Site cut issue - retaining wall & stepped backyardSite cut issue - retaining wall & stepped backyard
We are building a single storey home on a lot with a gentle slope from the rear down to the front. The builder is proposing to cut the lot so that we…
Currently building ??Currently building ??
May I ask if that's due to special bricks in the order that takes time for production? Hope it's not the general issue with a shortage of laborers/materials. I've just…
Waterstop Angle at shower screen?Waterstop Angle at shower screen?
The tiler did one angle above another. It's a bit hard to explain in words, so here's a picture. There is a slight lip between the shower tile area and outside tile…
First time builders- pit falls.First time builders- pit falls.
Cheers and I agree with a lot of what you say. My contract says 20% builders margin. Whilst high I am happy to pay this. I’m not happy at between 50% and 200% though.…
How long can timber framing be exposed to weather?How long can timber framing be exposed to weather?
WOW!! Your builder must be really forward thinking to order the frames way before the slab. I waited for 2 months for the frames to arrive after the slab was poured.
Weatherboard Repair v. Cladding Upgrade (VIC)Weatherboard Repair v. Cladding Upgrade (VIC)
Hey, Yes check out https://eurowood.com.au/aluminium-fabri ... -cladding/ they offer lightweight aluminium cladding panels in a variety of applications and colours…
Timber Takeoffs service to framingTimber Takeoffs service to framing
I am reaching out to the takeoffs service at https://tcaestimating.com.au/. If you know or have experience in this please give advice/feedback or recommend another. Ta.
Building a Doulton in GeelongBuilding a Doulton in Geelong
It wasn't the best one to work with, due to the double easements and slope which restricted the build size and options, but because the three houses at the back have…
Como Homes, Inspired homes and Oak LivingComo Homes, Inspired homes and Oak Living
Hi Ceddy_83. Thank you for responding so quickly. This makes us feel a lot better about things especially when we had such an uneasy feeling about the whole “inspired…