Building A New House
Modern / luxury home builder suggestions
You can get in touch with team We Build Australia for any of your requirement regarding builder new home. Here is the link to contact them: . And also you can explore…
New Colorbond Colours
I have the basalt on my garage and guttering but its looking almost a navy blue? Is that normal??
After 6 months & 2 different house designs in 2 different estates, fail to meet valuation.
We have decided to try again with a new builder, Coral homes.
We have chosen…
Hi David, I’m loving it the area is awesome well I think so and most people are friendly...definitely great place to raise your children....it’s peaceful and added…
Jan 27, 2019 11:19 am
Footing cost increase while digging
4k is a cost of extra 5-6 days of excavation depending on the machine he is planning to use.
Ask him how many extra days he things it will take him to excavate because of…
Thornhill park - Rockbank
I also bought in Thornhill Park at Stage 21.
The developers are reluctant to tell me anything besides the fact that they estimate it to be titled and ready by…
Custom Build with Summit Homes Perth
I'll be watching also, looks great. I'm going through a building broker in Perth and will post once we get started. 4x2 with theatre and double glazing.
Jan 26, 2019 12:20 am
M class soil/clay and drainage
Thanks for the references Doozer, I'll get in touch with them. I'm trying to save on site works and am still getting quotes through a building broker at the moment,…
Jan 25, 2019 11:51 pm
Bathroom water proofing.
For anyone interested.
The following link explained it the best I reckon.
Water proofing around cabinet is definitely not ideal but seems to be an acceptable standard. I…
New Build Questions
I'm in very early stages of researching the possibility of building a new home..
I've been in contact with wisdom homes and they have so far been helpful in…
What is a reasonable Builder's Margin?
As the Building expert stated, builder margin is confidential to the builder, although it will be disclosed in variations, PC and PS items. Do not assume that the margin…
Building with Wisdom Homes
Yes we checked and the shadow line is Empire Oak. We had so many appointments that day including the kitchen - it’s all just one big blur now 😂
Jan 23, 2019 9:07 pm
Demo on a SLOPEY BLOCK
I would like to demo my old house, but it's on a slopey block in Oyster Bay... Not the best access either!
Do you have recommendations or suggestions on who not to…
Marraya paniculata. Has white flowers and produces a really nice fragrance. We have the option to use this as a hedge too later if we want.
Jan 23, 2019 1:49 am
JG King Homes Colour Selection
Anyone who has or are building through JG king Homes.
What are their standard colour choices like?
Do they have much of a range. Did you upgrade?
It’s very difficult to provide any help, when there is no context to the question. To get an opinion, you need to provide a picture of the facade, colour of windows,…
It's been seven months since fairheaven started our house but still didn't finish the brick work. Feeling so disappointed why they are working so slow. Most of the time…
Knock down and rebuild duplex
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GJ Gardner Mountain Views 310
I’d love to follow your thread as we are keen on this design/floorplan also. You mentioned you’d put the link in but I can’t seem to find it anywhere??
Exposed waffle pod after slab pour?
I know it’s hard to tell from the photo but it’s definitely the pod. You can when see indentations from where things have bumped it. Sounds like it’s definitely…
Jan 21, 2019 7:29 am
New Home on Block with 2.5m fall
We bit the bullet and bought the block, convenience and location was ideal for our circumstances. Now to work with the land and find a builder to help build our home.…
Jan 21, 2019 5:08 am
Up close the bricks are shocking. Espresso colour and most are chipped exposing bright orange underneath. I have emailed my SS about both issues and will update this post following
Chipped PGH Bricks
I'm currently having the same problem with espresso bricks being chipped. Did anyone get this resolved?
Let’s talk staircases- Metricon build
Wow those stairs are beautiful!
Thanks for the photo. It is all about making everything else in the room work with the stairs....just hard to visualise when you can’t…
I know these are old posts, but thought I would see if I get any replies.
We purchased an Allworth Concerto from a developer on the NSW South Coast.
Hi guys! Anyone have nail popping in the ceiling of their new home?
Do you HAVE to repair it or could it be left (keeping an eye that it doesn't get worse).
East Village Leppington
Anyone here own lot 230 and 312? We would like to get some quotes for fencing soon. We are owner of lot 311.
If you want to have a read on upgrades at studio M. Have a read of my thread. Link below. You can spend a lot or as little as you want.
Our Charlton 36 by PD
Bricks: Austral Mushrrom with natural grey mortar
Roof: Tile barramundi
Windows: Aluminum white
Gutters: Monument colorbond
Front door: 2340mm…
Adenbrook homes-Worst experience ever
We built a custom design home with Adenbrook homes (Greater Sydney ) and we have had nothing but problems since moving in,& not to mention the end result is very poor the…