Building A New House
DylandbrookeCoral Homes - Modified Grange 29
Tell me about it!!! The stacked stone looks so much nicer. Apparently a lady around the corner did a brick retaining wall and was told to remove it, as our covernance…
TashmcAlmost Handover - Valeco Homes - Polished Concrete + Monochr
Wow it is complete, how amazing for you Staceyrusell, your facade I'm in love with, all the best for hand over.
BrentandAllisonIluka - Bray Park (G.J Gardner) - Council
Agree - I guess all good things...... I understand they just need to do everything by the book and not take shortcuts which in the end is the best for everyone. Thanks…
bestspecialsBuilding a modified Grange 25 - Coral Homes - Brisbane
That looks terrific. It definitely needed the tiles up behind the splashback. PCI on Friday, that is so close. Yay!!!!
akashsethi10Ausbuild Finlay 36 @ Kinross Road Thornlands
We drove by yours yesterday. Looks good. We are buying a block at the altitude estate. Will build an investment property (not with Ausbuild). Looking for a budget builder.
adamjGJ Gardner Logan went busted - house finally finished.
This is a great post and we are just about to engage QBCC on a non completion due to liquidation / licence suspension. A couple of q's: - Did you need to get insurance…
sunnycoastfirstbuildOur Stylemaster Baybreeze 27 view BP
Another week and no real progress. Still waiting on tilers. Most of the stone benches went in at the start of the week, so was great to see that happen but that was…
springtimeThings you forget - summary page 32
Hi All, We built 6 years ago, one thing we did which was very useful, was to include an outside powerpoint, it's really useful. We also installed outside camera's with a…
sparrowsnestBold Living Acreage build, Scenic Rim QLD - Slab Stage
How’s everything going Tribe?
breebarterOur First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate
Thanks guys, I love them even more than the freedom one so im happy lol! The black will hopefully tie in nicely with our dining room chairs. Here’s some better…
AmishStylemaster WRI 305 MOD - Karalee QLD (First Home)
So, as part of our contract, we get to have further electrical work done by the contractor at rough in and billed from them direct. I sent them a request for a quote over…
CC7Manhattan 23 - Coral Homes (Week 18: Flooring, Carpet....)
YAY! Can't wait to see the final product
StephLeeCoral Homes Noosa 23 - Ormeau Hills: Life after handover
Did you guys pay your final account by cheque on handover day or before straight into there account?
CC7Coral Homes – Grange 29 (St Kilda façade) HB/QLD
oh i think you might have mentioned the batten thing somewhere else here, rings a bell. that really sucks, i hope the new colour still works well with the rest of the…
BridgetwitchA vue of the pines on the Gold Coast
Sorry it’s been a while since I posted - lots happening and no time! We are still living in the land of boxes, and trying to get our driveway etc. organised. Our cooktop…
StructuralBIMGuyAnyone Tried Termite Proof Paint to Untreated Timber Frame?
larry1124 Your understanding is my understanding Your builder will need to provide you relevant Data, information and proofs ..always ask for a termite guarantee
sweetswisssteelIs the builder responsible for root barrier installation?
Most builder's engineers will provide an info pack which will detail what the homeowners responsibilities are for slab maintenance etc. One thing it should say is for M…
lilbzaBuilding the Marriott 47 (Waldorf) by Porter Davis QLD
Update: We had our roof trusses go up the week before last, and last week our guttering and fascia. Our SS says we should have our roof tiles on by the end of the…
larry1124How to Deal with Builder's Breach of Contract?
Thanks for your comments, iTool You remind me of another issue, that is if I have the rights to hold off the payment for frame stage given the frame work might be re-do…
stoff17Metricon Vantage 48 Plantation - Melbourne
Yeah we had the same problem. We want timber in some of the rooms downstairs and didn’t want quad, but as we were doing them after the build was complete M only had 2…
StructuralBIMGuyProjects to do after New Home Handover
Hi Alex79 I doubt you will need additional floor trusses for 250mm joists/beams.. but it depends on the span and loading If you have the engineering properties/ span…
glipppGJ Gardner - Mandalay 298 - QLD
Agree about the robotic pool cleaner. I use to have old suction Zodiac but in my opinion, the automatic cleaner does a much better job and because it is independent I have…
auzgirlTreated pine frame- did yours look like this??
JUST JOINED. INTERESTED IN THIS TOPIC AS I HAVE A NEGATIVE THING ABOUT TERMITES, ESPECIALLY IF THEY WANT TO EAT YOUR HOUSE, SOMETHING YOU HAVE PAID A LOT OF MONEY FOR. I…
allblaqkDaydream 30. 22 week build. After handover fun has begun
Holy crap 5 weeks off. You will have spotless, decluttered house.
jreyMy new home in Capestone Mango Hill with Clarendon Wentworth
Hi nafeesra see photos. You can see two different colour of wall linings installed in laundry and toilet.
Mt.viewBuilding Plantation Trinity Lux Q1 @ Oxley - Brisbane
The frame stage was done at lightning speed! Interesting to see the build had sand on site for site prep.
allblaqkFirst Home - Custom Design in Ipswich - Fireplace & TV
It adds up quickly! We had most things included in the build but still found a way to spend money lol