Building A New House
Require some guidance - garage opening to side of house
I don't THINK we will have to reverse a car out each time. As we have extended the Garage to be 600 wider, and we also own 2 small cars (Carolla, and Getz) so we should…
External Colour Selections in a Hurry - Please HELP!
Seems to me you've got most of it figured out already I think if you're aiming for the colours in the picture, then the surfmist garage should be OK Keep the garage…
builders have changed siteworks - what do i do??
there is also a slope to the build area of maybe 900mm. originally the sales guy said that you have to build up x amount of height above the higest peak of rock, so how…
Any good display homes/village to visit in Melb?!
Hi Just wondering if anyone can give me an update on display homes in melbourne? I'm from the country and planning a day trip. Would love to visit…
About Wall Cavities and Flashings in Brick-Veneer
Not sure, I think he has never put sarking/tyvek on brick veneer walls, only with 1st floor cladding. Though he now tells me the brick layers don't have a problem with it,…
Pre mix render & waterproof additives ???????
Hi all Im intending rendering the single skin wall in my garage. I got boscot pre mix render (just add water). Because Ive had water coming in through the wall I want to…
Installing/organising an electricity supply pit
Thnaks irkj, that's really helpful. For some reason I had a figure of $3k in my head, so it's nice to hear it might be less. Guess who's going out to measure the…
First Home owners Grant and bonus Victoria will it continue?
They probably won't announce that until it is almost due to run out. They will probably hope for a last minute rush on contract signings before it runs out in June. They…
Metr!con Nolan: New roller blinds = awful smell??
Hi, We are thinking of building the Nolan 45 as a knockdown and rebuild in the whitehorse council. Could someone let me know what I should be adding approximately to the…
Delay's Doreen, Mernda and South Morang?
Blues there are a few in the same boat in your area. I know of 3 or 4 houses adjacent to ours that have been waiting a similar time frame. Hope you're in soon. It can be…
Custom Build 101 - a few basic questions (Sydney)
Good luck budgnbear, Hope everything goes well with Zac Homes, we should have a basic design form right build today or tomorrow, really interested in what they come up…
Five and a half months, even roof tile has not been finished
As bad as it sounds - have they gone over their contract period? If not you really don't have a leg to stand on to complain at this stage. The $15 a day is standard in NSW…
importing LED downlights and timber windows from China
Hi everyone, I am building my own house. Just wondering if anyone has actually imported LED downlights, timber windows and toilet suites from China?? I know that these…
Ladies - I need your help :) Kitchen Benchtop question!!!!
1) They did a pretty good job of the benchtop install - would be a shame to rip it up 2) Overwhelmingly most people I asked suggested Matt was their preferred option 3) I…
Should I be worried I haven't got the invoice for the slab?
Cosmo & Pemulwuy Northcliff 22/21 - Experience advice?
Metr!con...Tiling Done/Carpet Done....PICS p7...Handover Tue
BTW, are your pendants the 'Chantelle black string pendants' from WWOL?
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