PlcnewhomeBuilding inspectors views. Key Building Consultants.
Building inspector, congrats on starting the thread. I have a house under construction - or in theory under construction - as the builder has stopped work because I…
bashworth2 years after a new build, general checklist, whats covered?
Warranties do vary but the following link shows a typical list of coverage. http://anewhouse.com.au/2016/10/what-do ... ies-cover/
star3good and affordable builder in sydney; not project home!
stay away from sett homes built with them 5 years ago and work is so bad. too many issues to list
ratnaSydney: custom designed house, builder to Lock Up stage
Hi, I am looking for the same.. based in Thornleigh, please let me know if you managed to get someone. Thanks in advance
nikhilkr2019Covering storm water easement in backyard
There is a 1000x300mm storm water easement in the top right corner of my backyard. As part of leveling the lot, current opening of that has to go 300mm down the new level.…
westbourneMust final payment be paid before handover?
Thanks for your suggestion. This would be my final step. I emailed to the Head of Construction Department. He agreed to let me to perform a pre-handover inspection…
MyFirstShould the free standing cooker be higher than the bench top
There will always be gaps. Smaller ones probably cause even more headaches. Larger ones as least u can have some stick to get things out. Regardless a lesson to…
LilacBlue Feature Wall recommendations - Kids bedroom
Hi I need to choose a feature wall colour and wanting a really nice deep blue (Navy). It’s for both my son’s bedrooms and all other walls are in Dulux Tranquil…
gogo65Residential Projects in Panvel General Information
jayasooriahWisdom Homes/Sydney Electrical Group : NESS Alarm Pricing
Hello everyone, If anyone had a home built by Wisdom Homes and NESS alarms installed by Sydney Electrical Group, I like to know how much they quoted you for additional…
building-expertWhere this moisture coming from and how to fix it?
From what you said and photo of the view through the window (and older style cornice) you have standard construction older home with eaves. Fascia and gutter are…
cornellengineersHow to fix this sheet parts coming off from Gyprock ceiling?
Hi That looks like plasterboard tape - the paper tape placed over the…
MelosAdvice for floor plan - inner city family home
25 November 2018
Can you post your current floor plan? We gave a local builder who basically adds two bedrooms and a bathroom (or more if you want it) as a second floor in such a way that…
AnnaGEMClean windows and doors with breaking bank!
12 October 2018
Glass windows and doors always get dirty easily, and always subject to the environmental elements. You have to clean it more often than not, it is easy and you don’t…
NettyNight sky colourbond - White vertical board cladding
7 October 2018
I love the black and white and am considering that on my house. A very fresh look, in my opinion. Can I ask what cladding you have used on your back studio?
AnnaGEMA Helpful Guide for Glass Window and Door Selection
17 September 2018
alexp79Large gap between window frame & exterior wall - what to do?
3 September 2018
Something like that: https://www.bunnings.com.au/sika-750ml- ... m_p1210284 It is self expanding foam, just needs to be sprayed in the cavity.
Anne.aglandCosmic Aura Splashback McDonald Jones Homes Oak Flats NSW
11 July 2018
Hi Jemma, I actually think I may have the same issue as you. My colour scheme is greys/white and thought I had picked a light grey splashback. The one supplied looks more…