Hi, I am a builder, building inspector, expert witness, quantity surveyor and draftsman.
Ask me anything, happy to help
hi from a new member
Hello everyone I just joined. My wife and I bought a block down Bremer Bay so are now figuring out how to get what we want built on it. We…
Jan 11, 2014 8:30 am
Jan 11, 2014 8:24 am
Hello and A Happy New Year !
I was helping a friend find their first home when I realised how much the prices had gone up since we bought our first home in Sydney.
With houses constantly…
From one newcomer to another.... welcome.
Hope you find everything you need, I have found this forum very helpful.
Good luck with your build
Jan 02, 2014 6:38 pm
just signed up..
we already have nbn connection included. gallery is roughly $2k, laundry is around $1499,we have the timber/iron stair case wrap around in void area,our terrace will be…
Hi from Riverview
Just came across your very popular forum and thought i would hook up and help out in any way i can.
I own and manage a business that makes onscreen estimating…
Hello everyone building at Golden Bay
Hi, so sorry to hear you are having issues such a stressful time!
My partner and I are about to build in Golden bay too, only not in the estate but in existing Golden Bay…
Hi All - First Build - Mariners Cove
The peace of waking up to water in front of you sure is enticing. I love standing on our block in the mornings. What is OB? Good luck. I shall be following!
Hi all! Stone Expert from Perth
Maybe you could answer a question for me. We are renting a home with what looks like a white stone benchtop. Apparently it's brand new. We are also building, and when…
[SA] New to DIY
My fiance and I purchased our first home together back in May this year.
It's in livable condition, but there are always things that can be fixed or changed to suit…
Hi again, i know this is an old topic but i wasn't able to logging for a while for some odd reason. Seems to be ok now.
I have bought a house together with my elderly…
New to the world of building VIC
@tempesskye.. I went to all estates in wollert & meranda..Each have their pro & cons but found aurora to have maximum facilities... see their…
Hi BM, I'm glad you have developed an "interest" . It's one hobby that continues to reap rewards year after year, there's nothing better than being out of doors in a…
My name is J and Im based in Sydney and have a keen interest in the residential renovation market.
Im just here to learn so any tips feel free to pass them my…
Newbie in Fremantle
Welcome. Wow that sounds like a big project, would love to see some plans.
Ps Congratulations on the submission
Yep, it does take me a while to get back on here and deliver posts.
Working with a much smaller builder has been an absolute…
Hi from Tassie
It's well worth the money / effort to get someone to mock up your facade as a 3d image.
Look at my build thread ( link in my sig ) to see the…
** Hello **
Good luck with the tender! The EB block with the slab also has a frame and roof trusses now.
** Hello **
Just introducing myself (& family). I'm Jax, my hubby is David & we have 2 young boys. We are planning on building our dream home in North Kellyville, NSW.…
5 bedroom narrow lot subdivision
Yes we did, and Stirling insist on a 6 m average set back, which means the back yard is not big but we've manged to make a decent side yard, and by putting the clothesline…
About to start a build in Gisborne Vic
Also, has anyone built with Keogh Homes before. Our experience to date has been great and we decided on Keogh due to the finish/quality of their projects. There is really…
New in VIC 3107
Good luck with it all. The weather is about to get better so your timing is great!
New West Aussie to the forum
We have just found the site and today have completed the Owner builders course at Home Base. The course was great and very informative, we already have our…
New to the forum
Welcome chris, my passion runs a little deeper, but I guess i could hug a nice double hung!
Hey folks, we're about to start out with a build in the wheatbelt... anyone else out there building in the wheatbelt or more rural locations?
We're on just over a hectare…
Aug 22, 2013 4:23 pm
Sustainable living Pingelly WA
Hey Lyn, we're starting a build in Cunderdin
We found that a lot of the solar power deals advertised didn't come even close to the real costs of off grid power (they…
Aug 22, 2013 4:18 pm
Hope you're renovation is coming along smoothly.
Hi from Tasmania
Hello down there!
Glad you've joined this friendly forum community.
Hi from Sydney
Great to have you hear and we hope you enjoy this forum!
Welcome to Qld
Hi everyone, I was searching for interior decorating forums while I got this one. I found this interesting and I joined the forum.
Congratulations, live the dream!