Considerations when Defects are Rectified by the Owner
Dear All, I have received an enquiry as to what matters to consider when defects are rectified by the owner as opposed to enforcing the construction contract. I…
Advice on block of land near a T Junction
We have bought a block that is almost exactly identical to yours in terms of how it sits as part of a T junction. Our bedroom will actually be at the front of the house,…
Steps to develop land for residential purpose
Hi Guys, I have came through many land option in riverstone area of Sydney for land to be develop for residential purpose. when I spoke with agent he told me u need to…
Exterior Grey Colour Scheme advice needed - Colorbond Basalt
http://www.studiom.com.au/envisage Say goodbye to the rest of your day.
Council property - would they want to know about it??
Id stop worrying about it. Sun will fade it, rain will wash it. It's not your builders responsibility. Council will have better things to worry about. If you don't like it…
Already there is ALLWORTH thread. Go there and ask with the experienced guys. viewtopic.php?f=31&t=66347&p=1303805&hilit=ALLWORTH+homes#p1303805
Building on zero lot boundary and neighbour's fence
Hey all, Thanks for the responses, that clarifies things and we can get on with things This forum is fantastic! Cheers
Anyone used/have thoughts on shadowline / ShadowSet cornice?
Nope - stick roof. Ceiling joists are timber 90x35 or 90x45 no battens.…
7 year old house, slab movement, what sort of fix?
Researching Builders, starting the process
Thank you so much for the replies, this forum is fantastic for gathering information and sharing experiences, I look forward to another weekend of planning at Homeworld !
Cost involved when buying house and land package
Yes. These fees can be large. Or not. Put together a list of everything you can think of and just call around, check the sro site for duty calculations, call some fencers…
Got 4 kids.... what to consider when building?
Everyone has said hard wearing floors? We are tossing up between bamboo and laminate. What would people suggest. My kids are all under 6 atm. Ive heard that strand woven…
Photos of PGH Oyster bricks? Which colour mortar??
Hi Building_2015, We would love to assist you with information re the best motar options with your PGH Oyster bricks, please feel free to contact us on 8300 8222 so we…
What's wrong with these Porcelain Tiles
This is what they did with my porcelain tiles. They havn't finished yet - they normally wait until the tile glue is dry before grouting. Took them 5 days to come back and grout.
Building Defects - Amendments to Statutory Warranty Periods
Dear All, Just a short note on the key amendments to the Home Building Act 1989 (NSW) brought in by Home Building Amendment Act 2014 (NSW). On 10 December 2014 it was…
Townhouse Builder Recommendations Melbourne
Christopher Doyle Architects are experts when it comes to home design. I think they'd like to see a project like this as well since they are mostly doing houses, but to my…
Block of land - sewerage, stormwater connection point help
Terrific bashworth - thanks for the info and the link as well