Building A New House
Anyone Building @ On The Park - Withers Road N.Kellyville??
Just wondering if anyone is building @ On The Park, gated release on Withers Road. We've paid a deposit on a block. Keen to meet others buying on the street and possibly…
Porcelain tiles - Suppliers and Tilers references?
Ah I see, hadn't come across that forum before, thanks.
Help with courbond roof colour to go with urban one Pepper b
I think the wallaby look good, we are using it with dune fascia and windows for our new home.
Some easy questions for ppl with builders knowledge!
If you are in Melbourne I can recommend Branko the building expert on this forum: http://www.buildingexpert.net.au/ I know how you feel about approaching your builder…
Consequences of not following Estate Design Guideline
I want to attach lattice or bamboo screening on top of the fence All the reasons the others have given you plus that it looks like crap…
UEH - Do not want to make structural changes in Tender
The tender process is long, annoying and lacks information. Almost every builder is the same. Unfortunately its just part of building. If you make changes, request costs…
Why are all houses these days made with Styrofoam????!!
I agree Forg. Those flying feather dusters have very strong beaks. I saw a house up in the Blue Mountains with lovely WR Cedar windows and doors that had been attacked by …
Our castle by the sea - first build in Trinity, Alkimos
Hi beemdoubleblue I was hoping you might help with letting us know how much your 'Siteworks' were in Trinity? We have just started with the process of securing a lot and…
Building in Highland Reserve Jane brook
Well the bricks are a start!! Woohoo! We haven't heard anything about prestart yet, they still have a couple of weeks left for plans to be finished. Let's hope they come…
Has anyone ever built with "The Local Builders Group "
Hi i am building a new house and have chosen the local builders group/crosspoint homes to build for us. The problem is i have never heard of them before but they have the…
Statement of Environmental Effects - anyone have a template
See this link http://www.homedesigndirectory.com.au/a ...…
Ice Volcano Render with Dune Feature walls and surmist roof
Hi,ice volcano looks similar to dune?I have a surfmist roof,facia,gutters.I am thinking too about using dune main colour and maybe darker grey,Monument, woodland grey or…
Sloping Block Options
Basically the options if you want a slab on ground are cut and fill or Drop edge beams (see http://www.anewhouse.com.au/2013/07/drop-edge-beams/) One thing to watch out…
Dakota 30 in Plumpton underway! :) appointments just in!
Would love to see some more photos LW, so nice to see something a little different!!
carlitos14- Porter Davis Homes - Oakdale 28
Deal breaker! I would walk away from it to be honest. We had issue with the first builder we went with. We went to our colour session to be told that certain colours were…
Advise Please?!!! What exactlly is 'Starting to build'
That's great news! Glad that it has worked out for you!
Arborist in Sydney to assess tree removal/protection
Hi all, We had a meeting with council some weeks ago and they did not allow us to remove 2 very large gum trees that are currently 4-4.5m away from the house and where we…
Volume builder standard plan -- vs -- custom plan+builder
Some of the volume builders are quite flexible on many things, you just have to ask. Though I get the feeling some of their salespeople just say no to some things to make…
Rule of thumb skirtings/cornices? Also floorboard selection?
Hi, Our cornices in our home are plain Cove (standard - I don't think we had the option of changing them, but I didn't ask). Our skirting has some detail (NSW Colonial)…
Scott & Tanyas New Mark Wust Home in BNE - about to start
Hi guys. Love your house plan and sketches! I know it's been a while since your last post - we have just sold our place and thinking of buying land and building. In the…
Help with stools and display shelves in pic
Morgan Satterfield of the Brick House website made her own with plumbing fixtures and pine planks. http://www.the-brick-house.com/2009/09/shelving-unit/
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