Building A New House
Cracks in driveway after 4 weeks
were there any saw cuts or control joints placed in the slab.
Even if there is there's no real control over cracks in the driveway.
Advice on choosing Builder...
And they say Tassie is a bad place to be lol there is certainly good land here within the 250 budget and a custom design within the 500, we have just purchase 2.8 flat…
Jun 28, 2014 10:16 pm
Our Building Blog for Rochedale Estates
Hello Bactobob, The Netconn Group has not changed names, just new logos and working on a new website. We would be happy to look at your house and give a quote. We can…
Brick or Hebel on P class soil
My understanding is that the type of material used for walls is not impacted by the soil type. The foundations are the most critical for the soil type and the engineer…
Flooring for pole/stilt based home
In their case they had a trestle style floor structure, with a tin layer and then maybe a 50mm or so concrete slab.
Can this be used on…
Jun 27, 2014 6:09 pm
Colour Help Please!
It made me feel better seeing it afterwards as well... Paint colour was the one thing I had a real struggle with feeling "ok" with.
I searched Spatial on the…
my bad, I thought I posted it in the porter davis and I actually thought I deleted it once I realised I started a new thread but obivously not. Mods please feel free to…
Jun 26, 2014 8:42 pm
My build thread - Kellyville
Thank you so much, I will pass that info on to her. I will also share your blog link and she may get in touch ( she is not on the forum. Not really an Internet junky,…
Building with Manhattan Homes
Just seeking a bit of information regarding building a house with Manhattan Homes if anybody has had experience with them.
They seem to have great levels of inclusions…
Jun 26, 2014 12:50 am
New Choice Homes?
We signed up with them in 2013 Nov and construction started end of April 2014. We have been waiting for over a month now for them to start laying bricks and they cannot…
Anyone building in Tasmania?
Hi Johnson, I will ask about that, might be a winner, you never know. I got a quote from one big builder, and it said $10.000 to connect power to house, sounds a lot to…
Jun 25, 2014 8:04 pm
Most of that would just be the glass size going up, and the extra materials and weight (will take 2 people to install instead of 1 etc) not a bad price, glazed front doors…
Warralily Coast, Watersun
My family is also looking at building at warralily Coast(stage 55) Did you end up going with Watersun?
I'd be interested in any feedback or…
Is anyone building with ventura
Just wondering if anyone is building with ventura homes? Particularly In the southwest WA -BUSSELTON . If anyone is or has, what has been your experience?
Burbank Ascent 2500
How exciting it has all worked out the way you want.
We take a LONG time to make decisions. So we also went to edge prepared and ran out of time. Once we went for our…
What is a southern wall?
Thanks for all the input guys. I think I might get this back to my builder and have him check with the council.
Warralily Coast Soil Stage 55 tests
We have a block in Stage 55 (Portrush Loop) which titles very soon.Can anyone give me an idea of what their soil tests are coming back as? I realise this can change…
Help needed siteworks
If you change builders, they will need to go through council again as you wont be able to build the same house due to copyrighted plans. You will also lose your deposit…
Jun 24, 2014 11:11 am
Premier Builders Group !
Who was your builder?
We have been through a roller coaster ride with them in the last 4 months where they have increased prices steadily as we progressed with the…
First home in ellenbrook
Yes I will do!
Spent alllllll day there today! Prepping for paint. Far out! Such a big job! Got there at 11:30 am and left at 8:15pm. All surfaces have been patched,…
BAL rating and clearing
Thanks, for your replies, I have not done any thing other than buying the block, not a thing done other than that.
I guess what I am asking is are we able to lower the BAL…
Jun 23, 2014 11:29 pm
Jun 23, 2014 11:22 pm
Henley how long to go
My last house I built just after Stormy did. From the end of painting and tiling to handover took longer than the rest of the build. Hoping its not the same this time.
Dale Alcock build in Roleystone
Mr H and I (and some friends), got our plumbing skills on and connected the down pipes to the rainwater tank
We've had it checked by an…
Allcastle - who else has built with?
due to OHS and various other regulations you are not supposed to go onto any construction site.
That said.. during our build, the fencing was far from desirable there…
Help! Urgent HWS issue! Chromagen
I just noticed its a Chromagen. We have that.
Can anyone say - is there any way to see if it is working properly - other than turning off the booster switch ?
Owner supply Appliances
its abey lg180u sink which is a 1 1/2 bowl but i think they do the double clark sink for around $800. i looked at all the sink measurements of each bowl and choose what i wanted.
Modified Acacia Mk II in Beverley SA
Good that they are fixing some. In my opinion I would have expected sub-standard materials to be rejected by the builder but there doesn't seem to be a whole lot of…
Walk in robe recommendations Perth
Hi - I want to get the walk in robes in our new house fitted out. Any recommended companies based in Perth?
I know I have seen some mentioned in…
Franklin 136 idea's?
That's a good idea, will try and draw it, are there any really simple programs, I had a look at sweet home and another but they are a bit advanced for me.
Jun 21, 2014 4:21 pm
ducted vac in slab?
Are you sure every bit of the roof is raked? You would only need a spot to cross over or even just leave it on one side as the hoses are 12 long. May need more outlets only.....