I have mentioned several times about not getting a bigger house than you need . . . . . . . . But this could be going a bit too far!
And how do you reach the controls?
I certainly wouldn’t want to be sitting on the toilet when the spin cycle started!
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Here is a new town house development in Melbourne.
Just a couple of ‘small’ problems
Those huge master bedroom windows face west so they are going to get the summer sun all day from around 2.00pm until late in the evening. What makes it worst is it has full length mirrored wardrobes on the [read more...]
Someone sent me this picture entitled plumber fail of the year but that’s a bit harsh!
The plumber only put the toilet where the plan showed it! . . . and he didn’t design the floor plan.
Even then the situation could have been saved by the carpenter simply making the door open outwards [read more...]
As it’s coming up to the Festive Season it might be worth thinking about specifying this lock for the front door of your new home.
Remember getting home after one drink too many and having trouble getting your key in that tiny keyhole?
Well this lock is there to help you. . . . [read more...]
Well what do you think? . . . . . . . . Looks like a fire station to me!
Here is what the Agent says:
“ Reflecting the iconic modernism of architect Charles Gwathmey, this exquisite 8000+/- sq. ft. 7 bedroom, 11.5 bath, masterpiece displays his genius in use of [read more...]
This is a house I drive past every couple of weeks.
Each time it reminds me of the Sleeping Beauty Castle in Disneyland.
All those octagonal rooms and roofs, it must have cost a fortune to build.
Have you ever wanted to [read more...]
I saw this curious looking house one rainy day.
It looks like it’s one house short of a semi-detached pair.
I can only assume the owner saw an example of the house and liked the layout so much they thought they would copy it.
A problem that is not so apparent from the photo [read more...]
I saw this extended house the other day and couldn’t resist sharing it.
A fairly standard 60′s house with a pitched roof but someone has dropped a square box on top….So much for sensitive design.
Not only that but the chimney will be blowing smoke directly at the upper floor windows!
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