Building A New House
NEED UR HELP! House for 15mx38m lot NSW
Thanks for those suggestions!
quite liked the first allsworth one.
Weeks Peacock seems to be in Vic unfortunately.
We're after something at least 29 squares.
We built in aberglasslyn.
Pm me any questions you have.
surveying and pegging of site
Over 15 months ago, when buying my block ( 1 acre in VIC )I needed a Re-Establishment Survey, which meant they pegged as well.
Hilly block, so got a Contour Survey at the…
tanga i from the mid north coast.
we are building with adenbrook homes they have a head office at port macquarie.
site costs etc will depend on your land etc
Independent Building Inspector
Can someone recommend me an independent building inspector in Sydney North & North West areas. Also at which stage of the build should the building be inspected?
Wet area in ensuite
Hi Homebody99. Our builder didn't say it was going to be more money when I showed him this plan for our ensuite. He just said that they can do it. He might now when I ask…
That was quick! A lady of action no doubt. I hope it performs well for you.
Help- kitchen cabinet colour
I think we have settled on stipple seal (maybe)....at least this way I can get pot drawers etc....
1rocky-love your kitchen...I dont think we get a choice of zinkworks…
Apr 08, 2013 9:29 pm
I NEED YOUR HELP!!! Find me a house :)
Content-Living "The Atlantis" has what you're looking for but not the games room - although the alfresco is in a good spot for you to put the gamesroom - then you could…
Anyone built with sienna bricks
Hi everyone, has anyone built with Sienna bricks. I have a picture of a house and I really like the bricks. I knocked on the door, but they are renting and dont know. I…
Apr 08, 2013 8:43 pm
For anyone interested I have about 500 Austral Ultra Smooth Jazz bricks for sale.
They are in brand new condition. They have only been moved from the front of the house…
Apr 08, 2013 5:54 pm
How does the loan process work?
in the construction loan our bank already had the value of the land so for valuation they also required the builders final contract. this will also have the payment to…
OK great, thanks Matt+Jo, i think i will ring them in the morning just for piece of mind.
Cornice size for high ceilings
That's interesting. We're going to have high ceilings and I always thought bigger cornices would make it look shorter, and that smaller cornices would actually look…
I really like the timber handrail and zigzag, looks fantastic. Will try to see if i can come up with some money. I will stick with…
Building with Homegroup wa
There are a fair few people on here building with Homegroup WA, some recently finished and moved in - hopefully they'll pop their heads up soon!
Check out Nicci's thread,…
Land Capability Assessment advice
I have to get a "Land capability assessment" done to apply for planning permission for a 7 acre block out near Moriac (Geelong). Can anyone recommend someone to do this,…
Apr 04, 2013 10:20 pm
Apr 04, 2013 9:36 pm
Mounting your flatscreen?
We had a full data package installed as part of our build. Where the main TV is has data input points down low for the devices and one up high for the TV so we don't have…
Apr 03, 2013 9:47 pm
Who applies for which Permits?
Planning permits. sometimes the owner, sometimes the builder, and sometimes a consultant. Most of my clients seem capable of doing this themselves.
Building permits. I…
Building in Aveley with WA Housing Centre
Hust ask the question. I know we considered going back to laminate bench tips if we couldn't stretch to stone. But all builders are different.
You probably won't know…
I seem to like it matching and when I see a dark roof , different gutters, then different brick, just dont like it at all. Henley colours of the roof dot match the same as…
Apr 03, 2013 12:38 pm
What colour is this?
The vertical cladding looks similar to the colour we chose for our front of house features (pillar, door etc) which is Colorbond 'Stone'. That's just going by the small…
Onyx Custom Homes in Canberra
The house is going to be built in Crace. Land was settled in Feb. I am still in the process of negotiating the inclusion with builders.
Check the wording; isn't it a minimum setback, rather than an exact location on the block?
The amount of incorrect information we've had from…
Siteworks - how much to expect
Coastal conditions generally means your wind rating so they need to allow for additional tie downs/structural things for the wind.....
Cracks in retaining wall - Madora Bay
Well our build is slightly delayed as we made some final structural changes!!
Haven't had much luck as the neighbouring block has dumped & compacted heaps…
Fencing pickle - help!
Advise him of the costs - in writing - apologise for not doing so earlier - and mention the Small Claims Court. Say how much you don't want to do this - friendship etc…
EXTERIOR BUILDING COLOURS
We're building for the first time and we're a little bit nervous about our render colour. We've chosen Shale Grey with a Feather Dawn feature on some areas. Has anyone…