Mega Homes Disappeared
I understand your point. But if it was all legit and above board it wouldn't be getting investigated by asic, vba, ato.
Not sure what happens in Victoria but where I am if there is a preexisting fence already there the most you can get the other party to pay is to fix it if it breaks. If…
Anyone live near a active quarry?
There is a quarry down the road from us.. its probably about 2-3km away .. i wouldnt know aside from sometimes trucks go past at night.. we have lots of hills in between..…
Temporary Fencing - Hire or buy?
Hiring is pretty cheap (cost me $360 for 6 months, front and side of house) and they came and set it up and took it away afterwards
If you can be bothered transporting it…
Porter Davis Cat 1
PS:- I am building in the lifestyle range which comes with alot of inclusions
bureaucracy gone mad.
Yes, I heard about this on 3AW talk back radio. Unfortunately, legislation deems it necessary.
review bans not good for consumer
Because the OP's linked article is two years old and Wisdom Homes were subsequently found by the ACCC to be using an unfair contract clause which no longer apllies in…
Why don’t builders build on stumps?
Was looking, only last week, at a lovely little bed 'n breakfast build coming up in my SA town. Floor frame is supported on a grid of square metal tube stumps. It's,…
Hi guys, has any one had delays with titles. Stage 29 was due to title in Feb and now it says April 2019. Wondering if anyone experienced any sort of delays and how many months?
Hi. I know I have done things the wrong way and planned my whole kitchen renovation around a gas strut servery window without having sourced one first and all my kitchen…
Party wall system certificate- VIC
We are the owner builder for our extension.
One thing on the final inspection checklist states “A letter from the builder certify that the party wall system has…
Looking for engineer victoria
Looking for an engineer that is currently registered with the VBA, to look over the slab engineering plans and do a report for owners.
Water everywhere,ruining home.
There is an increasing crescendo from many quarters for a National Royal Commission into the building and construction industry but the problem would be the size, cost and…
I have recently built my veggie patch on the ground and have noticed some mysterious holes appearing overnight. Not sure what is causing them. At the moment, I…
Blow door Test
Anyone done a blow door test in Melbourne? Curious to know the results and maybe even get a recommendation if possible. TIA
More Lemons, he bought a Lemon
Don't be put off. Pre purchase inspection reports have limitations, exclusions and disclaimers and there are very good reasons for that however if the defects should have…
Feb 27, 2019 10:45 pm
What kind of fireplace is this?
It's not gas, there is nothing in it except the iron grill and the damper at the top can be pushed in to be open.
I've done some research and as mentioned by Joker it…
cemintel installation price
We planning to use cemintel on second floor of new build.
Do you know price of installation
Feb 18, 2019 8:07 pm
Arranging demolition in advance
Thanks for all your input. We current have tenants, however they will vacate late March, hence deciding to take advantage and demo in April (hopefully). In that case, I'll…
We have recently built with DFH and if we were to build again I would insist on metal roof with full timber structure, no metal struts. We have found this causes roof…
Knockdown & Rebuild vs Renovation
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Providing more than you expect.
Should draftsman pay for amendment?
I didn’t ask, but he made the changes and paid for the amendment himself. Said it was there stuff up so we’re happy to do it.
It’s a small guesture but made a big…
Anyone buying land or HLP in Melton South
I have recently bought lot in Artherstone jan 2018. This is in palara 32 and was wondering if you could provide some insights on growth of this suburb.
She bought a Lemon
Wow.... And here is me stressing out due to having to remove and pour again some concrete steps in exposed aggregate due to a "bad mix".
East Estate Cranbourne East
Thank you for this thread.
We are planning to purchase stage 7 at East Estate
What are your thoughts?
Is any one of you staying at East estate now?
In the process of renovating a bathroom.
Have just bought a new spout for the bath only to find that it will leave a 10mm gap to the tiles once installed.
Handover with defects.
Where abouts are you , contact private messege me and ill help you with Burbank I can show how to get Burbank attention.
Bought a 2yr old home, no p-trap in shower
Hi all, we recently bought a home which was built in 2016. There is a strong sewer smell coming from the ensuite shower, and after having a look I have realized that there…
extension and bal
Considering adding an extension to my 1986 home, we are in a bushfire overlay area
if i build an exetension
does the extension need to meet current bal levels
Saving home buyer from a Lemon
Recently I have been asked for a pre purchase inspection, on a referral from a solicitor, for one of his clients. The client had…
Nov 28, 2018 7:23 pm