Building A New House
Moving in this week! What to do first when you move in???
INSURANCE!!!!!!!! Unless you have it already covered in the build. Update all your new furniture, art, appliances etc. Contents!
Stockland Elara at Marsden Park
The community hub and plans for the retail area were lodged in May. It looked quite substantial. However, as noted in the article I posted above, who is gong to build it?…
Private inspections and progress payments
In Perth we don't have the regulatory stalemate legal frame work you have in the east Coast. Inspectors aren't Certified nor Qualified for alternate Solutions and builders…
How often do you visit your site?
On my Metricon build, After the NSW Fair Trading Rectification order I visited my site roughly every week with the building manager He assisted me to check things like the…
The Avenues Land Release at Austral NSW 2179
Hi All, I just discovered this forum today! I bought in stage 1b and my land settled on the Friday 13/09. This is my first property purchase so I am not sure what to do…
Minimum requirement for internal concrete
Things like this are frustrating when you spend so much $ with them, that surely they could help you out. It may not be worth the hassle mate, I'd suggest $80-100 worth…
Hamptons inspired architect design with attached granny flat
Scaffolding over the pool area has come down, and it’s lovely to be able to experience that space uninterrupted! The ceiling is panelled at the highest point, as will be…
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…
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…
KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 mark ii in Newcastle.
Thanks mate. Most things are small but we found during the wild winds the other night that part of the roof isn’t installed correctly. It was banging and chrashing all…
Hall & Hart - Madison (Contemporary) at Willowdale
Thanks for getting back, is it possible we can come see the finish as per your availability and talk about good and bad experiences you had from start to finish only if…
Masterton Homes - The next thread 4.0
Just $1500 for the whole one side of the house?? Wow thats way to less. I will ask them today however based on your message i dont think i can expect much.
KDR with Rawson Homes - The Edge 39 - HANDOVER 26/9/16
Cool update steve! So in love with your wall paper in your bed room! You have inspired me to update me page too.
Info & tips for those building in BAL40 and Flame Zone
Thanks heaps Gogo65. We are trying to work out the slope. I think it will be downgoing slope as the bushland turns into a creek. So probably it will make the rating worse
GJ Gardner Mandalay 282 - Bundanoon
Thank you for that info, we are meeting with them on Monday. We have some changes in mind for the Floorplan, will be interesting to see how much this will impact the cost.
BASIX - Solar system. Interim Occupation certificate
I told Builder that I don't want Solar and proceed to BASIX without solar. Got the BASIX in 20mins and no problem. Our build is still under construction and this is not…
Instagram - Following everyone's build journey!
What are you using Instagram for? I'm not a social person but my kids are and they use too many social platforms. Is it ok to let them use it? Or how to prevent them from…