Building A New House
LamesDecision help - flooring, heating, cooling and roofing!
Thanks algernon - I was doing some reading and I did see that Hebel Powerfloor - I was going to speak to the architect about it today when we meet. Looks interesting. I…
ipwarriorKnock Down Rebuild Burbank Onyx 4500 Melbourne Eastern
Hi Berry: I'm building in Wantirna South, My street, is not busy, may be slightly more traffic during school hours, because there's a school about 700m away. I do feel…
PictoNew Build - Pre Completition Inspection QLD
We are using k-spec at the moment (frame stage) and they have been really good. The inspector we had was knowledgeable and was happy to have a chat about any concerns I had.
wongbruceCost of keeping registered vacant land for 2 yrs
You should be looking for special conditions in your contract about how long you can leave the land vacant for or whether construction must start within a certain…
Valerie KiwikvinnaAnyone building at Jubilee Estate?
Hello!! That is so exciting to have a neighbour. We signed up with Simonds a year ago so are now paying late penalties, but their build price has gone up more than the…
building-expertWhat to inspect during construction phase
Unless you have professional building knowledge you won't know what to look for. Consider getting your own independent inspector for critical stages of your build.
faykisMedian Home price, overcapitalization and bank valuation
Hi all, we are a couple looking to build our first home in Schofields, NSW area. This home is mainly living purpose but want to…
charlibearBuilding our first house with Aspect Homes Qld
Congrats!! The splash back is just gorgeous!! Loving the wall paper Don't forget pics for us once you've moved in GJ Gardner Modified Coolum 277 …
wongbruceWooden staircase and glass balustrade options outside builde
You will have one more problem getting it outside. Your Occupation Certificate (OC) won't be issued due to safety concerns and the builder will not allow outside trades…
sajidmibHelp Cost of Data Points & NBN in New House
Phone outlet has to be redone for data points u are mistaken that they are exactly same and swap out for future which means yes the hole in wall can be swapped but not…
BrisBuildAnyone Building in Millers Arise, Underwood?
Anyone building in Miller's Arise in Underwood? Pretty excited about the build, and would love to chat with others building in the same area. I'm very excited to see some…
LansmarshyBuilder for slope block in Melbourne
Hi there, I hope you don't mind me messaging you, but I just saw your comment about your block in Bacchus marsh that has 3m fall over 30 meters- I have just purchased a…
ravsingh21My build with Firstyle Homes - Schofields NSW
Hey @mickm, Great blog! We're just setting out with our Firstyle build, hopefully the slab will be down in the next couple of weeks or so. How are things going since…
Chris EBuilding with Weeks and Macklin in Adelaide
I am seeking feedback on knocking down the family home and building 2 small homes with Weeks and Macklin in Adelaide, I like the idea of the Supaloc steel frame with the…