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@CaptainBuff I couldn't agree more, more info required@jamessmith Try adding Photos with dimensions ie sizes,m,m2,m3 to imagesBosch even has an range ...

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I've recieved a few messages and emails recently regarding how to best Implement some of my previously posted 3D BIM (Building Information Modelling) ...

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I agree with knowledge and information, Unfortunately, telling them ( Gen Y) they will never afford a house, to compost your scraps, grow your own foo ...

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LOL...First you need to have the right tools for the required task at hand on the jobBasic tool kit + Specialised Tools1.Bosch Laser Set out measuring ...

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HI @gippslandhomeWelcome to the forumYes you will need planning and building approvalsThe building approval stage will require Engineering Drawings, D ...

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Hi @WoodleighSeriously, It depends on it's use, more information requiredIf it is habitable ie, office, you may need an energy report, planning approv ...

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Hi @Kimbo86Unfortunately, the brick, mortar & work quality dating back a century ago was poor unlike today,Ironically the plaster that has been remove ...

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That's a tough one, DIY/Components that requires licencing and those that don't?Here's my spin...... Black, grey and whiteStrict LicensingStructural E ...

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Community Manager Jason
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Plenty of role models here on the Workshop community for young people to get wisdom, inspiration and advice from! Jason

Seaton
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Thanks @BIM_Engineer great to know!

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Thanks @BIM_Engineer will look into it.

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That photo was taken as soon at the shed was assembled, There was a bit of a wind blowing. there are 8 L brackets now bolting the shed sides down the ...

Wayne
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I am no movie producer by any means but thought it was time to share my humble work space "The Shed" in a short video tour.With retirement in sight I ...

Harv
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My bearers are only single beam I need to double them looking at your drawing Thanks again for your help

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Hi BIM, thank you for your valuable input into my project all comments are welcomed and noted, I guess that is what this site is all about, the sharin ...

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LOL...First you need to have the right tools for the required task at hand on the jobBasic tool kit + Specialised Tools1.Bosch Laser Set out measuring ...

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Hi @Kimbo86Unfortunately, the brick, mortar & work quality dating back a century ago was poor unlike today,Ironically the plaster that has been remove ...

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Hey Guys I think the new " How To.." format is great@Jason You might wish to 1.Give members access to a PDF down Load off the site.2.Structure the ca ...

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Sorry to hear about your motor cycle accident that now limits your use of high Torque drillsOthers might wish to consider The Bosch PROtection Range w ...

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You might also want to stiffen those single studs either side supportingthe opening lintel/ beam. Generally for concentrated loads I use double studsA ...

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Thanks for the reply, BTW, I didn't query the roof trussesCare to share the certified framing details supporting the mezzanine Floor?Generally where F ...

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@SeatonThanks for the photos, Nice workshopbut you might want to have the structural timber floor loading & bearings Structurally Checked and certifie ...

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Hi @kenpaulbIs it for storage or will it be a habitable room?as the compliance requirements are different ie energy/insulationGenerally the better the ...

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