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    Id be having a talk with the operator and seeing...

    Id be having a talk with the operator and seeing what he suggests, perhaps some seconds/packing ply/chipboard in the necesary turning areas would be the go. dingos arent as big as you think unless...
  18. Why not just repair/replace level and square the...

    Why not just repair/replace level and square the woodwork and put the louvres back in? Fix the guttering and put a flashing in over the louvres so it doesnt get so much water on it.

    Donna
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    Buy some established palms of various varieties,...

    Buy some established palms of various varieties, you can put in pots or plant in ground, they have fibrousy roots. dont take up too much ground room either. Could get a few full sized ones and infil...
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    the grass in the pic is in poor condition, may...

    the grass in the pic is in poor condition, may have been cut too low after being left long. I would aerate the soil with one of those tools made for the job, give it a bit of fertiliser and let it...
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    the switch is easy to replace, and only costs...

    the switch is easy to replace, and only costs around 20 or 25 bucks. (turn it off first and unplug:p)

    Usually just have to remove the two screws on the plate that mounts it make note of which...
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    :rotfl::hahaha:Soooo funny you crack me up!!!! ...

    :rotfl::hahaha:Soooo funny you crack me up!!!!

    Donna
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    I rented a house once where they had painted the...

    I rented a house once where they had painted the wallpaper, looked to be a cheapish type water based paint. There was no probs with it in the three years I lived there, only with my grotty...
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    My sister had a house with similar wall...

    My sister had a house with similar wall treatment, and she took down the old battens and replaced them with rounded over battens, looks a little neater and doesnt catch as much dust. I saw one where...
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    Cypress has minimal shrinkage. Splits when you...

    Cypress has minimal shrinkage. Splits when you nail it unless it is very green. Smells beautiful!

    Donna
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    If you have the place to store it, any good...

    If you have the place to store it, any good timber that is neatly stacked, ie 2x4 2x5 2x6 etc in hardwood, band it if you can, you can sell on ebay, I have bought quite a bit off there and the fella...
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    Way over our budget when we get there, but do...

    Way over our budget when we get there, but do reckon it would make a wonderful ceiling, light in colour and weight. Hubby used to work on a paulownia plantation, and brought home a few small logs...
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    I cant seem to get your prices page to work. ...

    I cant seem to get your prices page to work.

    Donna
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    I hope i havent left anyone hanging, i do try to...

    I hope i havent left anyone hanging, i do try to respond to any answers people have given me. But its such a big forum, and so many posts, i lose track of what i've posted and what posts i have been...
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    Another supplier of tracks etc is...

    Another supplier of tracks etc is http://www.cowdroy.com.au/ Bunnings and some mitre 10s stock some of their products and usually have their advertising material, so would more than likely order them...
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    That sounds sufficient, you could do an...

    That sounds sufficient, you could do an experiment in your bathroom with a bit of glass or mirror to see how far the splatter goes. I dont know what some people do in front of their mirrors, must...
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    I like the idea of wall mounted vanities, easy to...

    I like the idea of wall mounted vanities, easy to clean under, no water damage problems to the base of your unit etc. Also recomend if you are putting mirrors above vanity to make sure it is a decent...
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    Check out how Burnsy did it here...

    Check out how Burnsy did it here http://www.byohouse.com.au/forum4/viewtopic.php?t=380&postdays=0&postorder=asc&start=30

    Looks good, but go and make yourself a coffee while you wait for the page...
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    You can buy aircell on ebay for 218 (NSW fella...

    You can buy aircell on ebay for 218 (NSW fella too)
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    I would go with the stainless steel screws with a...

    I would go with the stainless steel screws with a shank, as it will pull the board down snug. Hold the drill bit up against the screw and see that the thread protrudes either side, but not too much....
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    My guess would be that it is temporary bracing to...

    My guess would be that it is temporary bracing to hold the round stumps in place whilst the cement sets. the upright 4x2 is there to screw the post to as the other stumps look to be cement. and the...
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    First off, like to express my appreciation to all...

    First off, like to express my appreciation to all those who have a part in running this amazing forum.

    I had a couple of issues in mind when I opened this thread and have just sat and read it...
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    Spak filla, bluetac and gaffa tape!! Donna

    Spak filla, bluetac and gaffa tape!!

    Donna
  39. This is what I had read, and was not 100% sure...

    This is what I had read, and was not 100% sure whether this was meant for ceilings, as it calls it non trafficable roofs. ie you dont usually walk on your ceiling do you?

    I definitely will be...
  40. The reason for putting the battens on edge was to...

    The reason for putting the battens on edge was to make room for the insulation. Loft roof spaces get quite hot.

    I was planning on coating the lining boards with a clear finish........She wanders...
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