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Carlisle Sheraton Journey - Radiant Floor Heating Feedback?
In the electrical plan, my wife wanted to have the heat lamp in the bathroom which I didn’t like as it doesn’t look nice and reading some where the UV might cause bad…
Hi Chris77, Sorry been a bit slow to reply - been busy this week with work and family matters. But managed to get in during the week and take various pics of the kitchen,…
How to know fall in land and how much would it cost extra ?
The new Estate developers should have surveyed Plans with contours, also check with the local Council?
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes
So PCI went relatively ok, except we couldn't meet the supervisor as he did let us know that he will be going for holidays for a week. Another guy is looking after his…
Anyone building in Ashford Park estate, Werribee?
Hey Reneeh Which lot are you. I am from Sydney and mind is 106 stage 1 I was told it will be titled in July and still no news Wondering if you guys are aware about any…
Manhattan 21 heavily modified - Coral Homes
Any suggestions for plants for front of the house. Thinking of Cordylene at right corner , what goes well next to Cordylene? Not anything bushy. Less than Cordylene…
Just came back from the site. Looks like they have levelled up the site with sand for boxing beginning from Monday. Plumber, gar fitter and little electrical will be done…
Who else is building with Eden Brae?
If you only inspect and identify defects at the final stage it will probably be too late and too impractical to fix them. better to check things independently as you go…
Porter Davis Summer Promotions- Is it too good to be true?
Hi Gee, Thank you for blog. It’s valuable advice. What is your opinion on the customer reviews of builders on the Productreview, google review and similar forums as…
The CARLISLE HOMES & SPECTRA General Information Thread
Thanks for the reply OceanBlue. A lot of houses in our neighbourhood seem to be Porter Davis these days too. We are thinking of seeing if we can ask some of them about…
Brisbane - Building and Energy Efficient Home
Hi, According to the NCC.... "Cavity width General: Provide minimum cavity widths in conformance with the following: - Masonry walls: 50 mm. - Masonry veneer walls: 40…
Building with PD Homes, Recommendations?
Hi All, Make sure you do your research when it comes to choosing an independent building consultant/inspector. I see Darbecca comes up a lot on this site but the Owner of…
WA - Home Security - After Handover or With Builder
Hey Kester Sure but it depends on how you plan to use them. I am getting all these fed into my home automation system, Control4, and will control them from it. So what…
Rawson Balmoral 38 MK1 - Newcastle NSW
Hello neighbour & congrats on the commencement of your build We did notice you guys had a balmoral also, Rawson are definitely the most popular in our street and you'll…
Cement render with membrane paint vs acrylic render
Most “texture” manufacturers will require you to paint the texture to achieve their full system performance and product warranty. Texture is applied to budget houses…
Building Windsor 40 with Eden Brae (Caddens)
Quick update, since we are close to PCI. Driveway, carpets and balcony balustrades installed. Porch steps is not installed yet. The staircase balustrade and front balcony…
Who is building with Beechwood
Thanks Ravin. It sounds like it's been quite a journey. Do you own the plans or does Beechwood? If you do, it may be worthwhile obtaining some quotes to help you make…
The Avenues Land Release at Austral NSW 2179
Hi. Not yet. They said to my solicitor that they loadge application on land tittle office and will be settlement this month as they said same thing last month. Tc.
Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - Handover!!
Hey! It's been a little while, but we've moved in. Concreting is done, our additional cabinetry in the laundry has been finished, lights upgraded to downlights and…
Edgecliffe Vibe Thirty Seven By Beechwood Homes
Hello All, Was searching about Beechwood Homes Reviews & stumbled up on this forum. I am new to this forum so please correct me if I am in the wrong section but really…