Building A New House
Double Storey Brick Selection
hi all the sand,
That sounds really really great if you could post them up!! - Ive seen one or two chocolate bricked houses but they are single storey and have choc motar…
Feb 02, 2010 2:02 pm
I love the plan. The only thing I'd consider would be a double basin in the ensuite but that's because where we're at I'm always running to…
Henley Majestic or Emperor
Hey Riss - we are building The Majestic. We are in Adelaide though. Currently at Lock-Up stage - trying to sort out electrical.
Building New Home - Blog
Hi Lea. Had a look at your blog - looks great! There's a thread at the top of this forum that you can add your link to.
What are you going to do about your benchtop…
Should suplier delays cost me?
Yeah, Casa is right. and you can just turn around and say do what you must as long as the house is built according to the signed contract. Then you can turn it around on…
Lots of pictures on my blog (link below)
We did have a couple go green but they have since been cleaned.
Feb 03, 2010 8:29 am
painting bricks... external
Hey buzz and anthonybaz. . . one more thing. . . we were also advised to put another product on the wall underneath all the weepholes and dampcourse. . . it's called…
Feb 03, 2010 1:36 pm
proposed WM space blocking door
If they would have picked it up earlier they may have been able to use the same door and just turn it upside down.
To change it now will require a lot of work, and re…
also not finished yet. . . there's a bit of brown in…
Feb 03, 2010 3:26 pm
Neighbours wall on the building line
I was initially kinda hoping my neighbour would build with a boundary wall so that I could have a bit more privacy from one direction out the front, and so I could use it…
Bankisa Grove WA Land Titles
We purchased a block in stage 4 and they said titles would be issued in December 09 and guess what they were
who to build with?
hehe. It'd work a treat when the drunks are hugging the toilet as well...suddenly all seems not so bad
It does depend on many things, below is the dates each stage has been completed on our build but this is a single story. We have been very lucky as hardly a…
Feb 04, 2010 11:21 am
Congratulations - how very exciting. I too have had a look at your kitchen. I think perhaps I would be inclined to get rid of the middle island bench. You…
Thanks.. I was worried my builder will play the "word games" with me. ..As it also mentions over...I was kind of worried when my roof tiles came up, and there is no…
Matrix Cladding Photos
We are building a custom designed home in Western Sydney.
I am looking for examples of people who have built a 2 story house that have…
Wall sarking/Wall wrap - is it worth it?
Ours came standard, no whirly bird. It wasn't even discussed and TBH we didn't even think of it.
So that's what those whirly bird are for! I have been seeing a fair few of…
We paid for temp fencing to go all four sides of our house as they insisted we needed to have it regardless of our already installed post and wire fencing. However they…
Distance between wall and land boundry
In our council, garage walls without windows may be on the boundary, subject to neighbour consent.
House walls, with or without windows must be 900mm away - no neighbour…
Feb 04, 2010 6:54 pm
Building with Henley - Question
Once you meet up with the SS if you ask nice enough for his mobile (make sure to promise not to bother him for every little things and DON'T break your promise).
Saw the frame arrive on Wednesday and today I drove by and it was all pretty much up!!! Yay! Haven't got any photos of the frame yet, but I have a photo of the frame…
Sarking or whirly bird?
We are building in The Ponds, an estate with its own guidelines apart from the Council's ... They asked our builder to provide sarking, atleast medium grade to go with our…
Optical Fibre internet in Alamanda
Have you had a bad experience at all?
I've been running VOIP over iiNet Naked DSL for 18 months, no problems whatsoever. You wouldn't know the difference between that and…
Building Talbot 28 at Tarneit
Hi, i am new to this forum and a first home buyer so need lots of help from you guyz.
I loved the Talbot 28 and decided to build that.
Did talk to the sales consultant…
Tri-lever lock upgrade for $600 ? !
good lord. our glainsborough was a standard inclusion. Are you sure its for one door and not three doors? Probably the entrance door from garage and laundry is also included.
Feb 06, 2010 11:20 pm
Practical Completion Checklist
Have a bit of a search. This exact question came up a few weeks ago and there were some good answers (including one form me).
Feb 07, 2010 12:00 am