SaveH2ODifference between building surveyor/building inspector
I agree with StructralBIMGuy, you shouldn't have hired a surveyor recommended by the builder. The reason why the legislation was changed to allow the buyer to appoint…
Tash2017Initial pricing & comparing inclusions ? Spreadsheets anyone
Thanks very much StructuralBIMGuy that's brilliant information to help me begin my initial research. I'll give you a break from my relentless questions now !!!! Ha ha !…
ddarrochBuilding a narrow house on a wide land advantages.
Agree with Beetaloo. Ideally you should build a rectangular house, along the E-W axis, so the longer sides have north & south. Locate your living areas to the north, so…
Ladybugs2Surely this can't be to brickwork standards?
Hey there, I am just after some advice, we have had a meeting today with our SS and a inspector after saying we are not happy with our brickwork, mainly the window sills,…
StructuralBIMGuyGyprock (Drywall) VS White set (Plaster)
I suppose if there were painters on this forum they would start complaining about how they're constantly fixing up wet plasterers faulty work. I agree a lot of people are…
6uldv8shaewhat would be the best & cheapest material to build a indoor
*** SORRY *** ABOVE POST WAS MEANT TO SAY : "build an indoor slide" ON THE END OF THE ABOVE TOPIC SENTENCE.
vikushivu2 Bedroom Downstairs Floor Plan (Two Story Home) ?
Hi Team, Land Size 600Sqm (20m Frontage X 30m Length) Location - Oxley (Brisbane) I am after floor plan which has 2 Bedroom Downstairs. (1 Master bedroom + 1 Standard…
StructuralBIMGuyBricks (no cladding) top floor - double story
Optimising the floor space is always a good idea, as beams and slabs extend to the walls below the problem is generally upper floor setbacks...again you need to put photos…
StructuralBIMGuyBuilder has increased our fixed price contract.
@clanwatson Good to hear What you don't want is to pay extra and eventually get overpriced rubbish and then find out a year later your house is worth 20% less in a…
First_Timer_RayLand Jargon - what do these terms on the plans mean?
Thanks for your explanation. So at the front if the FS19.95 and FR20.31, is the FS the footpath height of 19.95 and the height of the land at the top of the driveway 20.31…
thehuntbeginsWill the land get leveled (evenly) for land(only) purchase?
Ahh, I have been to Rosedale 71 terry Road and surely its not leveled and thus one of the reason we skipped that one
JokerHome owners Checklist for Builders inclusions and Upgrades
How about the most important one, Checking quality of work via other customers, not via display home which is next to useless. Also what's under the walls. Sent from…
TeachHomebuyers Ultimate Bayview in Brabham - newbie needing colo
Hi everyone Uh oh ... yep it's another post about render colours 😩🙄🤔 At the risk of boring everyone to tears, after relentlessly pouring over this forum for a…
SaveH2OBuilders with fair building contract - do they exist?
Good building consultants usually do pre contract reviews and they know more about this subject matter and what to look for than solicitors do. A lot of the 'arithmetic'…