Building A New House
Jan 29, 2017 10:41 pm
We are building with Masterton, was wondering if anyone has used AMBER GLOW from Austral Bricks and could share some pics. Thanks!
Finding a builder
Most project builders will customise to a degree, so would be easy to extend the garage to add a workshop and add a rumpus or convert a media room etc to a kids activity…
GJ Gardner - Fitzroy 266 or Saros 268
Our previous home was a GJ in Qld, it was ok, lots of small issues over the years - in the area lots of people were building with them and the reviews (at the time) were…
Jan 28, 2017 12:58 pm
Curtains or Roller Blinds for the house ?
I think they both suit a purpose.
I'm having curtains over my living room windows to add texture and softness to the room. I'm having double blinds in the bedrooms…
Jan 26, 2017 5:42 am
Bright Homes Constructions
Yeah your site does look a bit unique but I'm glad they were able to provide with what you needed and asked for
I would anticipate any communication lag between…
Our first build
OMG I totally missed your pics! The house looks great!. I have to admit I had to look at them twice. The first time I was looking to see where the dog was (kinda "where's…
Bolton Simonds Home
We have made quite a bit of chances and adding quite a bit of upgrades. Currently on construction it will be about $280k. We are heading to the gallery…
Anyone building at Billy's Lookout Teralba?
Just seeing if anyone is else on here is building at Billys Lookout- Teralba? As its a new estate and we are first home builders I thought it might be an idea to help each…
Brickwork to Practical completion
With all the people who are building or have already built with Masterton. Can I please ask from your the time when the brick work is complete how many months…
Charlton 33 costing
We recently paid our deposit on a block of land and looked at the Charlton 33 to build. I fell in love with it when I saw it and didn't bother looking elsewhere.
Slab M class or H1?
Thanks everyone for quick information,
I hope to sort out this with builder, is any one else building in Colebee and with which builder??
Jan 21, 2017 10:56 pm
It's crazy how site costs vary so much! We are doing a KDR and have an original quote of 50k for site costs, will see what the actual figure is at tender next week.
Jan 21, 2017 3:54 pm
New house.... Corner plot
Ah bit of a pain about the easement but soinds like you have had a postive outcome with changing blocks good to hear. Hope the build goes well can wait to watch it.
Blueprint Build - Madeley : Slab down!
We didn't add much on at intelligent homes, it was quite expensive! You don't have to make a decision then and there, they will email the quote to you and you can think…
Where to Find A Builder from Our Plans
We have has plans done for a new house (knockdown rebuild) because none of the project homes would suit our block. The architect who has done our plans also has a…
How many tenders?
We only did one as there was a clear house plan we liked. We looked at all builders in the area and all designs, picked our top 3 and did research and enquiries into…
Builders clean before handover
I know this is an old thread but thought I'd reply since this is a recurring theme that I see.
A proper should should include the removal of defects leftover by the…
Thanks for the advice everyone, much appreciated. Lots to consider!
Modified Dream Verona - Dreamstart
10m Frontage Block - Dreamstart Build - Calleya Estate
Underground electricity pit and crossover
I am building a new house and have got an underground electricity pit installed. Some reason the power company did not place it in my nominated location and it…
Our House in Tarneit
Hi all , it was great to read this thread. how was your experienc with Persaud home? Mainly build quality and after service. Thanks in advance.
sumsub's Building thread
Hi Sumsub, it was great read your thread. Can you please share your experience with the Persaud homes. During construction and after construction. How is their build…
Palace q1 Henley
Someone else on home one had a similar issue and their builder used a brick paint? And it looked really good. You couldn't tell. If it's on the facade of the house and…
Unitex or Loxo wall panels?
Could someone please advise on pro's and con's on Unitex & Loxo wall panels.
We like the strength of steel enforced Loxo panels but we don't have a rebate in concrete…
Jan 19, 2017 4:38 pm
Advice with colours
Just after some advice on deciding which colours to go with boral mocha bricks.
I was leaning toward ironstone roof with surfmist fascia but I also like monument…
advice for someone with no idea :)
Our home (being built by REDINK on 5 acres) was changed A LOT from a base of a display home we liked, combining that with a range/farm style. Our consultant was able to…
obviously, we don't have as many shoes as Vonsta. . . wow!!!!!
Jan 18, 2017 10:08 pm
Metricon Glendale 45 Melbourne S.E.
B.H2017 yes your tile upgrade looks a little expensive. However, the reason could be the tiles you have chosen.
A friend of mine went for floor to ceiling , including…
"Downtown Ash" 40x80cm I think
Supplied from Don's tiles
Its a cement look porcelain I believe. Very nice