Building A New House
Metricon Franklin 53 modified
The SS is the one that delivers your build. So if he demands quality and good finished work. I can’t see why it can’t be pushed through if the…
Apr 25, 2018 10:00 pm
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,…
Building Bayside : Our Glendale 45
How will you design your drive way? will you box up a solid ramped driveway into your garage? Sorry for the questions. When I realized your garage floor height…
Building with Wisdom Homes
I would definitely speak to your CSR as it’s not a change as per your tender
I would assume cables are roughed in priors to walls going up and panels are installed…
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…
Porter Davis homes
I can highly recommend them. I like the look of white rocks coming through and my asphalt is done loke that. It takes anout y months for the white rocks to start popping…
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…
Oh and we are doing similar style of house, colours and landscape, also doing gardenias and our landscaper suggested these in between for low coverage. they aren’t…
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…
Our KDR Project - Canberra
This is sandpit floor-plan we are maintaining to visualize concepts and modifications to base plan before passing it to our architect to materialise the…
Apr 25, 2018 2:23 pm
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,…
Coral Homes general build thread
Yes this is what I’m worried about! Technically the meter box and tank never fitted in this spot they drew it all wrong this is why we initially had space for a gate…
First Build with Summit Perth WA
I loved the Carrara as it went well with the different grey floor tiles and it kept the bathrooms quite clean/modern. It should make my ensuite shower seem much lighter…
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.
Hilbert HGWA Build
I’ve had trouble getting quotes most places want to meet on site and a few haven’t replied. We’re in Melbourne next week for a small holiday so it’ll be the main…
Fairmont Homes - Northridge Estate SA
Just wondering if you received your engineering report back yet? How much did the footings end up coming to for you? We received a letter from Fairland…