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AusLeccy
AusLeccy
14 March 2016

Market Research?

Market Research?
QLD

Hi all. I am an electrician with 30 years experience and wanting to finally go out on my own as an Electrical Contractor. Doing a bit of market research before i jump but…

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AusLeccy
Mar 14, 2016 2:27 pm
Jcas24
Jcas24
15 February 2016

Newbies here from Maitland area

Newbies here from Maitland area
NSW

Hi Guys, My wife and I have a nice block and are looking to build with a goal to be moving in about 18months. Currently getting some tenders from two builders and…

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Jcas24
Feb 15, 2016 12:45 pm
Havocthemighty
Havocthemighty
12 February 2016

Newbie

Newbie
SA

I am eating my words as the roof is fnished and the external walls are already half way completed starting to look like a house now

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Havocthemighty
Feb 12, 2016 9:59 pm
deejay08
deejay08
5 February 2016

Hi, new here

Hi, new here
NSW

Hi Abdull...welcome! Would love to see your plans and hear about your build...where are you building?

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deejay08
Feb 05, 2016 6:27 pm
Kamejaje
Kamejaje
1 February 2016

Just saying HI from Brisbane :-)

Just saying HI from Brisbane :-)
QLD

Hi Kate, cut on our block actually begins on Wednesday lol, it's been very quiet otherwise. We lost a lot of time over Xmas and New Year period due to the office closure…

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Kamejaje
Feb 01, 2016 3:57 pm
Kamejaje
Mackey
Mackey
30 December 2015

Hola!!

Hola!!

Hey people! Mackey here. Great to be here.

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Mackey
Dec 30, 2015 4:50 pm
Maranoa
Maranoa
5 December 2015

Gidday from Qld

Gidday from Qld
QLD

Gidday everyone, I'm a bloke from Briso toying with the idea of owner building on a block in Far North Qld.

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Maranoa
Dec 05, 2015 6:58 pm
ridges
ridges
30 November 2015

Hi from Swan Valley, Perth

Hi from Swan Valley, Perth
WA

Hi All, My fiance and I bought our first home together 4 months ago in the beautiful Swan Valley in Perth. I made a thread/ diary here:…

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ridges
Nov 30, 2015 10:23 pm
ridges
Hammertime
Hammertime
22 November 2015

Metricon build Melbourne East - Initial steps

Metricon build Melbourne East - Initial steps
VIC

Hi everyone, First time posting here. Looking for proceed with a DualOcc build with Metricon in Melbournes East. Taking advantage of the big block we have in the…

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Hammertime
Nov 22, 2015 7:44 am
Gaay3
Gaay3
10 November 2015

Welcome to WA

Welcome to WA
WA
1, 2, 3, 4

Hi everyone! I am from Perth! Been stalking this forum for some time. Great information here and very useful. Hubby and I are in the process of settling the land and…

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Gaay3
Nov 10, 2015 7:41 pm
PennyRT
PennyRT
26 October 2015

G'day from Bris

G'day from Bris
QLD

Sorry all, it's been a while. I wasn't expecting replies! I'm defo renovating ;)

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PennyRT
Oct 26, 2015 12:07 pm
jaxology
jaxology
16 October 2015

New to Gregory Hills

New to Gregory Hills
NSW

Hi everyone, we are a couple in our mid 20s. We are just about to start building in Correa Circuit in Gregory Hills. Anyone else live near…

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jaxology
Oct 16, 2015 9:14 pm
Traceyann
Traceyann
24 September 2015

Hi from Murwillumbah

Hi from Murwillumbah
NSW

Hi Everyone, I live in a beautiful country town called Murwillumbah, it is about 15 minutes south of the NSW/QLD border.... I am currently renovating my home which is a…

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Traceyann
Sep 24, 2015 6:59 pm
Traceyann
Crazyoldlady
Crazyoldlady
19 September 2015

Recommended clearance around old Combustion stove

Recommended clearance around old Combustion stove
VIC

Hi there, I have purchased an old Rayburn no3 combustion stove I have found the original documents regarding installation but it assumes that you are putting it into a…

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Crazyoldlady
Sep 19, 2015 8:31 pm
Joker
Joker
10 September 2015

Hi and need help!

Hi and need help!
VIC

Isn't your local council the holder of most paperwork for your house and should be easily obtained ,and as always for a fee.

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Joker
Sep 10, 2015 9:54 pm
justteatowels
justteatowels
24 August 2015

New Member from North Coburg

New Member from North Coburg
VIC

Thanks for your welcome Philip.

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justteatowels
Aug 24, 2015 4:01 pm
justteatowels
multipurposebloke
multipurposebloke
21 August 2015

Hi everyone

Hi everyone
QLD

Hi everyone, We have just bought a great flat, 23 acres bush block in Landsborough on the Sunshine Coast in QLD. Trying to start a nice "shed" house build. Our block has…

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multipurposebloke
Aug 21, 2015 1:00 pm
ebinmoothedam
ebinmoothedam
4 August 2015

Hello from Coomera QLD

Hello from Coomera QLD
QLD

Hi There My Name is Ebin and I am from Brisbane. Me and wife bought our first land last week, which is a small 316sqm plot in Coomera. We are building with Metricon and…

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ebinmoothedam
Aug 04, 2015 11:47 pm
t.h.e.Designer
t.h.e.Designer
2 August 2015

Checking in from Townsville!

Checking in from Townsville!
QLD

Hey Guys, Thought i'd introduce myself. I'm a 23 year old residential designer. I'm actually looking at sharing some builds that I've designed up here in tropical…

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t.h.e.Designer
Aug 02, 2015 4:12 pm
t.h.e.Designer
ebanster
ebanster
22 July 2015

G'day homeone

G'day homeone
VIC

If you are not time poor and very keen doing research then I reckon owner building is not too bad. I am currently with a local custom builder and they are quite flexible.…

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ebanster
Jul 22, 2015 10:34 pm
ebanster
barryp
barryp
21 July 2015

Hi all,

Hi all,
NSW

I have been on NSW for 10 yr, where do u live..

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barryp
Jul 21, 2015 7:37 pm
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goody59
Jul 12, 2015 7:24 am
goody59
Daman
Daman
29 June 2015

Any one built with Granvue homes

Any one built with Granvue homes
VIC
1, 2

slow start.emails not returned,when we signed up a lot hiring and firing going on at granvue witch made it longer to get started.deciding the colours was good lovely lady…

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Daman
Jun 29, 2015 6:35 pm
B_Cornelius7
B_Cornelius7
21 June 2015

Introducing Katrina from Homes1

Introducing Katrina from Homes1
VIC

Homes1 is absolutely disgusting. My house has started building from May 2014 and still not up to lock up stage. Beginning of week we find out business is in administration…

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B_Cornelius7
Jun 21, 2015 4:03 pm
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Saint Mike
Jun 08, 2015 11:58 am
Saint Mike
Spottiswoode
Spottiswoode
2 June 2015

Hello from Lake Macquarie

Hello from Lake Macquarie

Hi All, Just moved into a new house and was searching for a few things re DIY renovations and came across this forum. Have been reading heaps here. Wealth of info. Our…

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Spottiswoode
Jun 02, 2015 3:26 pm
kylie40
kylie40
31 May 2015

Hi from Tibor

Hi from Tibor

Hi Tibor. If you're still on this forum, I have a question I hope you can answer please: With the BCA requiring non-slip tread or nosings on stairs, what are our options…

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kylie40
May 31, 2015 11:06 pm
kylie40
braddy
braddy
27 May 2015

Newbie from Central Coast NSW

Newbie from Central Coast NSW
NSW

Hello, Been browsing around these forums for a month or 2. We are considering a knock down and rebuild, so we have been trying to do as much research as we can. We have…

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braddy
May 27, 2015 2:00 pm
Came
Came
22 May 2015

GDay from WA

GDay from WA
WA

Hey peoples Just starting to look at at ideas etc that everyones gone through. Your hindsight my foresight ::lol:: as they say Anyway so many options that I thought I might…

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Came
May 22, 2015 3:11 pm
StanSki
StanSki
18 February 2015

Appreciated

Appreciated
NSW

Top of the afternoon, I'm Stan and I appreciate this mighty fine resource.

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StanSki
Feb 18, 2015 1:08 pm
Andre Adams
Andre Adams
10 February 2015

Andre Adams (Partner, Mayweathers Lawyers)

Andre Adams (Partner, Mayweathers Lawyers)
NSW

Hi All, I am a new member as of 10 February 2015. I am a partner at Mayweathers, a law firm based in Sydney and Adelaide. I have joined 'homeone' because I have read…

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Andre Adams
Feb 10, 2015 8:11 am
Andre Adams
Mel Smith
Mel Smith
5 February 2015

Hello I'm New Here :)

Hello I'm New Here :)
NSW

I'm Jess and I'm an eco-friendly housing enthusiast. I enjoy taking long walks with my dogs and all things green In my spare time you will find me baking or helping the…

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Mel Smith
Feb 05, 2015 9:52 pm
pratty
pratty
5 February 2015

Owner build in Geelong

Owner build in Geelong
VIC

Hi Everyone, Have been a frequent browser of the forum for over two years during our research/design phase of our owner build journey so it's long overdue that I…

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pratty
Feb 05, 2015 9:06 pm
Roomeat
Roomeat
19 January 2015

Hello from the Gold Coast!!

Hello from the Gold Coast!!
QLD

Hi everyone!! Just realized I haven't done a intro but already started a build thread lol. Bit about us.. My name is Paul, Interstate Truck Driver currently working for…

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Roomeat
Jan 19, 2015 8:23 am
Roomeat
Zxath
Zxath
18 January 2015

Noob here

Noob here
VIC

Hi, I'm a continually confused, long time renovator, always looking for info and advice. Love the forum and hope to contribute to debate, questions and answers....…

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Zxath
Jan 18, 2015 3:50 pm
Zxath
HellDad
HellDad
9 January 2015

Hi from The Shire

Hi from The Shire
NSW
1, 2

Hello MrsJM, We finished building in Como back in 2009 and the house is doing well. I hope you find others here to share your experience - we found it very useful to…

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HellDad
Jan 09, 2015 4:32 pm
HellDad
dolphinblu
dolphinblu
19 December 2014

Sustainable Renovation- Sydney

Sustainable Renovation- Sydney
NSW

Hi We are currently extending and renovating our home. We have focused on sustainable design and materials. We are well and truly underway and enjoy watching our home…

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dolphinblu
Dec 19, 2014 8:31 pm
plarkham01
plarkham01
10 December 2014

Hello from Sydney

Hello from Sydney
NSW

Hey guys, My name is Pete and I just joined this forum. My wife and I are thinking of renovating our first home together and would love to get some great ideas from you…

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plarkham01
Dec 10, 2014 11:12 am
mwatkins01
mwatkins01
8 December 2014

Hello from Sydney

Hello from Sydney
NSW

Hi all, My name is Michelle - nice to meet you all! I have an 11 month old son and would like to know different ways of minimising hazards for him in the home, as well as…

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mwatkins01
Dec 08, 2014 11:50 am
mightymo
mightymo
28 November 2014

Hello from Sydney ...... landscaping project

Hello from Sydney ...... landscaping project
NSW

Hi All, I am so excited to have finally registered on HomeOne, and cant wait to share ideas and advice with you all !! I usually am redirected to a homeone post from…

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mightymo
Nov 28, 2014 9:18 am
bpratt
bpratt
16 November 2014

Hello from South Gippsland VIC

Hello from South Gippsland VIC
VIC

Welcome aboard the forum. You will find heaps of info for your renovation, some you'll have to search for, and others you'll have to ask for.

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bpratt
Nov 16, 2014 9:34 pm
RoofOverHead
RoofOverHead
4 November 2014

Another Newbie

Another Newbie
SA

So glad Ive found this forum!! Im a single mum of an active 9 year old who is doing what she can to make the roof over our head a great place to live. I have great ideas…

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RoofOverHead
Nov 04, 2014 12:26 pm
Rache
Rache
31 October 2014

Hi from WA

Hi from WA
WA

Hi Reyleigh. Welcome to H1. Are you building soon and can we look forward…

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Rache
Oct 31, 2014 1:00 am
Rache
getoffgrid
getoffgrid
26 October 2014

Hey all from Perth

Hey all from Perth
WA

Hi, Im almost 29, from Perth currently own a 2000sqm property in east cannington working working on a conditional aproval to subdivide. Id like to complete this project…

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getoffgrid
Oct 26, 2014 2:24 am
chalky
chalky
23 October 2014

G'day from Perth!

G'day from Perth!
WA

Hi Wonkywalker, We have a cleared section for the house and a bush strip down one side and bush block adjacent. We are currently having plans designed by an designer…

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chalky
Oct 23, 2014 10:31 pm
clearview123
clearview123
20 October 2014

First build - Mulgoa Rise

First build - Mulgoa Rise
NSW

Hi there We were thinking the Velho twist too but was so disappointed in the reviews too! This is the first time building for us too! I feel a bit stupid cause at times…

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clearview123
Oct 20, 2014 7:32 pm
ThomasMaloney
ThomasMaloney
15 October 2014

new transportable

new transportable
SA

You are very fortunate that you are able to transport your entire house when you move out to a new place. Here where I am located at, we need to move each and every single…

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ThomasMaloney
Oct 15, 2014 4:54 pm
ThomasMaloney
enaj80
enaj80
3 October 2014

let the madness begin

let the madness begin
WA

We are also in the Perth hills ... and have built a rammed earth home using crushed limestone, love it ... not finished yet .... started our build 2 years ago after…

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enaj80
Oct 03, 2014 7:27 pm


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