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Member Since 08/06/2010
Last Seen 12/07/2024
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Location sydney

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Anyone else get annoying camera shutter lag in the P8P?
15/04/2024 - 21:26
> No offence, but your story sounds like a 2nd generation Vietnamese Australian with a touch of DIY in his blood undergoing an (early?)…
29/03/2024 - 19:04
Thank you internet stranger! Appreciate your guidance and the practical advice. There **really** is so much to plan and think about, it's…
29/03/2024 - 12:49
Not gonna lie, these last few comments are starting to talk me off the ledge. Perhaps the dream is too big after all =(
29/03/2024 - 10:24
Appreciate the breakdown. Big reality check especially on the kitchen/joinery. If you don't mind me asking, was it a specific item like…
26/03/2024 - 19:50
I'm gonna do detailed planning! I've still got some time before I pull the trigger, or get cold feet.
26/03/2024 - 18:41
> I did get a huge amount of satisfaction out of it. Money aside, my this is my other motivation. I like planning, I like designing, seeing…
26/03/2024 - 17:44
Ozb, thanks for all the positive and negative feedback! Suggestions always welcome. There's definitely alot of reality kicking in, but…
26/03/2024 - 17:31
Can't argue, you've got a point. 40% sounds like a frame with no roof lol. Money and cost-save is big driver in the decision, but I accept…
26/03/2024 - 17:25
Great practical advice, especially the "not their job" - I can definitely how people will telfon responsibility to someone else. Thank you!
26/03/2024 - 17:17
This was my first thing to understand. Most of the chippies I've enquired with are looking to manage the entire build, few are wanting to…
26/03/2024 - 12:10
Fair point. At least this is easy to plan for a d easy to drop if it becomes too time consuming. Maybe I'll hire my newphew to do the edits…
26/03/2024 - 12:07
Yes 100% on the engineering and stormwater plans. I had to dive into this and picked up a few errors and things I would have done…
26/03/2024 - 12:05
Appreciate the insight, especially given your background. Two years to build is not an option, I've given myself 12 months to complete. The…
26/03/2024 - 12:02
> Should be fine then. Too easy! Jokes aside are you speaking from experience, or at least seeing OB fails?
26/03/2024 - 10:54
Oooo you're on the money! Aiming 1 video per week and definitely wanted the monetise the vlogging - even if it's cents or dollars. I do my…
26/03/2024 - 09:56
Have done an Ikea kitchen before with demo and partial build. Contractors did all the fitting and finishing. Hired contractors (one flare /…
26/03/2024 - 09:50
Oh nice. Plumbing I have sorted. Sparky is definitely a weak point in the plan. I have been following some stuff on home automation and…
26/03/2024 - 09:43
I've got my own reservation with going owner builder. I have seen for myself some of the shonky contractor work and delays (and no shows),…
26/03/2024 - 09:33
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26/03/2024 - 09:22
Morning brains trust. Big 4 bank, high stress, mortgage paying gig and I'm going higher stress, zero paying (career break or quit) gig as…
26/03/2024 - 09:20
I have wide feet and currently using the X2. Definitely getting X3 at this price. The toe box on these shoes are much better fit than…
12/03/2024 - 20:02
Thought about this too. Kmart has 3pk 9v batteries for $6, but I spent the extra for peace of mind
08/02/2024 - 09:44
Energizer MAX 9V Battery 4-Pack for $14 ($12.60 S&S) + Delivery ($0 with Prime/ $59 Spend) @ Amazon AU
Time to change smoke alarm batteries. Might be able to stack with "Save 5% when you buy $40 of select items" but I didn't try. Edit: per…
08/02/2024 - 09:18
Public health funding does not cover the full extent of services provided or equipment needed at Westmead Hospital. Westmead Hospital…
16/12/2023 - 11:36
Or cut it too close to the free 7, and get stung for the minimum 50c fee for 7.01kwh
11/12/2023 - 21:39
~18.5 mins for a free 7 kwh charge. Set alarm, then stop charging at 6.92 on the app, you should end on ~6.99
11/12/2023 - 21:36
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