Building A New House
Rawson Homes - General Thread
Hi, i just recently reserved a home and land package at newpark marsden park, davenport 24. This is our first time to build a house and we were wondering if we are really…
Apr 26, 2018 12:08 am
Building Bayside : Our Glendale 45
We've got some ideas, tribe7. The driveway to the garage, we're currently thinking of ag-mixed asphalt, with brick edging, which means I'll be laying bricks for a few…
Couldn’t agree more. Admin is a total drag and then you just switch to auto pilot for the build. Hopefully the timeline fits in well with your lease ending and there…
Building with Wisdom Homes
I see, I understand a bit better now but. We should be getting Bradfords because we signed before the live boldy promotion changed.
I just used a solar calculator and…
Porter Davis homes
Can anyone tell if thing like sinks, shower base, baths, basins, wet area sealing are part of fixing stage?
What about external cladding, tiling in bathroom, splash back,…
Apr 25, 2018 10:53 pm
Hilbert HGWA Build
I found time to get a couple of email contacts for window finishings this week, both said NP for initial quote with site measure later so I did a quick measure of window…
Here we go again...
Thanks Ezza. I’ll check it out.
Our boards are Dulux Milton Moon and the trimmings are Dulux Vivid White
First Build with Summit Perth WA
NP was just curious as they looked like the ones I had seen at one of the tile shops. We ended up going withTiles Expo so our charcoal tile isTerrain Nero.
Our KDR Project - Canberra
WIRs are actually not very space-efficient compared to normal robes that open directly into the bedrooms: a WIR requires dedicated additional floor space for access,…
Definitely well on the way to handover next Friday. The portaloo is gone, as has the final rubbish skip.
With the final skip load going, the driveway has been poured,…
MDF vs timber stair
My opinion on them?
The good? They are cheap.
The bad? You already pointed them out.
New home - builders margin?
20-25% is standard for a fixed price or cost plus contract.
Cost plus contacts aren't as common but the ones I have worked on have been around 20-25% builders margin…
Building with Wisdom Homes
Hi Sydmate, it’s not clear what your issue is from your post and I absolutely disagree with your final statement. Please PM me with the specific details and I will…
First Home owners/builders
Thanks for all that we have already done all those steps and decided on everything.
Everything is set in stone... was just saying if anyone had used similar…
GJ Gardner Mountain Views 310
I like the grey Marz, if you stay with the grey you could change your handles to black and maybe have black pendant lights and stools?? The black subways do look good…
No Progress. Thanks for starting a new thread for SBG Homes so we can share our experiences. We are building with SBG and having a lot of problems. We have been at…
No progress, I like your forum username, so appropriate for Slow Building Group (SBG). Glad to hear from you. The contract completion date was supposed to be end of…
KDR Sekisui House - St George
We requested formally to our SS if we could start all outdoor jobs by email this afternoon.
Like steps for laundry, fencing side security gates, retaining walls on the…
Pewter vs blue steel flash
We are at colour selection stage and a big headache for brick colour selection.
If anyone had photos of blue steel house and pewter house.
Could you please share them?
Our Acacia Home
Always good to have face to face meeting with SS, easy to solve any misunderstanding problems.
Slowly things are getting done. not long to go trimum.
I don't know how…
Buying land at Tallawong Road Rouse Hill
I am planning to buy a land in this area, can you help me what could be the per square meter price for a 300 sqm land in that area about 1km from new station.
Metricon - Savannah 34 build in Brisbane
I can build to the boundary on garage side and have 1m on the other side. Just need to be sure the width meet regulations. Let say I can fit both and want as much storage…
Bricks finally have started as of late last week.
Waterproofing has been done
Electrical cut out has also been done.
Continutation of bricks this week,…
gas line connected to wrong spot
Morning. Just wondering what happened with your gas meter? Did it get moved?
Ours was installed yesterday and is about a meter away from our gas point.