Building A New House
Suggestions/Feedback - PD Vancouver 29 vs Boutique Riva 29
Neither of them are great designs, but the bottom one (Vancouver) is terrible. Bathroom with no window and living areas that are disproportionately sized and difficult…
Henley Electra 35 Building Altona 2019 - Knock Down rebuild
You can do it yourself once you know what amps and phase you want. In Altona PowerCo is probably your supplier, call them with the meter numbers…
Treated pine fencing - steel posts vs timber posts
What are the pros and cons of having steel posts vs plain treated pine posts for capped and lapped fencing? Is there a difference in price between the two options?
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne
It turns out the plumber is definitely getting billed for all the costs to fix our leak issues. So now I have to put up with all the trades coming to 'quote' their part…
Building At Macarthur Heights (UWS Campbelltown)
If you have pre-built retaining walls on either side of your lot, I'd be careful about cut and fill of that much slope. My builder said they could cut and fill for a…
Non compliant site levels / elevations - Help please!!
Put up a picture of the highlighted problem. If structure is fine, I'd be interested in seeing what the actual problem is then. MC
Builder won't provide certificates for Occupation certificat
What do you mean by legally terminated?
Internal Walls - Help please Surfmist Vs Winter Ice
The photos are a good indication, although the wall colour does look darker than it actually is. You can see the tone is more of a greige than a blue.
Who else is building with Eden Brae?
We are currently building a Waldorf and wondering where the best place to put the microwave, the display home has the unit in the pantry. Some display homes have the…
New Generation/Easystart Homes Letto 10 Facade Design
I also built with easy start homes/ summit in Perth and my house colours are very similar to the ones in the lighter picture I’m also a painter by trade my main render…
Anyone built or building a Porter Davis Vermont 29?
Even we are planning to build ..... have you decided you amendments..
Hamptons double-storey Melb - back landscaping stage 2
No problems at all!
Review my Custom Floor plan? [Double Storey, NSW]
I was talking about the main entry, it’s seems very narrow and long, will be dark. Also in regards to the suggested en-suite change, if you make the void smaller…
Fencing Query: neighbor's garage is on the property boundary
We had to put in temporary fencing while we were building. Not sure if the cost will fall on you or your neighbour.
Extension of Time Claim - Building Period Already Elapsed
I've wondered this myself recently. I wont be reminding them if that's the case. We are so far behind now that a few more weeks in the grand scheme of things isn't going…
Exterior trim colours - meltdown over shades of white and ne
Thanks aandsc - Im thinking maybe I should just change the window frames to surfmist., then just do all trims and everything outside surfmist as well. The reason I…
Independent Building Surveyor or Builder's Surveyor
Is there a big difference in using a local city council 'municipal building surveyor' (in this case Whittlesea City Council in South Morang VIC 3752)…
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2
I don’t have the internal colour package either . For internal we added fly screens, roller blind, security doors, nbn etc and upgraded the toilets. Electrical also…