Building A New House
I'm not sure you will be able to reuse your existing roof.
I would owner build, it's rather simple.
Brick work you will be able to get a bit cheaper.
A carpenter will…
Jul 16, 2013 7:41 am
New Building - Architect Fees
I felt the same that we were never informed or given hint that he would charge us for communicating with someone over the phone. He said he would charge…
Excavation costs with M3tric0n
I have just started the process of building with M3tric0n at The Hermitage estate in south-west sydney and was after some advice/opinions....
Our block of land is located…
Please help - Fowler reviews
If speed or superior quality are important to you then I'd suggest looking somewhere else. If you want a good price, mid-level quality and are prepared to wait over 12…
McKeachies Run, Aberglasslyn.
Yes it is. We built here and love it.
Great place for family and kids as so many young families moving to area from Newcastle.
Room dimension - Including walls or not???
Hi Kirsten, No the room was shown on the draft plan as a 3x3 but then when it came back there is a 90mm wall so the interior dimension turns out to be 3m-90mm. Its only 3m…
Possible big problems :(
Nothing quite yet. Builder 2 is waiting for a day when the concreter is free so they can go together and figure out a solution. Builder 1 has not yet replied to my email…
Good on you for thinking ahead. Yes, make sure that you clarify with them that stormwater piping will include piping of overflow from the tank to the stormwater system. …
[SA] Rainwater Tank Rebate $200?
oh, SA water reply me so quick.
2. "stand alone" means that only connect to stormwater pipes,
4. if you spent less than $200, your rebate is the amount paid…
building with simonds
My friend built the Sierra with the raised ceiling & OMG it looks amazing! It opens up the room so much & makes it look so bright & bigger than it appears. I wish we…
Next Residential WA Blogs?
Hi... First time caller long time listener!
Has anyone built with Next Residential in WA or know of any build blogs from them I could check out?
Jul 18, 2013 9:51 pm
Starting to sort out house and land
Thanks for the post from both today I will get to see my pre approval I saw some good info on here last night which makes me feel better lol gf finds it exciting by…
Madora Bay build-with Ross North
Titles have been released and settlement is scheduled for Monday
We have prestart booked for August 1st. Can't wait for it all to start, been a long process since we put…
Dark Bricks with a Light Coloured Roof
We are currently building a house with boral mocha bricks, dune colorbond roof and dune windows. Bricking only started this week happy to show you a photo now…
Grey Feature Wall In Master bedroom
I am painting my master bedroom in solver kitty grey...a light soft grey and would like to paint a feature wall in a darker grey.
Can anyone recommend a grey paint that…
Jul 21, 2013 10:29 pm
I am in country Vic I have everything crossed we will be in this week as I cannot wait. The builders said that for every 30 houses there is generally one that goes up…
Climbing a Tall Mountain
I know this is a really old post, I am just hoping you are still part of this forum and you can tell me if you are happy with your…
Incorrect elevation render used!
My builder has applied the incorrect colour render to my house. They have said they will paint over it with new texture and that it will be fine, but I am concerned about…
I have Pmed you with my recommendation as to who NOT to build with
Telstra phone connection
I have just rung iinet and realized we can get them to connect it for us (they organize for someone from Telstra to go out and do it). We just assumed that Telstra had to…
First time builder in Burns Beach
Looks good, have commented on ensuite layout.
I'm sure there is a reason for having the multiple doors into the bathroom but how practical would it actually be in terms…
Trying to see a Metricon Denver 43
We are planning to build a Denver 43 and would really appreciate anyone generous enough to show us theirs, as Metricon dosen't have one on…
love thy neighbor - parapet wall
Does your council have any solar access rules? I don't know if it makes a whole lotta difference though if you've built so close to the north boundary.
Porter Davis or Carlisle Homes - Melbourne
i had a quote from both of them.Pd is costly but happy to do some change with charge while carlise have a better promotion at the moment but saying no to increase width…
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