Building A New House
Concrete skirt question. Retaining wall or not?
Sure thing buddy. You know, I have no skin in the game here. Op can do whatever they like. I have seen this argument play out before in a civil matter and it didn't bode…
Builder charging 14% surcharge delay in start date
That seems pretty unreasonable to me. On a 300k build, 42k is like an almost 15% increase. As the above poster pointed out, they do actually have a right to charge you…
Opinion on natural light : North front facing house
Yes, I think the original floor plan isn't going to work well for that block in either orientation and OP would be better off looking at a different design, a…
Third time's a charm ( our 3rd build @ Bingara Gorge )
Building with Clarendon vs Metricon or Rawson
No real reason, when we built in 2014 our block was alot smaller 520sq with 12.19 frontage and RWson had a design we liked. This time around our land is 613sq with 15.24…
Building with Hall & Hart Homes
Dont write the demolition company a blank check. Make sure the 'hidden asbestos' proceedure is documented, understood and agreed in the contract so you are protected as…
Thomas Archer Nouveau 41 Glen Eira Build 
Seems very odd? Maybe a supplier/trade issue out of TA's hands? We went with stone, but failing that, glass would have been our next option. We are having glass in our…
Thomas Archer Evoke (Modified) Kingston Build - 2020/2021/20
hey Wellbuild Drove past your site this morning. Looking amazing despite this current "construction glitch" in Melbourne. Has TA communicated with you what they…
Building a house on a steep sloping land in The Gap (QLD) wi
Me and my partner have recently purchased some land in The Gap (QLD). It is a very steep slope and the highest point is where the land meets the road, so it slopes down…
Building house in Minta Berwick 2021 - any recommendations f
Whom did you eventually end up with?
Which exterior colour to choose for upstairs cladding?