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    what about caveat emptor? Is personal...

    what about caveat emptor? Is personal responsibility completely lost?
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    S HWC replacement is structural, a leaky w.c. is...

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    HWC replacement is structural, a leaky w.c. is maintenance?
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    OTM yes the secret of success is well managed...

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    yes the secret of success is well managed communities. and dare I say it, no tenants
  4. get quotes from drainlayers estimates/guesses...

    get quotes from drainlayers

    estimates/guesses are just that?
  5. Try measuring length of pipe x 110-120 per m...

    Try measuring length of pipe x 110-120 per m assuming easy digging (not rock?)
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    It is the labour government that are running the...

    It is the labour government that are running the government departments now, that are seeking to regulate these TH's out of existence. It beggars belief. TH's are the answer to homelessness as they...
  7. what were the mistakes?? perhaps your design...

    what were the mistakes??

    perhaps your design was too risky?
  8. This is a legal question. Might be best directed...

    This is a legal question. Might be best directed to a land surveyor?

    my tuppence public land = public road
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    You need to research more the issue is that a TH...

    You need to research more the issue is that a TH on a trailer is not a building and therefore exempt.

    You are confusing 10m2 exemption for a building consent which is still a building and subject...
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    Tiny homes that can be accomadated on small lots...

    Tiny homes that can be accomadated on small lots that dont have to be owned by the owner of the TH are the answer to the housing crisis.It removes the expensive land component from the mix

    It is...
  11. be careful as you will be responsible for dents...

    be careful as you will be responsible for dents and scratches unless these are observed prior

    do you mean final council inspection? yes you can
  12. you could move the sink from somewhere e;lse in...

    you could move the sink from somewhere e;lse in the house

    putting up the wall is crossing the line as you are creating seperate hiusehold

    if it doent have a kitchen it isnt a granny flat yet
    ...
  13. This wellington case is an abatement notice...

    This wellington case is an abatement notice enforcement under the RMA and needs to be heard in the environment court. He is self representing but we are looking for a lawyer to handle the issues on...
  14. 'use' doesn't mean 'ownership'? what does the...

    'use' doesn't mean 'ownership'?

    what does the lease agreement say about maintenance and repairs? does it cover replacement fences etc?
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    1. it is cementious so should be durable? 2....

    1. it is cementious so should be durable?

    2. pros as above cons it is made in layers that can delaminate but shouldnt gets brittle with age

    3, recoated 5-7 yrs? depending on how good the first...
  16. Wellington lawyer with a social conscience??

    I have a friend self representing in environment court for an abatement notice for a Tiny House parked in a drive. We have the simple argument that TH's are outside the RMA as vehicles not fixed to...
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    there is a class action in hand against James...

    there is a class action in hand against James Hardie for harditex that could be successfu.

    This will impact on all fibre cement sheet products

    A 1991 framing will be well treated which is the...
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    1995 gthe framing should be treated. You need to...

    1995 gthe framing should be treated. You need to get it tested.

    Harditex doesnt leak per-se but the paint lets water past at holes and unprotected bottom edges. Are there eaves to the roof? This...
  19. most councils allow a report to be placed on...

    most councils allow a report to be placed on file. Some councils call this Schedule 1 report.
    This can be a simple floor plan and a statement from you or a third party.

    this confirms the work...
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    The holes are normal and were likely made in the...

    The holes are normal and were likely made in the tree? Unless you find larvae (which is unlikely) these are expected
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    if the law was properly applied then the council...

    if the law was properly applied then the council would embrace prefab as there is no liability for their construction (for them) as they are not building work under the building act,

    I agree with...
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    council don't make the law they are subject to it...

    council don't make the law they are subject to it like everyone else. If we allow council to dictate then we have 'the tail wagging the dog'.
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    021 636 382
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    paint 1A on the letter box now and order the...

    paint 1A on the letter box now and order the pizza see where it gets delivered to?

    If it comes to 1A your problem is solved and you didnt need to develop the unit? Win - win??
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    as opposed to just accepting an offer and...

    as opposed to just accepting an offer and cancelling the auction?
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