Building A New House
Apr 02, 2019 1:32 pm
Anyone heard of riverhill homes?
I saw they have an ad in realestate but couldnt find any reviews. They are selling off the plan house and land packages
They dont have a website.
All i can find is the…
Bricks and windows review
If the bricks meet the AS3700 for dimensional size, compressive strength and match the display walls in colour and texture. Each manufacturer should provide bricks that…
Termimesh installed correctly?
Mesh anti-termite material is stuck to vertical edge of your concrete slab, extended out under your brick-work - often at second course. Vital that external edge of your…
Custom Home Builder - Melbourne
I assume at 20k per sq u r getting upmarket inclusions? Hardwood timber flooring etc.
If not wnhy does it need to be customed build house? I can understand if your…
The best slab design
Depends on the soil - you may not need any piers at all.
In-ground slabs are generally better.
No matter what are you doing, you would need to make sure you have a good…
BASIX help? Any gurus?
Alex is spot on.
BASIX is a big waste of time and the modelling they use is pseudo science.
put your heating in afterwards, although very curious what area you live in…
Thanks heaps mate, yeh getting given the run around and we are totally confused!!!
Joining new house to existing granny flat
So... not sure if this is a really stupid idea, but we need to upsize and build a house, but are hoping to join it to our existing (currently separate) granny flat to make…
Mar 28, 2019 5:29 pm
Help with north facing block
Also if you make the access to the bedroom hallway near the kitchen/ ldry then it will make the living/ dining area less of a thoroughfare. You will have more furnishing…
Mar 26, 2019 10:52 pm
Need feedback on our floor plan
I'm certainly no expert on house design, but after having another look at your latest draft plans I have a couple of other thoughts/questions for you to…
Henley Reserve - Customised Amalfi 32
Hi, how much did they charge you for the ceiling upgrade ?
We are visiting the St Claire estate soon and have penned down Amalfi as our top favourite. Can let you know how we go.
Building in Queensland [QLD]
Nathan, I am building a Retreat 298 with Hallmark Homes in Cabooture. It is a QM Property development “Hammond Crossing”
Insulate on top of bondek
No, bondek as the name implies is a structural composite floor System (Concrete, Reinforcement ribs, Steel pan formwork, NO Sandwiched…
Any reviews on ABC Homes?
I believe ABC homes is backed by Metricon.But still cant find enough reviews.Has any one built with them?
Can someone please share their experience with Thrive homes? We are struggling to choose between Domaine & Thrive Homes..!!
window size to ceiling height
If you want the full effect of high ceilings you should have your windows at a taller head height. Otherwise your ceilings won't have the same impact you are after. …
Knock down rebuild builders
We originally looked at Cunningham custom homes, they tend to specialise in acreage homes, however I think they’ll build a beautiful if somewhat traditional home. They…
Building with Masterton
Hi all, looking for some clarification and advice.
I am building with Masterton and so far so good. Bricklayer recently completed and today the roof tiles were delivered.…
Mar 22, 2019 10:18 am
In my case the inspector and myself identified many defects which were reported to the builder. The builder ignored the report and sped up construction to claim the fixing…
Building new home
Builders position downpipes at the end of walls for aesthetics, not good design.
A hipped roof has small roof areas at the end of walls. When downpipes are positioned…
Wrong render color?
It could also have been 1/4 or 1/2 strength Terrible Billy.
Billy proving to be a little sh*t
Manor lakes stage 167
I am building in Manor Lakes in stage 166
How are you going with your building - I am thinking of building with Burbank / 8Homes
What problem you are…
Mar 19, 2019 11:54 am
Mar 18, 2019 8:24 pm
Damage noticed after handover
Not sure in Victoria but if it's anything like WA those boards are controlled by the builders so are generally worse than useless for solving issues that might cost a…
I have cracked bricks in our 5 mo house. Have posted a photo in another post. Just wondering if it is something covered under warranty.
Recessed ceiling cost
Yes doing that at the moment lol.
So the quote actually came in very close to your upper estimate range. They are charging me per room, approximately $1,900 for the…
Austral Homestead Mushroom Brick
Hi , anyone used homestead mushroom brick with off white motor? I would love to see pics. We chose phoneix black boral roof on top.
Found on Google,plenty more there also.
Mar 15, 2019 1:10 pm
Coral Homes Noosa 25 MKII
Thanks. We haven't had only one small issue since we moved in and that has been a wiggly door handle, but other than that, it has been great. We will let them know on…