Building A New House
HELP:Builder wants to change door opening after construction
If you have evidence of another build utilising the door you want, and they agreed, then why the variation? If they cannot provide a reason why the smaller door has to go…
Engineering Changes Build - Dev Approval - Manor Lakes
hi all started building in manor lakes - during frame stage builder was asked to modify in engineering and so amendment to building permit was issued and awaiting for some…
Who else is building with Eden Brae?
Wondering if anyone can help find a suitable location for our whirlybird on our Cremorne. We're having solar installed and found out by looking at the roof that the…
Treated pine fencing - steel posts vs timber posts
What are the pros and cons of having steel posts vs plain treated pine posts for capped and lapped fencing? Is there a difference in price between the two options?
Building At Macarthur Heights (UWS Campbelltown)
If you have pre-built retaining walls on either side of your lot, I'd be careful about cut and fill of that much slope. My builder said they could cut and fill for a…
Review my Custom Floor plan? [Double Storey, NSW]
I was talking about the main entry, it’s seems very narrow and long, will be dark. Also in regards to the suggested en-suite change, if you make the void smaller…
Exterior trim colours - meltdown over shades of white and ne
Thanks aandsc - Im thinking maybe I should just change the window frames to surfmist., then just do all trims and everything outside surfmist as well. The reason I…
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2
I don’t have the internal colour package either . For internal we added fly screens, roller blind, security doors, nbn etc and upgraded the toilets. Electrical also…
Building in Crystal Waters, North Kellyville
For those who have built (or are building) in the estate just wanted to see if you were hit with a section 94 charge from council. My understanding is it is a charge for…
Stockland Elara at Marsden Park
Private inspection is discretionary. It is best if inspection is done at 4-5 stages of the build (slab, frame, lockup etc..) so defects can be identified and addressed…
Hamptons inspired architect design with attached granny flat
Looking good Hillsbuilds. Having that fairly seamless connection b/w outdoor and internal living (incl. what I assume is the pool undercover there in the middle?) will be…
New build Rawson Balmoral 38 - we have registered land.....
Hi Katran The house looks good. We are planning to go for 34 MK1. What are your suggestions. I have 11.5m Frontage lot.
Parcel Mailbox options, what are you getting or have
I find most parcel boxes look like filing cabinets. I highly recommend the Australian Parcel Box (www.australianparcelbox.com.au). It looks more like a classic pillar…
Monier Atura profile roof tiles or Colorbond Metal Roof
Second everything above.
Anyone building with wentworth 33 with Clarendon?
I am in Sydney. I dont think you can find Wentworth 35 design in any display homes. Your best bet is to see something similar design like Madison and Sheridan or…