Building A New House
I NEED YOUR HELP!!! Find me a house :)
Content-Living "The Atlantis" has what you're looking for but not the games room - although the alfresco is in a good spot for you to put the gamesroom - then you could…
Help- kitchen cabinet colour
I think we have settled on stipple seal (maybe)....at least this way I can get pot drawers etc....
1rocky-love your kitchen...I dont think we get a choice of zinkworks…
Apr 08, 2013 10:29 pm
That was quick! A lady of action no doubt. I hope it performs well for you.
Wet area in ensuite
Hi Homebody99. Our builder didn't say it was going to be more money when I showed him this plan for our ensuite. He just said that they can do it. He might now when I ask…
Independent Building Inspector
Can someone recommend me an independent building inspector in Sydney North & North West areas. Also at which stage of the build should the building be inspected?
tanga i from the mid north coast.
we are building with adenbrook homes they have a head office at port macquarie.
site costs etc will depend on your land etc
surveying and pegging of site
Over 15 months ago, when buying my block ( 1 acre in VIC )I needed a Re-Establishment Survey, which meant they pegged as well.
Hilly block, so got a Contour Survey at the…
We built in aberglasslyn.
Pm me any questions you have.
NEED UR HELP! House for 15mx38m lot NSW
Thanks for those suggestions!
quite liked the first allsworth one.
Weeks Peacock seems to be in Vic unfortunately.
We're after something at least 29 squares.
owner/builder from lockup
Im not sure if this topic has been started before, if so then apologies for a repeat
Im hoping to have a building company construct a house to lock up stage…
construction completion till handover
It is dependent on a number of factors - however my builder has advised that handover will occur 7-10 business days after the PCI inspection. This was also the case for…
Roof frame blunder
The builder is right that it should have specified "pitched" roof or at least state rafters.
What he did initially put upp was trusses as stated.
Also, you have me…
Apr 10, 2013 6:23 pm
I just wanted to clarify the confusion around the air conditioners being provided. Unfortunately our Prestart consultants were provided with some slightly…
Commonwealth Bank Inspections
Has there been any one that has built before and had PCI.
Just wondering what Commonwealth bank are like in organising there final inspection before there give the…
Need Help please
If its already built and you have nothing in writing to say otherwise, and you didn't pick up the error in the plans or contract specification, then I doubt you're going…
Modern Double Storey Homes
When I meant Wired will be outdated, I meant inside the house not NBN so much. NBN may be one day but may be not near future. So,
HD or Ultra HD…
Basic Question about Tenders
No, I wish I only had to pay 5% until keys are handed over. You have progressive payments which you draw done on your construction loan... Slab, frames, bricks, at the…
I know the air con people have been out to my site about three times. That's three times your ss has to come to your site when he…
builders in melb recs
Looking for a small volume builder that will build in north/western suburbs (Sunbury) thats also does custom designs.
We are looking at a block with a 5m…
Well I'm glad I know now what they actually are called. They are bloody everywhere. Half my porch ceiling is covered with them. Thank goodness they are harmless. We see…
Building with Rivergum constructions
If you are thinking of building with Rivergum Constructions talk to me first. There was constant work for the first 4 months which took the build up till Xmas 2012 then…
Fencing issue - neighbour refusing to pay.
When my partner built her first home the only cost shared was with one neighbour due to having same builder so they gave her half the credit. No one had built behind her…
Treated timber for roof
According to the Hyne web site, cutting the timber doesn't reduce the effectiveness of the termite treatment. I'm not sure about the battens, although I have never seen…
Is 1.6 m cut/ 1.6m fill a lot??
Most builders have a 3m limit and won't touch anything over that. It will cost you a lot in site costs, you may want to look at a split-level home.
You also need to check…
New house, old furniture
Hello! I found this thread on google and was going to tell you about another thread where they painted furniture with the Zinnser BIN and then acrylic paint. . .but here…
Apr 15, 2013 10:44 pm
HELP! Toilet too close to dining?
Thank you everyone for your replies! I feel a lot better about the plan now because I don't think we are able to change it.
I think we might…
Physical service connection costs
Apologies if this has been answered elsewhere, but couldn't find the info.
What would be the approximate costs of connecting underground services…
Windows in West direction
I like to have the garage abutting the boundary, partly because I have a cat I want to keep contained with an enclosure, but I guess having most of the room on one side…
Fibreglass pool query in Sydney
We used Bermuda Pools. They are in Lake Macquarie, but they will supply the pool shell and give you details of people that will install them for you. We found them really…