Building A New House
Recommendation to buy furnitures and white-goods
If you want a leather Sofa, you need to get the top grain leather. I did my research and Plush Sofas came out well, we love ours. Wait till a 50% off sale (I think they…
Private inspections and progress payments
In Perth we don't have the regulatory stalemate legal frame work you have in the east Coast. Inspectors aren't Certified nor Qualified for alternate Solutions and builders…
Anyone built or building a Porter Davis Vermont 29?
Hi baxter01, I am also building Vermont 29 with pd..was wondering how did you go with them..is your house built.
Henley Electra 35 Building Altona 2019 - Knock Down rebuild
The bricks were delivered and we noticed they are painted, had no idea I was paying $6,000 for painted bricks, and only half painted too. Main issue is the back of the…
Minimum requirement for internal concrete
Things like this are frustrating when you spend so much $ with them, that surely they could help you out. It may not be worth the hassle mate, I'd suggest $80-100 worth…
McDoanld Jones Homes - Cambridge (Newcastle, NSW)
Get as many quotes as possible. Get your own soil report/footings and contour report/features and floor plan to get quotes. For older areas a soil report ($300) is good…
Carlisle Sheraton Journey - Radiant Floor Heating Feedback?
In the electrical plan, my wife wanted to have the heat lamp in the bathroom which I didn’t like as it doesn’t look nice and reading some where the UV might cause bad…
Manhattan 21 heavily modified - Coral Homes
Any suggestions for plants for front of the house. Thinking of Cordylene at right corner , what goes well next to Cordylene? Not anything bushy. Less than Cordylene…
Porter Davis Summer Promotions- Is it too good to be true?
Hi Gee, Thank you for blog. It’s valuable advice. What is your opinion on the customer reviews of builders on the Productreview, google review and similar forums as…
The CARLISLE HOMES & SPECTRA General Information Thread
Thanks for the reply OceanBlue. A lot of houses in our neighbourhood seem to be Porter Davis these days too. We are thinking of seeing if we can ask some of them about…
Building with PD Homes, Recommendations?
WA - Home Security - After Handover or With Builder
Hey Kester Sure but it depends on how you plan to use them. I am getting all these fed into my home automation system, Control4, and will control them from it. So what…
Cement render with membrane paint vs acrylic render
Most “texture” manufacturers will require you to paint the texture to achieve their full system performance and product warranty. Texture is applied to budget houses…
Who is building with Beechwood
Thanks Ravin. It sounds like it's been quite a journey. Do you own the plans or does Beechwood? If you do, it may be worthwhile obtaining some quotes to help you make…
Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - Handover!!
Hey! It's been a little while, but we've moved in. Concreting is done, our additional cabinetry in the laundry has been finished, lights upgraded to downlights and…
Edgecliffe Vibe Thirty Seven By Beechwood Homes
Hello All, Was searching about Beechwood Homes Reviews & stumbled up on this forum. I am new to this forum so please correct me if I am in the wrong section but really…
Dennis Family Homes Don't Allow You To Use Your Own BS
She’ll be right as long as you keep making the progress payments.