I am totally not a lawyer – thank GOD ! But I am not sure if you are aware of it but to some extent you would be liable if someone took the advice given on your forum and applied it and something went wrong. Have you considered a moderator with some experience in the…
Dozer comments on real estate agents.
Questions from a US builder, can foreigners work on their own project, are engineers available and how about supplier pricing?
bahtsold.com is a great Thailand wide web site for free classified ads. It boasts the biggest circulation of its monthly printed magazine.
Site feedback and reader Dan’s plans to build a house in the LOS.
Are there gas water heaters available?
A reader wants to know about cinderblock wall construction. Is is a shortcut?
Reader is to use roof sheeting in Udon instead of cement tiles.
Where to find an extension cord in Thailand?
How would you estimate the cost for new construction? Also, are there stock house plans out there?
What about that condo on the 27th floor with a sea view that you just must have. Can you own it or not? Condo vs house pricing.
Solar high tech ‘machine for living’ is featured in the referenced website. The featured house is designed to be self sustaining, complete with solar.
Builder Paul to use some coolthaihouse ideas in Chumpon. So misc. pointers on building, such as depth of foundation column shafts, updated double wall construction, etc.
Although it is a long drive from Bangkok, this reader will make the sacrifice to make sure the job gets done the way he wants it.
A/C split system operation and installation. From reader Jim W. Dry cool function and benefits.
Retired soldier seeks house in Pattaya. Are there any?
What size electric breaker to use?
What is the best way to monitor the progress of your building project if you’re out of the area?
Reader feedback about upcoming upcountry project. Finding contractors.
Prefab framing — is there an advantage?
How long did it take to build the coolthaihouse?
The proper way to reinforce concrete – from someone who likes the site.
Steve. Interesting remodel story upcountry to be continued.
Is buying to let in Pattaya a good idea or not? What are the pros and cons? Is there a building bubble?
Superblocks – be careful to use the right kind of plaster. From reader Mike C. Editor picks and notes added.
A great building project idea from Robin T. Multi unit complex built around a communal living area.
Reader Dave questions the best method for termite control. How about a sand substrate?
Reader Dave says Double brick wall construction keeps it cooler. Cement – which is better – hand mix or CPAC?
A reader’s query about the cost of living in the land of smiles.
A few pics of A/C units to give a reader an idea of how they are used here.