Simonds - cooling and heating
Interested in hearing from folks who are building home with Simonds - were you able to select cooling / heating solution other than the bonaire / york solution? …
Jan 20, 2018 12:53 am
PosiStrut vs HY Joist
We've started our new house build and I have a newbie question that I can't seem to find much on google about exactly. I hope someone here is able to shed some…
Austral Bricks Marcasite
Hi, Has anyone got any photos of their build with Austral Marcasite bricks? I had to pick this brick as my original choice, PGH Mild Steel was discontinued. I already have…
Fencing question - re concrete plinths
I am nearing the end of my construction journey with maybe 2 months to go and now looking at fencing
I am the 2nd house to complete on my side of the street - other house…
Skip Bins is a very responsible hire service in Sydney that provides the optimum solution for garbage disposal. We quote…
DJ Roberts Brisbane
The following is my honest personal opinion based upon my recent experience.
Just completed a build with DJ Roberts - whilst I would not say it was a build that took me…
I’m in Madora Bay so I am looking at some people in Mandurah. I have only heard back from one so far and I thought he was very expensive. When the quotes come in for…
Thank you very much.
I'll definitely talk to our builder about this
Integrale Homes experiences welcome
Hi, new to this forum and would like to know anyone’s experiences building with integrale, there seems to literally be not one single independent review or piece of info…
Home Office Remodelling
I see you guys are all into inspirational quotes, so here's one for you:
“The Way Get Started Is To Quit Talking And Begin…
Mornington Peninsula build.
anyone recommend a good builder in MP.
finding a builder is giving me a real headache.
Engelhard Homes sent a load of rubbish via email from an architect.
This is a rough sketch of a dream home we want to build , we gotta down size a bit to fit budget of no more then 550,000
What do uz think? Something similar to this…
TIMBER FLOORING LABOURERS WANTED!!!
Carpentry/Timber Flooring business, covering all aspects. Currently looking for Labourers to join our Timber Flooring devision, 1st year apprentices are also welcome to…
We currently have a 3br 1bath brick lowest in Brisbane. We've got 2 kids and another on the way. The house is fine at the moment but will be too small for us in a few…
Boundary fence QLD
Why not just do it - if they pay half.
They are probably trying to show some "muscle" - we have a similar…
Anyone built with Starr Constructions and / or have any feedback on them? Thanks!
Jan 12, 2018 4:10 pm
Built in Wardrobe Internals - Brisbane
We have a new build and i am looking to fitout the built in wardrobes with a simple draw stack, top shelf and hanging space. I have received pricing from the usual…
How much to build this
Thanks for the reply , budget is around 500 -550,000 so hopefully I can achieve what we want with this budget
Our excellent will provide you with the service you need, whilst you need it 24 hours—7…
Jan 09, 2018 10:09 pm
Building with Thrive Homes
Thrive is a pretty new company / subset of Rawson. To my knowledge they have only actually…
Hamilton Rise - South Morang
Anyone here building their home on Hamilton Rise South Morang. When is expected title of the land? It seems to just get delay and delay.
We were originally told Feb…
Is anyone still facing valuation problems at woodlea? Site costs were quited as 21k by Henley. Land is in stage 27.
Trees Removal Question
At Toowoomba, they do not allow a tree with a canopy or a trunk of certain sizes to be removed. So the way around it is - trim the canopy, trim the trunk, then remove…
ha ha another shocker done by cowboys. How do these people even exist and get work?
I am looking to buy a townhouse at Altrove schofields. As per the topography map of the region the area is on a higher ground than Hambledon and other roads…
Kitchen and back door
Does anyone have a back door in the kitchen? The way we would like to relay our kitchen may mean we have a back door in our kitchen. Does anyone else have this? Need some…
Building and Renovating App
Hi all, I'm just a new member but thought i would share this - a new app has just been released called "My Build" and is aimed at people who are building, renovating,…
Jan 06, 2018 11:18 am
Low deposit builder options
Not sure if you’re still chasing info, but we built with Integra. Overall a great experience. Happy to share any info you need
Site Costs in Woodlea
Definitely agree with others that say to get your sites fixed. I got quoted & signed @ 15k with Henley back in 2016. Not on site yet, but I've read some site costs are up…
Jan 04, 2018 4:43 am
Material Prices in 2018
There is a 12-18 month lag due to the huge backlog of builds
After that Suppliers & Tradies will get desperate..wait it out..prices always drop
I've seen many boom_ Bust cycles
What kind of paint to use?
I would only use Dulux wash and wear paint in my house. I work on commerical building sites and that is what the pros have told me to use.
Always worth spending a few $…
We asked our builder to put a provision for a chandelier on a stairwell. We were told they will add a noggin so we just need the chandelier and electrician to install it. …
Jan 03, 2018 5:38 pm