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Comment on Price EstimateComment on Price Estimate

Hey @Simis2626 First its $500 deposit, then $5k to the next stage and finally $50K…

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StructuralBIMGuyView the latest post
Dec 04, 2021 9:17 pm
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Building house in stages?Building house in stages?

It would be difficult for builders to agree to build in stages with big breaks with…

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JokerView the latest post
Dec 04, 2021 8:35 pm
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
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
keyman
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Poorly plumbed rainwater tankPoorly plumbed rainwater tank

Thanks heaps for your reply! I've read your reply a few times and if I'm understanding…

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keymanView the latest post
Dec 04, 2021 2:58 pm
Tex088
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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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Dec 04, 2021 2:53 pm
teto10
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CCTV through builder or leave it until handover?CCTV through builder or leave it until handover?

I agree, I recommend IPC-HDW3641TMP-AS as it has starlight technology which means…

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Dec 04, 2021 1:14 pm
teto10
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Recommend security cameras + supporting systemRecommend security cameras + supporting system

I get it the software to run this system must be OS X or IOS based, with a preference…

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Dec 04, 2021 1:13 pm
teto10
12 h
Bosch Alarm 3000 Mobile phone alertBosch Alarm 3000 Mobile phone alert

The problem is, whenever I arm the alarm, I start getting phone call from the alarm…

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teto10View the latest post
Dec 04, 2021 1:11 pm
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FHB_NSWView the latest post
Dec 04, 2021 12:03 pm
Stallion Projects, Casagrande, BuildQ ReviewsStallion Projects, Casagrande, BuildQ Reviews

Building A New House

NSW

Hi All, We have shortlisted three custom builders and would like to know whether…

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paul_diView the latest post
Dec 04, 2021 11:34 am
Althom
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14 h
Stolen Water MeterStolen Water Meter

Building A New House

WA

Of zero use for water meters though

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AlthomView the latest post
Dec 04, 2021 10:27 am
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Ozshaz
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Things you forget - summary page 32Things you forget - summary page 32

Building A New House

1 ... 59, 60, 61

Great to see that you had a good finish after the earlier challenges ! With regards…

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OzshazView the latest post
Dec 04, 2021 10:09 am
babird
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Building with Tempo LivingBuilding with Tempo Living

Anyone have experience building with them? Looking for any feedback, good or bad…

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Dec 04, 2021 8:42 am
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Dec 04, 2021 7:03 am
boris594
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Building Ridge RL and Max Height of Building over 8.5m!!Building Ridge RL and Max Height of Building over 8.5m!!

Join the club. It's simply the height at that point as determined by projecting…

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boris594View the latest post
Dec 04, 2021 12:21 am
RameshN
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Building Doulton 50 with MetriconBuilding Doulton 50 with Metricon

Building A New House

1, 2, 3

We went with their downlights, and got batten holders in the rooms we wish to add…

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RameshNView the latest post
Dec 03, 2021 8:24 pm
Echo2k3
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7 Months, No Brickie!7 Months, No Brickie!

It's all too common right now in WA, most especially if you're with a BGC company…

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Dec 03, 2021 8:16 pm
stanks
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Vegetation Scrape?Vegetation Scrape?

So, a couple of weeks ago, our builder noted that our vacant lot had some long grass…

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stanksView the latest post
Dec 03, 2021 7:29 pm
Tess11
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Simonds Gallery pricesSimonds Gallery prices

Building A New House

QLD

Hey all! Hoping to start our home building journey soon! We have a bit of a tight…

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Tess11View the latest post
Dec 03, 2021 6:10 pm
dharmesh
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DIY dinning table ends up wobblyDIY dinning table ends up wobbly

…this is what I did and it's now very firm. Well done - that looks great. Yes…

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dharmeshView the latest post
Dec 03, 2021 5:54 pm
Hoffy05
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Which Home Builder provides best value & flexibility?Which Home Builder provides best value & flexibility?

Building A New House

VIC

might be worth looking at Kingsbridge Homes, they provide more flexibility then…

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Hoffy05View the latest post
Dec 03, 2021 3:33 pm
Menangle ParkMenangle Park

Building A New House

NSW

In your council specifications it needs to be a H2 slab or better due to mine subsidence…

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dazedandconfusedView the latest post
Dec 03, 2021 2:55 pm
Kippers01
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Building inspection stagesBuilding inspection stages

Why won't they allow you to accompany the inspector? What's to hide?

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Kippers01View the latest post
Dec 03, 2021 12:51 pm
Hillsbuilds
3 December
Hamptons inspired architect design with attached granny flatHamptons inspired architect design with attached granny flat

Building A New House

NSW
1 ... 11, 12, 13

UPDATE! So our builder entered our house into the Master Builders Association NSW…

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HillsbuildsView the latest post
Dec 03, 2021 12:26 pm
Hillsbuilds
3 December
Floor plan thoughtsFloor plan thoughts

We have a similar layout in a 5x12 space, and there is a fair bit of room between…

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HillsbuildsView the latest post
Dec 03, 2021 11:59 am
RameshN
3 December
Building with Metricon Middleton 25Building with Metricon Middleton 25

Look up my build thread, for some ideas.. pls don't hesitate to DM for any questions…

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RameshNView the latest post
Dec 03, 2021 10:52 am
Problems with Masterton HomesProblems with Masterton Homes

Hey @Tranng126 Welcome to the forum Poor KennyC is also copping it - here Link It…

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StructuralBIMGuyView the latest post
Dec 02, 2021 9:55 pm
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bashworth
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2 December
Robust towel rails?Robust towel rails?

We use grab/handrails in our bathroom for towel rails, which are availble in lenths…

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bashworthView the latest post
Dec 02, 2021 9:45 pm
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RameshN
2 December
KDR Metricon Liberty - Hampshire 45 QLDKDR Metricon Liberty - Hampshire 45 QLD

Building A New House

QLD
1 ... 87, 88, 89

r_13, That's great. Was that image provided after being at StudioM? The selections…

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RameshNView the latest post
Dec 02, 2021 8:47 pm
strannik
2 December
Bathroom floor much higher than main floorBathroom floor much higher than main floor

Can't they just shave off part of that to make a smooth transition? We also have…

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strannikView the latest post
Dec 02, 2021 7:24 pm
strannik
2 December
Lot Street address wrong on the titleLot Street address wrong on the title

Building A New House

WA

Is it 'wrong' or not as you expected it to be? Are the covenants set by council…

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strannikView the latest post
Dec 02, 2021 7:14 pm
tranlan257
2 December
Prefab building manufacturers in MelbournePrefab building manufacturers in Melbourne

Does anyone know a few prefab manufacturers in Melbourne? Looking for quotations…

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Dec 02, 2021 4:11 pm
tranlan257
2 December
How long can timber framing be exposed to weather?How long can timber framing be exposed to weather?

Found this article from HIA which may be relevant. In general, there are a few factors…

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tranlan257View the latest post
Dec 02, 2021 4:06 pm
aussieta
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2 December
Magnesium overdoseMagnesium overdose

the magnesium salt is not the issue, it is the other contaminants in the product…

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aussietaView the latest post
Dec 02, 2021 3:24 pm
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Doozer1905
2 December
Building price increasesBuilding price increases

Building A New House

1, 2, 3, 4, 5

StructuralBIMGuy you must be living under a rock to say society trusts Enginners…

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Doozer1905View the latest post
Dec 02, 2021 3:24 pm
SarahHunter1990
2 December
Best wetting agent on sandy soilBest wetting agent on sandy soil

Hi Wanting to know the best wetting agent for sandy soil, we have buffalo grass…

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SarahHunter1990View the latest post
Dec 02, 2021 1:37 pm
Noname
2 December
Estate developer enforcing Landscaping guidelinesEstate developer enforcing Landscaping guidelines

estate design requirements aren't different for owner occ or investment. They're…

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NonameView the latest post
Dec 02, 2021 1:14 pm
Re-level or restump?Re-level or restump?

Hey @homebase Welcome to the forum Where did you find these restumpers on Mushroom…

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StructuralBIMGuyView the latest post
Dec 02, 2021 10:44 am
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Crystal12
2 December
GJ Gardner or MetriconGJ Gardner or Metricon

We compared both these builders went ahead with one of them. Pls direct message…

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Crystal12View the latest post
Dec 02, 2021 1:59 am
oklouise
1 December
Need help with Staircase locationNeed help with Staircase location

Renovation + Home Improvement

1, 2

most of the upstairs living areas is for walkways between the stairs, bedrooms…

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oklouiseView the latest post
Dec 01, 2021 9:14 pm
Ashington Homes
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1 December
Strata reno - non-structural wallStrata reno - non-structural wall

Bobby As Stewie says it really comes down to your body corporate rules. We just…

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Ashington HomesView the latest post
Dec 01, 2021 7:25 pm
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FHB_NSWView the latest post
Dec 01, 2021 3:46 pm
Briyan
1 December
Windows at the back rooms on the 2 floorWindows at the back rooms on the 2 floor

I am in Melton 3337 Appologies did not know that it differs from each council.…

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BriyanView the latest post
Dec 01, 2021 3:11 pm


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