Home
Pros
Forum
  • About
  • Join Community
  • Contact
Reply
WatchingStarredHistory
InboxSent
MembersPros
#Unanswered     #Active

Forum
Building A New House
Topics
Author
Replies
Views
Last Post

Studio M

Studio M

Ranon Unfortunately, You need to provide more information ie Species, contour, geotech engineering, plans Reasons being 1.The spreadsheets are generally customised for…

12
490
StructuralBIMGuy
Aug 24, 2017 5:13 pm
StructuralBIMGuy
marz1983
marz1983
24 August

GJ Gardner Mountain Views 310

GJ Gardner Mountain Views 310
NSW

I don't know what happened to my previous reply Tamara all it did was post the quote haha. Was saying i just read through your house posts wow i love your house and your…

6
314
marz1983
Aug 24, 2017 3:07 pm
Johnmc
Johnmc
24 August

Townhouse build price

Townhouse build price

Hi, Needs some assistance on what it costs per sqr to build some townhouses (turnkey). I have had so many varying prices. Has anyone had any experience here

0
122
Johnmc
Aug 24, 2017 2:41 pm
buildingnanna
buildingnanna
23 August

Building with Hickinbotham

Building with Hickinbotham
SA

Mine took a couple of months had to wait for selections appointment

1
163
buildingnanna
Aug 24, 2017 12:36 am
buildingnanna
Doulton777
Doulton777
23 August

Anyone building with Metricon

Anyone building with Metricon
VIC

Thanks for the info. Metricon is telling us they don't have the film material. They haven't it it for a long time. So this is interesting to see. viewtopic.php?t=86597

13
759
Doulton777
Aug 23, 2017 6:26 pm
Doulton777
MR.india
MR.india
23 August

Jordan Springs East

Jordan Springs East
NSW

I would expect Landlease to send out a communication in a week or two with registration dates.

2
264
MR.india
Aug 23, 2017 2:51 pm
Entilzha
Entilzha
23 August

A week in the life of Building -Expert

A week in the life of Building -Expert
VIC
1, 2

he is more about the framing/windows/roof etc, no real engineering knowledge re slabs etc nowadays from what i have been told the builders engineer does a pre pour…

33
2301
Entilzha
Aug 23, 2017 1:03 pm
1
233
Tamara1975
Aug 23, 2017 9:14 am
116
8465
bubbles_family
Aug 22, 2017 6:59 pm
Talkey
Talkey
22 August

The back fence

The back fence
VIC

Hi all, My house is nearly done and I'm just thinking about the back fence. I want to get a nice high one for extra privacy. I'm thinking 2100 would be good or maybe…

0
157
Talkey
Aug 22, 2017 4:50 pm
Talkey
sco77k
sco77k
22 August

Delays and Extension of Time Clause

Delays and Extension of Time Clause
NSW

thanks for the tip. Yes 61 days! Various reasons such as extra rock excavation, rain delays, wet site. Sydney has also had one of its driest winters so it is very…

4
252
sco77k
Aug 22, 2017 12:12 pm
sco77k
immu999
immu999
21 August

Building Portland 25 Carlisle Homes

Building Portland 25 Carlisle Homes
VIC

was about to finalise and the price increased. its now $212,900 for Portland 25, $3000 more than what it was two months ago. Can i have an idea on what it was in 2016?…

5
505
immu999
Aug 21, 2017 9:40 pm
bashworth
bashworth
21 August

what are the steps to building

what are the steps to building

Deciding how much you can afford is definitely the first step. The block plus the initial house price should be considerably less than you budget. see Finding…

4
225
bashworth
Aug 21, 2017 4:43 pm
bashworth
sudu
sudu
21 August

Feedback on new house plan?

Feedback on new house plan?
NSW

Thanks for your suggestions. The design has changed and house build in progress.

7
732
sudu
Aug 21, 2017 12:12 pm
natalied2701
natalied2701
21 August

Building with Bellriver Homes

Building with Bellriver Homes
NSW
1, 2

Hello! Sorry for the late reply. Yes our site costs were fixed, we also had to pay an extra $15,000 or so. They had to do extra piers, drop edge etc. so we actually got…

34
2905
natalied2701
Aug 21, 2017 11:47 am
kkphilly93
kkphilly93
20 August

Our Henley Palace Q1

Our Henley Palace Q1
VIC

So it's been a few months and we have been very busy! Tender and contracts are long signed and sorted, we applied for our loan and first home owner grant and everything…

3
391
kkphilly93
Aug 20, 2017 11:17 pm
kkphilly93
Milestone
Milestone
20 August

Coral Homes Avoca 25 in Gainsborough Greens

Coral Homes Avoca 25 in Gainsborough Greens
QLD
1 ... 56, 57, 58

I my gosh I am not a dog person we have our dog and she's the only one I love but your beautiful baby melts me Coral homes Modified Stradbroke 31 weeks and WE…

1152
46930
Milestone
Aug 20, 2017 8:53 pm
Milestone
Tribe7
Tribe7
20 August

Custom small lot - Brisbane. Finished pics on page 18...

Custom small lot - Brisbane. Finished pics on page 18...
QLD
1 ... 18, 19, 20

Yes please Travis, would love to see some new build pics. Did you use the same builder?

393
37677
Tribe7
Aug 20, 2017 8:24 pm
Tribe7
icat2000
icat2000
20 August

Building my first home need some advise please

Building my first home need some advise please

Just from the point of resale. It depends on whether the house is your forever house. You have to ask them what they mean by exclusions. And ask them about the driveway…

6
251
icat2000
Aug 20, 2017 6:14 pm
icat2000
Mum to 3Ms
Mum to 3Ms
20 August

Perry Homes NSW. Good or Bad?

Perry Homes NSW. Good or Bad?
NSW

This may be too late for you ( I only recently discovered this web site and am absolutely loving the honesty and ideas people have!) We have been in negotiations for…

1
227
Mum to 3Ms
Aug 20, 2017 5:40 pm
Salfield
Salfield
18 August

Newcastle nsw builders

Newcastle nsw builders
NSW

G'day all. First post so please don't flame me. Just after advice from anyone who has built in Newcastle. We have purchased a place at Adamstown heights which we will…

0
110
Salfield
Aug 18, 2017 10:45 pm
8
398
TheWaitingGame
Aug 18, 2017 7:24 pm
Joker
Joker
18 August

When to lock-in with a builder

When to lock-in with a builder

Do the maths and compare these costs against likely price rises.

4
442
Joker
Aug 18, 2017 1:20 pm
Winbrook
Winbrook
18 August

Lucas homes

Lucas homes
NSW
1, 2, 3

Hey fhb_08, Thanks for your help months ago! I am hoping you can help me again? We have now completed that job for our clients. You would not happen to know who the…

48
3094
Winbrook
Aug 18, 2017 12:51 pm

Builders Insurance - what does it actually cover?

Builders Insurance - what does it actually cover?
VIC

Hi, We are building in Melbourne and wanted to know if you had any damage happen to a fence with a neighbour as a result of the build and if you were able to claim the…

0
139
TheWaitingGame
Aug 17, 2017 8:51 pm
Rochelle-1212
Rochelle-1212
17 August

Magnolia Estate, Hamlyn Terrace

Magnolia Estate, Hamlyn Terrace
NSW

Hi, I am in Magnolia Estate in Stage 3 as well, building now... Nice to see others building there too! Who are you both building with? :)

2
150
Rochelle-1212
Aug 17, 2017 8:48 pm
Bertocchiham
Bertocchiham
17 August

Wide frontage Floorplans

Wide frontage Floorplans

Wondering how guys have got along with the design? We are still deciding but have also bought a block of land in the mervue estate too!

12
698
Bertocchiham
Aug 17, 2017 7:39 pm
arcadelt
arcadelt
17 August

Online internal and external colour simulator

Online internal and external colour simulator

A web search would have got you there, but here you go: http://australbricks.com.au/ivisualise

3
216
arcadelt
Aug 17, 2017 5:04 pm
Dami_nic01
Dami_nic01
17 August

Anyone building in Bradley Heights?

Anyone building in Bradley Heights?
NSW
1 ... 13, 14, 15

Hi All, After all ,our construction has been started early this month,Expected to be completed by end of Jan.. As per the design guidelines ,We have been adviced to use…

297
9792
Dami_nic01
Aug 17, 2017 3:13 pm
mlionel20
mlionel20
17 August

Builder or fence contractor for higher fence?

Builder or fence contractor for higher fence?
VIC

Hi guys, I just had my handover of my house and we are looking to build a fence that is higher than the standard 1.2m allowed by the council. This is in Victoria with the…

0
121
mlionel20
Aug 17, 2017 12:27 pm
Shannen051
Shannen051
17 August

Oracle platnium homes hunter valley

Oracle platnium homes hunter valley
NSW

Hi. I'm building with oracle platinum homes in the hunter valley. Haven't started our build yet and everything seems to be taking forever! We settled on our land in early…

1
191
Shannen051
Aug 17, 2017 12:20 pm
spal
spal
17 August

Building with bellriver at riverstone

Building with bellriver at riverstone
NSW

Okay, so you choose Bell river as your builders. I thought other way, I had a home and land package. Not sure about your case, probably someone who build with them will…

6
337
spal
Aug 17, 2017 9:24 am
wongbruce
wongbruce
16 August

Roof Sarking

Roof Sarking

viewtopic.php?t=89203 Check this out Kind Regards, Bruce "Building an Eden Brae Waldorf 50 in North Kellyville" Blog: http://waldorf50.blogspot.com.au A Mobile…

2
241
wongbruce
Aug 16, 2017 10:57 pm
Berek
Berek
16 August

McDonald Jones - site access, steel frame and data cabling

McDonald Jones - site access, steel frame and data cabling
NSW

If it’s brick then easy to drop cable on outside walls as there is a gap. Much harder on inside walls unless you know exactly where the holes are and if they go through…

1
204
Berek
Aug 16, 2017 10:38 pm

We would love to hear about others experience building and living in Googong. We started looking at Googong just over a year ago and subsequently purchased a block in the…

0
112
WalasFam
Aug 16, 2017 10:07 pm
WalasFam
MannyP
MannyP
16 August

Good eve All

Good eve All
SA

I am seeing builder on friday to finalise home design, can you guys give any tips for better deal? Thank you Manny

0
106
MannyP
Aug 16, 2017 10:04 pm
KateBT
KateBT
16 August

Henely build

Henely build
VIC

We are also keen on the Cullen but so worried as not on display anywhere!!

11
759
KateBT
Aug 16, 2017 8:33 pm
KateBT
KateBT
16 August

Anyone building with MainVue Homes

Anyone building with MainVue Homes
VIC
1 ... 37, 38, 39

Hey Did you end up building the Cullen? We are just considering it but it's not on display anywhere and no one has any photos either! How did you get on? Kate

765
61239
KateBT
Aug 16, 2017 8:32 pm

hi we are building a branson 32 sq at riverstone we are waiting for our drawings to come back and council approval we paid our 15400 still haven't seen much progress yet…

8
614
markandsam
Aug 16, 2017 6:30 pm

hi we are on brianna street off riverstone road building a branson 32 sq where about are you building there is some firstyle on jack street as well

1
167
markandsam
Aug 16, 2017 6:25 pm
devnik0202
devnik0202
16 August

Not Happy with Valuation

Not Happy with Valuation
NSW

Valuation with the new lender: Valuation: 500 Expected Value: 530 Brokers says we are better off to go woth BOM. So I think will have to wait 6 more weeks before the…

14
715
devnik0202
Aug 16, 2017 5:33 pm

I used Hardies 150mm Linea on my country owner build house Partially complete Finished

1
221
Beetaloo
Aug 16, 2017 4:09 pm
Beetaloo
vikushivu
vikushivu
15 August

New Build - Oxley QLD

New Build - Oxley QLD
QLD

Hi Mate, Where abouts in Oxley you guys are building? I bought a land in Oxley too and now waiting on Contract. Cheers, Vik

2
165
vikushivu
Aug 15, 2017 3:56 pm

Show me your exterior colour choices , fed up of driving aro

Show me your exterior colour choices , fed up of driving aro

If it helps we did Monument Roof and gutters, Shale Grey fascia, white eaves, black butt bricks (austral), woodland grey windows, shale grey roller door and front door. We…

2
206
candicewebster
Aug 15, 2017 2:11 pm

*OFFER APPLIES TO NEW CUSTOMERS, INCLUDES GST AND VALID UNTIL 31 DECEMBER 2017

Australia's largest home building and
renovation community
Homeone
About

Terms
Privacy

Follow homeone on FacebookFollow homeone on TwitterFollow homeone on Google+
All comments made express the views and opinions of the author and not the Administrators, Support nor Homeone Australia & New Zealand
© Homeone Australia & New Zealand All Rights Reserved ‎2001 - 2017