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thanks for the info, this will be super helpful to us!
01/07/2020 - 08:41
it was around 18C that day, they also had all doors open so people could walk around for the inspection. It didn't seem that cold inside,...
01/07/2020 - 08:38
oh really this may be a thing? I'll have a look! Thanks.
30/06/2020 - 08:04
can you give me an example please?
30/06/2020 - 08:03
yeah, we are really trying to understand how it works! The house is just right to our needs and within our budget.
30/06/2020 - 08:02
@budwize yes, it has solar panels. we never used it before and were wondering how much they would help. thanks for the response.
30/06/2020 - 08:00
The house already has external cladding. I was wondering if there is a way to find out if the house has insulation prior to buying it.
30/06/2020 - 07:57
good to know!
30/06/2020 - 07:55
Interesting. thanks for that! the house is north facing, on top of a concrete base but grass around. No tall houses or big trees around.
29/06/2020 - 10:05
you mean ducted aircon? This house has it! But we were wondering how expensive the electricity bill would be. They also have solar panels,...
29/06/2020 - 10:03
yep, we will get a report. the hard part it is that according to our research is expected that 70% of houses in Sydney has asbestos.
29/06/2020 - 10:02
this I'm sure, it is not double glazed. But it would be the same as a brick house without double glazed windows, right?
29/06/2020 - 10:01
new carpets in the bedrooms but replacing the living room floorboards with tiles.
29/06/2020 - 10:00
thank you so much for sharing this!
29/06/2020 - 09:59
Yes, we are planning some renovation but not in the whole house. We would replace floors and redo one of the bathrooms. Is it possible to...
28/06/2020 - 12:43
It was built in the 60s but was renovated (not sure when), based in the south of Sydney. Thanks for the tip, that's a good one to try!...
28/06/2020 - 12:41
Cold in winter, but taking advantage that you mentioned that I assumed that it would cool down quicker during summer?
28/06/2020 - 12:38
Hi everyone, we are considering buying a timber house (Sydney - built in the 60s), but as we never lived in one, a few things crossed our...
28/06/2020 - 11:17
It's me again! We found a wood house, built in the 60s that it is exactly what we need, but we still undecided regarding going ahead...
28/06/2020 - 10:05
thanks for the extra info. Not sure if we will go ahead with timber anymore, too much complications can happen. ;/
14/05/2020 - 08:21
yes, right?! It is just crazy, specially here in sydney where the prices are so high!
14/05/2020 - 08:16
Thanks for all the info, it was super helpful. If you don't mind, will get back to you in case we need more clarification. :)
13/05/2020 - 19:33
thanks very much for the info. Good point about hanging frames and renovations. Wasn't taking them into consideration.
13/05/2020 - 19:32
wow, thanks for that, some very good info here. :)
13/05/2020 - 19:29
buy ready to move in, Sydney. Thanks for the explanation.
13/05/2020 - 19:28
Yeah, good point. thanks for that. So what would be the main advantages and disadvantages of timber houses?
09/05/2020 - 20:27
chrisdop posted a forum topic Brick Vs Timber Houses
Hi, We are planning on upsizing from a unit to a house. Checking online we could see there are several houses with prices within our budget...
09/05/2020 - 19:58
On Sunday received everything. It seems they were having some problems.
03/08/2015 - 12:46
Is anyone having problems? haven't received any email from them confirming my payment, and on my account there is no order listed. Another...
31/07/2015 - 16:35
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17/05/2015 - 17:53