Building A New House
Anyone out there built with Great Living Homes ??
Hi Mike How did the rest of your build go? I have been looking at GLH as an option but like others war abit concerned with the mixed reviews? How has the house gone…
Anyone building through great living homes?
We are thinking about going with them also..I have heard from a friend in the building industry that they are one of the better quality builders. Having said that I did…
Updated blog and slab supposed to be done next week!!!!!
have just updated our blog http://staceysembassy.blogspot.com.au/ The word on the street is that we should have a slab next week!!
Inspectors for which stages? Who to hire? [BRIS]
We didn't end up getting any inspector for the first stage (slab). But the second stage is about to finish shortly (frame) and we are thinking maybe we'll get one for this…
Wisdom Homes Knockdown/Rebuild - anyone done this already?
Thanks for the advice. All very helpful. We are basically just attempting to keep our upfront costs minimised as this house seems to tick most of the boxes as far as she…
Question on Porter Davis build - spa and appliances
The spa option for the Marina 41 lists the Decina Angelique 1495 corner spa. I think the oval spa you see on some plans (the Waldorf comes to mind) is the Decina Duo. Here…
LED lighting and 6 Star energy ratings.
I cant stand down lights either, but they are a necessary evil, I have chosen 180 deg spread comercial grade 15 and 12w, spot down lights are great for magazine picture…
Rainwater tank not required - new legislation - remove it!??
You were being overcharged on the original installation cost and your refund seems very light on. You are getting ripped either way. When it comes down to it, you are now…
Journey of Building a Wisdom home (Boston 50.7sq)
Thanks, Onewheel. Luckily the haze is not that much, mostly in the study room and front foyer. But still, they need to polish the floor for the $500 we paid. Most…
Venturai's build - Ultimate St Marks HBC, Banksia Grove WA
I have really enjoyed reading through your thread. We are just in the early stages of choosing Ult St Marks. Any words of wisdom on HBC? How…
Security mesh screens. What is best for view, BAL and cats!
Hi everyone We are going to need to upgrade our security screens because we are in a bush fire risk area and have to comply with the BAL regs. We also have a really nice…
NEW CHOICE HOMES - Has anyone built with them or have info??
Is there any feedback on these guys yet? Seem to have been around for a while now...
How long was your whole process for you?
Our journey had taken around 3 years.....we looked at established homes and display homes for around 18months. During this time we were pretty sure we wanted to build,…
Soil tests came with P site? Melbourne Northern suburbs
Thanks everyone.... The p class is because of fill. Should I be worried. I will be definitely going for fixed site cost although donot know whether my builder will be…
The Quattro Plus, Heron Park (building with Commodore Homes)
New update!! Ahhhh how do y'all manage to keep on top of things when work gets so busy? I guess the break from thinking "househousehouse" is a good thing! So the block is…
Quick advice needed on window configuration of living area
2 x big windows and I agree with CamErin, use 16c or 14C windows so it maximises your avilable wall space, as oppose to 25c windows.
Building a Custom Design Home - Builders?
Thank you so much gogo65 and Sharmony for your advice. Apologies for not replying sooner, has been away from the forum until now... I will take your advice on board... We…
You are hereBuilding Forum›Building A New House ▼
You are hereBuilding Forum›Building A New House