insiderBuilding Surveyors do not look at quality or for defects.
Then they shouldn't give the tick of approval for what they don't know.
qebtelFencing - Neighbour doesn’t want to pay for fencing.
You are indeed entitled to do that. State fencing laws state each owner must contribute to the fence. The current use of the land (vacant, farmed , etc) is irrelevant…
novaquCSR or BORAL Terracotta Roof Tiles...NEED TO DECIDE!!!!
Hi, I am wanting to know from any home owners who have terracotta roof tiles in the marseille/french style in black. I really like the glossy look in black but want to…
Cherry10Reflections Estate Tarneit – Calling all Reflectors
Thanks corkco for your reply but could you please provide some details on snakes.
shadowarriorAnyone building in Montego Hills (Kingsholme SE QLD)?
Hello, So the building bug has bit me again and am looking to build on an acreage in the new releases in Montego Hills (Kingshome, SE QLD). Was wondering if any one else…
asheeshjoshiCarlisle Homes new payment schedule issues with Bank Loan
Has anyone recently signed a contract with Carlisle Homes in Melbourne and got their loan approved from Bank ? Both ANZ and Suncorp banks have objected to Carlisle Homes…
StructuralBIMGuyDo your upstair walls of double storey homes make noises?
Zhenhua You will need to get copies of your engineering plans, inspectors reports, and all photos. BTW.This may be a problem if the inspector was hired by the…
brucefil2011Post variations after the site start - Building with Porter
16 December 2017
We tried to add 1 powerpiont that was on the back of an existing one and were told very firmly no changes to electrical were permitted. Good luck. see more at …
JenelleLets talk about - Plush Furniture
10 December 2017
Do not buy Freedom, Plush or Furniture Fantastic. 2 bad shopping experiences and $8500 later after having bought 1 suite from Freedom and 1 suite from Plush. Husband AFL…
sxwallacIs decking included in Fixing stage: Master Builder's
6 December 2017
Thanks everyone. I believe that you're right and that decks are done after fixout. That's fine. Builder is good. Cheers
colin1Options for knockdown/rebuild for wide frontage block
4 December 2017
Hi, We are in the south west of Sydney and had the exact same problem. We looked at a lot of display homes but nearly all are now designed for smaller blocks. The designs…
LoveguruHow long does it take for land to register in Victoria?
24 November 2017
Hi all, Our land has titled recently and settlement has been done. Just wondering how long does transfer of ownership of land take in Victoria? Also my builder is asking…
aloenyxHelp is my house missing NBN hub ???? needing help
22 November 2017
My NBN was free from builder. Included hub in garage and conduit from garage to lounge. After move in, went with iinet. They sent technician to hook nbn to house, was free…
kirashogunGarage Wall - Straight Brick or Timber Frame?
10 November 2017
I have noticed that most houses built these days (at least in Victoria) are built entirely out of timber framing with choice of masonry outside including the garage. I…
StructuralBIMGuyKnowing what is possible with potential home exension
9 November 2017
Property developers, Builders, Real estate agents, etc, etc all dabble? Also there is plenty of metadata, apps & Spreadsheets online. once you have determined the amount…
First_Timer_RayOptions to save on house construction cost
31 October 2017
Things I would not get the builder to include are driveways (and relevant paths), carpets, curtains, antenna or anything else outside of the build itself. The builder will…
abhishuDream house in accolade rockbank Melbourne
26 October 2017
Welcome all whole has booked and wanted to book their dream home in accolade estate in rockbank Melbourne. What did I like about this peject is 1. Close proximity with…
JokerCan I claim price capping cost due to delay caused by neighb
25 October 2017
Time puts no less blame on porter davis, they should of offered compensation for what they done, but arrogance seems to be a common trait with volume boys.
sajidmibCost of antenna installation in Mickleham??
10 October 2017
Its a normal inclusion in your build, anyhow if not included then buy antennae yourself and seek an electrician via these new apps you will get pretty competitive…