kirashogunLaminate flooring making "clicking" sound when walked on
Real wooden floors are glued down to the subfloor so nothing moves. Laminate can be floating floors with nothing tying them down other the interlock grooves between each…
Portofino38Fowler Homes Catalina 23 - Oran Park Tranche 31 Stage 2
Hi guys We're also building with Fowler Homes so wanted to touch base and share experiences. Have you guys started construction yet?
StructuralBIMGuyStructural Engineer..Details, Photos,Help Needed, Q&A?
fyeahm welcome to the forum Some engineers have developed their own classifications, but they are similar to the codes the upgrade from A to S is substantial as the slab…
building-expertTravelling Overseas during the Construction
There is too much emphasis on trust. Trust is a blindfold on your face and you may not like what you see when you open your eyes. Yes trust by all means but with one eye…
Seren1tyHall & Hart - Madison (Contemporary) at Willowdale
Congratulations on your choice. We've now completed the pre-construction phase with Hall & Hart, and are just about to start on the build. We were very pleased with the…
GioIs any building with SOMERVILLE 46 with Porter Davis
Swordfish Here is another home builder. Reach out and find out
Shilpagood and affordable builder in sydney; not project home!
Hi Guys, Can someone please recommend a good builder in Sydney? We have seen a couple of display homes in Sydney. Planning to build at Edmondson Park. Clarendon homes and…
amitgupta0905Building in Wollert(Aurora Stage 9, Contempo boulevard)
Hi.. Even I am in Stage 10 and got a call from Kristian regarding title updates. Which house you are building with Boutique? I am into my final stage wherein I have to…
SouthiesCheap TEMPORARY alternative in lieu of garden path
thanks for the ideas saintmike & jhiace..........will see what…
ECOECODouble Glazed Window Stock Clearance $$$$ Prices $$$$
roger_bHow to connect drain hose of washing machine
Yikes! that is NOT a pipe to attach a washing machine too! It's a connection for a dishwasher. A washing machine drains a huge amount of water and requires a drain of at…
Monash UniversityComplete survey on skip bins for chance to win $100 Giftcard
If you have recently hired a skip to dispose of your waste, or are planning to do so, complete a short survey and go in the draw to win a $100 Coles Myer voucher. Monash…
lymd1101Air conditioning - upgrade from classic to Ultra Air ESP Plu
Hi Waigo, so is a ESP Plus 19kw system sufficient for a 37sq double storey open plan home? I think they will provide 18 outlets. Any recommendations we should look out…
SaveH2Oconfidentiailty of builder agreement with a project builder
Section 23 Unfair terms of consumer contracts (1) A term of a consumer contract is void if: (a) the term is unfair;…
summalsAdding bench outside kitchen bi-fold windows - Advice/ideas
No not yet.
ECOECOSpace needed... clearing double glazed windows, buy now save
Monash UniversityParticipate in Skip Bin Study - win $100 Coles gift card
Monash University is conducting research to understand how people make decisions about which skip bin company to use. Complete a 10-15 minute interview,…
JokerNew build evaluation shortfall. Officer. VIC
It's almost considered that 5% is pretty much almost no deposit, with some over priced add ons, you would essentially almost be borrowing more than the home is worth.
StructuralBIMGuyVariations invoice 8 months after completion
Agreed the majority are OK and we can thank strict regulations, national standards, Code compliance & engineers for that I accept people (ie builders, designers &…
Does anyone know of any 'Matt Risinger' equivalents in Austr
I'm really impressed with youtube channel. As a building certifier, this is the kind of builder that I would want to contract to build my own house... His video's are…
satishEden Brae Home and Land Package - Horrible Experience
Hi Rajesh, It seems you have a valid reason to terminate building contract with Builder. Try to negotiate to terminate the contract otherwise seek some help with Fair…
Australia's turn for "Leaky Building Syndrome"?
Ah yes... every homeowner needs to read the ... You normally have to pay for it, but it appears this website has it available in pdf to be freely downloaded. Just to…
Prospects of being a builder in Australia
Hi calvinshum A bit late to this conversation, but better late than never. I've worked in Government as a building regulator and in building code development, in the…