Building A New House
Costs of Land with a large slope - 9 meter fall!
I am interested in a piece of land in Fyansford Geelong, 1400SQM with a "too good to be true" price. I understand that sloped blocks come with increased costs to make the…
Big M brickwork, am I being picky? I don't think so...
IMO, your brick wall looks perfectly fine. Dont' get too hung up over it. If you go to stare at other people's new build you will be surprised how good yours are. A…
Building with FOWLER HOMES in Sydney/ NSW!!!
Thanks Fore2 for your review comments. I can see the old reviews you write about and I can also see a lot of positive reviews coming through in the past year. So we are…
A&L Stacker Door - Home Style Security Screens
Hi all, Has anyone added the A&L supplied Home Style Security Screens to their A!L stacker doors? If so, what are they like. As good as Crimsafe and Secureview as far as…
Which Home Builder provides best value & flexibility?
I haven't built with those builders but have looked into the all and I think it's pretty similar with volume builders. Look at their standard inclusions and what upgrades…
Custom Build - New Plans added - check them out!
Cheers thanks. We had been planning this for a while and looking for the right property at the same time. This opportunity presented itself so we jumped on it.
Melbourne Airport Environs Overlay -Schedule 2 question
Hi Randy, trying to get an understanding of airport overlay requirements. Regarding the windows/sliding doors was normal double glazing not enough to be acceptable for…
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!
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…