Building A New House
Carlisle changes beyond what salesperson says is possible
I just saw the Colorbond option on the Spectra site, just not sure if it is a no-charge option or if it comes at a cost. I understand that the salespeople can't say yes…
The CARLISLE HOMES & SPECTRA General Information Thread
No recent love for Carlisle?
Building a new house in Brisbane. AAC Cladding or Brick???
The AAC cladding product is fine, but the render systems in the market place do not provide joint protection. The AAC is rarely installed correctly. A lot of AAC…
Building Aegean 45 with Henley in Life Estate, Point Cook
Your plan looks great, very exciting!
windows, doors, bracing board exposed to rain during build
Hi all, just reposted my questions here: Are the materials still okay after being exposed to the rain for 1-2 months like this (not raining continuously though. A few days…
Third time's a charm ( our 3rd build @ Bingara Gorge )
Decisions decisions… really liking #2 and #4 , i like how #2 goes well with our existing colour but i also like how #4 pops
Builder wants to cancel contract or increase the price
All builders would be aware of this... they do get free legal advise from the MBA and HIA If you have the money to challenge the builder ... go for it
Anyone built with Profine Recently - SouthEast VIC
Hey Guys, I have signed the contract with Profine to build a house in Clyde North, VIC. So far finished with color selection, obtained building permit but the…
Anyone installing Quantum Next gen range of Vinyl planks ?
We installed Amsterdam 15 months ago into our newly constructed house. It is a great product, very hard wearing and easy to clean. Having now been through one summer and…
Are NSW COVID restrictions impacting the build/remedial work
I hope you get your piers and slabs down now, as it has been at least few weeks for trades that could return to uninhabited building sites. If its any consolation, it…
Porter Davis Grange Build(Lots of questions!) Waldorf Grange
Thanks Jason! Great info! Yes... we are looking at subdividing and keeping the other house as an investment or sell to pay down debt. I really appreciate the advice!
Thomas Archer Hive 45 - Boroondara 
Congrats and wish you have a smooth journey with TA. Just wondering who gave you the joinery list and selections (sales or BC)? Have you finished your style appointment?…
Symmetric homes - job status, progress and quality
As of today, our lockup was done and invoiced (along with the meter connection charges around 750$ which does not include in the contract price) on 13th Sept last month.…