Building A New House
Boutique Homes - Refer a Friend Program
We are building the Barcelona 27 and are waiting for the land to title.
If anyone is looking to build with Boutique Homes and needs a "Refer a Friend" we are happy to…
If it’s not mould, what is it?
Jun 01, 2019 10:33 pm
Hammond park suburb review
Can anyone of you guys advise me building a house in Hammond park, is there any state govt houses or homewest homes are exists in that area.
Our Arden Home - Votivo 43
Oh my gosh what a mess!! Sewage is the worst I'm glad they fixed it but what a schemozzel
Unpacking is mostly done, still a few boxes and things to tidy up but we're…
Metro Property Development SA
Definitely not normal for warped timber, not when you are spending so much money. I'm sure they wouldn't have that if they were building.
It was our…
Building with firstyle homes
Heya, we are building with firstyle homes (home and land package) and we are unsure of the timeline/process.
So, we've signed the tender and paid the $15,400 deposit but…
Home grant and contract price
My understanding is that they use the contract price and you can perform upgrades later on.
If I were you, I would make sure to not go beyond the 750K threshold, including…
Cannot believe how fast everything is coming together We have been locked out for over 3 weeks now
Quick Friday visits have proved well for us, tradies on site have…
Jun 01, 2019 8:19 am
Rainwater tank - is it worth in Brisbane
This is an old report done for the Australian Government but it's worth reading if you have time. It turned me off having a rainwater tank:
In fact I'm surprised that the…
A different perspective on fc cladding, I am using cemintel territory on our build. Concealed fixings, preformed corners, and no painting (pre-finished panels). It's a…
May 31, 2019 4:01 pm
My Experience with Rivergum Homes
Be very very very cautious when getting Rivergum Homes to build your new home.
Apparently they win lots of awards, no idea how the way we were treated was disgusting.
hi D. Lam,
Your CDC approval should not take more than 4-6 weeks (the actual process is 2 weeks exc. all administrative requirements). Sometimes builders allow it to go…
Rawson Edge 39 MKI - Lake Macquarie
Looks gorgeous! Your letterbox goes perfectly with your house! Would love some more photos of the inside when you have time Your house is spectacular!!!
May 31, 2019 4:20 am
Building closer to the bay in VIC
Thanks again for your reply.
I was referring to a building inspector who will be contracted by me to inspect the stages rather than the builder's surveyor. Used the…
Building with Hall & Hart Homes
That's a great idea to have a vertical garden (off to look up vertical gardens on pinterest )
Almost 9 months for the whole build is an amazing result! Hope it's…
Stockland Elara at Marsden Park
Hi Guys, I am new to this thread and one of my mates suggested to join and ask questions regarding the build and land (if any). Can anyone share their experience with…
Meridian Homes (Sydney)
Ask to view some homes they’ve recently built before u sign anything. Check with owners if they had problems.
GJ Gardner Montville - has anyone built?
It did today yay!! Thank you. Meeting with builder on Monday to go over final drawing and make sure everything is correct and then contacts will follow shortly after.…
First time poster. We have purchased a property in Brisbane which we are going to knock down and rebuild. Currently looking at builders.
Has anyone built with DC Living?…
Waffle Pod Slab with Piers
P class sites normally have a sub-classification and this would determine whether the piers are poured at the same time or separately.
Individual Design - New Choice Homes
They have a maintenance guy that does a lots of the cosmetic things closer to handover, the trades only comeback if nes. I still sent anything we noticed just in case the…
May 27, 2019 6:00 pm
Custom builder Adelaide
SA designer Homes, small custom builder. We are currently building with them. Been fantastic so far
Hi guys ,
Any review for Metronest home Please ? I am trying to build my family home and been advised that Metronest build good homes with very good price with lots of…
Our McDonald Jones Bronte Build
Hi S & J
By the looks of it you would be on a site prone to bushfire with a high BAL rating. If so I have come across a company that makes specialised windows for such…
The dreaded Christmas shutdown
Our builders seemed to stop around the 21st dec and resumed about 24th jan. But that’s what it is,things stop for Christmas holidays and everyone should expect that . If…
Builder changes post-DA approval?
You are back at square one, unfortunately it doesn't give battlers any confidence
In the whole build process
There's only one thing worse than being ripped off and that's…
Weeks Custom build - Virginia Grove - SA
If they can stay on track we will have about 2-3 weeks to move as our lease is paid to september anyway. ill be taking my time to move this time round for sure.