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DIY Retailing WallDIY Retailing Wall

Hi Forum, I am currently building a house and thinking to DIY the retaining wall…

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ContaksujeetView the latest post
Dec 07, 2021 4:53 pm
Timber Takeoffs service to framingTimber Takeoffs service to framing

I am reaching out to the takeoffs service at https://tcaestimating.com.au/ . If…

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tranlan257View the latest post
Dec 07, 2021 3:40 pm
Building a Doulton in GeelongBuilding a Doulton in Geelong

Building A New House

VIC
1 ... 8, 9, 10

It wasn't the best one to work with, due to the double easements and slope which…

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SparkyfView the latest post
Dec 07, 2021 3:19 pm
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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…

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AandNnewhomeView the latest post
Dec 07, 2021 2:18 pm
Velux skylights facing EastVelux skylights facing East

I think from memory, Velux only do the internal shade screens. External are from…

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Stewie DView the latest post
Dec 07, 2021 12:50 pm
What does this landscape plan mean?What does this landscape plan mean?

That doesn’t look like a landscape plan to me, but a site plan, which would have…

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arcadeltView the latest post
Dec 07, 2021 12:44 pm
Right time to lock builder when title is 8 months away.Right time to lock builder when title is 8 months away.

Building A New House

VIC

I think if you are happy then pay the deposit and lock it in. Prices will continue…

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BlondeView the latest post
Dec 07, 2021 12:40 pm
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Choosing home buildersChoosing home builders

I honestly think it is a much of a muchness. You will always hear good and bad about…

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BlondeView the latest post
Dec 07, 2021 12:39 pm
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Ash19View the latest post
Dec 07, 2021 11:17 am
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Ash19View the latest post
Dec 07, 2021 11:14 am
Garage build to boundary BrisbaneGarage build to boundary Brisbane

Hi All, Hope you are doing well! Could some one please assist with small lot code…

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Ash19View the latest post
Dec 07, 2021 8:05 am
Waterstop Angle at shower screen?Waterstop Angle at shower screen?

Hi, I am keen to see what the outcome was and if you found any further info. I…

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tangle88View the latest post
Dec 07, 2021 12:29 am
idev
17 h
Builder recommendationBuilder recommendation

Hi all, looking for builder recommendation for two double story townhouse development…

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idevView the latest post
Dec 07, 2021 12:05 am
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dom0387View the latest post
Dec 07, 2021 12:03 am
Wet roof insulationWet roof insulation

Hi I am in the process of building a 3 bedroom house. The roof is corrugated iron…

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nealrads01View the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 11:47 pm
Thomas Archer Hue 44 Bayside Build - 2021Thomas Archer Hue 44 Bayside Build - 2021

Thanks for sharing your experience. I'm late to the party and our build is already…

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smintersView the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 11:03 pm
babird
18 h
CCTV, Security, Intercon - MetriconCCTV, Security, Intercon - Metricon

Note that pricing might not be accurate as I'm not building with Metricon.🙂

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babirdView the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 11:00 pm
Thomas Archer Nouveau 41 Glen Eira Build [2021]Thomas Archer Nouveau 41 Glen Eira Build [2021]

Building A New House

1, 2, 3, 4

Yes, that does seem odd. Ours is a regular fixed window. No colour or tint.

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smintersView the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 10:58 pm
MoveHomes WA - Reviews?MoveHomes WA - Reviews?

Building A New House

WA

Might want to look at a Facebook group called $honkybuilderswa (with an S not a $)…

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Doozer1905View the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 10:34 pm
Slab crumblingSlab crumbling

Hi, Noticed my new slab wasnt straight and had crumbling edges. 3 weeks later it…

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Kristie.vassiliadisView the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 9:51 pm
KK2090
19 h
Metricon Home Network Lite - any good ?Metricon Home Network Lite - any good ?

Being the first time building a house this a a very valuable feedback from you all…

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KK2090View the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 9:40 pm
Crumbling slab, new build.Crumbling slab, new build.

Hi, I have been trying to get answers regarding the condition of my slab. It has…

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Kristie.vassiliadisView the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 9:12 pm
First time builders- pit falls.First time builders- pit falls.

Hi all, wish I’d found this forum earlier. I’ve owned a few homes but this is…

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Ashington HomesView the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 7:48 pm
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Joker
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MetronestMetronest

Unfortunately your in a pretty common situation,get sweet talked from sales persons…

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JokerView the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 7:04 pm
Gable roof framing questionGable roof framing question

Hi, all I'm building a home studio myself (no previous construction experience)…

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Mikes005View the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 6:46 pm
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Building & Developing A Duplex In North RydeBuilding & Developing A Duplex In North Ryde

Building A New House

1, 2, 3, 4

Great New Simeon !! Raising 300 mm mean Less Cut More Fill (or) additional SLAB…

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RameshNView the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 6:21 pm
Damage to flooring - liabilities and costsDamage to flooring - liabilities and costs

Firstly, I doubt that would be the case if it can be proven they were fully informed…

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arcadeltView the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 6:17 pm
kennyc
24 h
My building progressMy building progress

So this is my first ever build and home. The builder is SJD homes and I'm building…

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kennycView the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 5:25 pm
Poorly plumbed rainwater tankPoorly plumbed rainwater tank

It is difficult to desludge that style of tank but yes, a ball valve needs to be…

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SaveH2OView the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 5:25 pm
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boris594
Yesterday
Problems with Masterton HomesProblems with Masterton Homes

What Joker said. It's 'funny' and I think Masterton , Mojo and a handful of others…

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boris594View the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 3:11 pm
Pre final inspection-outstandingPre final inspection-outstanding

Building A New House

VIC

In my 55 years of experience as a builder and 17 years as a building consultant…

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building-expertView the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 2:03 pm
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tranlan257
Yesterday
Building house in stages?Building house in stages?

Thanks for the response. You're exactly right. Not many builders wanted to give…

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tranlan257View the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 1:45 pm
Kelmartian
Yesterday
Thomas archer custom buildThomas archer custom build

Hi there. We are are using TA but only made some small changes to their Nouveau…

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KelmartianView the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 1:40 pm
Ceddy_83
Yesterday
Anyone Building with Inspired Homes/Strive Homes?Anyone Building with Inspired Homes/Strive Homes?

Building A New House

VIC
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Anyone so far has finished their build? Happy with the progress or outcome?

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Ceddy_83View the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 12:25 pm
rhochkins
Yesterday
Paving over earth and concrete.Paving over earth and concrete.

#unanswered - can anyone advise me on if this would be OK? Keen to get sorted before…

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rhochkinsView the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 9:14 am
Redders
Yesterday
Build not to plans - advice neededBuild not to plans - advice needed

Oh no that is terrible. I just don’t understand why they don’t do it right…

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ReddersView the latest post
Dec 06, 2021 7:58 am
TA_786
5 December
Eden Brae Marina 42 MK2Eden Brae Marina 42 MK2

Hi All, I am new here and first time contemplating a Knock Down Rebuild. We have…

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TA_786View the latest post
Dec 05, 2021 11:14 pm
Cheech74
5 December
Intercom System - Dahua vs DoraniIntercom System - Dahua vs Dorani

Constructing a new home and the following was included in contract - Dahua 71WHT2202F…

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Cheech74View the latest post
Dec 05, 2021 8:59 pm
S_Padival
5 December
Internal door frame & door installer for Wyndham Vale VICInternal door frame & door installer for Wyndham Vale VIC

Can anyone please recommend installers for a set of door frames door for the ensuite…

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S_PadivalView the latest post
Dec 05, 2021 6:58 pm
Joker
5 December
My experience buying windows in ChinaMy experience buying windows in China

Owner Builder Forum

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I'd love to see your videos... I have imported from China for 23 years the trick…

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JokerView the latest post
Dec 05, 2021 6:11 pm
Stewie D
5 December
Windows at the back rooms on the 2 floorWindows at the back rooms on the 2 floor

Go onto your councils website under development application or maybe planning and…

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Stewie DView the latest post
Dec 05, 2021 12:48 pm
michaelyoni64
5 December
Fibreglass stepsFibreglass steps

Hi, we have a fibreglass pool and over the past two years the elderly parents, relatives…

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michaelyoni64View the latest post
Dec 05, 2021 12:11 pm
kennyc
5 December
Comment on Price EstimateComment on Price Estimate

I noticed the Baw Baw levy and the diagram of your house. I'm building in Baw Baw…

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kennycView the latest post
Dec 05, 2021 11:57 am
bricklayer88
5 December
Can u deck over existing concrete slab?Can u deck over existing concrete slab?

Outdoor Living

1, 2, 3

wouldn't suggest laying the timber straight down on the concrete eventually the…

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bricklayer88View the latest post
Dec 05, 2021 9:30 am
Odinivy2019
4 December
Help me identify this ceiling!Help me identify this ceiling!

I thought as well but the close up photo shows wood savings. Wonder if it's board…

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Odinivy2019View the latest post
Dec 04, 2021 7:16 pm
Tasseachange
4 December
Building on a slopeBuilding on a slope

Hi all. I've just had my first look at our part way built house (frame up and no…

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TasseachangeView the latest post
Dec 04, 2021 3:14 pm
Tex088
4 December
Masterton - WestwoodMasterton - Westwood

Building A New House

1, 2

Pre construction starts when the contract is signed. We signed the tender (deposit…

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Tex088View the latest post
Dec 04, 2021 2:53 pm


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