1. P

    Repair Drainage / Sewer Pipe cracks

    Hi all, I recently have CCTV scanned all the pipe network in my building. The plumber has found a crack each in the sewer and drainage pipe. He has provided a quote to replace the broken section and to conduct a CCTV scan (again). Does any one know if a 2nd CCTV scan is necessary? or could i...
  2. G

    Subdivision Sewer and water

    Hi to All, I am doing a feasibility on a one lot to 2 subdivision within the BCC. The property is a corner block and assuming that the water and sewer mains are not an issue, is an estimate of $2200 for each adequate? :rolleyes: Also appreciate thoughts on old cladding - could be covering...
  3. A

    sewer(NSW) - encase or relocate

    hi guys; i am doing a subdivision at the moment for those with experience with sewers is it generally cheaper to encase or to relocate a sewer ? (i think i have to relocate/encase about 20m of sewer :( )
  4. K

    Sewer Diagram

    Hi Guys, I'm interested in a villa however the villa was build recently over sewer line. In the contract, a letter from Sydney water was attached and indicates "no record of Build over sewer approval was given, however in this circumstances, Sydney water will not object to the structure...
  5. jsoe

    what is this?

    :confused: Can someone please help me? I got a copy of the contract and found this big dark line across the block on the diagram. What is it and how can this affect the battle-axe? The block is 1220sqm with the existing house sitting at the front of the block. I don't think that dark line is...
  6. A

    Buying home with drainage easement and sewer main

    Would you buy this property? The property has a easement to drain water 1.22 m wide (in contract) but seems to also have a sewer main that appears to be running very close to the house itself (sewerage diagram). I have read that easements or sewer mains are not typically a concern but I...
  7. T

    Build Over Sewer - Our new purchase and Sydney Water ISSUE

    Hi guys, I am about to purchase a 20 year old property (approx) in Sydney where the public sewer enters the plot in the corner of the back yard, cuts through the back yard towards the house and under it, out the other side where it picks up the kitchen and toilet etc, then makes its way down...
  8. R

    Sewer manhole a problem?

    Hi, not sure where to put this thread but I'm an FHB looking to build a new house. I just noticed in the engineering plan of the lot that there's a sewer manhole located in the right corner of the backyard. Have put in a deposit of $1k for the land and seriously considering to back off if it...